Abrams San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Exclusives, Signing Schedule & Giveaways

Abrams Publishing returns to San Diego Comic-Con with a force. They’re bringing exclusives, discounts, signings, and a lot more to Booth #1216 in the Exhibit Hall. Take a look below at what they’re bringing to SDCC this year.

Steven Universe: Art & Origins, exclusive San Diego Comic-Con Edition
Exclusive version features a slipcase and poster insert. A photo op will be available with author Chris McDonnell and Rebecca Sugar – wrist bands are required for this event. See bottom of the release for more signing schedule details.

Spongebob Comics: Treasure Chest, exclusive San Diego Comic-Con Edition
Limited Edition of 200, signed by Stephen Hillenburg. Includes numbered SpongeBob print as well.

Kirby: King of Comics (Anniversary Edition)
On sale August 1st — in honor of Kirby’s centenary advance copies will be available as a Comic-Con exclusive. A limited number of copies signed by author Mark Evanier and will be sold at a special discount while supplies last.

Signed Copies: (See bottom of the release for the signing schedule.)

My Friend Dahmer
By Derf Backderf

The Best We Could Do
An Illustrated Memoir
By Thi Bui

Kindred: A Graphic Novel Adaptation
Written by Octavia Butler; Adapted by Damian Duffy; Illustrated by John Jennings

The Creeps
Book 3: Curse of the Attack-o-Lanterns
By Chris Schweizer

Stack the Cats
Susie Ghahremani

My Friend Dahmer – author Derf Backderf will be on hand to sign copies of his award-winning graphic novel while supplies last. Soon to be a major motion picture.

The Best We Could Do – author Thi Bui will be on hand to sign copies.

Kindred: A Graphic Novel Adaptation – adaptor Damian Duffy and illustrator John Jennings will be on hand to sign copies.

One Trick Pony – author Nathan Hale will be on hand to sign copies while supplies last.

Lumberjanes: Unicorn Power! (GALLEY) – author Mariko Tamaki and illustrator Brooke Allen will be on hand to sign copies of the galley while supplies last.

The Creeps (Book 3): Curse of the Attack-o-Latterns – author Chris Schweizer will be on hand to sign copies of his Eisner-nominated graphic novel while supplies last.

Stack the Cats – author Susie Ghahremani will be on hand to sign copies while supplies last

They will also be giving away free posters:

Posters for the forthcoming middle-grade novels: The Flash: Hocus Pocus and Supergirl: Age of Atlantis – while supplies last

Planet of the Apes Posters –while supplies last

Nathan Hale’s Hazardous Tales: Raid of No Return posters – while supplies last

Lumberjanes: Unicorn Power! Samplers – while supplies last

The Epic Crush of Genie Lo galleys – while supplies last

Suee and the Shadow galleys – while supplies last

Odd & True galleys – while supplies last

Hanazuki: Book of Treasures headbands and postcards – while supplies last

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Getaway fans and pins – while supplies last

Basketball (And Other Things) samplers – while supplies last

Breaking Bad 101 galleys – while supplies last

Here’s a look at their signing schedule:

Thursday, July 20th

2:30PM-3:30PM
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Thi Bui will sign The Best We Could Do

Friday, July 21st

3:00PM-4:00PM
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Mark Evanier will sign Kirby: King of Comics (Anniversary Edition)

4:30-5:30PM
Autograph Area AA09
Thi Bui will sign The Best We Could Do
John Jennings and Damian Duffy will be signing Kindred

5:00PM-6:00PM
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Mariko Tamaki and Brooke Allen will be signing Lumberjanes: Unicorn Power! GALLEYS

Saturday, July 22nd

11:00AM-12:00PM
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Chris Schweizer signing The Creeps

11:30AM-12:30PM
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Susie Ghahremani signing Stack the Cats

1:00-2:00PM
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Thi Bui will sign The Best We Could Do
Nathan Hale will sign One Trick Pony

5:15-6:00PM
Autograph Area AA19
Nathan Hale will sign One Trick Pony

5:30PM-6:30PM
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Thi Bui will sign The Best We Could Do
John Jennings and Damian Duffy will sign Kindred: A Graphic Novel Adaptation

6:00-7:00PM
Autograph Area AA03
Derf Backderf, author, Marc Meyers, director, Ross Lynch, actor, Alex Wolff, actor, will sign My Friend Dahmer.

Sunday, July 23rd

10:00AM-11:00AM
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Derf Backderf will sign My Friend Dahmer and Trashed

11:30AM-12:30PM
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Mariko Tamaki, Brooke Allen, and Shannon Watters will sign Lumberjanes: Unicorn Power! GALLEY

11:30AM-12:30PM
Autograph Area AA04
Rebecca Sugar and Chris McDonnell ticketed photo op. The SDCC exclusive edition Steven Universe: Art & Origins available for sale, and fans who purchase the book at this signing will get their book stamped by Rebecca Sugar.
Sunday ticket drawing from 9:00-10:00AM

1:00PM-1:30PM
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Mark Evanier will sign Kirby: King of Comics (Anniversary Edition)

4:00-5:00PM
Autograph Area AA19
Nathan Hale will sign One Trick Pony

4:30-5:30PM
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John Jennings will sign Kindred

Are you excited about what Abrams is bringing to Booth #1216? Let us know in the comments.

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Kerry Dixon is Editor-in-Chief of The San Diego Comic-Con Unofficial Blog and the site’s resident panel guru.