BOOM! Studios will release Patrick McHale’s new original graphic novel Bags (Or a Story Thereof). McHale, the creator of the Emmy Award-winning animated series Over The Garden Wall, is joined by artist artist Gavin Fullerton (Space Chickens in Space) and colorist Whitney Cogar (Steven Universe) on the July 10 release. The OGN is being released under the publisher’s younger readers imprint KaBOOM!

Bags (Or a Story Thereof) is about a man, John Motts, and his dog Beth. When Beth goes missing, John’s search leads him to a policeman’s home, an advice-giving walrus, and the dark woods on the edge of town.

BOOM! releases comics and OGNs based on Over the Garden Wall, with a new one from Jonathan Case and John Golden set for release in October (see “Kids Comics Roundup: More 'Witch Boy,' 'Over the Garden Wall'”).

McHale is also working on the script for Guillermo Del Toro’s Pinocchio (see “Del Toro's 'Pinocchio'”)

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