Shark Week Gets Graphic (Novel)
Updated at 6:30 PM EDT on Monday, Nov 29, 2010
Shark Week fans, listen up!
Discovery Channel is expanding the wildly popular television program and publishing comic books.
The Silver Spring, Md., parent company of Discovery Channel and Animal Planet hopes to make a splash with its first comic book, “Top 10 Deadliest Sharks.”
Discovery Channel said the “Shark” comic book takes a serious but accessible look at some of the species’ deadliest and dangerous members.
The comic book features 10 stories based on real events and spotlighting a particular shark.
The non-fiction graphic novel comes out Wednesday.
It’s being published by Philadelphia’s Zenescope Entertainment under the Silver Dragon Books imprint.
Published at 6:16 PM EDT on Nov 29, 2010
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