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Summary: Beowulf and Grendel are in war-torn Spain, where honor is hard-fought, allegiances are dubious, and the bulls run wild. Amidst it all comes a young knight named Rodrigo, who fights for the name he's lost, the land he loves, and the virtue they've both forgotten.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Andrews McMeel Publishing 2018

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Bagieu, Pénélope

Summary: With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, celebrated graphic novelist Penelope Bagieu profiles the lives of these feisty female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, the stories in this comic biography are sure to inspire the next generation of rebel ladies.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: First Second, an imprint of Roaring Book Press 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 920 BAG

Orsi, Tea

Summary: When Fawn befriends a huge and mysterious creature known as the NeverBeast, she, Tinker Bell, and their friends must rally the fairies and save the NeverBeast from capture.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Papercutz 2015

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Stevenson, Noelle

Summary: "The mystery of history! Jen just wants a normal lesson with her cabin, teaching Jo, April, Mal, Molly, and Ripley the basic survival skills needed without any supernatural intervention. But when a blizzard hits camp, Jen finds herself separated from the girls and in more trouble than ever... until a mysterious taxidermist swoops in to save the day. Who is she and what is her relationship to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: BOOM! Box 2015

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J FIC STE

Tetri, Emily

Summary: "Tiger is a very lucky kid: she has a monster living under her bed. Every night, Tiger and Monster play games until it's time for lights out. Of course, Monster would never try to scare Tiger--that's not what best friends do. But Monster needs to scare someone...it's a monster, after all. So while Tiger sleeps, Monster scares all of her nightmares away. Thanks to her friend, Tiger has nothing...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: First Second 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 TET

Kurzweil, Amy

Summary: "Flying couch tells the stories of three unforgettable women. Amy Kurzweil weaves her own coming-of-age as a young Jewish artist into the narrative of her mother, a psychologist, and Bubbe, her grandmother, a World War II survivor who escaped from the Warsaw Ghetto by disguising herself as a gentile. The voices and histories of these wise, hilarious, and very different women create a portrait...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Catapult/Black Balloon 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 KUR

Yamafuji, Hiromi

Summary: From the worldwide blockbuster film, this monster manga hit follows scare master Sulley and his assistant Mike on their mission of scaring the human children of the world. But when one small girl ends up giving them a big scare back, it becomes their job to return her to her bedroom ... and the Monsters, Inc. factory back to normal.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tokyopop 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 MON

Feder, Tyler

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "Tyler Feder shares her story of her mother's first oncology appointment to facing reality as a motherless daughter in this frank and refreshingly funny graphic memoir"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books 2020

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Prince, Liz

Summary: Eschewing female stereotypes throughout her early years and failing to gain acceptance on the boys' baseball team, Liz learns to embrace her own views on gender as she comes of age, in an anecdotal graphic novel memoir.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Zest Books 2014

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 741.5 PRI

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1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 741.5 PRI

Simard, Rémy

Summary: "Meet Morris. He loves worms in his spaghetti and zombie bowling. Meet Simone. She loves flowers and puppies. Despite their differences, Simone and Morris are best friends. Even if Simone won't eat worms. Jokes abound as we join these two unlikely friends in their hilarious adventures in Morris's monster world!"--Page [4] of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Owlkids Books 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 SIM

Kim, Hyun Sook

Summary: "The autobiography of a South Korean woman's student days under an authoritarian regime, and how she defied state censorship. When Kim Hyun Sook started college in 1983 she was ready for her world to open up. After acing her exams and sort-of convincing her traditional mother that it was a good idea for a woman to go to college, she looked forward to soaking up the ideas of Western Literature...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Iron Circus Comics 2020

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Ha, Robin

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Summary: "A powerful and moving teen graphic novel memoir about immigration, belonging, and how arts can save a life--perfect for fans of American Born Chinese and Hey, Kiddo. For as long as she can remember, it's been Robin and her mom against the world. Growing up as the only child of a single mother in Seoul, Korea, wasn't always easy, but it has bonded them fiercely together. So when a vacation to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Balzer + Bray/Harper Alley, imprints of HarperCollins Publishers 2020

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Watters, Shannon

Summary: "The High Council is coming to camp and counselor Jen is determined to make everything perfect, even though a storm is brewing and kittens from the boys' camp are manifesting magical powers. It's every Lumberjane on deck as the girls do their best to prep the grounds for inspection-- but there are some storms no one can prepare for."--Publisher description.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: BOOM! Box, a division of Boom Entertainment, Inc. 2017

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J GRAPHIC LUM 7

Hale, Nathan

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: "Big Bad Ironclad! covers the history of the amazing ironclad steam warships used in the Civil War. From the ship's inventor, who had a history of blowing things up and only 100 days to complete his project, to the mischievous William Cushing, who pranked his way through the whole war, this book is filled with surprisingly true facts and funny, brave characters that modern readers will easily...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Amulet Books 2012

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Cammuso, Frank

Summary: Edison Beaker gets introduced to the true nature of his family's pest-control company, Creature Seekers, when his Uncle Earl takes him and his sister Tesla on an emergency call to the Night Door.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC 2018

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Midorikawa, Yuki

Summary: "Takashi Natsume can see the spirits and demons that hide from the rest of humanity. He has always been set apart from other people because of his gift, drifting from relative to relative, never fitting in. Now he's a troubled high school student who has come to live in the small town where his grandmother grew up. And there he discovers that he has inherited more than just the Sight from the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: VIZ Media 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 741.5 NAT

Tsukuda, Yuto

Summary: Soma Yukihira's old man runs a small family restaurant in the less savory end of town. Aiming to one day surpass his father's culinary prowess, Soma hones his skills day in and day out until one day, out of the blue, his father decides to enroll Soma in a classy culinary school! Can Soma really cut it in a place that prides itself on a 10 percent graduation rate? And can he convince the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: VIZ Media 2016

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Giffen, Keith

Summary: "The loss of one of one of the most beloved team members is just the beginning in Scooby Apocalypse Volume 5. And if they don't get over their grief in a hurry, Scooby and the gang are going to have to bury a lot more of their friends...if there's anything left to bury! Months after one of their own made the ultimate sacrifice, the surviving members of Mystery Inc. have carved out a new life...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DC Comics 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA GRAPHIC SCO

Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft

Summary: Graphic novel retelling of Mary Shelley's classic novel of a scientist who brings a monster to life. Includes a glossary, brief biography of Shelley, character summary, explanation of the context of the novel, and plot chart.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lucent Books 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 SHELLEY

Giffen, Keith

Summary: "A visit to a small town seemingly untouched by the nanite plague that turned the world into a monster-infested wasteland puts the gang at the heart of tragedy, as new allies Cliffy and Daisy have a hard time dealing with what the gang has had to become to stay alive. And when Velma comes up with a plan to try and ensure their survival, a shopping mall becomes the zombie-ruled site of what may...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DC Comics 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA GRAPHIC SCO

Sierra, Sergio A.

Summary: Graphic novel treatment of Mary Shelley's classic novel about a scientist who brings a monster to life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Parramón 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 468.3 SIE
1 available in Young Adult Foreign Language, Call number: YA FOREIGN SPANISH SIE

Kagami, Takaya

Summary: " Ferid Bathory and Krul Tepes have been captured by the other vampire nobles and the members of Shinoa Squad are forced to bide their time while the two vampires are sentenced to days of exposure torture. And what better place to wait than in Ferid's own mansion in Osaka? Meanwhile, the Demon Army is gearing up for a coup in Shibuya, but Guren has a plan of his own that involves...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: VIZ Media, LLC 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 741.5 SER

Yang, Gene Luen

Summary: Gene Luen Yang turns the spotlight on his life, his family, and the high school where he teaches especially the high school's basketball team, the Dragons.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: First Second 2020

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1 available in New YA Materials, Call number: YA 741.5 YAN

Hosoda, Mamoru

Summary: "An adolescent math wiz unintentionally plunges the virtual world into chaos by solving a numerological riddle that makes the global network vulnerable to attack. When Natsuki asks Kenji to pose as her boyfriend at her grandmother's upcoming birthday party, the smitten young numbers man jumps at the opportunity. But his summer of romance takes an unexpected turn when Kenji receives a complex...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vertical, Inc. 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 741.5 SUM

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