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Tim Burton's the Nightmare Before Christmas

Alessandro Ferrari - Graphic Novels
Format: August 1

Pumpkin King Jack Skellington's merry mission to spread the joy of Christmas puts Santa in jeopardy and creates a nightmare for good little boys and girls everywhere. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Graphic Novels is an imprint of Spotlight a division...
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Black Panther & the Crew: We Are the Streets

Ta-Nehisi Coates (Text by) - Marvel
Format: Paperback

Black Panther, Storm, Luke Cage, Misty Knight and Manifold band together to take on a dangerous wave of street-level threats in a new series by co-writers Ta-Nehisi Coates (New York Times best-selling author of Between the World and Me and Marvel's Black Panther) and Yona Harvey (Black...
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Kid Gloves: Nine Months of Careful Chaos

Lucy Knisley - First Second
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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Heartstopper: Volume 3

Alice Oseman - Graphix
Format: Hardcover

Charlie didn't think Nick could ever like him back, but now they're officially boyfriends. Nick has even found the courage to come out to his mom.But coming out isn't something that happens just once, and Nick and Charlie try to figure out when to tell their friends that they're...
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Murder Ballads

Gabriel Soria - Z2 Comics
Format: Paperback

Murder Ballads is a truly unique package, A Graphic Novel with an an accompanying soundtrack by Dan Auerbach and Robert Finley. It deftly weaves the music into an narrative that is a meditation on music, race, obsession, and how far someone will go to see their vision become real, Murder...
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New Super-Man Vol. 2: Coming to America

Gene Luen Yang - DC Comics
Format: Paperback

The #1 New York Times best-selling author and National Book Award nominee Gene Luen Yang continues his first original series at DC with NEW SUPER-MAN VOL. 2!To uncover the truth behind his mother's murder, the New Super-Man must reawaken his full power under the tutelage of the mysterious...
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AstroNuts Mission One: The Plant Planet

Jon Scieszka - Chronicle Books
Format: Hardcover

HITCHIKER'S GUIDE TO THE GALAXY meets CAPTAIN UNDERPANTS in a funny, visually daring adventure series perfect for reluctant readers, teachers, and librarians alike.
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Yvain: The Knight of the Lion

M. T. Anderson - Candlewick
Format: Hardcover

In his first graphic novel, National Book Award winner M. T. Anderson turns to Arthurian lore, with captivating art by Andrea Offermann bringing the classic legend to life.Eager for glory and heedless of others, Sir Yvain sets out from King Arthurs court and defeats a local lord in battle,...
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Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic

Alison Bechdel - Houghton Mifflin Harcourt; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

A fresh and brilliantly told memoir from a cult favorite comic artist, marked by gothic twists, a family funeral home, sexual angst, and great books.This breakout book by Alison Bechdel is a darkly funny family tale, pitch-perfectly illustrated with Bechdel's sweetly gothic drawings....
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Amethyst: Princess of Gemworld

Shannon Hale - DC Comics
Format: Paperback

Amaya, princess of House Amethyst in Gemworld, is something of a troublemaker. She and her brother have great fun together until a magical prank goes much too far and her parents ground her...to Earth! They hope a whole week in the mundane world will teach her that magic is a privilege...and...
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