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Joe the Barbarian

Grant Morrison · Vertigo; Deluxe edition
Format: Hardcover

One of the hottest writers in the industry, Grant Morrison, brings this Home Alone meets The Lord of the Rings story to life.Joe is an imaginative eleven year-old boy. He cant fit in at school. Hes the victim of bullies. His dad died overseas in the Iraq war. He also suffers from Type 1 diabetes....
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Picture This: The Near-sighted Monkey Book

Lynda Barry · Drawn and Quarterly
Format: Hardcover

A series of portraits by the creator of What It Is features a myopic monkey protagonist and includes pieces originally painted on typed science and arithmetic notes from the 1920s, in a collection that follows her everyday and fantastical routinesTitle: Picture ThisAuthor: Barry, Lynda/...
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The Complete Peanuts 1999-2000

Charles M Schulz · Fantagraphics Books, 2016.
Pages: 344
Format: Print book

The NYT best-selling newspaper strip collection concludes its groundbreaking run; as a little-seen "extra," it includes Schulz's proto-Peanuts comic. The 25th volume of The Complete Peanuts collects the very final year-plus of the defining comic strip of the 20th century,...
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Runaways by Rainbow Rowell Vol. 1: Find Your Way Home

Rainbow Rowell · Marvel
Pages: 136
Format: Paperback

GET READY TO RUN!

The "IT" book of the early 2000s with the original cast is back - Nico! Karolina! Molly! Chase! Old Lace! And, could it be? GERT?! The heart of the Runaways died years ago, but you won't believe how she returns! Superstar author Rainbow Rowell (Eleanor...
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Hera: The Goddess and her Glory

George O'Connor · First Second
Format: Paperback

The story of Hera, Queen of the Gods, and the heroes who won her favor. Volume 3 of Olympians, Hera: The Goddess and Her Glory, introduces readers to the Queen of the Gods and Goddesses in the Pantheon. This volume tells the tales of the many heroes who sought and won Hera’s patronage,...
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Kamisama Kiss, Vol. 5

Julietta Suzuki · VIZ Media
Pages: 166
Format: Paperback

A divine comedy!

Reads R to L (Japanese Style) .

After returning from a seaside vacation, Nanami is shocked to discover that the townsfolk consider her shrine abandoned. She decides to hold a summer festival for the local humans and yokai to revitalize the shrine's reputation....
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The Last Dragon

Jane Yolen · Dark Horse Books
Format: Book

Two hundred years after humans drove the dragons from the islands of May, the last wyrm rises anew to wreak havoc, with only a healer's daughter and a kite-flying, reluctant hero standing in its way.
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Naomi: Season One

Brian Michael Bendis · DC Comics
Pages: 160
Format: Hardcover

When a fight between Superman and Mongul crashes into a small northwestern town, Naomi begins a quest to uncover the last time a super-powered person visited her home--and how that might tie into her own origins and adoption.DC's biggest, newest mystery starts here!Follow Naomi's...
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Girl in Dior

Annie Goetzinger · N B M Publishing
Pages: 128
Format: Hardcover

In February of 1947, the crème de la crème of Paris haute couture have flocked to see Christian Dior's debut fashion show. In a flurry of corolla shaped skirts, the parade of models file down the runway and the mesmerized audience declares the show a triumph. When Clara - a freshly...
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Jim Henson's Labyrinth Tales

Jim Henson · Archaia
Pages: 47
Format: Hardcover

"What a flabbergastingly delightful series of events! Where ever to begin?"

Experience the endlessly imaginative world of Jim Henson's Labyrinth through the eyes of its most fantastical and beloved characters! Witness a day in the life of Sir Didymus, the recklessly...
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The Forever War

Joe W Haldeman · Titan Comics
Pages: 144
Format: Paperback

The legendary novel of extraterrestrial war in an uncaring universe comes to comics, in a stunningly realized vision of Joe Haldeman's Vietnam War parable! The visionary Hugo and Nebula Award-winning SF tale by Joe Haldeman is beautifully realized in full color by the legendary artist...
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