The Pull List: @Onipress Solicitations For November 2017 thru January 2018
Fall 2017 Junior Library Guild Selection!
THE ALTERED HISTORY OF WILLOW SPARKS
(W/A/CA) Tara O’Connor (CA) Katy Farina IN STORES: 1/17/18 AGE RATING: Young Adult FORMAT: Softcover, 6″ x 9″ GENRE: Fantasy PRICE: $19.99 PAGE COUNT: 152
Willow Sparks and her best friend Georgia Pratt are at the bottom of the social ladder at Twin Pines High School, just trying to get through each day relatively unscathed. But when Willow finds a mysterious book that allows her to literally change her life, it feels like her luck is finally turning. As she becomes more and more popular with each entry into the book, her old life, including her friendship with Georgia, seems miles away. Yet as Willow will discover, every action has a reaction, and the future has unusual—even dangerous— ways of protecting itself.
DEAD OF WINTER #4 (OF 4)
(W) Kyle Starks (A/C) Gabo (CA) Brian Hurtt with Bill Crabtree IN STORES: 11/15/17 AGE RATING: Mature GENRE: Humor, Horror PRICE: $3.99 PAGE COUNT: 32
In this, the most thrilling of chapters, our heroes descend upon a police station to save a captured comrade, an apocalyptic psychotic goes to war against everyone, zombies zombies everywhere, and, yes, sweet friends, your new favorite hero, Sparky the Super Dog saves the day and we all learn not only what it takes to be a hero but exactly why that dog hates zombies so much.
HEARTTHROB, SEASON TWO #5 (OF 5)
(W) Christopher Sebela (A/CA) Robert Wilson IV (C/CA) Nick Filardi IN STORES: 11/8/17 AGE RATING: Mature GENRE: Crime PRICE: $3.99 PAGE COUNT: 32
Love is patient. Callie is trying to be while she plans a robbery that’s bigger than anything Mercer has ever seen. But as the FBI comes north in search of her, everyone she knows turns their backs on her. Callie will have to decide if loving Mercer is worth the price, especially when she finds out the truth about who and what he really is.
KAIJUMAX, SEASON THREE #5 (OF 6)
(W/A/C/CA) Zander Cannon IN STORES: 11/8/17 AGE RATING: Mature GENRE: Sci-fi PRICE: $3.99 PAGE COUNT: 32Under the new leadership of Hellmoth, members of the Cryptid Supremacist gang doggedly seek to uncover the identity of the one who turned state’s evidence, while the Creature from Devil’s Creek comes to understand how hollow the warden’s promise of witness protection really was. The compromised prison physician Dr. Zhang has finally escaped all suspicion for sneaking in contraband uranium, and life for her and her inmate paramour Zonn has gotten much calmer… perhaps too calm. Also: Ethical quandaries! Classic evil spirit banishment! An ill-considered attack! And… “You and me, let’s take a walk.”
INVADER ZIM #25
(W) Eric Trueheart (A) Warren Wucinich (C) Fred C. Stresing (CA) Warren Wucinich (Cover A), Jarrett Williams (Cover B) IN STORES: 11/11/17 AGE RATING: All Ages GENRE: Humor, Sci-fi PRICE: $3.99 PAGE COUNT: 32
The climactic battle begins! Wait, no… ZIM’s been captured, so… THE CLIMACTIC BEING-CAPTURED BEGINS! Now a prisoner of VIROOZ, ZIM has a lot to answer for. Questions so burning, we wouldn’t think of spoiling them here. But now ZIM must fight for his life on a barren world against an enemy who’s really, really disappointed in him. Part four of a four-part story!
MADE MEN #3
(W) Paul Tobin (A/CA) Arjuna Susini (C/CA) Gonzalo Duarte IN STORES: 11/15/17 AGE RATING: Mature GENRE: Action, Humor PRICE: $3.99 PAGE COUNT: 32Jutte sends her Made Men out on a wide variety of dangerous missions, all working towards the same goal—digging up any dirt on chief of police Hubert Grange, who may have ordered the hit that murdered her squad in the first place. Hadry’s on surveillance, while Ex, Gemini, and Leo work intel. And as for Jutte? Well, hell, now it’s her turn to get laid.
NIGHT’S DOMINION, SEASON TWO #4 (OF 4)
(W/A/C/CA) Ted Naifeh IN STORES: 11/22/17 AGE RATING: Mature GENRE: Fantasy, Adventure PRICE: $3.99 PAGE COUNT: 32A new force, the Amaraddan Guard, rules the streets of Umber, forcing citizens into indentured servitude to pay fines imposed upon them. With Emerane dead and the Furie still in hiding, the city’s only hope lies with demi-god Grael. But when the Guard finds and exploits Grael’s weakness, who will be left to stop them?
RICK AND MORTY™: POCKET LIKE YOU STOLE IT #5 (OF 5)
(W) Tini Howard (A) Marc Ellerby (C) Katy Farina (CA) Marc Ellerby withKaty Farina (Cover A), Will Kirkby (Cover B) IN STORES: 11/22/17 AGE RATING: Teen, 16+ GENRE: Humor, Sci-fi PRICE: $3.99 PAGE COUNT: 32
Morty has made it through the labyrinth, and arrived at the Council of Ricks. Now he just has to gain entrance, defeat all the Ricks, and free all the Mortys. Should be totally doable for a Morty, or not, who cares, the multiverse is endless and nothing matters—except for the epic finale of Rick and Morty™: Pocket Like You Stole It!
Guest issue written by Pamela Ribon (SLAM!, Disney’s Moana) and illustrated by Rick and Morty™storyboard artist Erica Hayes!
RICK AND MORTY™ #32
(W) Pamela Ribon (A) Erica Hayes (C) Katy Farina (CA) CJ Cannon with Katy Farina (Cover A), Terry Blas (Cover B) IN STORES: 11/29/17 AGE RATING: Teen, 16+ GENRE: Humor, Sci-fi PRICE: $3.99 PAGE COUNT: 32
Special guest issue written by Pamela Ribon (SLAM!, Disney’s Moana) and illustrated by Erica Hayes (Rick and Morty™ storyboard artist)! Picking up after the events of “Raising Gazorpazorp,” Summer is in possession of a brand-new pink spaceship. After triggering the ship’s AI, Summer grows closer and closer with the ship, embarking on amazing adventures together. But there’s such a thing as too close…
(W) Kyle Starks, Sean Vanaman, Olly Moss (A) CJ Cannon, Kyle Starks, Marc Ellerby, Benjamin Dewey, Andy Hirsch (C) Katy Farina, Marc Ellerby, Benjamin Dewey, Rian Sygh (CA) CJ Cannon with Katy Farina IN STORES: 12/06/17 AGE RATING: Teen, 16+ GENRE: Humor, Sci-fi PRICE: $19.99 PAGE COUNT: 128
Catch up on the adventures of sociopathic genius scientist Rick Sanchez as he drags his inherently timid grandson Morty Smith on dangerous adventures across the universe! This volume features Eisner Award-nominated writer Kyle Starks (Sexcastle, Kill Them All) in collaboration with series artists CJ Cannon, Marc Ellerby, and guest artist Benjamin Dewey (The Autumnlands), plus guest writers Sean Vanaman and Olly Moss (Firewatch)! Watch with horror as Earth is invaded by aliens and Jerry is sent to stop them! Confront ethical conundrums when Rick clones Morty! Glue your eyeballs to interdimensional cable! All that and more in this volume of Rick and Morty™ comics, collecting issues #26-30 of the ongoing series!
From Archer producer and art director, Neal Holman!
(W) Neal Holman (A/CA) Clayton McCormack (C/CA) Kelly Fitzpatrick IN STORES: 1/31/18 AGE RATING: Mature FORMAT: Softcover GENRE: Sci-fi, Humor PRICE: $19.99 PAGE COUNT: 128
MARS. The near future-ish. For now, mostly a military base, a place where people like Superintendent Denton Coyle get stuck doing the same thing every day. Until a bomb goes off, killing hundreds of humans. The easy explanation is to say the Locals did it—they haven’t been so happy with the human population moving in. But Coyle doesn’t think it’s that simple… especially after he finds a key piece of evidence linking the present events to those of his past. This hilarious and never introspective mystery should either leave you satisfied or feeling like you’re about to crap your pants. Ideally, both.
(W/A/CA) Ted Naifeh (C) Warren Wucinich IN STORES: 1/24/18 AGE RATING: All Ages FORMAT: Softcover, 6″ x 9″ GENRE: Fantasy PRICE: $12.99 PAGE COUNT: 144
Courtney Crumrin has learned a lot about magic after moving in with her great uncle Aloysius, and her education is far from over. Enter the Coven of Mystics, Hillsborough’s mystical council, who ensure witches and wizards don’t abuse their powers. Though sometimes things fall out of their jurisdiction… and when a night creature is blamed for crimes against the community, they’ll do everything in their power to see justice done. Only one problem—the creature is innocent. But can Courtney find the real culprit before the Coven intervenes?
From master illustrator and Pixar Animation Studios artist, Scott Morse!
(W/A/CA) Scott Morse IN STORES: 1/17/18 AGE RATING: Teen FORMAT: Hardcover, 6″ x 9″ GENRE: Sci-fi, Fantasy PRICE: $39.99 PAGE COUNT: 520
Returning to print in a stunning new hardcover edition, Soulwind collects Scott Morse’s epic graphic novel series in a single tome. Beginning with a boy transported across the universe to retrieve a legendary sword, and ending with an old woman unraveling the true account of creation, Soulwind is a tale of ancient myth, classic fairy tales, modern pulp, and futuristic adventure with incredible heart.
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