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  • Graphic Novels & Comic Books books
  • This One Summer
    Views : 7
    Pages : 320

    by: Mariko Tamaki Jillian Tamaki Jillian Tamaki

    Publisher: pFirst Second

    Book Description

    A summer of family drama, secrets and change in a small beach town.

    Rose’s family has always vacationed in Awago Beach. It’s “a place where beer grows on trees and everyone can sleep in until eleven,” but this year’s getaway is p ... more

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    2014-05-06

    ISBN-10: 159643774X

    ISBN-13: 9781596437746

    Language: English

  • The Shadow Hero
    Views : 245
    Pages : 176

    by: Gene Luen Yang Sonny Liew

    Publisher: pFirst Second

    Book Description

    A golden-age comic superhero returns with a brand-new Asian-American origin story.

    In 1944, a Chinese-American cartoonist created the Green Turtle, a World War II superhero who may have had a Chinese secret identity. Seventy years later, Yan ... more

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    2014-07-15

    ISBN-10: 1596436972

    ISBN-13: 9781596436978

    Language: English

  • Through the Woods
    Views : 391
    Pages : 208

    by: Emily Carroll Emily Carroll

    Publisher: pMargaret K. McElderry Books

    Book Description

    A print and Web comics artist offers five creep-out chillers (four new) with folk-tale motifs and thoroughly disquieting art.

    Well-placed lines of terse, hand-lettered commentary and dialogue reinforce narrative connections but are also as m ... more

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    2014-07-15

    ISBN-10: 1442465956

    ISBN-13: 9781442465954

    Language: English

  • Lena Finkle's Magic Barrel: A Graphic Novel
    Views : 59
    Pages : 368

    by: Anya Ulinich

    Publisher: pPenguin Books

    Book Description

    Ulinich (Petropolis, 2007) follows her debut with a graphic novel chronicling a young immigrant writer’s adventures through family, friendship and sex.

    It’s fitting that Ulinich’s protagonist shares a first name wi ... more

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    2014-07-29

    ISBN-10: 0143125249

    ISBN-13: 9780143125242

    Language: English

  • Kill My Mother: A Graphic Novel
    Views : 102
    Pages : 160

    by: Jules Feiffer

    Publisher: pLiveright

    Book Description

    Award-winning cartoonist/illustrator/author/playwright Feiffer (Backing into Forward, 2010, etc.) delivers his first graphic novel, a sprawling, kinetic noir of giant women, jumbled identities and warped relations.

    Annie Hannigan ... more

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    2014-08-25

    ISBN-10: 0871403145

    ISBN-13: 9780871403148

    Language: English

  • Sugar Skull (Pantheon Graphic Novels)
    Views : 392
    Pages : 64

    by: Charles Burns Charles Burns

    Publisher: pPantheon

    Book Description

    The third volume in a trilogy concludes a renowned graphic artist’s hallucinatory descent into comic-book hell—and it doesn’t end prettily.

    The size and format of the traditional comic book perfectly suits the darker vision of ... more

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    2014-09-16

    ISBN-10: 0307907902

    ISBN-13: 9780307907905

    Language: English

  • The Wrenchies
    Views : 249
    Pages : 304

    Publisher: pFirst Second

    Book Description

    Children must fight a complicated evil in this dark, disturbing sci-fi tale.

    While out playing one fateful day, brothers Sherwood and Orson stumble upon a horrible and mysterious cave. Inside, the boys encounter a demon that will forever a ... more

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    2014-07-15

    ISBN-10: 159643421X

    ISBN-13: 9781596434219

    Language: English