Inklore books

What is Inklore?

Inklore is an imprint of Random House Worlds publishing the best in manga, manhwa, manhua,  webcomics, and graphic novels, both licensed and original, for adult audiences. Our team is dedicated to celebrating the most popular, fan-driven tropes in visual storytelling, with a focus on the romance, fantasy, science-fiction, horror, and slice-of-life genres.

Father, I Don't Want this Marriage Volume One

Father, I Don't Want This Marriage: Volume 1

Hong Heesu, Roal, Yuri

A duke’s daughter, despised and outcast by all. A crown prince, feared by even the emperor.
Juvelian is a villainess so universally hated that when she is accused of jealously poisoning the princess of the Ashet Empire, her own father leaves her to die a traitor’s death. Faced with the threat of interrogation by the infamously tyrannical Crown Prince Maximillian, she takes her own life.
And that’s how the story ends—at least, that’s how it was supposed to end.
Now, a reborn Juvelian has joined the cast, and she is determined to rewrite the finale. But even if she manages to change the ending, she will still need to contend with her father’s feral protégé—a young man who sees Juvelian as an obstacle to his dangerous ambitions.
This volume collects episodes 1–14 of the webcomic Father, I Don’t Want This Marriage.
Under the Oak Tree: Volume 1 (The Comic) by Suji Kim, P, namu
Under the Oak Tree: Volume 1 (The Comic) by Suji Kim, P, namu

Under the Oak Tree: Volume 1 (The Comic)

Suji Kim, P, namu

Under the Oak Tree: Volume 1 (The Novel) by Suji Kim
Under the Oak Tree: Volume 1 (The Novel) by Suji Kim

Under the Oak Tree: Volume 1 (The Novel)

Suji Kim

A Letter from the Inklore Team

First and foremost, thank you. Inklore is for our readers—in a lot of ways, it’s by our readers—and without them, we never would have had the chance to build this imprint. Our readers have spent years championing stories and creators from around the world that are beloved by so many people, including those of us here at Inklore. 

At its core, being a fan of something means sharing it with as many people as possible. We take what we love and make it big. If you’ve ever spent hours online hunting down the novel that one drama was based on, or the perfect fanfic to scratch the itch of your latest obsession, you’re in the right place.

Inklore is an imprint of Random House Worlds that publishes the best in manga, manhwa, manhua, webcomics, and graphic novels for adults, both young and young-at-heart. Pop culture enthusiasts looking for vibrant, transportive visual storytelling that is emotionally intelligent and indulgent will find a catalogue of the newest, most enticing stories here at Inklore. 

With stunning creators whose work is full of chemistry, escapism, and authenticity, we hope to inspire keyboard-smashing, AO3 ship tags, fanart, and cosplay designs. We aspire for every series to make readers feel like a kid under the covers with a flashlight again, trying to squeeze in one more chapter before sleep. Our incredible writers, artists, and world-builders will bring readers magic, romance, thrills, chills, and the very best slices of the messiest lives. Also, swoopy hair. 

Thank you again for coming with us on this adventure. We are so excited to welcome all of you! 


The Inklore Team

Rachel Smythe Presents

Rachel Smythe Presents

Q: What is Rachel Smythe Presents?
A: Rachel Smythe Presents is a graphic novel program at Inklore that will give a platform to new creators who are looking to tell updated, romantic versions of classic stories and mythologies, and caters to readers looking for bingeable, relationship-driven stories with a distinct visual voice.

Q: Where can I learn more about Rachel Smythe Presents upcoming books?
A: Keep an eye on Rachel Smythe’s and Inklore’s social media channels!

Q: Can I pitch my work for the Rachel Smythe Presents program?
A: At this time, we are not accepting unsolicited pitches for Rachel Smythe Presents.

Q: Where can I find resources about securing representation to pitch my work?
A: You can visit the PRH resources page at

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