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Oni Press To Debut Young Adult And Middle Grade Graphic Novels In Spring 2025

Mr Muffins

Oni Press announced fantastically colorful and captivating young adult and middle-grade graphic novels making their debut in the spring of 2025! Spanning science fiction and action-adventure these young adult and middle grade books have something for readers of any age and interest. Get ready for four brand-new worlds created by critically acclaimed knockout writers Ben KahnAnanth HirshJoey Weiser and Andrew Wheeler, alongside all-star artists Georgeo BrooksTess Stone, and Rye Hickman. You won’t want to miss out on these unforgettable adventures when they roll into stores next spring!

Mr. MuffinsBuzz!The Littlest Fighter, and Hey, Mary! are four delightfully action-packed adventures about overcoming adversity and receiving the encouragement of others to forge a path of unexpected bravery and growth,” said Sierra Hahn, editor-in-chief. “These are tales that, at their very core, are about self-discovery in ever-changing and endlessly exciting worlds!”

From Ben Kahn (Renegade Rule, Elle Campbell Wins Their Weekend) and illustrator Georgeo Brooks (Immortals Fenyx Rising: From Great Beginnings) comes MR. MUFFINS in January 2025! An uplifting, action-packed story about the powerful connection between humans and their pets, complete with epic space battles, and asks the age-old question: Can a corgi save the galaxy?

Eleven-year-old Reuben Mahmoud just wants a break. When he takes his pet corgi, Mr. Muffins, to the park, he expects to get just that—some free time to relax with his best friend. Instead, he finds himself smack dab in the middle of an alien invasion and apparently Mr. Muffins is destined to save the galaxy! 

BUZZ!, first released in 2013 by writer Ananth Hirsh (Lucky Penny) and artist Tess Stone (Not Drunk Enough), returns in February 2025 with an updated edition featuring all-new cover art and bonus material from the creators. Read and reread the frenetic tale of spelling-bee battles, friendship, and the discovery of self-worth! 

Webster’s first day of high school goes off the rails when he ends up at a back-alley rumble . . . FOR UNDERGROUND SPELLING! 

He’s dubbed the Golden Kid, and from that moment on he’s drawn into the world of underground spelling bees, where letters fly like shurikens and defeat is never an option. His talent is recognized by the mysterious and dashing Outlaw King Khan, and the suave and plucky Black Queen Bonnie, who introduce the Golden Kid to no-holds-barred competitive spelling in this timeless adventure.

Next March, Join Ash, Dot, and all the fighting champions in the fast-paced, action-packed graphic novel THE LITTLEST FIGHTER! The newest story from Eisner Award nominee Joey Weiser (Mermin, Ghost Hog, Dragon Racer) is perfect for young fans of kaiju monsters and epic battle sequences!

Ash is a novice fighter about the size of a human kid who battles giant monsters across the land, and boy, he has started to make a BIG name for himself as he defeats champion after champion on his way to fame and glory! Frankly, he’ll fight anyone, even if it means destroying a few buildings or villages along the way. That’s when he stumbles across Dot, a young villager who wants to put an end to all the fighting—which turns this littlest fighter’s whole world upside down!

These new compelling young adult reads and unforgettable journeys from Oni Press debut spring of 2025.