The Xeric Award Winning Series  

 

POLTERGUYS by Laurianne Uy

One girl. Five ghosts. A lot of unfinished business!

Bree, a nerdy ambitious freshman, can’t wait to start college. Shunned in high school for her single-minded devotion to her studies, she looks forward to a place where brains trump social status. In her first week, she adjusts to college life but finds it hard to get along with her peers. After a fight with her roommate, she moves into an old house, only to find that it is haunted by the ghosts of five cute guys.

Rated: T for Teen


POLTERGUYS Volume 1
– June 2012
POLTERGUYS Volume 1 Special Features and Extras – April 2013
POLTERGUYS Volume 2 – Fall/Winter 2014
POLTERGUYS Volume 3 - TBA
POLTERGUYS Volume 4 - TBA
POLTERGUYS Volume 5 - TBA
POLTERGUYS Volume 6 - TBA

POLTERGUYS Volume 1

Bree, a nerdy ambitious freshman, can’t wait to start college. Shunned in high school for her single-minded devotion to her studies, she looks forward to a place where brains trump social status. In her first week, she adjusts to college life but finds it hard to get along with her peers. After a fight with her roommate, she moves into an old house, only to find that it is haunted by the ghosts of five cute guys.

Artist: Laurianne Uy
Writers: Laurianne Uy and Nathan Go
Price: $12.99
Format: Trade Paperback
Page Count: 192 Pages
Publish Date: June 29, 2012
ISBN-13: 9780985192006

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POLTERGUYS Volume 1 Special Features and Extras

Polterguys Vol. 1 Special Features and Extras is a compilation of illustrations, articles and photos related to the publishing cycle of Volume One of the Polterguys series. It also features an original Polterguys short comic.

Artist: Laurianne Uy
Writer: Laurianne Uy
Price: $0.99
Format: PDF
Page Count: 60 Pages
Publish Date: April 20, 2013

*WEB EXCLUSIVE*

POLTERGUYS Volume 2

Polterguys Vol. 2 Cover [Copy not Final] ***SPOILER WARNING ***
Bree is finally getting along with the ghosts when Clive comes back to collect another one of them — right before midterm week! As she investigates Ben and Alex’s past, Bree’s life gets even more complicated when an old friend from high school reappears in her life. Meanwhile, the ghosts stumble onto Peter’s secret and have some pretty tough decisions to make. Can the undead really be friends with the living?

Artist: Laurianne Uy
Writer: Laurianne Uy
Price: $12.99
Format: Trade Paperback
Page Count: 200+ Pages
Publish Date: May 2015
ISBN-13:  TBA



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      • “A solid coming-of-age piece with a great heroine…” ~Megan Lavey-Heaton, writer of Namesake
      • “Uy’s cartooning is first-rate, with expressive characters and distinctive settings and backgrounds.” ~ComicsWorthReading.com
      • “Uy and Go have taken one of the normally sketchy sub-genres of manga and twisted it around into something that drops all of the slightly unsettling pieces and keeps all of the good ones.” ~ReadAboutComics.com

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About the Creators

Laur creates comics and blogs about drawing manga, self-publishing and creativity. For her Berkeley art history thesis, she got away with analyzing works by CLAMP, her favorite Japanese comic artists.

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Nathan studied screenwriting at USC. He was a PEN Center USA Emerging Voices Fellow 2012 and is pursuing his MFA at the University of Michigan.

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