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Cannabis: The Illegalization of Weed in America

Box Brown · First Second
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

Mexico, 1519 CE. During the Spanish conquests Cortés introduced hemp farming as part of his violent colonial campaign. In secret, locals began cultivating the plant for consumption. It eventually made its way to the United States through the immigrant labor force where it was shared with...
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Superman: Action Comics Vol. 1: Invisible Mafia

Brian Michael Bendis · DC Comics
Pages: 160
Format: Hardcover

Generational talent Brian Michael Bendis arrives on Action Comics Vol. 1, as the longest-running North American comic book series ever focuses not only on the Man of Steel, but also on the town he made famous: Metropolis!Acclaimed writer Brian Michael Bendis' new chapter for the Man of Steel...
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The Adventures of Barry & Joe: Obama and Biden's Bromantic Battle for the Soul of America

Adam Reid · Dey Street Books
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Brothers from different mothers, bromancing history to save us from Trump. These are the continuing adventures of Barack Obama and Joe Biden, time traveling superheroes in search of a brighter future for America. Moments after the inauguration of our 45th President, best friends Barack...
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The Handmaid's Tale

Margaret Atwood · Nan A. Talese
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

Everything Handmaids wear is red: the colour of blood, which defines us. Offred is a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead, where women are prohibited from holding jobs, reading, and forming friendships. She serves in the household of the Commander and his wife, and under the new social...
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Kid Gloves: Nine Months of Careful Chaos

Lucy Knisley · First Second
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

If you work hard enough, if you want it enough, if you're smart and talented and "good enough," you can do anything.Except get pregnant. Her whole life, Lucy Knisley wanted to be a mother. But when it was finally the perfect time, conceiving turned out to be harder than anything...
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