Press Release: NEW YORK COMIC CON 2018
ABRAMS Returns to New York Comic Con 2018 Booth #2228
New York, NY; September 2018: ABRAMS returns to New York Comic Con and will participate in nineteen panels, host numerous author signings, sell signed books and exciting Comic Con exclusives, as well as offer sneak peeks at their spring 2019 list. ABRAMS is also celebrating two Harvey Award nominations this year. There will be in-booth discounts on all books and calendars, galley giveaways, and new books for sale across numerous imprints including Abrams ComicArts, Abrams, Amulet Books, and SelfMadeHero.
New York Comic Con Exclusives:
(available while supplies last)
BoJack Horseman: The Art Before the Horse by Chris McDonnell—Fans who purchase the book will receive a free BoJack headshot pre-signed by show creator Raphael Bob-Waksberg and production designer Lisa Hanawalt. Author Chris McDonnell will sign copies at the Abrams booth (#2228).
The Wes Anderson Collection: Isle of Dogs by Lauren Wilford and Ryan Stevenson—exclusive NYCC manga insert with purchase
The Flash: The Secret Files of Barry Allen: The Ultimate Guide to the Hit TV Show—NYCC exclusive “Unmasked” Variant Edition of the book for sale
Lafayette! by Nathan Hale—advance copies availableat NYCC only
(book goes on sale 10/16/18)
Avatar, the Last Airbender: The Rise of Kyoshi by F. C. Yee
in consultation with Michael Dante DiMartino—posters
Monsters of the Week: The Complete Critical Companion to The X-Files by Zack Handlen and Todd VanDerWerff—advance copies availableat NYCC only (book goes on sale 10/16/18). Free posters.
Wet Hot American Summer: The Annotated Screenplay by David Wain and Michael Showalter—advance copies available at NYCC only
(book goes on sale 10/9/18)
Breaking Bad 101: The Complete Critical Companion (paperback edition) by Alan Sepinwall—advance copies available at NYCC only (book goes on sale 10/23/18)
(See bottom of the release for the signing schedule)
Kindred: A Graphic Novel Adaptation (paperback edition)—writer Damian Duffy and illustrator John Jennings will be on hand to sign copies.
The Bridge: How the Roeblings Connected Brooklyn to New York—writer Peter J. Tomasi will be on hand to sign copies.
Showtime at the Apollo—writer Ted Fox and illustrator James Otis Smith will be on hand to sign free galleys.
Apollo—writers Matt Fitch and Chris Baker will be on hand to sign copies.
Lumberjanes: The Moon Is Up—author Mariko Tamaki and illustrator Brooklyn Allen will be on hand to sign copies.
Lafayette!—author Nathan Hale will be on hand to sign advance copies.
FREE Giveaways at Abrams Booth #2228 while supplies last!
Run: Book One by John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, Afua Richardson, and Nate Powell—samplers
Showtime at the Apollo by Ted Fox, illustrated by James Otis Smith—galleys
Nobody’s Fool: The Life and Times of Schlitzie the Pinhead by Bill Griffith—galleys
Marvel Studios: The First Ten Years: The Definitive Story Behind the Blockbuster Studio by Tara Bennett and Paul Terry—posters
The Bridge by Peter J. Tomasi and Sara DuVall—posters
Ronan Boyle and the Bridge of Riddles by Thomas Lennon—samplers
Stain by A. G. Howard—samplers
Nathan Hale’s Hazardous Tales series by Nathan Hale—bookmarks and posters
Lumberjanes by Mariko Tamaki and Brooklyn Allen—bookmarks
Jack and the Geniuses series by Bill Nye and Gregory Mone—bookmarks
Giant Days by Non Pratt—college packing list
The Flash by Barry Lyga—posters
The Moviemaking Magic of Star Wars—posters
Abrams ComicArts postcards!
PLUS DAILY CONTESTS, MORE GIVEAWAYS, AND SPECIAL SHOW DISCOUNTS ON ALL BOOKS AND CALENDARS