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Superman: The Story of the Man of Steel

Ralph Cosentino · Viking Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

It?s a bird! It?s a plane! It?s Superman! All children love Superman, but until now, there hasn?t been a book written and illustrated specifically for the youngest fans of the earth?s greatest superhero. Ralph Cosentino?s Superman The Story of the Man of Steel tells the tale of the caped...
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The Massive, Vol. 1: Black Pacific

Brian Wood · Dark Horse
Pages: 169
Format: Paperback

In this first volume of Brian Wood's new, sprawling postapocalyptic epic, follow the crew of the Kapital from the flooded remnants of Hong Kong to Unalaska, with stops in Antarctica and Mogadishu, as post-Crash ethics and economics are explored across a broken world. Collecting issues...
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The Visitor: How and Why He Stayed

Michael Mignola · Dark Horse Books
Pages: 144
Format: Paperback

In 1944 Hellboy was conjured in a ceremony meant to give Hitler the ultimate occult weapon. Fortunately, Professor Trevor Bruttenholm was there to witness, and to guide Hellboy to become the world's greatest paranormal detective. But Bruttenholm wasn't the only witness to Hellboy's...
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Alex + Ada Volume 1

Jonathan Luna · Image Comics
Format: Comics

Though this is a fairly classic sci-fi story line, Luna and Vaughns sensitive plot and careful pacing keep it exciting, especially as they strip away preconceived notions and use the tale to examine the complexities of what it is to be human. Lunas spare illustrations match the plot perfectly,...
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Hatter M, Vol. 3: The Nature of Wonder

Frank Beddor · Automatic Pictures Publishing; First Edition edition
Format: Paperback

In Volume 3, The Nature of Wonder, Royal Bodyguard Hatter Madigan follows the Glow of the setting sun into Americas wild west in search of Wonderlands lost princess. Hatters adventures will include a shamanic vision quest in the Grand Canyon and tracking Black Imagination through San Franciscos...
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Barbarians and the Birth of Chinese Identity: The Five Dynasties and Ten Kingdoms to the Yuan Dynasty

Jing Liu · Stone Bridge Press
Pages: 148
Format: Paperback

"A great way to learn about China's vast history!" - Amy Tan, author of The Joy Luck Club Excels at clarifying the often-confusing transitional periods between dynasties ... An excellent introduction to the large trends of early Chinese history." - School...
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The Bridge: How the Roeblings Connected Brooklyn to New York

Peter J Tomasi · Abrams ComicArts
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

More than 130 years after its completion, the Brooklyn Bridge remains one of the most extraordinary landmarks and symbols of Brooklyn and New York City - and the story behind this architectural marvel is just as extraordinary.The Brooklyn Bridge was originally designed by John Augustus...
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Phoebe and Her Unicorn

Dana Simpson · Andrews McMeel Publishing; 1St Edition edition
Format: Book

"Phoebe is a remarkably real little girl, as bright and imaginative as Bill Watterson's Calvin, as touchingly vulnerable as Charles Schulz's Charlie Brown. And if these strike you as big names to conjure with, I'll go further and state for the record that in my opinion...
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One piece.

Eiichiro Oda · Viz Media
Pages: 169

After almost drowning at the hands of "Sawtooth" Arlong, captain of the nasty Fish-Man pirates, Luffy bounces back with a few tricks up his sleeve.
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DC Super Hero Girls: Hits and Myths

Shea Fontana · DC Comics
Pages: 127
Format: Print book

A New York Times Bestseller!Welcome back to DC Super Hero High in the newest original graphic novel from the DC Super Hero Girls line! "Intro to Epics" is one of Wonder Woman's favorite classes at DC Super Hero High, but balancing high school literature assignments with learning...
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Once Upon a Time: Out of the Past

Kalinda Vazquez · Marvel Comics
Pages: 112
Format: Hardcover

Return to the immersive world of ABC's hit television series ONCE UPON A TIME with an all-new sequel to the original graphic novel, ONCE UPON A TIME: The Shadow of the Queen. Welcome to the Enchanted Forest, where the characters from classic fairy tales have come to life and are locked...
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Legendary Star-Lord Volume 1: Face It, I Rule

Sam Humphries · Marvel

Exploding from the pages of Guardians of the Galaxy! Peter Quill battles the Badoon, fights to save an orphanage, and still finds time to flirt with the X-Men's Kitty Pryde - all in a day's work for the legendary Star-Lord! But when Peter is captured by a bounty hunter with a strange...
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Superman Vol. 4: Black Dawn

PETER J TOMASI · DC Comics
Pages: 176
Format: Paperback

In the wake of the epic "Superman Reborn" storyline, the Kents are faced with leaving their adopted hometown of Hamilton to go back to Metropolis, but someone or something doesn't want them to leave! And while the Family of Steel makes their way to the big city, Batman and Robin...
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We Told You So: Comics As Art

Tom Spurgeon · Fantagraphics Books
Pages: 696
Format: Print book

This is an oral history of Fantagraphics, the iconoclastic independent comic book publisher who reshaped the medium so that cartoonists such as Daniel Clowes, Chris Ware, Joe Sacco, and many more could thrive.In 1976, a group of young men and women coalesced around a fledgling magazine...
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Providence Act 2 HC

ALAN MOORE · Avatar Press
Pages: 176
Format: Hardcover

The second arc of Providence is unveiled in this special hardcover-only edition. Robert Black came looking for a story but what he found is a world of misery and woe. He's becoming a broken man, only beginning to accept the horrors of the Lovecraftian world are real and hiding in plain...
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