Diamond is pleased to announce that it will represent Eureka Productions and its Graphic ClassicsÂź line of graphic novels exclusively into comic book specialty, library and bookstore channels worldwide.
Eureka Productionsâ Graphic Classics line is a series of graphic novels presenting great fiction in comics and illustration for readers twelve and up. Each volume features the works of the worldâs greatest authors, illustrated by some of the best artists working today in the fields of comics, illustration and fine arts. Through Diamondâs efforts, Eurekaâs publications will be more widely available in the book and library markets and through Diamondâs network of specialty shops and comic retailers.
âDiamond is pleased to work with Eureka Productions on expanding its presence in comic book shops and other marketsâ, said John Wurzer, Diamondâs Vice President of Purchasing. âTheir Graphic Classics volumes give us a great opportunity to offer customers an illustrated take on the literary classics.â
âIt is my hope that this new, closer relationship with Diamond will result in increased exposure and sales of the Graphic Classics line as it continues to expand,â said Tom Pomplun, Graphic Classics Publisher.
Eurekaâs titles are currently available through Diamondâs PREVIEWS catalog and through Diamond Book Distributorâs sales kits. Customers looking to pre-order these titles should contact their local retailer, or find a comic shop near them at www.comicshoplocator.com. New retailers interested in purchasing Eureka titles are encouraged to contact Diamondâs New Accounts Department at firstname.lastname@example.org or via phone at 443-318-8001.
ABOUT EUREKA PRODUCTIONS- Eureka Productions has published the Graphic ClassicsÂź series, now 24 volumes and growing, since 2001. The series adapts great literature to comics form for readers from ages 12 through adult. Unlike other comics adaptations of classics, these books are anthologies; they present a large number of short stories, with occasional poems and abridged novels, each illustrated by a different contemporary artist. Based in Mount Horeb, Wisconsin, editor and publisher Tom Pomplun works with contributing artists and scripters from all over the world. For a complete listing of Graphic Classics publications visit www.graphicclassics.com.
ABOUT DIAMOND BOOK DISTRIBUTORS (DBD)âDBD is a division of Diamond Comic Distributors, Inc., and is dedicated to making a wide selection of graphic novels and other pop culture merchandise available to bookstores, online retailers, libraries, schools, mass merchants and other retailers globally. DBD is the home to a number of world class publishers including Dark Horse Comics, publisher of award-winning and best-selling creators & series including Joss Whedon, Mike Mignola, Frank Miller, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Legend of Zelda, Conan and the Star Wars franchise; IDW, publisher of Transformers & My Little Pony; Image Comics, publisher of Robert Kirkmanâs The Walking Dead and Brian K. Vaughanâs SAGA; Dynamite Entertainment, publisher of the Green Hornet; and many others. For more information, visit Diamond Books on the web at www.diamondbookdistributors.com.
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