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JUST BEYOND is New York Times Bestselling-Author R.L. Stine's original graphic novel series with BOOM! Studios.

Middle school feels like the worst place imaginable, but for Jess, Josh, and Marco, their school may actually be the worst place in this world... or any other! 

After a chance encounter with a deadly creature stalking the school halls, these three unsuspecting students are whisked away to a horrifying realm beyond the school boiler room where they must unravel a terrifying mystery. Can they save the kids they find there and escape themselves, or will they be forever trapped Just Beyond? 

Written by R.L. Stine

Illustrated by Kelly & Nichole Matthews

Letters by Mike Fiorentino


  • Pitch, outline, and script editing for OGN Vol. 2.

  • Art direction from thumbnails to line art to colors for OGN Vol. 1 & 2.

  • Oversee lettering for OGN Vol. 1 & 2.

  • Copy-Editing.

  • Proofreading.

Available from Simon & Schuster.

"Michael was stellar to work with on Just Beyond for BOOM! Studios. He always went above and beyond when replying quickly to any comments or concerns, and was a huge help in making Just Beyond: The Scare School as amazing as it is. His passion shines through any project he takes on, and is truly a treat to work with."

--Kelly & Nichole Matthews (Just Beyond, Pandora's Legacy)

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