First Second Driving Roaring Brook Sales; Earns Positive Reviews

October 2006
Book Publishing Report;10/23/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 41, p3
Trade Publication
The article reports on the success of First Second, the newest imprint of Roaring Brook Press, in releasing graphic novels in 2006. The company's publisher Simon Boughton said that he is pleased with the performance of the newest imprint and is planning to put out another 12 novels as well as an expansion on nonfiction output in 2007. Meanwhile, the novel by Gene Luen Yang titled "American Born Chinese" was nominated for a National Book Award.


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