Comics and Graphic Novels

ISBN: 9781452113883
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Published: Chronicle Books - July 16th, 2013

The comic book universe is adventurous, mystifying, and filled with heroes, villains, and cosplaying Comic-Con attendees. This book by one of Wired magazine's art directors traverses the graphic world through a collection of pie charts, bar graphs, timelines, scatter plots, and more.

ISBN: 9781770461284
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Published: Drawn & Quarterly - October 29th, 2013

A wise and funny collection of modern-day parables about the ties between humans and their gods

ISBN: 9781607066019
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Published: Image Comics - October 23rd, 2012

Winner of the 2013 Hugo award for Best Graphic Story When two soldiers from opposite sides of a never-ending galactic war fall in love, they risk everything to bring a fragile new life into a dangerous old universe. From New York Times bestselling writer Brian K.

ISBN: 9781551525143
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Published: Arsenal Pulp Press - September 3rd, 2013

A "New York Times" bestseller
The original graphic novel adapted into the film "Blue Is the Warmest Color," winner of the Palme d'Or at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival; released in the US this fall by IFC Films/Sundance Selects

By Robert Crumb, R. Crumb, Aline Kominsky-Crumb (Introduction by)
ISBN: 9780867197907
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Published: Last Gasp - November 2013

All of Robert Crumb's work from his very influential Weirdo magazine. Widely considered to be some of his best work ever. Weirdo was a magazine-sized comics anthology created by Robert Crumb in 1981, which ran for 28 issues. It served as a "low art" counterpoint to its contemporary highbrow Raw.

ISBN: 9780393088809
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - November 4th, 2013

Launched on July 1, 1916, the Battle of the Somme has come to epitomize the madness of the First World War. Almost 20,000 British soldiers were killed and another 40,000 were wounded that first day, and there were more than one million casualties by the time the offensive halted.

ISBN: 9781552452875
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Published: Coach House Books - October 29th, 2013

First published in 1975, "The Cage" was a graphic novel before there was a name for the genre. Considered an early masterpiece of the genre, the Canadian cult comic has been out of print for decades. The new edition includes an introduction by Canadian comics master and Lemony Snicket collaborator Seth ("Palookaville; It's a Good Life, If You Don't Weaken").

ISBN: 9781596439245
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Published: First Second - September 10th, 2013

"Boxers & Saints Boxed Set Edition"

One of the greatest comics storytellers alive brings all his formidable talents to bear in this astonishing new work.

By Jeff Smith (Editor), Jessica Abel (Editor), Matt Madden (Editor)
ISBN: 9780547995465
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - October 8th, 2013

"The Best American Comics "showcases the work of both established and up-and-coming contributors. EditorJeff Smith creater of the classic comic"Bone, " a comedy/adventure about three lost cousins from Boneville has culled the best stories from graphic novels, pamphlet comics, newspapers, magazines, mini-comics, andweb comics to create this cutting-edge collection.

ISBN: 9781770461161
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Published: Drawn & Quarterly - May 28th, 2013