Comic Book 2018

Children’s Book Week Comic

Graphic Novel

The Children’s Book Week Comic is a free anthology comic featuring short stories from some of the biggest children’s graphic novel creators. The comic will be distributed for free online to celebrate Children’s Book Week. This comic promotes visual literacy and supplements under-resourced schools and libraries.

The contributors include:

Jeffrey Brown
Mike Cavallaro
Ben Costa and James Parks
Norm Feuti
David Gallagher and Steve Ellis
Charise Mericle Harper
Keith Knight
Falynn Koch
Laurent Linn
Mike Lawrence
Matt Loux
Mike Maihack
Matt McElligott
Chris Schweizer
Tillie Walden
Gene Luen Yang and John Patrick Green

The comic is available in two formats. Digital for reading on your computer, tablet, or smart phone, or a version you can print out and assemble.


Click the link to download the digital version

Print & Assemble

Follow these instructions to print out and assemble your own Children’s Book Week Comic.

  1. Click the link and download the Print & Assemble File
  2. Open the Print & Assemble File
  3. Print

Recommended Printer settings

It is recommended that you print in landscape orientation on standard 8.5 x 11” paper. Select Fit to Page and print double sided (Flip on Long Edge)

  1. Do not reorder the pages as they come out of the printer. When the comic is finished printing, fold the stack of pages in half along the dashed line. The number 14 should be folded onto the number 15 on the top page
  2. Turn the comic over and staple along the crease to secure the pages in place.

Color your comic!

Share it with others!

FREE graphic novel “ONE WORLD, MANY STORIES” for Children’s Book Week available for download! Featuring authors/illustrators like @geneluenyang, @mikemaihack, Jeffrey Brown, @KeefKnight & more. Get it here: #CBW18

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