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Tower of God Volume One By S.I.U. Cover Image
By S.I.U.
$18.99
ISBN: 9781990259906
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Published: WEBTOON Unscrolled - November 22nd, 2022

Twenty-Fifth Bam must journey skyward in a mysterious tower if he has any chance of reuniting with his best friend Rachel, even if that means facing his own death.


A Pros and Cons List for Strong Feelings By Will Betke-Brunswick Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781953534453
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Published: Tin House Books - November 15th, 2022

A Modern Mrs. Darcy's Best Book of Fall

A Shondaland Best Book of November

“Filled with moments of tenderness and humor.” —Library Journal, Starred Review


Sophie's World: A Graphic Novel About the History of Philosophy Vol I: From Socrates to Galileo By Jostein Gaarder, Vincent Zabus, Nicoby (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jostein Gaarder, Vincent Zabus, Nicoby (Illustrator)
$22.99
ISBN: 9781914224119
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Published: SelfMadeHero - November 8th, 2022

The worldwide philosophy bestseller reimagined as a graphic novel

One day, Sophie receives a cryptic letter posing an intriguing question: “Who are you?” A second message soon follows: “Where does the world come from?” It is the beginning of an unusual correspondence between our curious young heroine and her mysterious penpal.


True Beauty Volume One By Yaongyi Cover Image
By Yaongyi
$18.99
ISBN: 9781990259890
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Published: WEBTOON Unscrolled - November 8th, 2022

True Beauty, a smash hit webcomic from Korea…

Jugyeong Lim has been treated unfairly by her family and bullied by her enemies due to being perceived as ugly. She learns how to use makeup by binge-watching Youtube tutorials. As she slowly masters the art of makeovers, her dramatic transformation leads to her overwhelming popularity and fame.


Shuna's Journey By Hayao Miyazaki, Alex Dudok de Wit (Translated by) Cover Image
By Hayao Miyazaki, Alex Dudok de Wit (Translated by)
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250846525
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Published: First Second - November 1st, 2022

From legendary animator Hayao Miyazaki comes Shuna's Journey, a new manga classic about a prince on a quest for a golden grain that would save his land, never before published in English!


Maybe An Artist, A Graphic Memoir By Liz Montague Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593307823
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Published: Random House Studio - October 18th, 2022

A heartfelt and funny graphic novel memoir from one of the first Black female cartoonists to be published in the New Yorker, when she was just 22 years old.


Sensory: Life on the Spectrum: An Autistic Comics Anthology By Rebecca Ollerton Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781524874766
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Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - October 18th, 2022

A colorful and eclectic comics anthology exploring a wide range of autistic experiences—from diagnosis journeys to finding community—from autistic contributors.

From artist and curator Bex Ollerton comes an anthology featuring comics from thirty autistic creators about their experiences of living in a world that doesn’t always understand or accept them.


Numb to This: Memoir of a Mass Shooting By Kindra Neely Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316462099
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 11th, 2022

This searing graphic memoir portrays the impact of gun violence through a fresh lens with urgency, humanity, and a very personal hope.

Kindra Neely never expected it to happen to her. No one does. Sure, she’d sometimes been close to gun violence, like when the house down the street from her childhood home in Texas was targeted in a drive-by shooting.


Demon in the Wood Graphic Novel By Leigh Bardugo, Dani Pendergast (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Leigh Bardugo, Dani Pendergast (Illustrator)
$22.99
ISBN: 9781250624642
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - September 27th, 2022

Don't miss Demon in the Wood, the first-ever graphic novel from the world of Shadow and Bone – the blockbuster book series and international Netflix sensation – from #1 New York Times bestselling author Leigh Bardugo and spectacular new talent Dani Pendergast.


Muhammad Najem, War Reporter: How One Boy Put the Spotlight on Syria By Muhammad Najem, Nora Neus, Julie Robine (By (artist)) Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780759556904
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 27th, 2022

A teenage boy risks his life to tell the truth in this gripping graphic memoir by youth activist Muhammad Najem and CNN producer Nora Neus. 

“A story of journalism at its most inspiring, its most heartbreaking, its most essential. Muhammad is a reporter who brings hope to a damaged world.” 
—John Berman, CNN anchor
 

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Forest Hills Bootleg Society By Dave Baker, Nicole Goux, Dave Baker (Illustrator), Nicole Goux (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Dave Baker, Nicole Goux, Dave Baker (Illustrator), Nicole Goux (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781534469488
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - September 27th, 2022

Set in 2005, this gorgeously illustrated, funny, and honest graphic novel follows four teens who stumble into an illicit anime DVD-burning business that shakes up their conservative small town…and their friendship.

When Brooke, Kelly, Maggie, and Melissa buy a bootleg anime DVD at a gas station, they get much more than they bargained for with Super Love XL, a risqué


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Victory. Stand!: Raising My Fist for Justice By Tommie Smith, Derrick Barnes, Dawud Anyabwile Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781324052159
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Published: Norton Young Readers - September 27th, 2022

A 2022 National Book Award for Young People's Literature Finalist
One of the Chicago Public Library’s Best of the Best books of 2022

"Phenomenal…Timely and timeless, a must-read not just for sports fans but for everyone." —New York Times Book Review


Unretouchable By Sofia Szamosi, Sofia Szamosi (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Sofia Szamosi, Sofia Szamosi (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781728462929
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Published: Graphic Universe (Tm) - September 13th, 2022

"One of the most memorable debut graphic novels in recent years."--IGN


Magical Boy Volume 2: A Graphic Novel By The Kao, The Kao (Illustrator) Cover Image
By The Kao, The Kao (Illustrator)
$15.99
ISBN: 9781338815924
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Published: Graphix - September 6th, 2022

A breathtakingly imaginative fantasy series starring Max—a high schooler chosen to become the next "Magical Girl." There's just one catch . . . he's a trans boy!

Although he was assigned female at birth, Max is your average trans man trying to get through high school as himself.


Coven By Jennifer Dugan, Kit Seaton (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jennifer Dugan, Kit Seaton (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593112182
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - September 6th, 2022

In this queer, paranormal YA graphic novel debut from the author of Some Girls Do and the illustrator of Wonder Woman: Warbringer, a young witch races to solve the grisly supernatural murders of her coven members before the killer strikes again.

"[This] gorgeously illustrated tale mashes together murder mystery and witchcraft." —Nerdist


Alte Zachen / Old Things By Ziggy Hanaor, Benjamin Phillips (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Ziggy Hanaor, Benjamin Phillips (Illustrator)
$22.99
ISBN: 9781800660229
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Published: Cicada Books - September 6th, 2022

A beautifully illustrated and presented intergenerational graphic novel that follows 11-year-old Benji and his elderly grandmother, Bubbe Rosa, as they traverse Brooklyn and Manhattan, gathering the ingredients for a Friday night dinner.

Praise for Alte Zachen


Over My Dead Body By Sweeney Boo, Sweeney Boo (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Sweeney Boo, Sweeney Boo (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780063056305
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Published: HarperAlley - August 30th, 2022

Fans of Chilling Adventures of Sabrina will love diving into the mysterious and witchy world of award-nominated creator Sweeney Boo. Enchanting full-color illustrations will be sure to charm readers as they explore the halls of Younwity's Institute of Magic and the forbidden forest that lies beyond.


Neverlanders By Tom Taylor, Jon Sommariva (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Tom Taylor, Jon Sommariva (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780593351758
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Published: Razorbill - August 30th, 2022

Tom Taylor, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Nightwing, Superman: Son of Kal-El, DCeased, and Injustice, has joined forces with powerhouse illustrator Jon Sommariva (Harley Quinn) for this gritty young adult graphic novel set in the world of Peter Pan.


Acting Class By Nick Drnaso Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781770464926
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Published: Drawn and Quarterly - August 16th, 2022

A brilliant and suspenseful follow-up to the Booker-nominated graphic novel Sabrina.

"Every single person has something unique to them which is impossible to re-create, without exception." —John Smith, acting coach


A Game for Swallows: To Die, to Leave, to Return: Expanded Edition By Zeina Abirached, Zeina Abirached (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Zeina Abirached, Zeina Abirached (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781728446134
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Published: Graphic Universe (Tm) - August 2nd, 2022

This expanded edition of A Game for Swallows features a new, illustrated afterword, as Abirached reflects on the meaning of her memoir's title, the graffiti that inspired it, and the future of Beirut.


DUNE: The Graphic Novel,  Book 2: Muad’Dib By Frank Herbert, Brian Herbert, Kevin J. Anderson, Raúl Allén (Illustrator), Patricia Martín (Illustrator), Bill Sienkiewicz (Contributions by) Cover Image
By Frank Herbert, Brian Herbert, Kevin J. Anderson, Raúl Allén (Illustrator), Patricia Martín (Illustrator), Bill Sienkiewicz (Contributions by)
$24.99
ISBN: 9781419749469
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Published: Abrams ComicArts - August 9th, 2022

In DUNE: The Graphic Novel, Book 2: Muad’Dib, the second of three volumes adapting Frank Herbert’s Dune, young Paul Atreides and his mother, the lady Jessica, find themselves stranded in the deep desert of Arrakis.


Box of Light Vol. 1 By Seiko Erisawa Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9781638585213
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Published: Seven Seas - July 19th, 2022

The critically acclaimed, spooky tale of a haunted convenience store.

A quiet convenience store at the crossroads between life and death. Its faint glow in the darkness draws in transient souls, pulling them closer to the final purchase they’ll ever make. Prepare for shadowy creatures, strange employees, and an air of dread in this delightfully creepy supernatural tale.


Oblivion Rouge, Volume 1: The HAKKINEN (Saturday AM TANKS / Oblivion Rouge #1) By Pap Souleye Fall, Saturday AM Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9780760376867
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Published: Rockport Publishers - July 19th, 2022

Oblivion Rouge follows the career of a young teenage villager named Oumi as she becomes embroiled in a conflict that threatens a futuristic Africa and the world itself.

In the near future, a virus called the LEUP has infected half the population.


After the Rain By Nnedi Okorafor, David Brame (Illustrator), John Jennings (Adapted by) Cover Image
By Nnedi Okorafor, David Brame (Illustrator), John Jennings (Adapted by)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781419743566
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Published: Abrams ComicArts - Megascope - July 12th, 2022

Nnedi Okorafor’s story of Chioma, a young Nigerian-American woman whose destiny is revealed during a furious rainstorm—now in paperback, with bonus content including Q&As with the creative team and never-before-seen art and designs!

After the Rain is an adaptation of Nnedi Okorafor’s short story, “On the Road.” The adaptation, written by J


Taproot: A Story About A Gardener and A Ghost By Keezy Young Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781637150733
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Published: Oni Press - July 5th, 2022

"It's a pleasure to lose yourself in the beautiful artwork, and one of the loveliest queer romances I've ever read." — K. O'Neil, author of The Tea Dragon Society

Blue has been living as a ghost for a year when he meets Hamal, a beautiful and sweet gardener who has the ability to see and communicate with ghosts.


Lore Olympus: Volume Two By Rachel Smythe Cover Image
$21.00
ISBN: 9780593356081
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Published: Random House Worlds - July 5th, 2022

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Witness what the gods do after dark in the second volume of a stylish and contemporary reimagining of one of the best-known stories in Greek mythology, featuring a brand-new, exclusive short story from creator Rachel Smythe.


M Is for Monster By Talia Dutton Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781419751974
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Published: Abrams ComicArts - Surely - June 28th, 2022

A scientist attempts to bring her younger sister back to life with unexpected results in this Frankenstein-inspired graphic novel about ghosts, identity, and family

When Doctor Frances Ai’s younger sister Maura died in a tragic accident six months ago, Frances swore she would bring her back to life.


Golden Boy: Beethoven's Youth By Mikael Ross, Nika Knight (Translated by) Cover Image
By Mikael Ross, Nika Knight (Translated by)
$29.99
ISBN: 9781683965510
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Published: Fantagraphics - June 7th, 2022

Ludwig van Beethoven created music that moves and inspires us to this day; his very name sparks a melody in the ear. But are you born a genius? This graphic biography asks: “Who was Beethoven before he became ‘Beethoven?’"

A Junior Library Guild Gold Standard Selection


Welcome to St. Hell: My Trans Teen Misadventure: A Graphic Novel By Lewis Hancox Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781338824438
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Published: Graphix - June 7th, 2022

A groundbreaking memoir about being a trans teen, in the vein of FUN HOME and FLAMER... and at the same time entirely its own.

Lewis has a few things to say to his younger teen self. He knows she hates her body. He knows she's confused about who to snog. He knows she's really a he and will ultimately realize this...


Slip By Marika McCoola, Aatmaja Pandya (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Marika McCoola, Aatmaja Pandya (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781616207892
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Published: Algonquin Young Readers - June 7th, 2022

From Eisner-Award nominated writer Marika McCoola and debut artist Aatmaja Pandya, an emotional coming-of-age graphic novel for fans of Bloom and Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up with Me.

Right before Jade is about to leave for a summer art intensive, her best friend, Phoebe, attempts suicide.


The Crows By Anders Fager, Peter Bergting, Peter Bergting (Illustrator) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781506727974
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Published: Dark Horse Books - April 26th, 2022

What lurks in the corners of the house originates in the corners of the mind.
 


Dancing at the Pity Party By Tyler Feder Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780525553038
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Published: Rocky Pond Books - April 5th, 2022

This acclaimed graphic memoir that Kirkus calls “cathartic and uplifting” is the tale of losing a parent and what it feels like to grieve and to move forward.


The Woman in the Woods and Other North American Stories By Kate Ashwin (Editor), Kel McDonald (Editor), Alina Pete (Editor) Cover Image
By Kate Ashwin (Editor), Kel McDonald (Editor), Alina Pete (Editor)
$15.00
ISBN: 9781945820977
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Published: Iron Circus Comics - April 5th, 2022

"Enjoyable for reading aloud or sharing around a campfire." -- KIRKUS

"Be careful of what you accept from spirits."

Loup Garrou, trickster rabbits, and spirits with names that can't be spoken -- the plains and forests of North America are alive with characters like these, all waiting to meet you in this collection of folklore retold in comics


Fine: A Comic About Gender By Rhea Ewing Cover Image
$21.00
ISBN: 9781631496806
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Published: Liveright - April 5th, 2022

Washington Post • 10 Best Graphic Novels of 2022

A vibrant and informative debut with “great documentary power” (Alison Bechdel), Fine is an elegantly illustrated celebration of the transgender community.


Beta Testing the Ongoing Apocalypse By Tom Kaczynski, Christopher Brown (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Tom Kaczynski, Christopher Brown (Foreword by)
$24.99
ISBN: 9781683964315
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Published: Fantagraphics - March 22nd, 2022

In this new, expanded edition, the starting point is arbitrary. From there, the city expands in all directions. At once SF, a contemporary demonology, an occult theory, a mutant utopia and an architectural treatise, Beta Testing the Ongoing Apocalypse is a collection of graphic fictions about the contemporary global megalopolis.  


Knitstrips: The World’s First Comic-Strip Knitting Book By Alice Ormsbee Beltran, Karen Kim Mar Cover Image
$27.50
ISBN: 9781419740664
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Published: Abrams - March 15th, 2022

The world’s first comic-strip knitting book, Knitstrips presents 22 original patterns, boundless humor, and seriously appealing knitting instruction

Inspired, original, and laugh-out-loud funny, knitstrips are patterns and knitting instruction mixed with advice and humorous commentary—and presented in illustrated comic book panels.


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Squire By Nadia Shammas, Sara Alfageeh (Illustrator), Sara Alfageeh Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780062945846
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Published: Quill Tree Books - March 8th, 2022

From two incredible rising talents comes the fantasy graphic novel Molly Knox Ostertag calls “instantly compelling.” A New England Book Award and Harvey Award winner!


Messy Roots: A Graphic Memoir of a Wuhanese American By Laura Gao, Laura Gao (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Laura Gao, Laura Gao (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9780063067769
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Published: Balzer + Bray - March 8th, 2022

Messy Roots is a laugh-out-loud, heartfelt, and deeply engaging story of their journey to find themself--as an American, as the daughter of Chinese immigrants, as a queer person, and as a Wuhanese American in the middle of a pandemic.”—Malaka Gharib, author of I Was Their American Dream


The Subtle Knife Graphic Novel (His Dark Materials #2) By Philip Pullman Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780593176924
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - February 22nd, 2022

This graphic novel adaptation of The Subtle Knife is a great entry for readers new to His Dark Materials and an exciting new look at the classic for existing Pullman fans.


Across a Field of Starlight: (A Graphic Novel) By Blue Delliquanti Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780593124130
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Published: Random House Graphic - February 8th, 2022

An epic sci-fi graphic novel romance between two non-binary characters as they find one another through time, distance, and war. An amazing story that explores the complexity of human nature and what brings us together.


The Greatest Thing By Sarah Winifred Searle Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250297235
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Published: First Second - February 8th, 2022

This tender YA comic is perfect for fans of Raina Telgemeier's Drama and Shannon Hale and LeUyen Pham's Real Friends who are ready to graduate to their first teen graphic novel.

It’s the first day of sophomore year, and now that Winifred’s two best (and only) friends have transferred to a private school, she must navigate high school on her own.


Come Over Come Over By Lynda Barry Cover Image
$21.95
ISBN: 9781770465459
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Published: Drawn and Quarterly - February 8th, 2022

The classic book featuring Maybonne Mullen and her little sister Marlys is back in print!


Magical Boy Volume 1: A Graphic Novel By The Kao, The Kao (Illustrator) Cover Image
By The Kao, The Kao (Illustrator)
$15.99
ISBN: 9781338775525
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Published: Graphix - February 1st, 2022

A breathtakingly imaginative fantasy series starring Max—a high schooler chosen to become the next "Magical Girl." There's just one catch . . . he's a trans boy!

Although he was assigned female at birth, Max is your average trans man trying to get through high school as himself.


Mister Miracle: The Great Escape By Varian Johnson, Daniel Isles (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Varian Johnson, Daniel Isles (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781779501257
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Published: DC Comics - January 25th, 2022

A modern YA reimagining of the iconic Jack Kirby characters that explores identity, trauma, and the sacrifices it takes to be a hero.

"Fresh, Kinetic, and slick as hell.” ––Ngozi Ukazu, New York Timesbestselling author of Check, Please!
 


Junkwraith By Ellinor Richey Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781603095006
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Published: Top Shelf Productions - January 18th, 2022

What she once possessed... now threatens to possess her. This vibrant Swedish debut graphic novel is an epic quest for the things left behind, with icy-cool artwork and astonishing sci-fi settings.


Heartstopper #4: A Graphic Novel By Alice Oseman, Alice Oseman (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Alice Oseman, Alice Oseman (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781338617559
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Published: Graphix - January 4th, 2022

The fourth volume in the wonderfully sweet Heartstopper series, featuring gorgeous two-color artwork.

Now streaming on Netflix!

Charlie and Nick's relationship has been going really well, and Charlie thinks he's ready to say those three little words: I love you.

Nick feels the same way, but he's got a lot on his mind -- especially the thought of coming out


Afternoon at McBurger's By Ana Galvañ, Jamie Richards (Translated by) Cover Image
By Ana Galvañ, Jamie Richards (Translated by)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781683964841
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Published: Fantagraphics - December 7th, 2021

A science-fiction graphic novella grounded in a familiar experience for most: spending an afternoon with our best pals over a burger and fries. But this joint has something more special than a Happy Meal: the "Once Party" menu.


Heartless Prince By Leigh Dragoon, Angela De Vito (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Leigh Dragoon, Angela De Vito (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781368028363
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - November 30th, 2021

A fierce warrior must save the heart of her beloved prince before it's too late in the first book of a new YA fantasy-adventure graphic novel trilogy, perfect for fans of Noelle Stevenson's Nimona and Kazu Kibuishi's Amulet


Lifetime Passes By Terry Blas, Claudia Aguirre (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Terry Blas, Claudia Aguirre (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781419746673
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Published: Abrams ComicArts - Surely - November 23rd, 2021

In this darkly comedic YA graphic novel, a group of teens starts a program to bring senior citizens to a local theme park to take advantage of the unofficial park policy: If someone dies on the property, the rest of their party is given lifetime passes!

Sixteen-year-old Jackie Chavez loves her local amusement park, Kingdom Adventure, maybe more than anything else in the world.


Huda F Are You? By Huda Fahmy, Huda Fahmy (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Huda Fahmy, Huda Fahmy (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9780593324318
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Published: Dial Books - November 23rd, 2021

From the creator of the hugely popular webcomic Yes I'm Hot In This comes a graphic novel about a young American Muslim growing up and figuring out who she is


Graceling Graphic Novel By Kristin Cashore, Gareth Hinds (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Kristin Cashore, Gareth Hinds (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780358250470
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Published: Clarion Books - November 16th, 2021

The beloved New York Times bestselling YA fantasy by Kristin Cashore is now available as a graphic novel, with stunning illustrations by award-winning artist Gareth Hinds.


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Himawari House By Harmony Becker Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250235572
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Published: First Second - November 9th, 2021

Winner of the 2022 Kirkus Prize for Young Readers' Literature
A 2021 Publishers Weekly Best Books of the Year
A 2021 School Library Best Books of the Year

A young adult graphic novel about three foreign exchange students and the pleasures, and difficulties, of adjusting to living in Japan.


The Most Important Comic Book on Earth: Stories to Save the World By Cara Delevingne, Ricky Gervais, Jane Goodall, Scott Snyder, Taika Waititi Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780744042825
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Published: DK - November 9th, 2021

120 inspiring visual stories on environmentalism from key figures, charities, activists, and artists.

The Most Important Comic Book On Earth
is a global collaboration for planetary change, bringing together a diverse team of 300 leading environmentalists, artists, authors, actors, filmmakers, musicians, and more to present over 120 stories to save the world. 


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Lore Olympus: Volume One By Rachel Smythe Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780593160299
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Published: Random House Worlds - November 2nd, 2021

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Scandalous gossip, wild parties, and forbidden love—witness what the gods do after dark in this stylish and contemporary reimagining of one of the best-known stories in Greek mythology, featuring a brand-new, exclusive short story from creator Rachel Smythe.


Tiny Dancer By Siena Cherson Siegel, Mark Siegel (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Siena Cherson Siegel, Mark Siegel (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781481486675
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - November 2nd, 2021

A teenage ballet dancer struggles to find her next step, and her place in the world, in this exquisite graphic memoir—a follow-up to the Sibert Honor–winning To Dance.

All her life, Siena has dreamed of being a ballerina.


Oksi By Mari Ahokoivu, Silja-Maaria Aronpuro (Translated by) Cover Image
By Mari Ahokoivu, Silja-Maaria Aronpuro (Translated by)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781646141128
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Published: Levine Querido - October 26th, 2021

Booklist Editors' Choice
Bulletin Blue Ribbons 2021


"It's a fairytale nightmare of the highest quality, a heartfelt history lesson written in flames, a poem."—Comics Beat


Why Is Everybody Yelling?: Growing Up in My Immigrant Family By Marisabina Russo Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780374303839
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - October 26th, 2021

“A wonderful book about figuring out who we are and who we want to be when we grow up. It’s also about being an American—especially a first-generation American.” —Roz Chast


Stars, Hide Your Fire By Kel McDonald, Jose Pimienta (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Kel McDonald, Jose Pimienta (Illustrator)
$15.00
ISBN: 9781945820892
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Published: Iron Circus Comics - October 5th, 2021

"A resonant graphic novel about the price of growing up--or avoiding it." -- FOREWORD

"McDonald's tale blends elements of realism and fantasy into a distinctly modern take on the supernatural." -- NATIONAL PUBLIC RADIO

"Strongly recommended for fans of dark fantasy and YA graphic novels." -- CEMETERY DANCE


Between Shades of Gray: The Graphic Novel By Ruta Sepetys, Andrew Donkin (Adapted by), Dave Kopka (Illustrator), Brann Livesay (With), Chris Dickey (With) Cover Image
By Ruta Sepetys, Andrew Donkin (Adapted by), Dave Kopka (Illustrator), Brann Livesay (With), Chris Dickey (With)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780593404850
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Published: Philomel Books - October 12th, 2021

Just in time for the 10th anniversary of Between Shades of Gray, Ruta Sepetys's award-winning debut novel, and inspiration for the major motion picture Ashes in the Snow, is now a gorgeous graphic novel!


Night Fisher By R. Kikuo Johnson Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781683964704
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Published: Fantagraphics - October 12th, 2021

Two Maui high school students, Loren and Shane, get mixed up in a petty crime, and their friendship is put to the test. One of the most critically lauded graphic novel debuts in the medium's history is now in hardcover for the first time! 


Death & Sparkles: Book 1 By Rob Justus Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781797206363
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Published: Chronicle Books - October 5th, 2021

Adventure Time meets The Good Place in this zany-yet-philosophical graphic novel buddy comedy about the unlikely friendship between Death, a grim reaper who's never had a friend, and Sparkles, The Last Unicorn, a celebrity influencer who is somehow immune to Death's touch.

Being Death is no way to live.


Squad By Maggie Tokuda-Hall, Lisa Sterle (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Maggie Tokuda-Hall, Lisa Sterle (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9780062943149
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Published: Greenwillow Books - October 5th, 2021

An IndieBound Bestseller

Squad is a fast-paced and feminist horror story for every girl who’s ever felt like prey, and asks how far a girl should go to hunt the hunters.”—Laura Ruby, author of National Book Award Finalist Thirteen Doorways, Wolves Behind Them All


Teen Titans: Beast Boy Loves Raven By Kami Garcia, Gabriel Picolo (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Kami Garcia, Gabriel Picolo (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781779503862
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Published: DC Comics - September 28th, 2021

From #1 New York Times bestselling author KAMI GARCIA (Beautiful Creatures) and artist GABRIEL PICOLO, the creative duo behind the New York Times bestselling graphic novel Teen Titans: Raven, comes the romantic meetup we have all been waiting for!


Stephen McCranie's Space Boy Omnibus Volume 1 By Stephen McCranie, Stephen McCranie (Illustrator) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781506726434
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Published: Dark Horse Books - September 21st, 2021

Stephen McCraine’s Space Boy volumes 1-3 in one book!
 
To Amy, everyone has a flavor. When her dad loses his job on their remote deep space mining colony, Amy and her family are forced to start a new life back on Earth.


Cuphead Volume 2: Cartoon Chronicles & Calamities By Zack Keller, Shawn Dickinson (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Zack Keller, Shawn Dickinson (Illustrator)
$10.99
ISBN: 9781506712499
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Published: Dark Horse Books - September 21st, 2021

Our plucky heroes return in this brand-new collection of adventures starring Cuphead, Mugman, and now Ms. Chalice!


Borders By Thomas King, Natasha Donovan (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Thomas King, Natasha Donovan (Illustrator)
$24.99
ISBN: 9780316593069
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 7th, 2021

A People Magazine Best Book Fall 2021

From celebrated Indigenous author Thomas King and award-winning Métis artist Natasha Donovan comes a powerful graphic novel about a family caught between nations.

Borders is a masterfully told story of a boy and his mother whose road trip is thwarted at the border when they identify their citizen


Whistle: A New Gotham City Hero By E. Lockhart, Manuel Preitano (Illustrator) Cover Image
By E. Lockhart, Manuel Preitano (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781401293222
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Published: DC Comics - September 7th, 2021

From New York Times bestselling author E. Lockhart (Genuine Fraud, We Were Liars) and artist Manuel Preitano (The Oracle Code) comes a new Gotham City superhero in this exciting YA graphic novel.


In the Shadow of the Fallen Towers: The Seconds, Minutes, Hours, Days, Weeks, Months, and Years after the 9/11 Attacks By Don Brown Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780358223573
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Published: Clarion Books - August 10th, 2021

Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults Finalist

A graphic novel chronicling the immediate aftermath and rippling effects of one of the most impactful days in modern history: September 11, 2001. From the Sibert Honor– and YALSA Award–winning creator behind The Unwanted and Drowned City.


Witch for Hire By Ted Naifeh Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781419748110
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Published: Amulet Paperbacks - August 24th, 2021

When a series of high school pranks get out of hand, teen witch Faye Faulkner is the only one who can solve the case in this spooky YA graphic novel

Faye Faulkner isn’t popular, and that’s just fine by her. She spends her lunches at the Loser Table with the other social rejects, aka her best friends, and brushes off the uninspired taunts from the cool kids.


Run: Book One By John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, L. Fury (Illustrator), Nate Powell (Illustrator) Cover Image
By John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, L. Fury (Illustrator), Nate Powell (Illustrator)
$24.99
ISBN: 9781419730696
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Published: Abrams ComicArts - August 3rd, 2021

RUN, the Eisner Award-Winner for Best Graphic Memoir, is one of the most heralded books of the year including being named a:
New York Times Top 5 YA Books of the Year · Top 10 Great Graphic Novels for Teens (Young Adult Library Services Association) · Washington Post Best Bo


Parable of the Sower: A Graphic Novel Adaptation By Octavia E. Butler, Damian Duffy (Adapted by), John Jennings (Illustrator), Hopkinson Nalo (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Octavia E. Butler, Damian Duffy (Adapted by), John Jennings (Illustrator), Hopkinson Nalo (Introduction by)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781419754050
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Published: Abrams ComicArts - July 6th, 2021

2021 Hugo Award Winner for Best Graphic Story or Comic

The graphic-novel adaptation of Octavia E. Butler’s groundbreaking dystopian novel, Parable of the Sower, the follow-up to Kindred, a #1 New York Times bestseller

In this graphic-novel adaptation of Octavia E.


Nothing Can Possibly Go Wrong By Prudence Shen, Faith Erin Hicks (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Prudence Shen, Faith Erin Hicks (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250779618
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Published: First Second - June 22nd, 2021

You wouldn't expect Nate and Charlie to be friends.


The Gift By Zoe Maeve Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781772620559
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Published: Conundrum Press - June 15th, 2021

The Shining meets Sophia Coppola's Marie Antoinette in this gripping debut from an award-winning talent.


The Girl from the Sea: A Graphic Novel By Molly Knox Ostertag Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781338540574
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Published: Graphix - June 1st, 2021

From the author of The Witch Boy trilogy comes a graphic novel about family, romance, and first love.

Fifteen-year-old Morgan has a secret: She can't wait to escape the perfect little island where she lives.


Hawking By Jim Ottaviani, Leland Myrick (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jim Ottaviani, Leland Myrick (Illustrator)
$22.99
ISBN: 9781250777942
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Published: First Second - May 18th, 2021

Following their New York Times-bestselling graphic novel Feynman, Jim Ottaviani and Leland Myrick deliver a gripping biography of Stephen Hawking, one of the most important scientists of our time.


Stone Fruit By Lee Lai Cover Image
By Lee Lai
$24.99
ISBN: 9781683964261
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Published: Fantagraphics - May 11th, 2021

An exhilarating and tender debut graphic novel that is an ode to the love and connection shared among three women and the child they all adore.

2022 Cartoonist Studio Prize WINNER

2022 Lynd Ward Graphic Novel Prize WINNER

2022 Lambda Literary Award WINNER, LGBTQ Comics


Heartstopper #3: A Graphic Novel By Alice Oseman, Alice Oseman (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Alice Oseman, Alice Oseman (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781338617528
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Published: Graphix - May 4th, 2021

The third volume in the poignant and sweet Heartstopper series, featuring beautiful two-color artwork!

Now streaming on Netflix!

Charlie didn't think Nick could ever like him back, but now they're officially boyfriends.


The Secret To Superhuman Strength By Alison Bechdel, Alison Bechdel (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Alison Bechdel, Alison Bechdel (Illustrator)
$24.00
ISBN: 9780544387652
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Published: Mariner Books - May 4th, 2021

The Best Graphic Book of 2021 by Publishers Weekly | A New York Times Best Graphic Novel of 2021 | A New York Times Notable Book | An Autostraddle Best Queer Book of the Year | A Boston Globe Best Book of the Year | A St.


Penny By Karl Stevens Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781452183053
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Published: Chronicle Books - May 4th, 2021

This colorful graphic novel features the philosophical and existential musings of a cat named Penny.

Told through a collection of stories, Penny: A Graphic Memoir wanders through her colorful imagination as she recalls her humble beginnings on the streets of New York and waxes poetic about the realities of her sheltered life living in an apartment with her owners.


Summer Spirit By Elizabeth Holleville Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781910620724
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Published: Nobrow - May 4th, 2021

A new YA graphic novel from French illustrator Elizabeth Holleville, Summer Spirit puts a fresh spin on the struggles of growing up as this coming-of-age story takes a supernatural and sinister turn.

Being a teenager is hard enough without finding out your new best friend is a 60 year old ghost...


The Curie Society (The Curie Society Series #1) By Heather Einhorn, Adam Staffaroni, Janet Harvey, Sonia Liao (Illustrator), Joan Hilty (Editor) Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9780262539944
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Published: The MIT Press - April 27th, 2021

A covert team of young women--members of the Curie society, an elite organization dedicated to women in STEM--undertake high-stakes missions to save the world. A selection of the 2022 Hal Clement Notable Young Adult Books List from the American Library Association.
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The Night Marchers and Other Oceanian Tales By Kate Ashwin (Editor), Sloane Leong (Editor), Kel McDonald (Editor) Cover Image
By Kate Ashwin (Editor), Sloane Leong (Editor), Kel McDonald (Editor)
$15.00
ISBN: 9781945820793
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Published: Iron Circus Comics - April 20th, 2021

An enthralling, spooky, diverse collection. -- KIRKUS

An intriguing portal to folklore. -- SHELF AWARENESS

Readers will want to revisit this collection. -- SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL

"Do you hear them? Never go outside when you hear THAT sound."


Travesía: A Migrant Girl's Cross-Border Journey/El Viaje de Una Joven Migrante By Michelle Gerster (As Told by), Fiona Dunnett (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Michelle Gerster (As Told by), Fiona Dunnett (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781551528366
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Published: Arsenal Pulp Press - April 13th, 2021

This compelling young adult graphic memoir, based on real events, tells the story of Gricelda, a fifteen-year-old Mexican girl who attempts to cross the border into America with her mother and younger brother in search of a better life. Their treacherous journey, filled with both heartbreak and hope, begins in Tijuana, where they are transported from house to house by strangers.


The Spy Who Raised Me By Ted Anderson, Gianna Meola (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Ted Anderson, Gianna Meola (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781728412917
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Published: Graphic Universe (Tm) - April 6th, 2021

Tales from the Umbrella Academy: You Look Like Death Volume 1 By Gerard Way, Shaun Simon, Ian Culbard (Illustrator), Nate Piekos (Illustrator), Gabriel Ba (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Gerard Way, Shaun Simon, Ian Culbard (Illustrator), Nate Piekos (Illustrator), Gabriel Ba (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781506719108
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Published: Dark Horse Books - March 30th, 2021

The first Umbrella Academy spin off series!

Umbrella Academy creators Gerard Way and Gabriel Bá are joined by Way's Killjoys cowriter Shaun Simon (Collapser, Electric Century) and artist INJ Culbard (Everything, At the Mountains of Madness), for a supernatural adventure featuring the breakout character from the hit Netflix show, now on Season 3!


Shadow Life By Hiromi Goto, Ann Xu (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Hiromi Goto, Ann Xu (Illustrator)
$24.99
ISBN: 9781626723566
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Published: First Second - March 30th, 2021

2022 Asian/Pacific American Literature Award Winner for Adult Fiction
2022 L.A Times Book Prize Finalist

Poet and novelist Hiromi Goto effortlessly blends wry, observational slice-of-life literary fiction with poetic magical realism in the tender and surprising graphic novel Shadow Life, with haunting art from debut artist Ann Xu.


Delicates (Sheets #2) By Brenna Thummler Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781620107881
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Published: Oni Press - March 23rd, 2021

"An original exploration of what it means to be seen and accepted." — Kirkus

Following the events of the bestselling graphic novel, Sheets, Delicates brings Brenna Thummler’s beloved characters, artwork, and charm back to life.


Marjorie Glatt’s life hasn’t been the same ever since she discovered a group of ghosts hiding i


What Unites Us: The Graphic Novel (World Citizen Comics) By Dan Rather, Elliot Kirschner, Tim Foley (Illustrator) Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250239945
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Published: First Second - March 9th, 2021

In this graphic novel adaptation of his bestselling collection of essays, legendary news anchor Dan Rather provides a voice of reason and explores what it means to be a true patriot.


The Crossroads at Midnight By Abby Howard Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781945820687
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Published: Iron Circus Comics - February 23rd, 2021

Winner of the 2021 Ignatz Award for Outstanding Collection

"Unsettling in the best way." -- KIRKUS, Starred Review

"Wonderfully terrifying." -- PUBLISHERS WEEKLY, Starred Review

"Gets under your skin." -- GEEK MOM

"Striking drawings and suspenseful storytelling." -- io9


Savor By Neil Kleid, John Broglia (Illustrator), Frank Reynoso (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Neil Kleid, John Broglia (Illustrator), Frank Reynoso (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781506715186
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Published: Dark Horse Books - January 26th, 2021

An adventuring chef must face five deadly restaurants, assemble the ultimate knife, and defeat a band of pirate cooks to save her island and the woman she loves.


The Black Panther Party: A Graphic Novel History By David F. Walker, Marcus Kwame Anderson (Illustrator) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781984857705
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Published: Ten Speed Press - January 19th, 2021

WINNER OF THE EISNER AWARD • A bold and fascinating graphic novel history of the revolutionary Black Panther Party.


The Books of Magic 30th Anniversary Edition By Neil Gaiman, John Bolton (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Neil Gaiman, John Bolton (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781779502315
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Published: DC Comics - November 26th, 2019

The New York Times best-selling writer Neil Gaiman weaves a mesmerizing tale of the dangers and possibilities of youth in THE BOOKS OF MAGIC, illustrated by the acclaimed artists John Bolton, Scott Hampton, Charles Vess, and Paul Johnson.

"What are you proposing that we do?"


Heartstopper #2: A Graphic Novel By Alice Oseman, Alice Oseman (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Alice Oseman, Alice Oseman (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781338617474
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Published: Graphix - November 10th, 2020

The second book in the delightfully sweet Heartstopper series, featuring beautiful two-color artwork!

Nick and Charlie are best friends, but one spontaneous kiss has changed everything. In the aftermath, Charlie thinks that he's made a horrible mistake and ruined his friendship with Nick, but Nick is more confused than ever.

Love works in surprising ways, and Nick comes to see the world from a new perspective. He discovers all sorts of things about his friends, his family... and himself.


We Saw Scenery: The Early Diaries of Merrill Markoe By Merrill Markoe Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781616209032
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Published: Algonquin Books - October 13th, 2020

“Merrill Markoe got all the talent. In addition to being an Emmy-award winning comedy writer, she's also a top-notch artist. We Saw Scenery is revealing, sad, funny, and, above all, relatable. Merrill captures the experience of a young woman finding—and holding onto—her own voice.


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The Magic Fish: (A Graphic Novel) By Trung Le Nguyen Cover Image
$23.99
ISBN: 9780593125298
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Published: Random House Graphic - October 13th, 2020

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR by the New York Public Library • Kirkus Reviews • Booklist • Publishers Weekly