For this year’s Free Comic Book Day on May 4, DC will be highlighting titles from their Zoom (middle grade) and Ink (YA) young reader imprints.
DC’s Gold Title will be Under The Moon: A Catwoman Tale, featuring a free chapter from the upcoming YA graphic novel; the full book is scheduled to arrive in stores on May 7. The Silver Title is Dear Justice League, which includes sample chapters from the MG graphic novel hitting shelves on August 6.
DC’s full descriptions are below:
UNDER THE MOON: A CATWOMAN TALE FCBD SPECIAL EDITION (Gold Title)
When fifteen-year-old Selina Kyle becomes homeless, she must confront questions of who she is and who she will become. From The New York Times bestselling author Lauren Myracle and artist Isaac Goodhart, comes a story about a teenage Catwoman as she struggles to find her own identity while living on the streets of Gotham City. This FCBD special edition features a chapter from DC Ink’s upcoming original graphic novel, Under the Moon: A Catwoman Tale plus a sneak peek at Teen Titans: Raven, another DC Ink graphic novel by The New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Kami Garcia and artist Gabriel Picolo.
DEAR JUSTICE LEAGUE FCBD SPECIAL EDITION (Silver Title)
The greatest Super Heroes in the DC universe, the Justice League, answer mail from their biggest fans– kids! Courtesy of Michael Northrop, The New York Times bestselling author of TombQuest, and artist Gustavo Duarte, DC’s iconic Super Heroes find time to answer questions both big and small when they are not busy saving the world. Their honest and humorous responses will surprise and delight readers of any age, as it turns out that being a superhero is not too different from being a kid. This FCBD special edition features two chapters starring Superman and Hawkgirl from DC Zoom’s upcoming original graphic novel, Dear Justice League.