The highly anticipated NOVIC is now AVAILABLE!!!


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​​Are you looking for an exciting, fast-paced, and action-packed read? How about a book that reads both as a novel and a comic? Look no further than BluffCityBlues!

A family has been brutally murdered. The police department is on high alert as this just adds to the vicious and unsolvable deaths that seem to be growing in Memphis, Tennessee, also known as the Bluff City. Detectives Terrence Cooper and Anthony Johnson are determined to find the killer and bring justice home for those who cannot seek it on their own.

Our first foray into comics/novels. Making it's debut in October 2019 at the Memphis Comic Expo, BluffCityBlues was extremely well received which resulted in the book being completely sold out! On the first day! Don't miss out on your chance own a copy of this ground-breaking new genre of literature. BluffCityBlues. Order yours TODAY!


In developing a graphic novel, you realize the amount of time, effort, and money it would require compared to the resources you have available. Creating a NOVIC will help with all of those aspects.

A NOVIC is a published book containing a minimum of 12,000 words that tell a story, also including a minimum of 24 pages of sequential art with words that are dispersed throughout the publication and continue to tell the same story.

To obtain a NOVIC certification number (NCN), email

Antonio D. Johnson is an artist with over 15 years of experience in graphic design and illustrations for both print and the web. Professional logo design, branding, advertising material, illustrations and creativity, ADJ Design would love to partner with you in bringing your ideas to life!

Graphic Design

Graphic design isn’t just about color and layout; it’s about drawing the eye and enticing action. Quality designs will persuade potential customers to see things from your perspective. You only have a few seconds to impress, let us help! Effective design is a critical component for effective marketing.


From books to character pinups, posters, and designs, illustrations communicate a message or an idea. Illustrations can be done in any medium as long as it is represents that idea visually. Custom artwork is extremely popular now. A little personal touch goes a long way.

ADJ Design

Inspire means to excite, encourage, or breathe life into. Inspire comes from the Latin word that means to inflame or to blow in to. When you inspire something, it is as if you are blowing air over a low flame to make it grow. Inspiration can be found everywhere. Art is life. ADJ Design is as excited as you are to bring your ideas to life!

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