Dystopia has published the first French translation of Thomas Ligotti's work, titled Chants du Cauchemar et de la Nuit. The book is a selection of short stories, chosen and translated by the French author Anne-Sylvie Homassel.
FilmNation Entertainment has optioned film rights to Danica Novgorodoff's graphic novel The Undertaking of Lily Chen, published in March by First Second.
Illustrators Shelli Paroline and Braden Lamb have teamed up with author Ian Lendler on a new children’s picture book, ONE DAY A DOT, about the evolution of the cosmos and mankind, to be published by First Second Books. Paroline and Lamb are the illustrators of the Eisner and Harvey-award winning Adventure Time comic books. Lendler is the author of such books as The Undone Fairy Tale and The Stratford Zoo Midnight Revue Presents: Macbeth.
True Detective executive producer and writer Nic Pizzolatto in the Wall Street Journal on the influence of Thomas Ligotti on the dark philosophy in the show, in particular his book The Conspiracy Against the Human Race.
Starred review from Publisher's Weekly for George O'Connor's new picture book IF I HAD A RAPTOR, published this month by Candlewick. PW calls O'Connor, author of the NYT-bestselling Olympians series, "a master cartoonist who strikes an ideal balance between visual sophistication and warmth."
Kimberle Crenshaw discusses the One Billion Rising for Justice campaign to stop violence against women.
How to Train a Train by Jason Eaton is the #5 bestseller on the Pacific Northwest Bookseller Association list for Children's Illustrated books.
Congrats to Mark Siegel, whose Sailor Twain or The Mermaid in the Hudson has spent five weeks on the New York Times bestseller list for Graphic Novels.
Three books from George O'Connor's Olympians series all hit the New York Times Bestseller list for Graphic Novels (Paperback). Aphrodite at #4, Poseidon at #7, and Hades at #9.
A conversation with Nas and Michael Eric Dyson on the current state of hip-hop at Georgetown University, in anticipation of the 20th anniversary of Illmatic.