Exclusive: GOLDIE VANCE, teen detective, solves mysteries in BOOM! Studios new digital imprint

04.13.16 1 year ago

Did you love Nancy Drew growing up? Did you love Veronica Mars as an adult? Have you wished there was a comic book about a plucky teen girl detective set in crazy sunny Florida? Then writer Hope Larson (BATGIRL) and artist Brittney Williams (PATSY WALKER, A.K.A. HELLCAT) have exactly with you need with their new comic, GOLDIE VANCE.

The official synopsis:

16-year-old Marigold “Goldie” Vance lives at a Florida resort with her dad, who manages the place. Her mom, who divorced her dad years ago, works as a live mermaid at a club downtown. Goldie has an insatiable curiosity, which explains her dream to one day become the hotel's in-house detective. When Charles, the current detective, encounters a case he can't crack, he agrees to mentor Goldie in exchange for her help solving the mystery utilizing her smarts, random skills, and connections with the hotel staff and various folks in town.

On sale today – April 13, 2016 – BOOM! Studios presents the four-arc series as part of the launch of their digital imprint BOOM! Box. The studios entire back catalog is officially available on ComiXology. The agreement with ComiXology will also expand their library – including favorites such as LUMBERJANES, STEVEN UNIVERSE, and ADVENTURE TIME – to Amazon”s Kindle Store.

“BOOM! Studios has been a long-time supporter of comiXology and we”re happy to share BOOM!”s huge library of titles around the world through comiXology and Kindle,” said comiXology”s Senior Director of Communication, Chip Mosher. “From horror to sci-fi and even all-ages adventures, BOOM! Studios produces fun and thoughtful comics that excite readers – which is exactly the kind of content we love bringing to comics fans everywhere.”

“We”re very happy to continue offering BOOM! Studios” library of amazing comics and graphic novels to comiXology and now Kindle”s worldwide audience,” said President of Publishing and Marketing Filip Sablik. “At BOOM! we”re always striving to attract new readers to the medium of comics, creating new entry points for diverse audiences […] GOLDIE VANCE is our latest BOOM! Box offering; this jubilant series about a new teen detective is perfect for fans of LUMBERJANES!”

HitFix Harpy got an exclusive peek at what readers can expect from GOLDIE VANCE. Like what you see? Head over to ComiXology and pick up a copy for $3.99USD!

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