Leesburg, FL (PRWEB) June 24, 2013
From Kingstone Media, the leader in faith-based comics and graphic novels, comes best-seller Randy Alcorn’s first graphic novel, Eternity, with veteran comic artist Javier Saltares. In Eternity, readers enter the vividly depicted world of first-century Jerusalem and Jesus’ classic story of the Rich Man and Lazarus.
Randy Alcorn, New York Times best-selling author of Heaven and the award-winning Safely Home; Randy Alcorn founded Eternal Perspective Ministries. With seven million books sold, Randy is an important name among Christian authors, and he is excited about the move into graphic novels.
June 24, 2013
Why: Background/story angles
Fastest-Growing Niche in Publishing—Source for Blockbuster Films
The success of films such as The Avengers ($1.5 billion worldwide), based on a comic, and TV shows like The Walking Dead on AMC (13 million viewers), based on a graphic novel, served as a wakeup call to the power of this market niche. Now, Kingstone Media stakes out the high ground for the faith-market of comics and graphic novels.
A New Way to Reach Young People
Art Ayris, CEO of Kingstone Media, offers this compelling story on why the Christian world needs to know about comics and graphic novels: “A very simple experiment I give to pastors or church leaders: ‘You are having a youth event. Lay Bibles on one table and comic books on another—where do you think the kids are heading?’” Talk to Art, a pastor himself, about the future of this niche for the faith community.
For interviews, contact: Michael Conrad Michael(at)Lovell-Fairchild(dot)com 214-616-0320
To learn more, visit KingstoneMedia.com.
And visit Lovell-Fairchild.com for:
● Kingstone—Eternity Press Release
● Kingstone—Eternity Fact Sheet
● Kingstone—Eternity Q&A
● Kingstone—Eternity Art Ayris bio
● Kingstone—Eternity Randy Alcorn bio
● Kingstone—Eternity Synopsis
● Kingstone—Eternity Endorsements