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The Sculptor

Scott McCloud · First Second Books
Format: Hardcover

David Smith is giving his life for his art -- literally. Thanks to a deal with Death, the young sculptor gets his childhood wish: to sculpt anything he can imagine with his bare hands. But now that he only has 200 days to live, deciding what to create is harder than he thought, and discovering...
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Batman: Detective Comics Vol. 6: Icarus

Francis Manapul · Dc Comics
Format:  Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

A bold new direction for DETECTIVE COMICS as THE FLASH creative team of Francis Manapul and Brian Buccellato take over the creative reins! Batman finds himself knee-deep in a new mystery involving a deadly new narcotic that has hit the streets of Gotham City. Can the Dark Knight stop the threat...
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Groot

Jeff Loveness · Marvel Comics
Pages: 136
Format: Print book

For the first time ever, the most famous talking-tree-thing in the Marvel Universe is starring in his own book! You might recognize him from Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy, the biggest movie of 2014. When Rocket and Groot are on an intergalactic roadtrip and calamity strikes, the two get separated...
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Superman Vol. 1: Before Truth

Gene Luen Yang · DC Comics
Pages: 224
Format: Print book

A new era for the Man of Steel begins here - crafted by National Book Award nominee Gene Luen Yang (American Born Chinese) and legendary artists John Romita Jr. (Kick-Ass, The Amazing Spider-Man) and Klaus Janson (BATMAN: THE DARK KNIGHT RETURNS) . Superman is going through...
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Indeh: A Story of the Apache Wars

Ethan Hawke · Grand Central Publishing
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

The year is 1872. The place, the Apache nations, a region torn apart by decades of war. The people, like Goyahkla, lose his family and everything he loves. After having a vision, the young Goyahkla approaches the Apache leader Cochise, and the entire Apache nation, to lead an attack against...
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Gotham Academy Vol. 1: Welcome to Gotham Academy

Becky Cloonan · DC Comics
Pages: 160
Format: Paperback

Welcome to Gotham Academy, the most prestigious school in Gotham City. Only the best and brightest students may enter its halls, study in its classrooms, explore its secret passages, summon its terrifying spirits ... Okay, so Gotham Academy isn't like other schools. But Olive Silverlock...
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The Caped Crusade: Batman and the Rise of Nerd Culture

Glen Weldon · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 324
Format: Print book

A witty, intelligent cultural history from NPR book critic Glen Weldon explains Batman's rises and falls throughout the ages - and what his story tells us about ourselves.Since his creation, Batman has been many things: a two-fisted detective; a planet-hopping gadabout; a campy Pop-art...
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Star Wars: Episode VI: Return of the Jedi

Marvel Comics. · Marvel Comics, 2015.
Pages: 112
Format: Print book

Luke Skywalker faces his destiny as the greatest trilogy in all of fiction concludes, remastered for the modern age! These are grim times for the Rebel Alliance. Han Solo is in the hands of the vile Jabba the Hutt. The Jedi Master Yoda grows weak. Emperor Palpatine is determined to turn...
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Everything Is Teeth

Evie Wyld · Pantheon Books
Pages: 128
Format: Print book

When she was a little girl, passing her summers in the heat of coastal Australia, Evie Wyld was captivated by sharks - by their innate ruthlessness, stealth, and immeasurable power - and they have never released their hold on her imagination. From the award-winning author of All the Birds,...
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Star Wars: Darth Vader Vol. 2: Shadows and Secrets

Kieron Gillen · Marvel Worldwide
Pages: 136
Format: Print book

Bounty Hunters on the attack--against the Empire! Vader has a new mission to do for the Empire. Unfortunately, it's completely at odds with his own mission. What's a Dark Lord to do? Plus: Who is Tagge's mysterious new agent? COLLECTING: Darth Vader 7-12
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Cemetery Girl: Book Two: Inheritance

Charlaine Harris · Inklit
Pages: 128
Format: Hardcover

Charlaine Harris, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Sookie Stackhouse Novels and the Harper Connelly Mysteries, and New York Times bestselling author Christopher Golden present an original graphic novel illustrated by acclaimed comic book artist Don Kramer - second in the Cemetery...
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Batman vs. Superman

Various · DC Comics
Format: Print book

THE MAN OF STEEL AGAINST THE DARK KNIGHT! Superman and Batman are usually allies, but when they do have to go toe-to-toe, it's the ultimate battle of brains versus brawn! Can an ordinary man take down an opponent with the power of a god? Can even superpowers prevail against a tactical...
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Apollo: The Brilliant One

George O'Connor · First Second, 2010-
Pages: 80
Format: Print book

Mighty Apollo is known by all as the god of the sun, but there's more to this Olympian than a bright smile and a shining chariot. In the latest volume of Olympians, New York Times bestselling author George O'Connor continues to turn his extensive knowledge of the original Greek...
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Outcast by Kirkman & Azaceta Volume 1: A Darkness Surrounds Him

Robert Kirkman · Image Comics
Pages: 152
Format: Paperback

"Kirkman, creator of "The Walking Dead" series, has launched another grim and civilization-menacing serial. The artwork of Azaceta is bold and course, with sophisticated and dramatic coloring. The overall effect is atmospherically creepy and yearns to be read. The television...
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Captain America: White

Jeph Loeb · Marvel Comics, 2016.
Pages: 160
Format: Print book

From his re-awakening in the present day to his days on the battlefield during World War II, follow CAPTAIN AMERICA as he recalls a special mission during THE BIG ONE! It's 1941 and the HOWLING COMMANDOS are just looking to kick back and relax....but CAP and BUCKY are about to make...
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