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    Little Archie's Lucky Day Archie Superstars
    9781682558492 Hardcover JUVENILE FICTION / Humorous Stories Age (years) from 4 - 8, Grade (US) from P - 3 On Sale Date: May 07, 2019
    $16.99 CAD 9.25 x 7.26 x 0.42 in | 32 pages Carton Quantity: 40 Archie Comics
    • Marketing Copy

      Description
      Archie Comics is proud to present our first picture book for little readers! This title follows the footsteps of great children’s books like Corduroy and Where the Wild Things Are as being a modern classic for little ones to enjoy. Featuring full page illustrations and easy-to-read text from the masters of DC Comics’ kids books.

      Archie’s wildest day ever starts with a cat eating his homework - and things just get crazier from there! But this isn’t just an ordinary cat, and this certainly won’t be an ordinary day for Little Archie and his friends. Join in on the fun adventure from the superstar comics team Art Baltazar and Franco (Tiny Titans, Action Cat and Adventure Bug)!


      Story Locale: Riverdale, USA
      Bio
      Arthur “Art” Baltazar is a comic book writer and artist known for his miniature takes on classic characters. Along with his writing partner Franco Aureliani, the pair is best known for writing the DC Comics series Tiny Titans, for which they won two Eisner Awards in 2009 and 2011. They were also nominated for another Harvey in 2013 for another project from DC Comics, Superman Family Adventures. He and Franco won their third Eisner in 2014 for the Dark Horse Comics children’s series Itty Bitty Hellboy.

      Author Residence: Skokie, IL

      Author Hometown: Chicago, IL

      Arthur "Art" Baltazar is a comic book writer and artist known for his miniature takes on classic characters. Along with his writing partner Franco Aureliani, the pair is best known for writing the DC Comics series Tiny Titans, for which they won two Eisner Awards in 2009 and 2011. They were also nominated for another Harvey in 2013 for another project from DC Comics, Superman Family Adventures. He and Franco won their third Eisner in 2014 for the Dark Horse Comics children's series Itty Bitty Hellboy.

      Illustrator Residence: Skokie, IL

      Illustrator Hometown: Chicago, IL
      Marketing & Promotion
        Marketing: Potential giveaway items such as posters, buttons and stickers timed to the book’s release

        COOP AVAILABLE

        Promotion on ArchieComics.com; online advertising and e-mail blasts reaching tens of thousands of subscribers; promotion via Archie’s Facebook, Twitter and web platforms, reaching over 200,000

        Convention and in-store signings as well as promotions

        2 billion Archie comics & books sold; over 12 million Archie apps downloaded



        Publicity: Expanded marketing budget for site-specific (comic trades) timed to launch

        Coverage across mainstream press: EW.com, MTV.com and COMICBOOKRESOURCES.com announced series

        Key mainstream and comic trade interviews for creators—HITFIX.com, BUZZFEED, IGN, POLYGON and more

        Extensive review mailing to the mainstream, comic trade and pop culture press, including USA TODAY, COMIC BOOK RESOURCES, IGN, PUBLISHERS WEEKLY, LIBRARY JOURNAL, THE WASHINGTON POST, iO9, NEW YORK POST, and more

        Preview attention in mainstream & comic trade press



        Feature Website: ArchieComics.com

        Author Website: artbaltazar.com

        Author Social Media: twitter.com/artbaltazar
  • 2
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    Series: ARCHIE'S BIG BOOK
    Archie's Big Book Vol. 6 High School Yearbook Archie Superstars
    9781682558539 Paperback JUVENILE FICTION / Comics & Graphic Novels Age (years) from 9 - 12, Grade (US) from 4 - 7 On Sale Date: May 21, 2019
    $21.99 CAD 6.59 x 10.02 x 0.68 in | 304 pages Carton Quantity: 18 Archie Comics
    • Marketing Copy

      Description
      Archie and his friends have forever been stuck in the latter portion of high school, but now the complete story of how the gang all met up is finally being told! See the beginning of the eternal love triangle, the introduction of Mr. Weatherbee as principal of Riverdale High, the formation of Moose and Midge’s relationship (and Reggie’s subsequent schemes to split them up) and other Archie staples!

      Publication History: Trade Paperback Original
      Bio
      THE ARCHIE SUPERSTARS are the impressive line-up of talented writers and artists who have brought Archie, his friends and his world to life for more than 75 years, from legends such as Dan DeCarlo, Frank Doyle, Harry Lucey, and Bob Montana to recent greats like Dan Parent and many more!

      Author Residence: New York, NY

      Author Hometown: New York, NY
      Marketing & Promotion
        Marketing: COOP AVAILABLE

        Featured advertising in our monthly magazine titles reaching millions of readers

        Online advertising and frequent e-mail blasts reaching tens of thousands of subscribers

        Promotion on ArchieComics.com

        Social media promotion via Archie Comics Facebook, Twitter and web platforms, reaching over 200,000 users

        Convention and in-store signings as well as promotions

        2 billion Archie comics & books sold to date

        Over 12 million Archie apps downloaded to date



        Publicity: Extensive review mailing to the comic trade and pop culture press, including PUBLISHERS WEEKLY, COMIC VINE, COMICS ALLIANCE, SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL, MAJOR SPOILERS and more.

        Feature Website: ArchieComics.com

        Author Social Media: twitter.com/ArchieComics
  • 3
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    Series: ARCHIE GIANT COMICS DIGESTS
    Archie Giant Comics Gala Archie Superstars
    9781682558157 Paperback JUVENILE FICTION / Comics & Graphic Novels Age (years) from 9 - 12, Grade (US) from 4 - 7 On Sale Date: June 04, 2019
    $11.99 CAD 4.87 x 6.56 x 0.87 in | 416 pages Carton Quantity: 32 Archie Comics
    • Marketing Copy

      Description
      ARCHIE GIANT COMICS GALA offers popular, proven full-color content at the same price and page count as most black-and-white mass-market paperbacks. This is the next volume of our new series of super-value Archie comics collections featuring 480 pages of stories in the same format as our #1 best-selling Archie Digest kids’ magazine series and 1000 Page Digest book series. Designed for venues dedicated to offering customers the best value in kids’ books today at an affordable price, such as grocery stores, drug stores, and mass merchants, as well as traditional book outlets.

      This volume collects 480 pages of iconic Archie comic stories, featuring the same mix of wild humor, awkward charm and genuine relatability that has kept Archie and the gang popular with kids and families for 75+ years.


      Publication History: Trade Paperback Original
      Bio
      THE ARCHIE SUPERSTARS are the impressive line-up of talented writers and artists who have brought Archie, his friends and his world to life for more than 75 years, from legends such as Dan DeCarlo, Frank Doyle, Harry Lucey, and Bob Montana to recent greats like Dan Parent and many more!

      Author Residence: New York, NY

      Author Hometown: New York, NY
      Marketing & Promotion
        Marketing: COOP AVAILABLE

        Featured advertising in our monthly magazine titles reaching millions of readers

        Online advertising and frequent e-mail blasts reaching tens of thousands of subscribers

        Promotion on ArchieComics.com

        Social media promotion via Archie Comics Facebook, Twitter and web platforms, reaching over 200,000 users

        Convention and in-store signings as well as promotions

        2 billion Archie comics & books sold to date

        Over 12 million Archie apps downloaded to date



        Publicity: Extensive review mailing to the comic trade and pop culture press, including PUBLISHERS WEEKLY, COMIC VINE, COMICS ALLIANCE, SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL, MAJOR SPOILERS and more.

        Feature Website: ArchieComics.com

        Author Social Media: twitter.com/ArchieComics
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    Archie's Superteens Archie Superstars
    9781682558171 Paperback JUVENILE FICTION / Comics & Graphic Novels Age (years) from 9 - 12, Grade (US) from 4 - 7 On Sale Date: June 11, 2019
    $14.99 CAD 6 x 8.98 x 0.28 in | 128 pages Carton Quantity: 58 Archie Comics
    • Marketing Copy

      Description
      It’s the return of Riverdale’s legendary teenage superheroes, as Pureheart the Powerful and the Superteens battle against all odds in this collection of action-packed tales.

      Riverdale High’s new substitute teacher is very odd. Snubbed by the scientific community, he plans his revenge on the students of Riverdale High! It’s going to take a team of people with some mighty powers to stop him. Archie Comics’ two most renowned superhero teams are going to meet up for the first time ever!

      Plus, it’s the best of the Superteens in an extended bonus collection you can’t miss!


      Publication History: Trade Paperback Original
      Bio
      THE ARCHIE SUPERSTARS are the impressive line-up of talented writers and artists who have brought Archie, his friends and his world to life for more than 75 years, from legends such as Dan DeCarlo, Frank Doyle, Harry Lucey, and Bob Montana to recent greats like Dan Parent and many more!

      Author Residence: New York, NY

      Author Hometown: New York, NY
      Marketing & Promotion
        Marketing: COOP AVAILABLE

        Featured advertising in our monthly magazine titles reaching millions of readers

        Online advertising and frequent e-mail blasts reaching tens of thousands of subscribers

        Promotion on ArchieComics.com

        Social media promotion via Archie Comics Facebook, Twitter and web platforms, reaching over 200,000 users

        Convention and in-store signings as well as promotions

        2 billion Archie comics & books sold to date

        Over 12 million Archie apps downloaded to date



        Publicity: Extensive review mailing to the comic trade and pop culture press, including PUBLISHERS WEEKLY, COMIC VINE, COMICS ALLIANCE, SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL, MAJOR SPOILERS and more.

        Feature Website: ArchieComics.com

        Author Social Media: twitter.com/ArchieComics
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    Series: ARCHIE AT RIVERDALE HIGH
    Archie at Riverdale High Vol. 2 Archie Superstars
    9781682558195 Paperback JUVENILE FICTION / Comics & Graphic Novels Age (years) from 9 - 12, Grade (US) from 4 - 7 On Sale Date: June 18, 2019
    $11.99 CAD 5.25 x 8 x 0.51 in | 224 pages Carton Quantity: 24 Archie Comics
    • Marketing Copy

      Description
      ARCHIE AT RIVERDALE HIGH VOL. 2 is the second in a chronological collection of titles featuring the 1970s series. This is presented in the new higher-end format of Archie Comics Presents, which offers 200+ pages at a value while taking a design cue from successful all-ages graphic novels.

      Take a trip back to the best-known period in Archie history, and see the lessons learned from the day-to-day happenings at Riverdale High!


      Publication History: Trade Paperback Original
      Bio
      THE ARCHIE SUPERSTARS are the impressive line-up of talented writers and artists who have brought Archie, his friends and his world to life for more than 75 years, from legends such as Dan DeCarlo, Frank Doyle, Harry Lucey, and Bob Montana to recent greats like Dan Parent and many more!

      Author Residence: New York, NY

      Author Hometown: New York, NY
      Marketing & Promotion
        Marketing: COOP AVAILABLE

        Featured advertising in our monthly magazine titles reaching millions of readers

        Online advertising and frequent e-mail blasts reaching tens of thousands of subscribers

        Promotion on ArchieComics.com

        Social media promotion via Archie Comics Facebook, Twitter and web platforms, reaching over 200,000 users

        Convention and in-store signings as well as promotions

        2 billion Archie comics & books sold to date

        Over 12 million Archie apps downloaded to date



        Publicity: Extensive review mailing to the comic trade and pop culture press, including PUBLISHERS WEEKLY, COMIC VINE, COMICS ALLIANCE, SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL, MAJOR SPOILERS and more.

        Feature Website: ArchieComics.com

        Author Social Media: twitter.com/ArchieComics
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    9781682558218 Paperback JUVENILE FICTION / Comics & Graphic Novels Age (years) from 9 - 12, Grade (US) from 4 - 7 On Sale Date: July 02, 2019
    $14.99 CAD 6.02 x 8.96 x 0.27 in | 120 pages Carton Quantity: 62 Archie Comics
    • Marketing Copy

      Description
      BETTY & VERONICA: FRIENDS FOREVER is classic B&V at its finest - loaded with friendship and fun. It will feature the return of the classic Archie style, known across the world for its family-friendly stories and rich history.

      Classic Betty and Veronica stories are back with this collection of tales that see the two iconic BFFs travel the world and get into all kinds of international adventures!


      Publication History: Trade Paperback Original
      Bio
      THE ARCHIE SUPERSTARS are the impressive line-up of talented writers and artists who have brought Archie, his friends and his world to life for more than 75 years, from legends such as Dan DeCarlo, Frank Doyle, Harry Lucey, and Bob Montana to recent greats like Dan Parent and many more!

      Author Residence: New York, NY

      Author Hometown: New York, NY
      Marketing & Promotion
        Marketing: COOP AVAILABLE

        Featured advertising in our monthly magazine titles reaching millions of readers

        Online advertising and frequent e-mail blasts reaching tens of thousands of subscribers

        Promotion on ArchieComics.com

        Social media promotion via Archie Comics Facebook, Twitter and web platforms, reaching over 200,000 users

        Convention and in-store signings as well as promotions

        2 billion Archie comics & books sold to date

        Over 12 million Archie apps downloaded to date



        Publicity: Extensive review mailing to the comic trade and pop culture press, including PUBLISHERS WEEKLY, COMIC VINE, COMICS ALLIANCE, SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL, MAJOR SPOILERS and more.

        Feature Website: ArchieComics.com

        Author Social Media: twitter.com/ArchieComics
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    Series: B&V SPECTACULAR
    Betty & Veronica Spectacular Vol. 2 Archie Superstars
    9781682558256 Paperback JUVENILE FICTION / Comics & Graphic Novels Age (years) from 9 - 12, Grade (US) from 4 - 7 On Sale Date: July 23, 2019
    $11.99 CAD 5.26 x 7.96 x 0.5 in | 224 pages Carton Quantity: 24 Archie Comics
    • Marketing Copy

      Description
      BETTY & VERONICA SPECTACULAR VOL. 2 is the second in a chronological collection featuring the magazine-format series spotlighting Riverdale’s iconic duo. This is presented in the new higher-end format of Archie Comics Presents, which offers 200+ pages at a value while taking a design cue from successful all-ages graphic novels.

      Betty & Veronica take on the world in this series of once-quarterly stories! See how B&V tackle the world of fashion, prep for the red carpets of Hollywood and still have time to finish their homework!


      Publication History: Trade Paperback Original
      Bio
      THE ARCHIE SUPERSTARS are the impressive line-up of talented writers and artists who have brought Archie, his friends and his world to life for more than 75 years, from legends such as Dan DeCarlo, Frank Doyle, Harry Lucey, and Bob Montana to recent greats like Dan Parent and many more!

      Author Residence: New York, NY

      Author Hometown: New York, NY
      Marketing & Promotion
        Marketing: COOP AVAILABLE

        Featured advertising in our monthly magazine titles reaching millions of readers

        Online advertising and frequent e-mail blasts reaching tens of thousands of subscribers

        Promotion on ArchieComics.com

        Social media promotion via Archie Comics Facebook, Twitter and web platforms, reaching over 200,000 users

        Convention and in-store signings as well as promotions

        2 billion Archie comics & books sold to date

        Over 12 million Archie apps downloaded to date



        Publicity: Extensive review mailing to the comic trade and pop culture press, including PUBLISHERS WEEKLY, COMIC VINE, COMICS ALLIANCE, SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL, MAJOR SPOILERS and more.

        Feature Website: ArchieComics.com

        Author Social Media: twitter.com/ArchieComics
  • 8
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    Series: ARCHIE COMICS PRESENTS
    Archie and Me Vol. 2 Archie Superstars
    9781682558294 Paperback JUVENILE FICTION / Comics & Graphic Novels Age (years) from 9 - 12, Grade (US) from 4 - 7 On Sale Date: August 13, 2019
    $11.99 CAD 5.25 x 7.99 x 0.53 in | 224 pages Carton Quantity: 24 Archie Comics
    • Marketing Copy

      Description
      ARCHIE AND ME VOL. 2 is the second of a chronological collection of titles featuring the classic series. This is presented in the new higher-end format of Archie Comics Presents, which offers 200+ pages at a value while taking a design cue from successful all-ages graphic novels.

      For 161 issues, Archie’s craziest interactions with Riverdale High principal Mr. Weatherbee were showcased in this classic series. Now the first dozen are collected here!


      Publication History: Trade Paperback Original
      Bio
      THE ARCHIE SUPERSTARS are the impressive line-up of talented writers and artists who have brought Archie, his friends and his world to life for more than 75 years, from legends such as Dan DeCarlo, Frank Doyle, Harry Lucey, and Bob Montana to recent greats like Dan Parent and many more!

      Author Residence: New York, NY

      Author Hometown: New York, NY
      Marketing & Promotion
        Marketing: COOP AVAILABLE

        Featured advertising in our monthly magazine titles reaching millions of readers

        Online advertising and frequent e-mail blasts reaching tens of thousands of subscribers

        Promotion on ArchieComics.com

        Social media promotion via Archie Comics Facebook, Twitter and web platforms, reaching over 200,000 users

        Convention and in-store signings as well as promotions

        2 billion Archie comics & books sold to date

        Over 12 million Archie apps downloaded to date



        Publicity: Extensive review mailing to the comic trade and pop culture press, including PUBLISHERS WEEKLY, COMIC VINE, COMICS ALLIANCE, SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL, MAJOR SPOILERS and more.

        Feature Website: ArchieComics.com

        Author Social Media: twitter.com/ArchieComics
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    Takio: The Complete Collection Brian Michael Bendis, Michael Avon Oeming
    9781401290634 Paperback JUVENILE FICTION / Comics & Graphic Novels Age (years) from 7, Grade (US) from 2 On Sale Date: May 07, 2019
    $22.99 CAD 5.76 x 8.83 x 0.44 in | 216 pages Carton Quantity: 36 Jinxworld
    • Marketing Copy

      Description
      Taki and Olivia are sisters in an adoptive family—and they’re driving each other crazy! Every day, their overprotective mother makes them walk to school together, eat lunch together and play together—they can’t get away from each other!

      But when a secret experiment goes catastrophically wrong, the squabbling siblings suddenly find that they have superpowers. They’re the first actual superheroes in the entire world—and it is awesome!

      But are the girls ready to face the daunting challenges posed by their amazing new abilities? And is the rest of the world ready for real-life superheroes?

      Find out in Takio: The Complete Collection from the acclaimed creative team of Brian Michael Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming—an electrifying tale of adventure for comics fans of all ages!
      Bio
      Brian Michael Bendis is an award-winning comics creator, New York Times bestseller and one of the most successful writers working in mainstream comics. In his 20 years at Marvel Comics, he produced some of the greatest graphic novels the publisher has ever seen, including Daredevil, Ultimate Spider-Man, New Avengers, House of M, Secret Invasion, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Alias, All-New X-Men, Uncanny X-Men, Iron Man, Guardians of The Galaxy and many more. Bendis is also known for his the creator-owned works, including Powers, Scarlet, Brilliant, Goldfish, Fire, Jinx and Torso. He lives in Portland, OR with his family.

      Author Residence: Portland, OR

      Author Hometown: Cleveland, OH
      Marketing & Promotion
        Marketing: National advertising: Goodreads in-book advertising, Comic Book Resources, IGN, Newsarama

        Trade advertising includes Goodreads, Shelf Awareness and Booklist

        Email blasts sent to libraries, retailers and media

        Ingram and Baker & Taylor advertising

        Promotion on dccomics.com; goodreads.com

        Promotion through DC Comics social media (Facebook, Twitter, blogs)

        Support at trade book and comic shows

        Promotional co-op allowance

        In-store co-op advertising

        In-book advertising on DC Comics/Vertigo periodicals



        Publicity: National Media Campaign including National Public Radio and national print features and review coverage

        Extensive online support including EW, USA TODAY, PopMatters, Ain’t This Cool News, IGN, CBR, Comic Vine, Newsarama, and various comic book blogs and pop culture sites



        Author Social Media: @BRIANMBENDIS
  • 10
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    DC Super Hero Girls: Spaced Out Shea Fontana, Agnes Garbowska
    9781401282561 Paperback JUVENILE FICTION / Comics & Graphic Novels Age (years) from 7 - 10, Grade (US) from 2 - 5 On Sale Date: June 04, 2019
    $13.50 CAD 6 x 9 x 0.31 in | 144 pages Carton Quantity: 50 DC Zoom
    • Marketing Copy

      Description
      There’s a new student at Super Hero High in DC Super Hero Girls: Spaced Out, and she’s about to take some of her new friends on an out-of-this-world mission!

      Earth’s new Green Lantern, Jessica Cruz, learns that she must report to Oa and introduce herself to the Green Lantern Corps—as if learning new powers and being the new girl at Super Hero High weren’t enough!

      Luckily, Supergirl, Star Sapphire, and Big Barda are happy to accompany Jessica on her outer-space journey. But when they arrive on Oa, instead of the Green Lantern Corps they find Kryptonians they thought were long gone—General Zod, Faora, and Non. While the spacefaring girls take on this intergalactic mystery, the earthbound students are faced with their own challenge—pet-sitting Krypto!

      DC Super Hero Girls: Spaced Out continues to develop the relationships forged throughout the beloved DC Super Hero Girls series. Written by Shea Fontana and illuststrated by Agnes Garbowska!

      This story is perfect for ages 6-10.
      Bio
      Shea Fontana is a writer for film, television and graphic novels. Her credits include DC Super Hero Girls animated shorts, TV specials, movies and graphic novels; Polly Pocket, Doc McStuffins, The 7D, Whisker Haven Tales with the Palace Pets, Dorothy and the Wizard of Oz, the upcoming Muppet Babies series; two Disney on Ice shows; and the feature film Crowning Jules. She has also written for top comics titles including Justice League and Wonder Woman.

      Author Residence: Los Angeles, CA

      Author Hometown: Los Angeles, CA
      Marketing & Promotion
        Marketing: Featured launch title for DC Books for Young Readers

        Extensive marketing budget for the launch of DC Books for Young Readers

        Feature title at ALA Midwinter 2018 and ALA Annual 2018

        Physical galleys made available for libraries, independent bookstores and retailers

        Galley mailing January 2018

        Sales kit mailing January 2018

        National signing events and 10 city book tour

        Digital galleys available on Edelweiss and NetGalley December 2018

        In-book advertising and national print and online advertising: Facebook, Goodreads, Library Journal, Shelf Awareness

        Ingram and Baker & Taylor graphic novel supplements

        Promotion on dccomics.com; goodreads.com

        Promotion through DC Comics social media (Facebook, Twitter, blogs)

        E-blasts with links to digital galleys sent to bookstores, libraries and media

        Excerpts made available on DOGOBooks

        Goodreads and Shelf Awareness giveaways

        Promotional co-op allowance

        Promotional posters available



        Publicity: National Media Campaign including National Public Radio and national print features and review coverage.

        Extensive online support including, EW, USA Today, Pop Matters, Ain’t It Cool News, IGN, CBR, Comicvine, Newsarama and various comic book blogs and pop culture sites.

        Trade review campaign including Kirkus, Publishers Weekly, School Library Journal, Library Journal, and Horn Book Review



        Feature Website: www.dcsuperherogirls.com/

        Author Social Media: @SheaFontana
    • Awards & Reviews

      Awards
      Reviews
      “DC Comics fans get a nice introduction to the fun, funny world of Super Hero High.”—School Library Journal

      “A youthful twist on popular characters.”—Los Angeles Times

      DC Super Hero Girls offers a neat entry point into the world of comic books for new audiences.”—io9

      DC Super Hero Girls continues to be the best offering from DC Comics for kids.” ­—Geekdad

      DC Super Hero Girls is a great start for young readers to make the transition to longer comic narratives- featuring a cast of great female heroes and a positive message.” —London Free Press

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