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Black Butler, Vol. 22

Yana Toboso · Yen Press
Format: Print book

Revealing themselves to be wolves in sheeps clothing, the villagers of Wolfsschlucht nip ferociously at the heels of Earl Ciel Phantomhive and his entire household--indomitable butler Sebastian included. With aid coming from surprising corners, the company makes a quick getaway with the Emerald...
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Poppies of Iraq

Guy Delisle · Drawn and Quarterly
Pages: 120
Format: Hardcover

A personal account of an Iraqi childhood

Poppies of Iraq is Brigitte Findakly's nuanced tender chronicle of her relationship with her homeland Iraq, co-written and drawn by her husband, the acclaimed cartoonist Lewis Trondheim. In spare and elegant detail, they share...

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LEGO DC Superheroes: Save the Day

Trey King · Scholastic Inc.
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

Experience Batman(TM) and Superman(TM) like you've never seen them before-LEGO(R) style!

Join the World's Greatest Detective and the Man of Steel: Batman(TM) and Superman(TM) --like you've never seen them before. LEGO(R) Batman and Superman team up with Robin...
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Nightlights

Lorena Alvarez · Nobrow Press
Pages: 54
Format: Hardcover

A JUNIOR LIBRARY GUILD SELECTION



Every night, tiny stars appear out of the darkness in little Sandy's bedroom. She catches them and creates wonderful creatures to play with until she falls asleep, and in the morning brings them back to life in the whimsical drawings that...
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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...
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Jedi Academy

Jeffery Brown · Scholastic
Format: Paperback

Missle school in the jedi academy - humourous
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Big Nate: From the Top

Lincoln Peirce · Paw Prints
Pages: 223
Format: Paperback

Nate Wright is an eleven year old sixth grader who has the distinction of setting the record for school detentions.
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The Altered History of Willow Sparks

Tara O'Connor · Oni Press
Pages: 152
Format: Paperback

What happens when you can finally get everything you ever wanted?

Willow Sparks and her best friend Georgia Pratt are at the bottom of the social ladder at Twin Pines High School, just trying to get through each day relatively unscathed. But when Willow finds a mysterious book...
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I Find Your Lack of Faith Disturbing: Star Wars and the Triumph of Geek Culture

A D Jameson · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

A. D. Jameson celebrates the triumph of geekdom in I Find Your Lack of Faith Disturbing, an insightful and irreverent journey through the science fiction, fantasy, and superhero pop-culture cinematic icons whose legions of fans have put them at the top of the box office over and over....

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Lumberjanes Vol. 4

Shannon Watters · BOOM! Box
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

The mystery of history!

Jen just wants to have a normal lesson with her cabin, teaching Jo, April, Mal, Molly, and Ripley the basic survival skills needed without any supernatural intervention when a blizzard hits camp! Separated from her girls, Jen finds herself in more trouble...
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The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

Douglas Adams · Ballantine Books
Pages: 215
Format: Paperback

Seconds before Earth is demolished to make way for a galactic freeway, Arthur Dent is plucked off the planet by his friend Ford Prefect, a researcher for the revised edition of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy who, for the last fifteen years, has been posing as an out-of-work...
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Dept. H Volume 1

Matt Kindt · Dark Horse Books
Pages: 168
Format: Print book

From New York Times bestselling Mind MGMT creator Matt Kindt comes an exciting and new undersea sci-fi mystery. Mia is a special investigator hired to uncover possible sabotage taking place at a deep-sea research station. What she uncovers is a mind-blowing crime scene filled with suspects...
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Pizzasaurus Rex

JUSTIN WAGNER · Oni Press
Pages: 168
Format: Paperback

Meet Jeremy Duderman, the most extremely awesome scientific mind of his generation. Too bad everyone's too busy bullying him or just generally disliking him to realize it. But that all ends today. Jeremy has invented the Reality Alternative Dimensionator (R.A.D. for short) , a device...
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Kid Beowulf: The Blood-Bound Oath

Alexis E Fajardo · Andrews Mcmeel
Pages: 240
Format: Print book

If you liked Percy Jackson, you'll love Kid Beowulf! Inspired by the epic poem "Beowulf," this fun new series follows the adventures of 12-year-old twin brothers Beowulf and Grendel as they travel to distant lands and meet fellow epic heroes!In book one of the series, our heroes'...
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