Berrybrook Middle School series

Meet the diverse cast of Svetlana Chmakova’s award-winning series, as the Berrybrook Middle School students navigate through the precarious and awkward waters of adolescence, learn how to be brave, and maybe even, meet their first crush. Read more here.



Hello everyone!

Welcome to the official JY’s website launch! Established in the fall of 2017, JY focuses on middle grade graphic novels, publishing about 12 books per year. Breaking out with the phenomenal success of AWKWARD and BRAVE by Svetlana Chmakova, we are excited to welcome CRUSH, the next installment in the Berrybrook Middle School series, on October 30.

In addition to this new launch, we are announcing to the world that our JY for KIDS social media handles are now up and running! Staying up to date on our latest and greatest middle grade reads will be as easy as following our new JY Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter pages, or signing up to our newsletter below with daily updates of our other exciting initiatives.

We look forward to sharing this exciting new chapter of JY and Yen Press with you. Thank you for your support, and happy reading!

Kurt Hassler and JuYoun Lee

Little Witch Academia

In this charming tale of magic and friendship, Atsuko “Akko” Kagari arrives at Luna Nova Academy with one hope: to fulfill her childhood dream and become a real witch! Read more here.

W.I.T.C.H.: The Graphic Novel

The W.I.T.C.H. animated series was an instant sensation with its debut, and a whole generation of avid new graphic novels readers will devour these full-color comics, falling in love with this strong cast of characters! Read more here.

Zo Zo Zombie

By Yasunari Nagatoshi

Volume 1

Zombie boy isn’t your average kid, and while being a zombie might not at first seem like an ideal lifestyle, you’d be amazed by what this little guy is capable of. A laugh-out-loud comedy sure to have boys and girls alike rocking in their chairs!


In stores now!