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The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye

Sonny Liew · Pantheon
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

Winner of the Singapore Literature Prize 2016 A New York Times bestseller An Economist Book of the Year 2016 An NPR Graphic Novel Pick for 2016 A Washington Post Best Graphic Novel of 2016 A New York Post Best Books of 2016 A Publishers Weekly Best Book of 2016 A South China Morning Post...
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Batman Vol. 4: Zero Year-Secret City

Scott Snyder · DC Comics; 52nd edition edition
Format: Hardcover

In this first volume of the critically acclaimed ZERO YEAR storyline, the #1 New York Times bestselling creative team of Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo present an astonishing new vision of the Dark Knight's origin - and his first encounters with the Riddler, the Red Hood, and others!Before...
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The Undertaking of Lily Chen

Danica Novgorodoff · First Second
Format: Paperback

In The Undertaking of Lily Chen, Deshi, a hapless young man living in northern China, is suddenly expelled from ordinary life when his brother dies in an accident. Holding Deshi responsible for his brother's death, his parents send him on a mission to acquire a corpse bride to accompany...
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Warren Commission Report: A Graphic Investigation into the Kennedy Assassination

Dan Mishkin · Harry N. Abrams
Format: Hardcover

Within days of the murder of President John F. Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson appointed a seven-member commission to investigate the assassination. In its report, the Warren Commission determined that there was “no credible evidence” conflicting with its conclusion of a lone gunman....
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Super Graphic: A Visual Guide to the Comic Book Universe

Tim Leong · Chronicle Books
Format: Paperback

The comic book universe is adventurous, mystifying, and filled with heroes, villains, and cosplaying Comic-Con attendees. This book by one of Wired magazine's art directors traverses the graphic world through a collection of pie charts, bar graphs, timelines, scatter plots, and more....
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#1 Believe Your Eyes

Cori Doerrfeld · Graphic Universe
Pages: 47
Format: Print book

"A lot is changing for Cici. Her parents are separating, her wacky abuela is moving in, and on her tenth birthday, she wakes up with fairy wings! Cici's new magical powers let her see people as they truly are. But what she learns about her friends and family isn't always easy to accept....
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Locke & Key, Vol. 4: Keys to the Kingdom

Joe Hill · IDW Publishing; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

Joe Hill and Gabriel Rodriguez's Locke & Key unwinds into itsfourth volume in Keys to the Kingdom! With more keys making themselvesknown, and the depths of the Locke's family's mystery ever-expanding, Dodge'sdesperation to end his shadowy quest drives the habitants of Keyhouse...
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Skywalker Strikes: Volume 1

Jason Aaron · Spotlight - (Graphic Novels)
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

When a rebel attack goes wrong, Han and Leia must think fast to make their escape - while Luke comes face to face with Darth Vader!
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Genius

Steven T. Seagle · First Second; 1 edition
Format: Paperback

Ted Marx works hard at his career as a quantum physicist. But lately the demands of his job have begun to overwhelm him. Then Ted makes a startling discovery: his wife's father once knew Einstein and claims that Einstein entrusted to him a final, devastating secret--a secret even more...
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The Stonekeeper

Kazu Kibuishi · GRAPHIX; Gph edition
Format: Hardcover

Graphic novel star Kazu Kibuishi creates a world of terrible, man-eating demons, a mechanical rabbit, a giant robot---and two ordinary children on a life-or-death mission. After the tragic death of their father, Emily and Navin move with their mother to the home of her deceased great-grandfather,...
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Loki: Agent of Asgard Volume 2: I Cannot Tell a Lie

Al Ewing · Marvel
Format: Print book

AXIS tie-in! Loki faces Doctor Doom! But with Valeria Richards in the mix, who's the hero of this story...and who's the villain? Doom has sentenced Loki to death for the crimes of his future self, King Loki! But with the Red Skull drowning Latveria and the entire world in a wave...
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Over Easy

Mimi Pond · Drawn and Quarterly; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

A fast-paced semi-memoir about diners, drugs, and California in the 1970sOver Easy is a brilliant portrayal of a familiar coming-of-age story. After being denied financial aid to cover her last year of art school, Margaret finds salvation from the straightlaced world of college and the earnestness...
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The Soviet war in Afghanistan

Gary Jeffrey · Crabtree Publishing Company
Pages: 51
Format: eBook

When the Soviet Union invaded Afghanistan in 1979, the United States was in the middle of a war of words with Afghanistan's neighbor Iran. The U. S. government along with many other countries supported the rebels in an attempt to remove the influence of the U. S. S. R. from this region....
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