Telgemeier Turbocharging Category
April 27, 2015
The kids graphic novel market, already growing at a significant pace, has been turbocharged by the release of Raina Telgemeier’s Sisters .
'Ms. Marvel,' 'Multiversity' On Top
April 22, 2015
The nominees for the 2015 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards were announced today.
On ALA's New List
April 13, 2015
The American Library Association has released a new list of the most frequently challenged books for the last year, which includes three acclaimed graphic novels.
Graphic Novels Breaking Out Across Segments
February 27, 2015
Retailers we interviewed were more optimistic about the prospects for the year than at any time since ICv2 began producing its magazine more than a decade ago.
From 'ICv2's Internal Correspondence' #87
February 27, 2015
This chart of the ICv2 "Kids/Tweens GN Franchises" reflects sales in all channels for Fall/Holidays 2014.
Children's Choice Book Awards Finalists
February 20, 2015
Six graphic novels are among the finalists for the Children’s & Teen Choice Book Awards, a record showing for the medium (the previous high was three).
Strong Showing for Female Creators
February 6, 2015
Female creators or co-creators accounted for six of the top 20 titles in the"Top 20 Adult Graphic Novels" in the book channel in January.
For Scholastic's Graphix Line
January 29, 2015
On the occasion of its tenth anniversary, Scholastic’s Graphix imprint has announced several future projects with all-star graphic novel creators.
January 26, 2015
Sales of print copies of adult fiction graphic novels in bookstores rose by 13% during 2014 according to data released by Nielsen BookScan.
The 'New Mainstream' as a Third Graphic Novel Category
January 7, 2015
In Part 2, we discuss the graphic novel market and "the new mainstream" as a graphic novel category.