Debut creators Nicholas Aflleje & Sarah DeLaine announce national book tour this May for new LITTLE GIRLS graphic novel
March 11, 2019
PORTLAND, OR 3.11.2019 — In celebration of Little Girls hitting shelves, debut creators Nicholas Aflleje and Sarah DeLaine will go on a 12 city national book tour this May—with events featuring live band performances—to promote the release of this haunting new standalone graphic novel.
Little Girls tour dates and locations:
April 27 - Jacksonville, Florida
Coliseum of Comics - Riverside
featuring Sleepless and Glazed
May, 6 - Orlando, Florida
BAMF! Comics & Collectibles
featuring Vivian K and Body Heat
May, 7 - Charlotte, North Carolina
Heroes Aren't Hard To Find
featuring Petrov and more
May, 8 - Washington, D.C.
featuring BRNDA and more
May, 9 - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Brave New Worlds - Old City
May, 11 - Brooklyn, New York
May, 12 - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
New Dimension Comics - Waterfront
at 3 Rivers Comicon
May, 13 - Chicago, Illinois
Challengers Comics + Conversation
featuring KACHI the BAND and Gentle Heat
May, 14 - St. Louis, Missouri
Apotheosis Comics & Lounge
featuring Jr. Clooney and more
May, 16 - Dallas, Texas
Red Pegasus Games & Comics
featuring Two Knights and more
May, 17 - Austin, Texas
Austin Books & Comics
featuring Luvweb and Mean Girls
May, 18 - New Orleans, Louisiana
Crescent City Comics
About the Little Girls graphic novel:
Something hunts people on the outskirts of town…
Sam and Lielet are two new friends living in Ethiopia. They’re dealing with the kind of problems that all kids have: judgmental social cliques, condescending adults, alienation… and a legendary brain-eating monster straight out of folklore. Sure, it’s not going to be easy, but all they have to do is live through it. Showcasing a quietly unsettling plot and building tension similar to Nick Drnaso’s Sabrina and Adrian Tomine’s Killing and Dying, Aflleje and DeLaine construct a poignant story of otherness and mystery.
Little Girls (ISBN: 9781534310599, Diamond Code: FEB190018) hits comic shops on Wednesday, April 24 and bookstores on Tuesday, April 30. You can pre-order your copy now at your local comic shop, Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Books-a-Million, IndieBound, Indigo.
For digital readers, Little Girls will be available for purchase across many digital platforms, including the official Image Comics iOS app, Amazon Kindle, Apple Books, comiXology, and Google Play.