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First Second Will Be At NYCC, and Here's What They Will Be Up To

Written by Royal Nonesuch on Thursday, October 04 2012 and posted in News with Benefits
First Second Will Be At NYCC, and Here's What They Will Be Up To

The graphic novel publisher will have signings and panels and all kinds of convention-y things.

Source: Press Release

First Second has had a good year, and they seem to have more coming up for next year.  Before that happens, get to know them at New York Comic-Con, by attending their signings and panels listed below.





Graphic novel publisher First Second Books will be exhibiting at New York Comic-Con at booth #1214, featuring a great line-up of authors and some stellar programming. 

We're super-excited to be featuring Zack Giallongo (Broxo) and Mark Siegel (Sailor Twain), both of whom have books just coming out that week.  And the books are both awesome!  Who can resist barbarians fighting zombies?  Or seductively deadly mermaids? 


And we're also going to have Ben Hatke (Legends of Zita the Spacegirl) doing some programs and signings with us for his just-released graphic novel -- ladies and gentlemen, he's back from Italy and now a New York Times Best-Seller -- don't miss getting to see him!


Signings (at the :01 booth #1241):


2:00pm -- MK Reed (Americus)
3:00pm -- Zack Giallongo (Broxo)
4:00pm -- JT Petty (Bloody Chester)
5:00pm -- Ben Hatke (Legends of Zita the Spacegirl)


10:30am -- Ben Hatke (Legends of Zita the Spacegirl)
11:30 – Faith Erin Hicks (Friends With Boys)
12:00pm -- Carla Jablonski (Victory)
3:30pm -- Dave Roman (Astronaut Academy)
4:30pm -- Humayoun Ibrahim (The Moon Moth)
6:00pm -- Zack Giallongo (Broxo)


11:30am -- Mark Siegel (Sailor Twain)
12:30pm -- Jorge Aguirre (Giants Beware)
1:30pm -- Mike Cavallaro (Foiled)
2:30pm -- Zack Giallongo (Broxo)
3:30pm -- Dave Roman (Astronaut Academy)



9 – 10:00pm – Steampunk Panel w/ Mark Siegel


11:00am – 12:00pm – Mark Siegel Author Stage
5:15 – 6:15pm – Comics Quickfire drawing stage w/ Mark Siegel
7:45 – 8:45pm – Graphic Novels Panel w/ Zack Giallongo, Ben Hatke


10:45 – 11:45am – Kids Comics Panel w/ Zack Giallongo, Ben Hatke
1:00 – 2:00pm – Ben Hatke Author Stage
4:00 – 4:45pm – Kids Read Comics Stage w/ Zack Giallongo, Ben Hatke, Jorge Aguirre, George O’Connor
4:00 – 5:00pm – Getting Graphic with Girls w/ Lucy Knisley



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