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Why Comics?: From Underground to Everywhere

Hillary L Chute · Harper
Pages: 464
Format: Hardcover

The massive impact that comics have had on our culture becomes more and more clear every day, from the critically acclaimed musical Fun Home, based on Alison Bechdel's groundbreaking comic, to the dozens of superhero films hitting cinemas every year. What is it that makes comics so special?...
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Snowpiercer, Vol. 1: The Escape

Jacques Lob · Titan Books
Pages: 110
Format: Hardcover

Snowpiercer is the enthralling and thought-provoking post-apocalyptic graphic novel that inspired the critically acclaimed movie starring Chris Evans (Captain America, Fantastic Four). Originally published in French, this marks the first time that Snowpiercer will be available in English.In...
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One Piece, Vol. 12: The Legend Begins

Eiichiro Oda · VIZ Media LLC
Pages: 200
Format: Paperback

Luffy narrowly escapes being executed by his old nemeses Lady Alvida and Buggy the Clown, but now he has the Navy hot on his trail. Leading the hunt is the relentless Captain Smoker, a man who has never let a pirate escape from his jurisdiction!
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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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Thanos: The Infinity Conflict

Jim Starlin · Marvel
Pages: 112
Format: Hardcover

In a desperate bid to protect all of reality, Adam Warlock once gave the Reality Gem to the Mad Titan Thanos. Years later, that decision has come to haunt him. For now, Thanos is on the verge of becoming the lord of all reality! Only his troublesome brother, an errant troll and a strange...
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World Trigger, Vol. 12

Daisuke Ashihara · VIZ Media
Pages: 192
Format: Print book

Destroy thy Neighbor! A gate to another dimension has burst open, and invincible monsters called Neighbors invade Earth. Osamu Mikumo may not be the best among the elite warriors who co-opt other-dimensional technology to fight back, but along with his Neighbor friend Yuma, he'll do whatever...
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Simpsons Comics Royale: A Super-Sized Simpson Soiree

Matt Groening · Harper Design
Pages: 160
Format: Paperback

Fans of The Simpson's, one of the most highly rated and honoured television shows in history, will delight in this festive collection of Simpson's stories, including insightful and humorous commentary from the show's creator, Matt Groening. All new stories (featuring the whole...
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The Legend of the Changeling 2. The Bogeyman

Dubois · Europe Comics
Pages: 57
Format: Book

After leaving their beloved Dartmoor to find work in the capital, it's not long before the Johnsons realize that London is not the promised land after all. The lower classes are worked to the bone and struggle to survive, and their dreams of equality are brutally shattered. Scrubby's...
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Star Wars: The Classic Newspaper Comics Vol. 1

Russ Manning · IDW Publishing
Pages: 260
Format: Hardcover

This is the first of three volumes that collect the Star Wars newspaper strip from 1979 through 1984. included are every Sunday's title header and "bonus" panels in meticulously restored original color, making this the first-ever complete collection of this comics classic.When...
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Dark Knight III: The Master Race

FRANK MILLER · DC Comics
Pages: 376
Format: Hardcover

One of the most highly anticipated sequels of all-time is finally here in BATMAN: THE DARK KNIGHT: MASTER RACE!In 1986, Frank Miller introduced his iconic take on Batman and changed the face of comics forever. Now, three decades after BATMAN: THE DARK KNIGHT RETURNS, Miller himself has returned...
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Black Panther Book 5: Avengers of the New World Part 2

Ta-Nehisi Coates · Marvel
Pages: 136
Format: Paperback

Klaw stands supreme! The Black Panther's greatest foe has returned, ready for war! Can T'Challa fi nally defeat Ulysses Klaw, the man who killed his father, while his country threatens to rip itself apart? To make matters worse, Wakanda's gods disappear - and the Originators return! The former...
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Am I There Yet?: The Loop-de-loop, Zigzagging Journey to Adulthood

Mari Andrew · Clarkson Potter
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

This on-point guide to growing up by Instagram sensation Mari Andrew captures the feelings and comical complexities of millenials and adulthood with essays and illustrations. In the journey toward adulthood, it is easy to find yourself treading the path of those who came before you; the path...
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Black Panther: World of Wakanda Vol. 1: Dawn of the Midnight Angels

MARVEL COMICS. · MARVEL COMICS
Pages: 144
Format: Print book

The world building of Wakanda continues in a love story where tenderness is matched only by brutality! You know them now as the Midnight Angels, but in this story they are just Ayo and Aneka, young women recruited to become Dora Milaje, an elite task force trained to protect the crown of Wakanda...
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Mean Girls Club: Pink Dawn

RYAN HESHKA · Nobrow
Pages: 96
Format: Hardcover

The Mean Girls are out for blood in this timely revenge fantasy that speaks to our deepest desires for awful, corrupt men to get what's coming to 'em! Filled with mayhem, misandry, and more danger than you can shake a stiletto at, get ready for a chaotic, bloody ride. The Mean Girls Club...
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