Coming in September: EL DEAFO! I’m very excited.
It’s my first graphic novel. It’s published by Amulet Books. It looks like this:
The stuff in the book is just about exciting enough to merit bullet points! You’ll read about:
- Hearing Loss!
- Super-powerful Hearing Aids!
- A Busted Pencil!
- The Quest for a True Friend!
Advance Reader Copies will be available at Book Expo America. Here’s the cover of the ARC:
Did you see the very generous blurbs? Be sure to check out the amazing things that the lovely folks who wrote the blurbs produce and do. I am in awe of all of them, and they are exciting enough to merit bullet points also:
The inside art looks like this, in sturdy black-and-white:
The final art looks like this, in Glorious Technicolor, thanks to Eisner-winning Superfriend David Lasky:
I’ll be signing copies at BEA in NYC on Thursday, May 29th at 11:00 (Abrams Booth #2727!). Be sure to get in line for Tom Angleberger‘s signing at 10:00 on the same day. He’ll have copies of The QwikPick Papers: Poop Fountain, and maybe, just maybe, you’ll get a sneak peek of the latest Origami Yoda book, Emperor Pickletine Rides the Bus!
I’ll be posting a lot more stuff about El Deafo this summer in anticipation of its debut. Check back in and check it out!