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Dragon Hoops Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781626720794
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Published: First Second - March 17th, 2020

In his latest graphic novel, Dragon Hoops, New York Times bestselling author Gene Luen Yang turns the spotlight on his life, his family, and the high school where he teaches.

Gene understands stories—comic book stories, in particular. Big action. Bigger thrills. And the hero always wins.


Displacement Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250193537
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Published: First Second - August 18th, 2020

A teenager is pulled back in time to witness her grandmother's experiences in World War II-era Japanese internment camps in Displacement, a historical graphic novel from Kiku Hughes.


Fangs Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781524860677
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Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - September 1st, 2020

A New York Times bestselling love story between a vampire and a werewolf by the creator of the enormously popular Sarah's Scribbles comics.

Elsie the vampire is three hundred years old, but in all that time, she has never met her match.


Welcome to the New World Cover Image
By Jake Halpern, Michael Sloan (Illustrator)
$21.99
ISBN: 9781250305596
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Published: Metropolitan Books - September 22nd, 2020

Now in a full-length book, the New York Times Pulitzer Prize–winning graphic story of a refugee family who fled the civil war in Syria to make a new life in America


Sapiens: A Graphic History: The Birth of Humankind (Vol. 1) Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9780063051331
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Published: Harper Perennial - October 27th, 2020

New York Times Bestseller


Barely Functional Adult: It'll All Make Sense Eventually Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062945594
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Published: Harper Perennial - November 24th, 2020

“Funny, introspective, and touching. . . . The lessons Meichi gently shares with us through delightful stories are full of wisdom for people at any life stage who need a reminder they’re not alone.” —Mari Andrew, author of Am I There Yet?


Greetings from Strange Planet (Strange Planet Series) Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780062970718
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Published: Morrow Gift - September 15th, 2020

A colorful and fun postcard set based on the phenomenally popular #1 New York Times bestseller Strange Planet


LEWSER!: More Doonesbury in the Time of Trump Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781524859503
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Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - July 7th, 2020

A mirthful and merciless skewering of the Trump administration from the senior statesman of political cartooning, Garry Trudeau.

From the Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist whose acclaimed Yuge!: 30 Years of Doonesbury on Trump blew up the bestseller list, G.B.


The Adventure Zone: Murder on the Rockport Limited! Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250153715
Availability: Available from Warehouse
Published: First Second - July 16th, 2019

In the second Adventure Zone graphic novel (adapted from the McElroy family's wildly popular D&D podcast), we rejoin hero-adjacent sort-of-comrades-in-arms Taako, Magnus, and Merle on a wild careen through a D&D railroad murder mystery.


The Magic Fish Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781984851598
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Published: Random House Graphic - October 13th, 2020

Tiến loves his family and his friends…but Tiến has a secret he's been keeping from them, and it might change everything. An amazing YA graphic novel that deals with the complexity of family and how stories can bring us together.

Real life isn't a fairytale.


Almost American Girl: An Illustrated Memoir Cover Image
By Robin Ha, Robin Ha (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780062685094
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Published: Balzer + Bray - January 28th, 2020

Harvey Award Nominee, Best Children or Young Adult Book 

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


Dbury@50: The Complete Digital Doonesbury Cover Image
$125.00
ISBN: 9781524861612
Availability: Available from Warehouse
Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - November 17th, 2020

"Trudeau's creation has evolved into a sprawling masterwork." — The New York Times

The ultimate Doonesbury package celebrating a half-century of G.B. Trudeau's celebrated comic strip.


Check, Please! Book 2: Sticks & Scones Cover Image
By Ngozi Ukazu, Ngozi Ukazu (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250179500
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Published: First Second - April 7th, 2020

A collection of the second half of the mega-popular webcomic series of the same name, Check, Please!: Sticks and Scones is the last in Ngozi Ukazu's hilarious and stirring two-volume coming-of-age story about hockey, bros, and trying to find yourself during the best four years of your life.


The Flapper Queens: Women Cartoonists Of The Jazz Age Cover Image
$34.99
ISBN: 9781683963233
Availability: Available from Warehouse
Published: Fantagraphics - August 18th, 2020

A celebration of the best women cartoonists of the Roaring Twenties, curated by Trina Robbins.


American Gods Volume 1: Shadows (Graphic Novel) Cover Image
By Neil Gaiman, P. Craig Russell, Scott Hampton (Illustrator), P. Craig Russell (Illustrator), Walt Simonson (Illustrator)
$29.99
ISBN: 9781506703862
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Published: Dark Horse Books - March 13th, 2018

Neil Gaiman's acclaimed story now in comics!

This supernatural American road trip fantasy tells the story of a war between the ancient and modern gods. The Hugo, Bram Stoker, Locus, World Fantasy, and Nebula award-winning novel and new Starz television series by Neil Gaiman is adapted as a graphic novel for the first time!


I Will Judge You by Your Bookshelf Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781419737114
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Published: Abrams ComicArts - April 14th, 2020

A look at the culture and fanaticism of book lovers, from beloved New York Times illustrator Grant Snider
 
It’s no secret, but we are judged by our bookshelves. We learn to read at an early age, and as we grow older we shed our beloved books for new ones. But some of us surround ourselves with books.


The Best of Me Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780316628242
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - November 3rd, 2020

“Genius… It is miraculous to read these pieces… You must read The Best of Me.” —Andrew Sean Greer, New York Times Book Review

New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice

A CNN and Christian Science Monitor Best Book of the Month

For more than twenty-five years, David Sedaris h


I Want to Be Where the Normal People Are Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781538745359
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - November 17th, 2020

From the charming and wickedly funny co-creator and star of Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, a collection of hilarious personal essays, poems and even amusement park maps on the subjects of insecurity, fame, anxiety, and much more.


Strange Planet (Strange Planet Series) Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780062970701
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Published: Morrow Gift - November 19th, 2019

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • #1 WALL STREET JOURNAL BESTSELLER • USA TODAY BESTSELLER 

A GOODREADS CHOICE AWARD WINNER FOR HUMOR


A Wealth of Pigeons: A Cartoon Collection Cover Image
By Steve Martin, Harry Bliss (Illustrator)
$28.00
ISBN: 9781250262899
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Published: Celadon Books - November 17th, 2020

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • WASHINGTON POST BESTSELLER • WALL STREET JOURNAL BESTSELLER LOS ANGELES TIMES BESTSELLER


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