Today, Comics Beat is delighted to reveal the covers for two exciting upcoming comic adaptations of The Babysitters Club. Based on the beloved prose series written by Ann M. Martinthe Scholastic Graphix adaptations are introducing countless new readers to The Baby-Sitters Club.
The Babysitters Club
The first of the two new titles to be released will be The Baby-sitters Club: Kristy and the Walking Disaster by Ellen T. Crenshaw. The 16th title in the Graphix adaptation series, Kristy and the Walking Disaster is scheduled for arrival at your local bookstore and/or public library in September 2024. However, you can get your first look at the cover, interior excerpt and author image, right here right now:
The next title to be released will be Baby-sitters Little Sister: Karen’s Grandmothers by DK Yingst. The 9th title in the Baby-sitters Little Sister series, Karen’s Grandmothers is scheduled for arrival at your local bookstore and/or public library in October 2024. Here’s the cover reveal, interior excerpt and author image for that title:
Arriving in Autumn 2024
Crenshaw and Yingst are the latest creators to adapt volumes of Martin’s iconic series to sequential graphic narrative, and they’re joining some good company. This includes Raina Telgemeier, Gabriela Epstein and Chan Chau. And it’s worth noting that there of the previous volumes in the Babysitters Club and Baby-sitters Little Sister series have hit national bestseller lists!
What do you think of the covers and excerpts included above? Have you had a chance to check out any of the Graphix adaptations of The Babysitters Club series yet? Do you plan on picking up Kristy and the Walking Disaster and Karen’s Grandmothers when will they arrive in Autumn 2024?
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