NBM gave us a first look at their upcoming BD releases.

In May, Dominique Osuch and Sandrine Martin examine the controversial sculptor, painter, and filmmaker Niki de Saint Phalle in Niki de Saint Phalle: The Garden of Secrets. The 186-page, full-color hardcover has an MSRP of $24.99.

Renowned French cartoonist David B. tells the story of Hasib, a young woodcutter, in A Tale of a Thousand and One Nights: Hasib & the Queen of Serpents. A fantasy-adventure for mature readers, the 112-page full-color hardcover will be available in July for an MSRP of $24.99.

The Provocative Colette is Annie Goetzinger’s biography of Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette, the revered early 20th century French author, as Colette uses writing to emancipate herself from the exploitation of her philandering husband. The 128-page, full-color hardcover will be available in August for an MSRP of $24.99.

Two volumes of the definitive edition of Vicente Segrelles’ The Mercenary are due in 2018: Volume 3: The Trials in April and Volume 4: The Sacrifice in July. Each 64-page, full-color hardcover volume has an MSRP of $17.99.

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