Amazon Publishing is expanding with the introduction of a new imprint dedicated to comics and graphic novels called Jet City Comics. Jet City joins Amazon’s growing roster of imprints which includes: 47North, AmazonCrossing, AmazonEncore, Montlake Romance, Thomas & Mercer, and Little A.
Jet City titles will be available through the Kindle store, as serialized comics released over multiple episodes, as standalone comics, as well as as bundled graphic novels. Print versions will be available as well through both Amazon and other comic retailers.
The first title available is called “Symposium #1.” It is the first Foreworld comic from the series created by Neal Stephenson, Greg Bear, Mark Teppo, Nicole Galland,Erik Bear, Joseph Brassey and Cooper Moo. In October, the imprint will publish an original adaptation of George R.R. Martin’s short story, “Meathouse Man,” as well as an adaptation of Hugh Howey’s science fiction novel, Wool.