March Book One
the first volume in a planned trilogy depicting Rep. John Lewis' experiences as a member of the Big Six leaders of the Civil Rights movement — made a huge impact on the comics and publishing worlds, earning massive critical praise as well as being named a Coretta Scott King Honor Book, and being assigned as required reading at Michigan State and Marquette Universities.
The follow-up graphic novel, March Book Two
) looks to equal (if not surpass) its predecessor, having earned widespread media coverage and positive reviews since its release.
To support this historic series, IDW/Top Shelf will also launch a super-sized hardcover edition (DEC150513)
. Plus, this year's FCBD features a FCBD MARCH Trilogy Sampler
from Top Shelf as one of the silver books!
DON'T MISS MARCH'S COVERAGE THIS MLK DAY
On Monday, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, January 18, The Diane Rehm Show will be re-running their hour-long interview with Congressman John Lewis & Andrew Aydin, which airs on NPR and Sirius Satellite Radio.
Additionally on Monday, CSPAN-2 will broadcast (twice — at 2:30pm and 8:30pm EST) the one-hour BookTV speech by Congressman John Lewis & Andrew Aydin from Miami Book Fair.
After MLK day, there will also be a MARCH interview on Fusion's America with Jorge Ramos (10pm EST).
Be sure to recognize Rep. John Lewis as a revolutionary man with a unique and inspiring story!