Graphic Novels & Comics

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“. . . a shining example of the possibilities of the comic medium . . .”

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No matter what country you were in, the moment that Donald Duck appeared on screen audiences either burst into laughter or applause.

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“. . . a great way for a novice reader to discover the work of H. P. Lovecraft.”

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For decades Brenda Starr has been celebrated as one of the few newspaper comic strips to feature a strong, independent female in the lead.

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“This collection captures the peak of Mr. Crosby’s skill. The best. Simply the best.”

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What an exciting way to rediscover one of the most imaginative and funny comics characters.

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“. . . your eyes [will] dance across the page.”

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Over the past few decades, superheroes, villains, and other characters taken from the pages of comic books have become as much a part of American mythology as Rip Van Winkle, Paul Bunyan, and Johnn

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There is a hypnotic beauty to be found in this new adaptation of some of Edgar Allan Poe’s most imaginative works.

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“. . . a killer collection of some great stories.”

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Like a perfect mash-up of pop, classical and trance music that keeps dancers going for hours, X-O Manowar combines various comic, adventure, and sci-fi concepts, in the process creating so

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Originally written in 1985 as a screenplay, Fashion Beast by writer Alan Moore updates the classic fairy tale Beauty and the Beast as an eighties drama centered in the world of fa

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“. . . exemplify[ies] the universal appeal that marks the heart of science fiction.”

Boxers and Saints is Gene Luen Yang’s newest two-volume graphic novel showing two opposing perspectives from the Boxer Rebellion.

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Bill Everett was an artistic chameleon and an imaginative writer who could handle any assignment thrown his way.

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In the months prior to America being dragged into the Second World War, the country was filled with undercover agents from Germany and other foreign lands.

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“. . . wonderfully scary stories . . . told with such beauty and wit you regret when they end.”

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The myths and stories a society embraces speak volumes about what that society really is.

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An amusement park is a wonderful, magical place where childhood memories can be built.

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“. . . the best of an American art form . . .”

“. . . the kind of book that teachers, librarians, and booksellers will be talking about all summer.”

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“. . . a delight for all, capturing the best of comics, film, and modern media in one four-color classic.”

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“. . . opens up the world of heroes to everyone . . .”

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“. . . the artist fills every panel with joy.”

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“A timeless classic from the pages of period long gone, . . . pure, classic art with a touch of vaudeville and slapstick.”

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