NBM in April: Ghetto Brother

February 24, 2015 by  
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April will be a big month for NBM! We are releasing GHETTO BROTHER- Warrior to Peacemaker, by Julian Voloj and Claudia Ahlering. Ghetto Brother tells the story of Benjy Melendez who brought a truce to the gangs of New York in the 70s. GHETTO BROTHER- Warrior to Peacemaker Julian Voloj, Claudia Ahlering Introduction by Jeff Chang, […]

New NBM for April ’15: Ghetto Brother

January 27, 2015 by  
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GHETTO BROTHER, the true story of how a NYC gang leader turned into a peacemaker in the 60s, leads NBM’s offerings in Diamond Previews magazine for February. This April, Julian Voloj and Claudia Ahlering bring you an illustrated biography of Benjy Melendez in GHETTO BROTHER: Warrior to Peacemaker”. Voloj made the blog last year when […]

On Speechlessness and Fundamentalism

January 13, 2015 by  
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I was about to proudly announce that my graphic novel Religion: a Discovery in Comics will be published this year by NBM – when the attack on Charlie Hebdo happened and left me speechless. This might not be the best time to promote a work that puts pictures and religious thought together. Or maybe it […]

Happy New Year!

January 2, 2015 by  
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Here’s the New Year’s card Yiri and I made: Yes, it’s a direct tribute to this famous Calvin & Hobbes strip by Bill Watterson: What are we dancing about in the New Year? Well, for the pending publication of Religion: a Discovery in Comics, for starters. It will be out at NBM in Fall, and […]

New NBM in March 2015: Lulu Anew

January 2, 2015 by  
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NBM’s March selections are now appearing in Diamond Previews magazine. Head down to your nearest comic book store to place your preorders! This March, LULU ANEW makes its English debut. The graphic novel has already been turned into a movie in its native country, France. This is the second translated piece NBM has done by […]

Girl in Dior advances are in… looks scrumptious

December 31, 2014 by  
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                          The book is in! One of our most beautiful productions. A quarter-bound (with cloth around the spine) hardcover with raised titles and spot lamination which hopefully this photo shows you… We received a few advance copies for press via air freight. The […]

New NBM for March ’15: 101 Outstanding Graphic Novels

December 30, 2014 by  
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NBM’s March selections are now appearing in Diamond Previews magazine. Head down to your nearest comic book store to place your preorders! What’s your favorite graphic novel? Do you have a personal list of your best comics? Stephen Weiner has curated his list of outstanding graphic novels. Now, in the list’s third incarnation, Stephen shares 101 […]

Beauty and Miss Don’t Touch Me now on Comixology

December 24, 2014 by  
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Just in time for Xmas, you can now get Beauty, one of our 2014 bestsellers, and Miss Don’t Touch Me on Comixology, Sequential and wherever e-books are sold! MORE about Beauty MORE about Miss Don’t Touch Me Most of NBM’s books from 2013 and 2014 are available as e-books wherever they are sold. They can make nice gifts! […]

NBM Creators Honored with Grand Prix Nominations at Angouleme 2015

Angoulême’s highest award, the Grand Prix, has announced next year’s nominees. Along with the title comes the responsibility of President of the 2016 festival and the design of the poster. This year’s winner was Bill Watterson, creator of Calvin and Hobbes. Among the list are many NBM greats!   Christophe Blain- ISAAC THE PIRATE, THE […]

NBM for February: Some French Goodies

December 17, 2014 by  
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February’s Diamond Previews catalog is in comic stores now! NBM has some great offerings to showcase in February including the remarkable GIRL IN DIOR, by Annie Goetzinger.                       GIRL IN DIOR Annie Goetzinger The Girl in Dior is Clara, a freshly hired chronicler, fan of fashion […]