Hey everyone! I am so excited to share this sneak peak with you today! Swamp Thing: Twin Branches is an upcoming graphic novel by Maggie Stiefvater and Morgan Beem publishing on October 13th by DC Comics. I am so excited to read this. I adore Maggie Stiefvater and I have been really getting into graphic novels the last few years so the two paired will be fantastic! The book is available to preorder now! Click here to preorder! Check out this excerpt below!
From #1 New York Times bestselling author Maggie Stiefvater (the Raven Cycle series) and artist Morgan Beem comes DC’s newest young adult original graphic novel, the spine-tingling saga Swamp Thing: Twin Branches. In the pages of this haunting retelling of the Swamp Thing origin story, teenage twin brothers Alec and Walker Holland arrive in Virginia fortheir last summer before college, but while Walker thrives in the light of parties and social life, Alec recedes into the cool darkness of the lab, driven tofinding answers in his plant experiment on consciousness and memory. But what Alec comes to realize is that the experiment isn’t about solving nature’s riddles, but about finding out who he really is. And though these twin brothers have grown apart, they share the same roots – and will unite once more before splintering apart forever.
Swamp Thing: Twins Branches is a haunting coming-of-age story about growing into who you’re meant to be, and the sacrifices you make to protect the people you love. This original young adult graphic novelis aimed at readers ages 13+ and deftly interweaves in social issues like bullying, peer pressure and living with a medical condition, while examining themes like growing up, the importance of communication, sharing memories and experiences, and overcoming trauma. Swamp Thing: Twin Branches hits stores everywhere books are sold on 10/13/2020. Click here to preorder!