Animal Farm: The Graphic Novel
Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   George Orwell
Format:   Paperback

Description:
"All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others." In 1945, George Orwell, called "the conscience of his generation," created an enduring, devastating story of new tyranny replacing old, and power corrupting even the noblest of causes. Today it is all too clear that Orwell's masterpiece is still fiercely relevant wherever cults
What Cats Want: An illustrated guide for truly understanding your cat
Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Yuki Hattori
Format:   Hardcover

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When your cat's tail is upright, she's saying hello. If it's quivering? She's happy to see you. But if it swishes ominously from side to side across your living room floor? Beware-your cat is annoyed.With nineteen bones and twelve muscles, cats' tails have countless ways of expressing their emotions. What Cats Want is here to uncover the meaning behin
Invisible Men: The Trailblazing Black Artists of Comic Books
Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Ken Quattro
Format:   Hardcover

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The life stories of each man's personal struggles and triumphs are represented as they broke through into a world formerly occupied only by whites. Using primary source material from World War II-era Black newspapers and magazines, this compelling book profiles pioneers like E.C. Stoner, a descendant of one of George Washington's slaves, who became a renowned fin
Redbone: The True Story of a Native American Rock Band
Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Christian Staebler
Format:   Paperback

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You've heard the hit song "Come and Get Your Love" in the movie Guardians of the Galaxy, but the story of the band behind it is one of cultural, political, and social importance.Brothers Pat and Lolly Vegas were talented Native American rock musicians that took the 1960s Sunset Strip by storm. They influenced The Doors and jammed with Jimmy Hendrix before h
The Last Halloween: Children
Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Abby Howard
Format:   Paperback

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The monster apocalypse is nigh, but never fear! Humanity is under the protection of . . . this crew? It's a lonely Halloween night for ten-year-old Mona. While everyone else is out having a ghoulishly good time, she's stuck inside without so much as a scary movie to watch. Just when she figures this evening can't get much worse, a giant monster appears in
Daytime Shooting Star, Vol. 9
Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Mika Yamamori
Format:   Paperback

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Clueless country girl Suzume moves to Tokyo and finds her heart caught between two men!After arriving in Tokyo to live with her uncle, Suzume collapses in a nearby park where she had once seen a shooting star during the day. A handsome stranger brings her to her new home and tells her they'll meet again. Suzume starts her first day at her new high school sitting next
Solutions and Other Problems
Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Allie Brosh
Format:   Hardcover

Description:
For the first time in seven years, Allie Brosh - beloved author and artist of the extraordinary #1 New York Times bestseller Hyperbole and a Half - returns with a new collection of comedic, autobiographical, and illustrated essays. Solutions and Other Problems includes humorous stories from Allie Brosh's childhood; the adventures of her very bad animals; merciless di
The Magic Fish
Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Trung Le Nguyen
Format:   Paperback

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Real life isn't a fairytale. But Tiến still enjoys reading his favorite stories with his parents from the books he borrows from the local library. It's hard enough trying to communicate with your parents as a kid, but for Tiến, he doesn't even have the right words because his parents are struggling with their English. Is there a Vietnamese word for what h
Jo: An Adaptation of Little Women
Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Kathleen Gros
Format:   Hardcover

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A modern-day graphic novel adaptation of Little Women that explores identity, friendships, and new experiences through the eyes of thirteen-year-old Jo March. A must-read for fans of Raina Telgemeier. With the start of eighth grade, Jo March decides it's time to get serious about her writing and joins the school newspaper. But even with her new friend Freddie cheerin
Witchlight
Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Jessi Zabarsky
Format:   Paperback

Description:
Love -- loss -- witches -- this YA fantasy graphic novel has it all! This thoughtful, emotional story will entrance you with its moving story and organic artwork.Lelek is a witch.That's all Sanja knows when she meets Lelek in the marketplace. But Lelek is hiding something -- and as her life begins to intersect with Sanja's, all that she's kept to herself star
Fault Lines in the Constitution: The Graphic Novel
Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Cynthia Levinson
Format:   Hardcover

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In 1787, after 116 days of heated debates and bitter arguments, the United States Constitution was created. This imperfect document set forth America's guiding principles, but it would also introduce some of today's most contentious political issues -- from gerrymandering, to the Electoral College, to presidential impeachment.With colorful art, compelling discour
Welcome to the New World
Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Jake Halpern
Format:   Paperback

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After escaping a Syrian prison, Ibrahim Aldabaan and his family fled the country to seek protection in America. Among the few refugees to receive visas, they finally landed in JFK airport on November 8, 2016, Election Day. The family had reached a safe harbor, but woke up to the world of Donald Trump and a Muslim ban that would sever them from the grandmother, brothers,
Kent State: Four Dead in Ohio
Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Derf Backderf
Format:   Hardcover

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From bestselling author Derf Backderf comes the untold story of the Kent State shootings - timed for the 50th anniversary On May 4, 1970, the Ohio National Guard gunned down unarmed college students protesting the Vietnam War at Kent State University. In a deadly barrage of 67 shots, 4 students were killed and 9 shot and wounded. It was the day America turned guns on i
Scullion: A Dishwasher's Guide to Mistaken Identity
Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Jarad Greene
Format:   Paperback

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"As quirky and fresh as a D&D campaign with your best friends." - Ashley Poston, author of GeekerellaIn celebrity-obsessed Timberwood Village, the great warrior Riqa is an icon who's about to throw the wedding of the century, and local teens Darlis and Mae are just two humble dishwashers. Until, that is, Riqa mysteriously disappears and an unsuspecting
Maids
Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Katie Skelly
Format:   Hardcover

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The scandalous true crime story about the Papin Sisters, as told by one of comics' most stylized talents. Christine Papin, an overworked live-in maid, is reunited with her younger sister, Lea, who has also been hired by the wealthy Lancelin family. They make the estate's beds, scrub the floors, and spy on the domestic strife that routinely occurs within its walls
Batman: Curse of the White Knight
Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Sean Murphy
Format:   Hardcover

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Ancient curses are awoken and timeless secrets are revealed in this explosive sequel to the critically acclaimed blockbuster Batman: White Knight from writer/artist Sean Murphy!The Joker recruits Azrael to help him expose a shocking secret about the Wayne family's legacy--and run Gotham City into the ground! As Batman rushes to protect the city and his loved ones fro
Penultimate Quest
Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Lars Brown
Format:   Paperback

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"Why are we going down there, anyway; some mystery to uncover, treasure to find? Why are we here?" Far across the Western Ocean on a mist-shrouded island guarded by giant sea monsters, heroes come to explore the mysterious dungeons that lie below the surface. None have yet to reach the bottom and return to tell the tale. Each party gathers daily for a new round
The Times I Knew I Was Gay
Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Eleanor Crewes
Format:   Hardcover

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Ellie always had questions about who she was and how she fit in. As a girl, she wore black, obsessed over Willow in Buffy the Vampire Slayer, and found dating boys much more confusing than many of her friends did. As she grew older, so did her fears and a deep sense of unbelonging. From her first communion to her first girlfriend via a swathe of self-denial, awkward enco