Acclaimed Publisher Debuts New Exclusives & More in January 2019
BOOM! Studios announced today the company’s exclusive merchandise debuting at ALA MidWinter 2019 to be held from January 25th-29th, 2019 at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle, WA.
The award-winning publisher will debut these new exclusives at booth #626, which will sport a fresh new environment alongside advance looks at key 2019 graphic novel titles including Buffy The Vampire Slayer (Jordie Bellaire, Dan Mora, & Joss Whedon), The Avant-Guards (Carly Usdin & Noah Hayes), The Magicians: Alice’s Story (Lev Grossman, Lilah Sturges & Pius Bak), and Just Beyond: The Scare School (R.L Stine, Kelly & Nichole Matthews) and more!
The exclusive merchandise available to attendees at BOOM! Studios’ booth includes:
- The Magicians: Alice’s Story ALA MW Exclusive Chapter One ARC
- Free to librarians and educators, available during signing opportunity with Lilah Sturges from 1-2pm on Saturday, January 26th.
- ALA MidWinter Ribbons
- Free in a dozen styles, available at BOOM! Studios booth #626 while supplies last beginning Friday, January 25th
In addition to visiting the booth for signings and giveaways, attendees are invited to stop by the BOOM! Studios for the BOOM! Studios Tea Time between 4-5pm on Saturday, January 26th and Sunday, January 27th to indulge in some tea, cookies and comics discussion with BOOM! Studios staff and creators.
BOOM! Studios will also host a star-studded roundtable panel discussion on graphic fiction, with full details below:
Monday, January 28th
BOOM! STUDIOS: DISCOVER YOURS AT ALA MIDWINTER
(10:00-10:50AM, Pop Top Stage)
Join Jordie Bellaire (Buffy The Vampire Slayer), Lilah Sturges (Lumberjanes: The Infernal Compass and The Magicians: Alice’s Story) and CB Lee (Ben 10: The Truth is Out There) for a discussion on the diverse, award-winning imprints of BOOM! Studios, Archaia, BOOM! Box, and KaBOOM!. Hosted by Arune Singh (VP Marketing, BOOM! Studios), this roundtable discussion will tackle the challenges in creating original concepts in the current market; modernizing beloved pop culture icons; and the path forward to a more inclusive industry.
“BOOM! Studios is heading to ALA Midwinter with a guarantee for every librarian – you’ll leave our booth with more than one new book perfect for the patrons walking through your doors every day,” said Arune Singh, VP Marketing, BOOM! Studios. “We’re excited to meet each of the librarians making such a huge impact in their communities by offering them different limited edition exclusives, meet & greet opportunities with some of our most popular creators, an exciting selection of graphic novels from our diverse library, tasty treats and more each day!”