Written by John Allison.
Art by Max Sarin.
Colors by Whitney Cogar.
Letters by Jim Campbell.
Cover by Max Sarin.

Summer may be in full swing, but in the world of Giant Days, class is back in session.

Artist Max Sarin returns to Giant Days with July’s issue #40, a milestone that reunites Esther De Groot and Ed Gemmel for the first time after a sweetly heartfelt (but no less paradigm-shifting) confession.

Enjoy this glorious five-page preview of Giant Days #40, courtesy of BOOM! Studios!

$3.99 | JULY 4

From BOOM! Studios: BOOM! Studios is proud to conclude BOOM! Box Jam, a week-long spotlight on the best YA comic books and graphic novels from the award-winning imprint in the coming months, with your first look at GIANT DAYS #40, the latest issue of the 2018 Eisner Award-nominated series from writer John Allison (By Night) and returning series artist Max Sarin.

Ed Gemmel returns to Sheffield after a summer spent healing bones and also his heart. Esther does her best to welcome him back, but neither of them have forgotten his drunken confession… or how he then proceeded to break his ankles. I mean, how much worse could it get, right? …Right?

“If you’re a Giant Days fan, you’ll want to pick up this issue. The series hits the #40 milestone with a big issue, featuring the repair of broken hearts…and broken bones,” said Shannon Watters, Senior Editor, BOOM! Studios. “2018 is shaping up to be the biggest year in this series’ history, from the recent Eisner Award nomination, to the debut of a Giant Days middle grade novel from Abrams.”

GIANT DAYS #40 is the latest release from BOOM! Studios’ award-winning BOOM! Box imprint, home to groundbreaking original series such as Lumberjanes by Shannon Watters, Grace Ellis, Brooklyn Allen, and Noelle Stevenson; By Night by John Allison and Christine Larsen; Misfit City by Kiwi Smith, Kurt Lustgarten, and Naomi Franquiz; Fence by C.S. Pacat and Johanna The Mad; and Goldie Vance by Hope Larson and Brittney Williams.