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Howtoons: Tools of Mass Construction

Dr. Griffith Saul · Image Comics
Pages: 346
Format: Paperback

"This is a great addition to STEM collections, maker spaces, and elementary- through middle-school graphic-novel collections." - BOOKLIST "Fine, fabulous stuff" - School Library Journal Lurking in the corners of your garage, on the dusty shelves of hardware stores,...
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One Piece, Vol. 37

Eiichiro Oda · VIZ Media LLC
Format: Paperback

High jinx on the high seas!Please note: book reads right to left (Japanese style) As a child, Monkey D. Luffy dreamed of becoming the King of the Pirates. But his life changed when he accidentally gained the power to stretch like rubber…at the cost of never being able to swim again!...
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Cartoon History of the Universe Volumes 1-7

Larry Gonick · Doubleday
Pages: 358
Format: Paperback

An entertaining and informative illustrated guide that makes world history accessible, appealing, and funny.
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Zahra's Paradise

Amir. · First Second
Pages: 255
Format: Print book

Zahra's Paradise
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Star Wars Vol. 1: Skywalker Strikes

Jason Aaron · Marvel Comics
Pages: 160
Format: Paperback

Injustice reigns on Tatooine as villainous scum run rampant. Will Ben Kenobi risk revealing himself to do what's right? Then, Luke continues his quest to learn about the Jedi by heading for the Jedi Temple on Coruscant. Plus: Han & Leia are confronted by an unexpected foe from Han's...
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Chew Omnivore Edition Volume 3 HC

John Layman · Image Comics
Format: Comics

Tony Chu is a detective with a secret. A weird secret. Tony Chu is cibopathic, which means he gets psychic impressions from whatever he eats. It also means he's a hell of a detective - as long as he doesn't mind nibbling on the corpse of a murder victim to figure out whodunit and why....
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Garfield Caution: Wide Load: His 56th Book

Jim Davis · Ballantine Books
Format: Print book

Indulge the Bulge Garfield believes that a full belly is a happy bellymdashand he intends to keep his stomach ecstatic Fans of the fat cat will gleefully fill up on this latest smorgasbord of fun
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Shirley Jackson's "The Lottery": The Authorized Graphic Adaptation

Miles Hyman · Hill and Wang
Pages: 135
Format: Paperback

The classic short story--now in full colorShirley Jackson's short story "The Lottery" continues to thrill and unsettle readers nearly seven decades after it was first published. By turns puzzling and harrowing, "The Lottery" raises troubling questions about conformity,...
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Ultimate Spider-Man : ultimate collection. Book 4

Brian Michael Bendis; Mark Bagley · Marvel Publishing
Format:  Book : Picture : English

Sam Bullit is running for mayor of New York City on an anti-Spider-Man campaign, and J. Jonah Jameson is backing him 100 percent. But who's pulling Bullit's strings? None other than the Kingpin of Crime! Then: Spider-Man meets the sexy and elusive burglar called the Black Cat, who claws...
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Portugal

CYRIL PEDROSA · NBM Publishing
Pages: 264
Format: Hardcover

From the author of the acclaimed Equinoxes comes a return to roots that serves as spiritual renewal. Comics artist Simon Muchat is stuck. Suffering writer's block, uninspired, vegetating as a school art teacher, he is losing direction and his taste for life, until one day he is invited...
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Garfield Weighs His Options: His 49th Book

Jim Davis · Ballantine Books
Format: Paperback

TO EAT, OR NOT TO EAT?That's a stupid question! The fat cat was born to binge, and while some might call it gluttony, Garfield prefers to think of it as eating proactively. Besides, someone needs to keep the surplus donut population under control. In this latest collection of comics,...
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Vampire Academy: A Graphic Novel

Leigh Dragoon · Razorbill
Pages: 144
Format: Print book

Retold in graphic novel format, runaway vampire princess Lissa and her guardian-in-training Rose are found and returned to St. Vladimir's Academy, where one focuses on mastering magic, the other on physical training, while both try to avoid the perils of gossip, cliques, gruesome pranks,...
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Green River Killer: A True Detective Story

Jeff Jensen · Dark Horse
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

-"Terrific. It's got the scariest opening sequence I've read in years, and the novel as a whole makes compelling stay-up-late reading. Great, creepy stuff." - Stephen King -The story of one of America's most notorious killers is revealed in this true-crime comic unlike any other!...
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