As David Bowie asked so many years ago, "Fame, what's your name?"

Well, if you're one of Generation Z, into music and into bio-comics and graphic novels, you know that Fame is the name of a popular series. And it's had a productive summer of new releases: Here's a look.

 

FAME: NICK JONAS -- Read how the youngest member of the pop group fights Type 1 diabetes every day of his life.

 

FAME: DEMI LOVATO -- From the Disney Channel to hosting this fall's season of "The X Factor" and everything in between.

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FAME: KATY PERRY -- The onetime Christian singer (and former Mrs. Russell Brand) and current pop star's image and songs have appeared everywhere.

 

FAME: JUSTIN BIEBER 2 -- Issue one sold out, kiddies! "Bieber 2 focuses on the trials and triumphs of this young icon as he struggles to solidify his place in an ever-changing industry," according to a statement from series producer Bluewater Productions.

 

FAME: CODY SIMPSON -- As his song goes, he might be the "N.B.T. (Next Big Thing)" -- Simpson has signed on with The Beeb's manager, Scooter Braun.

 

FAME: ONE DIRECTION -- Wonder if the comic will mention Lovato and One Directioner Niall Horan's "friendship." Uhmmhmmm.