OverDrive, the leading distributor of digital books to libraries, recently announced that digital lending increased 10 percent over 2021.
It’s a good time to be writing comics and graphic novels. Sales in the category increased 62 percent in 2021 in the US and Canada.
Webtoon Wattpad Studios is launching Webtoon Unscrolled, a new graphic novel imprint that will bring previously digital-only Webtoon comics to bookstores.
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kybound Entertainment—an imprint of Image Comics—is launching Skybound Comet in 2022 to publish original graphic novels for the YA and middle-grade market.
Legendary Comics YA will be part of the larger Legendary Entertainment business, founded in 2000 as a film production and financing company.
Little Simon Graphic Novels will publish for readers aged five to nine; so far, all titles are based on existing series.
Earlier this month, Tapas announced new functionality for creators to self-publish through their platform.
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The Hot Sheet Index reviews the top ten publishers for unit sales in 2016 and also looks at total sales for comics and graphic novels.