Amazon’s Best Graphic Novels of 2008

Is it really too soon? Amazon joins PW with a list of the best graphic novels of 2008: The Umbrella Academy Volume 1, Gerard Way and Gabriel Ba What It Is, Lynda Barry An Anthology of Graphic Fiction, Cartoons, and True Stories: Volume 2 edited by Ivan Brunetti Bottomless Belly Button, Dash Shaw The Alcoholic, […]

BATTLING BOY optioned at Paramount

Paul Pope’s BATTLING BOY isn’t due until 2010 from First Second, but it already has a coveted movie option from Brad Pitt’s Paramount shingle. Paramount Pictures has acquired Paul Pope’s upcoming graphic novel “Battling Boy,” with Brad Pitt’s Plan B shingle to produce the adaptation. Gritty tale centers on the son of a god or […]