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War for the Planet of the Apes

DAVID WALKER · BOOM! Studios
Pages: 112
Format: Paperback

San Francisco lies in ruin, as the war for survival between man and ape rests on the shoulders of one solitary soul. Prequel to the hit Fox film!As Caesar and his apes recoup and recover after the Koba-led attack on the human compound in San Francisco, the military begins moving in, setting...
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Judas

JEFF LOVENESS · BOOM! Studios
Pages: 112
Format: Paperback

Judas Iscariot journeys through life and death, grappling with his place in "The Greatest Story Ever Told."EVERY STORY NEEDS A VILLAIN Judas Iscariot is one of the most tragic figures of the Bible -- an acolyte, a betrayer, a villain. But if it wasn't for Judas ... the story...
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American Way 10th Anniversary Edition

JOHN RIDLEY · Vertigo
Pages: 208
Format: Paperback

Academy Award-winning author John Ridley (12 Years a Slave, Three Kings) presents an alternative U.S. history with the Civil Defense Corps, a team of superheroes, and their handlers, the FDAA (Federal Disaster Assistance Administration) . The FDAA stages showdowns between "superheroes"...
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American Way: Those Above and Below

John Ridley · Vertigo
Pages: 144
Format: Paperback

Academy Award-winning writer John Ridley (12 Years a Slave, Three Kings) offers an alternate U.S. history in the thrilling graphic novel THE AMERICAN WAY, now in a brand-new 10th Anniversary Edition!From writer John Ridley (Oscar-winning screenwriter of 12 Years a Slave and creator of TV's...
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Age of Bronze Volume 1: A Thousand Ships

Eric Shanower · Image Comics
Pages: 224
Format: Paperback

This new, fully colored edition brings the historical action within the pages of AGE OF BRONZE to new, greater levels.Daring heroes, breathtaking women, betrayals, love and death--the most spectacular war story ever told: The Trojan War. When a lustful Trojan prince abducts the beautiful...
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Showtime at the Apollo: The Epic Tale of Harlem's Legendary Theater

Ted Fox · Abrams ComicArts
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

Writer Ted Fox and artist James Otis Smith bring to life Harlem's legendary theater in this graphic novel adaptation of Fox's definitive, critically acclaimed history of the Apollo. Since its inception as an African-American theater in 1934, the Apollo, and the thousands of entertainers...
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Exit Stage Left: The Snagglepuss Chronicles

MARK RUSSELL · DC Comics
Pages: 168
Format: Paperback

Heavens to Murgatroyd! Hanna-Barbera's very own Snagglepuss is reimagined in a brand-new series, EXIT STAGE LEFT: THE SNAGGLEPUSS CHRONICLES, by author Mark Russell (THE FLINTSTONES) !It's 1953. While the United States is locked in a nuclear arms race with the Soviet Union, the gay Southern...
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The Art of the Graphic Memoir: Tell Your Story, Change Your Life

Tom Hart · St. Martin's Griffin
Pages: 176
Format: Paperback

#1 New York Times bestselling author and Eisner-nominated cartoonist Tom Hart has written a poignant and instructive guide for all aspiring graphic memoirists detailing the tenets of artistry and story-telling inherent in the medium. Hart examines what makes a graphic memoir great, and shows...
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Mandela and the General

John Carlin · Plough Publishing House
Pages: 112
Format: Paperback

Will the freedom struggle end in a bloodbath? Only two men can avert it. . . .Nelson Mandela, the anti-apartheid hero and first leader of the new South Africa, is an international symbol of the power of a popular movement to fight structural racism. But that nonviolent struggle for equality...
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Monk!: Thelonious, Pannonica, and the Friendship Behind a Musical Revolution

Youssef Daoudi · First Second
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

"Read this invigorating graphic narrative, then -- quickly, before the spell breaks! -- play one of Monk's records." -- Saul Williams She is Kathleen Annie Pannonica de Koenigswarter, a free-spirited baroness of the Rothschild family. He is Thelonious Sphere Monk, a musical...
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