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Hale, Nathan

Summary: Presents a graphic novel retelling of the Doolittle Raid, an American aerial operation to bomb Tokyo during World War II.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Amulet Books 2017

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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

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

Watsuki, Nobuhiro.

Summary: In the 11th year of Meiji, in the middle of Tokyo, the tale begins. Himura Kenshin, a humble rurouni, or wandering swordsman, comes to the aid of Kamiya Kaoru, a young woman struggling to defend her father's school of swordsmanship against attacks by the infamous Hitokiri Battosai.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viz 2008

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

Yoshinaga, Fumi

Summary: "There is a Japanese saying that goes, 'Hana yori dango, ' or 'dumplings over flowers.' And no one is more of an advocate of this adage than mangaka Y-naga, a woman whose life revolves around her intense work and equally intense sleep schedule. The only thing that can rouse her out of this infernal cycle of deadlines and being dead to the world? Food. As Y-naga and her friends visit restaurants...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yen Press 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 NOT

Chandler, Matt

Summary: "This is the true story of one man's bravery, ingenuity, and daring determination as he trekked thousands of feet up in the mountains. Readers will learn about the struggles Sven Somme endured as he eluded 900 German soldiers set out to capture him."--Publisher's website.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press, a capstone imprint 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 940.53 CHA

Watsuki, Nobuhiro

Summary: Former assassin Hitokiri Battosai is now a rurouni wanderer known as Himure Kenshin who is pledged to only use his sword to protect the innocent, but Kenshin's oath is challenged when an assassin attempts to steal the Kamiya dojo.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viz Media 2014

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Ishida, Sui

Summary: Amid clashes between Ghouls and the Commission of Counter Ghoul investigators at Doctor Kano's underground facility, Kaneki finds himself locked in battle with Special Class Ghoul investigator Yukinori Shinohara. When the battle subsides, the CCG discovers shocking evidence that leads them closer to discovering the truth behind Kano's sinister plans. --Publisher

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: VIZ Media, LLC 2017

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

Higashimura, Akiko

Summary: "Rinko has done everything right. She hustled her way through her 20s to make it as a screenwriter, renting her own office in a trendy Tokyo neighborhood. Everything should have gone according to plan. So at 33, she can't help but lament the fact that her career's plateaued, she's still painfully single, and she spends most of her nights drinking with her two best friends in their favorite pub....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kodansha Comics, an imprint of Kodansha USA Publishing, LLC 2018

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

Nakazawa, Keiji.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Last Gasp of San Francisco 2004

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

Nakazawa, Keiji.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Last Gasp of San Francisco 2008

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

Ishida, Sui

Summary: "The 4th Ward falls under attack by Assistant Special Investigator Arima of the Commission of Counter Ghoul. Amon finds a connection between the CCG and an underground lab seemingly designed to research turning humans into Ghouls. And an old partnership reforms that could spell trouble for the 20th Ward" -- Page [4] of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: VIZ Media, LLC 2017

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

Takei, George

Summary: Presents a graphic memoir detailing the author's experiences as a child prisoner in the Japanese-American internment camps of World War II, reflecting on the choices his family made in the face of institutionalized racism.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Top Shelf Productions 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y GRAPHIC TAK

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

Watsuki, Nobuhiro

Summary: "During the violent upheaval of the Bakumatsu era, Hitokiri Battosai was a feared and ruthless assassin. But now that the Meiji Restoration has begun to heal the wounds of civil war, Battosai has taken up a new name ... and a new calling! He is now Himura Kenshin, a rurouni wanderer who has vowed to only draw his sword to protect those in need. But not everyone is pleased with Kenshin's new...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viz Media 2013

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Kouno, Fumiyo.

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Summary: Two stories about life for the survivors in Hiroshima after the detonation of a nuclear bomb over the city in 1945.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Last Gasp 2007

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Gotoge, Koyoharu

Summary: "In Taisho-era Japan, Tanjiro Kamado is a kindhearted boy who makes a living selling charcoal. But his peaceful life is shattered when a demon slaughters his entire family. His little sister Nezuko is the only survivor, but she has been transformed into a demon herself! Tanjiro sets out on a dangerous journey to find a way to return his sister to normal and destroy the demon who ruined his...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: VIZ Media, LLC 2020

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

Nakazawa, Keiji.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Last Gasp of San Francisco 2003

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

Ishida, Sui

Summary: The Commission of Counter Ghoul is the only organization fighting the Ghoul menace, and they will use every tool at their disposal to protect humanity from its ultimate predator. Their newest weapon in this hidden war is an experimental procedure that implants human investigators with a Ghoul's Kagune, giving them Ghoul powers and abilities. But both the procedure and the newly formed Qs Squad...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: VIZ Media, LLC 2018

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

Gotoge, Koyoharu

Summary: "Tanjiro sets out on the path of the Demon Slayer to save his sister and avenge his family! In Taisho-era Japan, Tanjiro Kamado is a kindhearted boy who makes a living selling charcoal. But his peaceful life is shattered when a demon slaughters his entire family. His little sister Nezuko is the only survivor, but she has been transformed into a demon herself! Tanjiro sets out on a dangerous...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: VIZ Media, LLC 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA FIC GOT

Tanemura, Arina.

Summary: Maron is falling in love with the irrepressible Chiaki, while their alter-egos battle it out under the cover of darkness. When Chiaki's demon-possessed father kidnaps his son, Jeanne leaps into action.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: WildStorm Productions 2006

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

Tanemura, Arina.

Summary: By day, Kusakabe Maron is just an ordinary girl. By night, she is Kamikaze Kaito Jeanne - the reincarnation of Joan of Arc. Her mission is to hunt down demon-possessed paintings and exorcise the spirits within.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: WildStorm Productions 2005

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

Takahashi, Rumiko

Summary: Kagome is a high-school girl pulled back in time to Japan's ancient past, her destiny linked to a doglike half-demon named Inu-Yasha. Kagome and Inu-Yasha must work together to recover the shards of the powerful Shikon Jewel before they fall into the wrong hands. In this volume: Inu-Yasha and his gang are up to their necks in enemies. First, Miroku and Sango face off against a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viz 0000

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

Figal, Gerald A.

Summary: "Monsters, ghosts, the supernatural, the fantastic, the mysterious. These are not usually considered the "stuff" of modernism. More often they are regarded as inconsequential to the study of the modern or, at best, seen as representative of traditional beliefs that are overcome and left behind in the transformation toward modernity. In Civilization and Monsters Gerald Figal asserts that...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Duke University Press 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 398.2 FIG

Gotoge, Koyoharu

Summary: "In Taisho-era Japan, Tanjiro Kamado is a kindhearted boy who makes a living selling charcoal. But his peaceful life is shattered when a demon slaughters his entire family. His little sister Nezuko is the only survivor, but she has been transformed into a demon herself! Tanjiro sets out on a dangerous journey to find a way to return his sister to normal and destroy the demon who ruined his...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: VIZ Media, LLC 2019

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA FIC GOT

Willinsky, Samuel

Summary: Nicknamed "The Maid of Orleans", Joan of Arc was a peasant girl born in eastern France who claimed divine guidance. She led the French army to several important victories during the Hundred Years' War, which paved the way for the coronation of Charles VII. She was captured by the Burgundians, transferred to the English for money, put on trial by the pro-English Bishop of Beauvais, and burned at...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Trajectory, Inc. 2013

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