IDW is also home to the Library of American Comics imprint, which publishes classic comic reprints; Yoe! Since its inception in 2001 they have produced adaptations of novels by bestselling authors including George R. Promotional info for the first volume collected edition - "Five Mercy Thompson novels have topped the New York Times best-seller list, and her premiere graphic novel did the same.Now Patricia Briggs' heroic shape-shifter returns to comics!
To the human inhabitants of the Tri-Cities she's an oddity, a female mechanic operating her own garage.To the town's darker residents, werewolves, vampires, and fae, she's a walker, a last-of-her-kind magical being with the power to become a coyote.Mercy warily straddles the fine line dividing our everyday world from that darker dimension...'till a boy, mauled by vicious werewolves and forever changed by the attack and on the run from those who committed the crime, appears at her door. Outnumbered and out-muscled, can Mercy possibly save the boy... " This is all six issues of the miniseries in cover-to-cover scans thanks to HW-DCP. The novel introduces Mercedes “Mercy” Thompson, a talented Volkswagen mechanic living in Washington State, who also happens to be a “walker,” a magical being with the power to shift into a coyote at will.
is being written by Derek Ruiz, with art by Clint Hilinski.The first of the four-issue series will be available in February 2010 from IDW, with subsequent issues shipping on a monthly basis thereafter.The graphic novel is scheduled to be published in August 2010 by IDW, and will be distributed by Diamond Books Distributor.Briggs has written four Mercy Thompson novels written to date, the last of which, , is scheduled for publication in March 2010. “We’re thrilled to be working with IDW on this project,” says Vice President Les Dabel. “Their track record speaks for itself, and we really feel they’ve been making a lot of smart moves within the industry the last couple years.” Patricia Briggs’ Mercy Thompson: Moon Called #1 IDW is an award-winning publisher of comic books, graphic novels and trade paperbacks, based in San Diego, California.