I’m so excited to share some info and page graphics with you today. My review will come a bit closer to release date which is in one month! Thank you to DC for my review copy.
From #1 New York Times bestselling writer Kami Garcia and Instagram superstar artist Gabriel Picolo, the dynamic duo behind the smash hit Teen Titans: Raven, comes the exciting next entry in the Teen Titans series, Teen Titans: Beast Boy. This new reimagining of Beast Boy’s origin story follows 17-year-old Garfield Logan as he takes on a dangerous set of dares in an attempt to get in with the popular crowd and win over the girl of his dreams. But when he starts going through an unexpected transformation, he discovers the savage truth about himself and who his real friends are.
Teen Titans: Beast Boy is a thrilling coming-of-age story about growing up…in more ways than one. This original young adult graphic novel \ examines themes like finding out who you really are, dealing with the pressure of societal expectations and wanting to be popular, finding your true friends, and unleashing your inner beast. Teen Titans: Beast Boy hits stores everywhere books are sold on 9/1/2020.
Praise for Teen Titans: Beast Boy
“Picolo’s art is crisp and angular… [Teen Titans: Beast Boy] pairs well with Garcia and Picolo’s Teen Titans: Raven.”
– School Library Journal
Praise for Teen Titans: Raven:
“Garcia’s ambitious origin story of a Teen Titan is funny and unequivocally feminist. Picolo’s gorgeous illustrations are dynamic and nuanced. Lovers of superheroes will appreciate this complex origin story.”
—School Library Journal
“Well-paced and thrilling; readers will fly high with Raven’s tale.”
“Picolo’s spare, effective use of color and slightly edgy art helps situate the story in a supernaturally tinged world of high-school drama. …Garcia’s exploration of the connection between memory and identity offers a promising entrée to the Teen Titans series.”
“Teen Titans: Raven takes all the best traits of both comic books and YA lit and merges them together to create an evocative and exciting origin story.”
“Relatable to its intended modern audience but true to the spirit of the character, Teen Titans: Raven is a refreshing and entertaining take on teen heroism that builds a solid foundation for future stories.”
These graphics are incredible and I can’t wait to read the whole book. Make sure you check back for my review, too.
Pre-order link: https://www.dccomics.com/graphic-novels/teen-titans-beast-boy