Puffin acquires graphic novel from YouTube superstar Ali-A


Rich Haines says: ‘We are hugely excited to be partnering up with Ali on this book.  He has brought a huge amount of creative ideas and energy to this project and I’m sure it’s something that his fans will love.’

Ali-A says: ‘I’m really excited to be publishing my book with Penguin Random House – it’s going to be so much fun. A graphic novel is going to be great for my audience. Hopefully it will make anyone who hasn’t read a book in a while pick up my book and start reading! I’m excited to share it. I cannot wait for it to come out!’


With over 13 million subscribers and 2.5 billion views across his two YouTube channels, Ali-A is a gaming phenomenon, with two Guinness World Records, and one of the fastest growing channels on YouTube. Since 2009, his fans have been engrossed by his gaming adventures, making him one of the UK’s most popular online stars.

You can see Ali-A’s announcement video here:

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