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Long, Mark

Summary: This semi-autobiographical tale is set in 1967 Texas, against the backdrop of the fight for civil rights. A white family from a notoriously racist neighborhood in the suburbs and a black family from its poorest ward cross Houston's color line, overcoming humiliation, degradation, and violence to win the freedom of five black college students unjustly charged with the murder of a policeman.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: First Second 2012

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 741.5 LON

Peirce, Lincoln.

Summary: "Nate thinks studying is no sweat. But Francis isn't so sure. Can Francis convince Nate to hit the books? Or will Nate's genius wow everyone?"--Back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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2 available in J Series, Call number: J FIC PEI

Gaiman, Neil

Summary: "Shadow and Wednesday leave the House on the Rock and continue their journey across the country where they set up aliases, meet new gods, and prepare for war."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dark Horse Books, a division of Dark Horse Comics LLC 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 GAI

Baltazar, Art.

Summary: "The Eisner Award-winning series is back for an all-new six-issue miniseries! Superboy and Supergirl return to the treehouse to discover...IT'S MISSING! Or is it just...really small? Who could have done such a thing?! Find out as all your favorite Tiny Titans search for answers! Collects Tiny Titans: Return to the Treehouse #1-6"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DC Comics 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Hinodeya, Sankichi

Summary: At the Square King Cup semifinals, Rider's team Yellow-Green takes on the undisputed champion, Emperor, while Team Blue battles Team Gloves.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: VIZ Media, LLC 2018

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Kusunoki, Kei.

Summary: Someone has assembled a group of high school girls -- rumored to be witches -- and dropped them off in the woods. Among them is Makoto, a private eye with an uncanny, almost otherworldly, ability to get the bad guy. But one by one, the witches die a violent death -- can Makoto use his sixth sense to prevent bloody carnage from overflowing?!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tokyopop 2006

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC KUS

Scott, Mairghread

Summary: Presents the history of robotics, from the world's earliest mechanized robots to modern machines used in the home, in the military, and in space exploration.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: First Second 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 629.8 SCO

Van Lente, Fred.

Summary: A graphic novel of some of Spider-Man's adventures.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Spotlight 2008

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Sanna, Alessandro

Summary: "The River tells four stories about life on the Po River, one story for each of the four seasons"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Sanna 2014

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE SAN

Dragoon, Leigh.

Summary: Retold in graphic novel format, while Rose is coping with the darker effects of being shadow-kissed, her relationship with Dimitri is finally taking off, and when he disappears during a Strigoi attack on St. Vladimir's Academy, she must make a terrible choice.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group USA 2013

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Takahiro

Summary: "Akame and her comrades enjoy a moment of calm before the impending assault against the Capital. Night Raid has lost many dear friends in their fight against the Empire and are resolved to do whatever must be done so that their comrades' sacrifices will not be in vain. But the Empire has brought more than resolve to the battlefield: Esdeath and the Minister have prepared a special 'welcoming...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yen Press 2018

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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 Collection, Call number: YA 741.5 SUM

Van Lente, Fred.

Summary: The reason Wolverine never tells anybody about his birthday is that every year on that date Sabretooth shows up to dice him into cutlets. Now the love of his life, with whom he is sharing his birthday dinner, is in grave danger!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Spotlight 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Best American Comics 2016 showcases the work of both established and up-and-coming contributors and highlights both fiction and nonfiction from graphic novels, pamphlet comics, newspapers, magazines, minicomics, and the Web to make a collection that is full of varied, provocative feats of cartooning.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2016

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

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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Harper, Benjamin

Summary: Raised by Sasquatches, Pecos Bill now lives with the Crypto Kids Gang on a ranch devoted to protecting mythical creatures, and travels the world finding cryptids and bringing them to the sanctuary--but the ranch is getting crowded, the waterholes are drying up, and a girl named Sue is determined to ride Bill's bunyip, despite being warned about the tempermental beast.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books 2019

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

Iwahara, Yuji

Summary: True to his warning, Loser -- the infamous phantom thief -- makes an explosive entrance at the art museum to steal the Angels of Black and White Wings statue! "Collector" Kyouma Mabuchi, now teamed up with the android Mira to recover illegal Coils, faces off with the masked thief in the midst of the museum's heavy security. But it just so happens that Loser recognizes Kyouma -- and what's more,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yen Press 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

McGuire, Richard.

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "Richard McGuire's Here is the story of a corner of a room and the events that happened in that space while moving forward and backward in time. The book experiments with formal properties of comics, using multiple panels to convey the different moments in time. Hundreds of thousands of years become interwoven. A dinosaur from 100,000,000 BCE lumbers by, while a child is playing with a plastic...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Oku, Hiroya

Summary: "The devastating war against the alien invaders is over! A new day of peaceful coexistence is dawning! Olive branches for everyone! Of course, before tranquility can be attained, something must be done about the nasty Gantz 'terrorists' monkeywrenching the works. Fighting monstrous extraterrestrials is tough enough, but how about taking on the entire human race?"--Page 4 of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dark Horse Manga 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Sanbe, Kei

Summary: "Satoru is making great strides toward recovery, despite the gaping hole in his memory. But after a chance encounter with a stranger named Airi, Satoru realizes the fragments of 'dreams' from when he was asleep must be memories from another timeline--and Airi, from a future that no longer exists. As Satoru begins to piece together the events leading up to the incident, he finds himself once...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yen Press 2018

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Seagle, Steven T.

Summary: "In this new edition of the stunning semi-autobiographical graphic novel, acclaimed writer Steven T. Seagle tells one of the most realistic Superman tales ever--without featuring Superman. Steve's given the assignment every writer dreams of: to write Superman. Only he can't relate to a Man of Steel--not when his own fears of death haunt him. Explore the cultural significance of a comic book...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Takahiro

Summary: "Akame and her team are pursued through the mountains by notorious rebel assassins. Having eluded the first ambush, the girls relax and refresh at a local hot spring, where Cornelia makes a new friend. But with enemies so nearby, an assassin should be cautious in offering trust and friendship so lightly"--Page 4 of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yen Press 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Hosoda, Mamoru.

Summary: Kenji is your typical teenage misfit. He's good at math, bad with girls, and spends most of his time hanging out in the all-powerful, online community known as OZ. His second life is the only life he has - until the girl of his dreams, Natsuki, hijacks him for a starring role as a fake fiancé at her family reunion. Things only get stranger from there. A late-night email containing a cryptic...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vertical, Inc 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Kusunoki, Kei.

Summary: Makoto, the uncanny super-sleuth who was sent on an ill-fated witch hunt, is not everything he seems to be--and a hidden dark side might manifest itself in the most wicked of ways as he and the girls try to find their way to safety. When he reunites with the mysteriously invincible Mahiro, she finds that she may have feelings for Makoto. Meanwhile, Rinko encounters a mysterious hooded man who...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tokyopop 2007

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC KUS