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James Joyce: Portrait of a Dubliner—A Graphic Biography

Alfonso Zapico · Arcade Publishing
Pages: 231
Format: Print book

A dazzling, prize-winning graphic biography of one of the world's most revered writers.Winner of Spain's National Comic Prize and published to acclaim in Ireland, here is an extraordinary graphic biography of James Joyce that offers a fresh take on his tumultuous life. With evocative anecdotes...
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The Imitation Game: Alan Turing Decoded

Jim Ottaviani · Harry N Abrams, 2016.
Pages: 240
Format: Print book

Award winning authors Jim Ottaviani and Leland Purvis present a historically accurate graphic novel biography of English mathematician and scientist Alan Turing in The Imitation Game. English mathematician and scientist Alan Turing (1912-1954) is credited with many of the foundational...
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Marvel Masterworks: The Amazing Spider-Man Volume 1

Stan Lee · Marvel
Format: Hardcover

In 1962, in the pages of a comic book slated for cancellation, Stan Lee and Steve Ditko gave birth to one of the most enduring icons in American popular culture - the one and only Amazing Spider-Man! Turning the concept of a super hero on its head, they imbued the young, guilt-ridden Peter...
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Neil Gaiman's How to Talk to Girls at Parties

Neil Gaiman · Dark Horse Books
Pages: 64
Format: Hardcover

Enn is a sixteen-year-old boy who just doesn't understand girls, while his friend Vic seems to have them all figured out. Both teenagers are in for the shock of their young lives, however, when they crash a local party only to discover that the girls there are far, far more than they appear!...
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Angel Catbird Volume 1

Margaret Eleanor Atwood · Dark Horse Comics
Pages: 112
Format: Print book

Lauded novelist Margaret Atwood and acclaimed artist Johnnie Christmas collaborate on one of the most highly anticipated comic book and literary events of the year!On a dark night, young genetic engineer Strig Feleedus is accidentally mutated by his own experiment and merges with the DNA of a cat and an owl....
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Maximum Ride: The Manga, Vol. 1

NaRae Lee · Yen Press; 1st edition
Format: Paperback

Fourteen-year-old Maximum Ride knows what its like to soar above the world. She and all the members of her flock - Fang, Iggy, Nudge, Gasman, and Angel - are just like ordinary kids, except they have wings and can fly! It may seem like a dream come true to some, but for the flock its more...
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Doctor Who: The Eleventh Doctor Vol.1

Al Ewing · Titan Books
Pages: 128
Format: Print book

ALL-NEW ADVENTURES WITH THE ELEVENTH DOCTOR! With a force of personality capable of bending time itself and all the energy of a star's exploding heart, the Doctor blasts into the hollow, tragic life of a woman with so much to offer - and gives her the chance to scream "Geronimo!"...
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Blankets

Craig Thompson · Drawn & Quarterly, 2015.
Pages: 582
Format: Print book

"Quaint, meditative and sometimes dreamy, blankets will take you straight back to your first kiss." --The GuardianBlankets is the story of a young man coming of age and finding the confidence to express his creative voice. Craig Thompson's poignant graphic memoir plays out against...
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Doctor Who: The Tenth Doctor Vol.2

Nick Abadzis · Titan Books
Pages: 128
Format: Print book

ALL-NEW ADVENTURES WITH THE TENTH DOCTOR!Two strangers: the Doctor, charming, eccentric Time Lord with a past as dark and heavy as a black hole; Gabriella Gonzalez, waitress and wannabe artist with a future dragging her down like lead chains.Hurled together by a wave of psychic horror haunting...
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Injustice: Gods Among Us Vol. 2

Tom Taylor · DC Comics
Format: Hardcover

A New York Times Best Seller!From the makers of Mortal Kombat comes the critically acclaimed prequel comic to the smash hit fighting game Injustice: Gods Among Us!From the ashes of Metropolis comes Superman and the JLA's newest ally: Lex Luthor! Against all odds, he's not only survived...
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A People's History of American Empire

Howard Zinn · Metropolitan Books
Pages: 273
Format: Hardcover

Adapted from the bestselling grassroots history of the United States, the story of America in the world, told in comics formSince its landmark publication in 1980, A People's History of the United States has had six new editions, sold more than 1.7 million copies, become required classroom...
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Nemo: River of Ghosts

Alan Moore · Top Shelf Productions
Format: Hardcover

In a world where all the fictions ever written coalesce into a rich mosaic, its 1975. Janni Dakkar, pirate queen of Lincoln Island and head of the fabled Nemo family, is eighty years old and beginning to display a tenuous grasp on reality. Pursuing shadows from her past - or her imagination...
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