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  • Good Talk

    A Memoir in Conversations

    by Mira Jacob ...
    A “beautiful and eye-opening” (Jacqueline Woodson), “hilarious and heart-rending” (Celeste Ng) graphic memoir about American identity, interracial families, and the realities that divide us, from the acclaimed author of The Sleepwalker’s Guide to Dancing.NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY Chicago Tribune • The New York Public Library • Publishers Weekly AND ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • Wake

    The Hidden History of Women-Led Slave Revolts

    by Rebecca Hall ...
    Illustrated by Hugo Martínez ...
    Part graphic novel, part memoir, Wake is an imaginative tour-de-force that tells the story of women-led slave revolts and chronicles scholar Rebecca Hall’s efforts to uncover the truth about these women warriors who, until now, have been left out of the historical record.Women warriors planned and led slave revolts on slave ships during the Middle Passage. They fought their enslavers throughout ... Read more

    $14.99 USD

  • Super Boys

    The Amazing Adventures of Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster--the Creators of Superman

    by Brad Ricca ...
    In time for the 75th anniversary of the Man of Steel*,* comes the first comprehensive literary biography of Joe Shuster and Jerry Siegel, creators of the DC Comics superhero Superman and the inspiration for Michael Chabon's Kavalier and ClayDrawing on ten years of research in the trenches of Cleveland libraries, boarded-up high schools, and secret, private collections, and a love of comic books, ... Read more

    $2.99 USD

  • Come Home, Indio

    A Memoir

    by Jim Terry ...
    A brutally honest but charming look at the pain of childhood and the alienation and anxiety of early adulthood. In his memoir, we are invited to walk through the life of the author, Jim Terry, as he struggles to find security and comfort in an often hostile environment. Between the Ho-Chunk community of his Native American family in Wisconsin and his schoolmates in the Chicago suburbs, he tries in ... Read more

    $13.09 USD

  • Beethoven. Un músico sobre un mar de nubes

    Álbum ilustrado en el 250 aniversario del nacimiento de Beethoven, el artista que revolucionó la música para siempre, de Ramon Gener, el mejor divulgador musical.Ludwig van Beethoven es uno de los compositores más grandes de la historia de la música. Pero ¿qué hay detrás del artista? Este libro, escrito por Ramón Gener, es una biografía -y un homenaje- para redescubrir a Beethoven en todas sus ... Read more

    $9.99 USD

  • Is This Guy For Real?

    The Unbelievable Andy Kaufman

    2019 Eisner Award Winner for Best Reality-Based WorkComedian and performer Andy Kaufman’s resume was impressive—a popular role on the beloved sitcom Taxi, a high-profile stand-up career, and a surprisingly successful stint in professional wrestling. Although he was by all accounts a sensitive and thoughtful person, he’s ironically best remembered for his various contemptible personas, which were ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • Wonderful Life with the Elements

    The Periodic Table Personified

    From the brilliant mind of Japanese artist Bunpei Yorifuji comes Wonderful Life with the Elements, an illustrated guide to the periodic table that gives chemistry a friendly face.In this super periodic table, every element is a unique character whose properties are represented visually: heavy elements are fat, man-made elements are robots, and noble gases sport impressive afros. Every detail is ... Read more

    $10.99 USD

  • March: Book Two

    After the success of the Nashville sit-in movement, John Lewis’ commitment to change through nonviolence is stronger than ever — but as he and his fellow Freedom Riders board a bus into the vicious heart of the deep south, they will be tested like never before. Faced with beatings, police brutality, imprisonment, arson, and even murder, the movement’s young activists place their lives on the line ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • Introducing Thatcherism

    A Graphic Guide

    by Peter Pugh ...
    Illustrated by Carl Flint ...
    series Introducing...
    Margaret Thatcher's political career was one of the most remarkable of modern times. She rose to become the first woman to lead a major Western democracy, serving as British Prime Minister. Admired by Ronald Regan and the United States Congress, "Introducing Thatcherism" looks at the political philosophy behind this influential and controversial woman. ... Read more

    $5.39 USD

  • Democracy

    From a team including the artists of the New York Times bestseller Logicomix, another entertaining and educational graphic delight focusing on the origins and rise of democracy.Democracy opens in 490 B.C., with Athens at war. The hero of the story, Leander, is trying to rouse his comrades for the morrow's battle against a far mightier enemy, and begins to recount his own life, having borne direct ... Read more

    $17.79 USD

  • Les Malheurs de Sophie

    Une adaptation en BD du célèbre livre de la Comtesse de SégurSophie est une petite fille chanceuse : elle grandit dans une famille aisée, entourée de domestiques, de sa chère maman et de son cousin Paul. Son papa n’est pas souvent là, mais il lui envoie de beaux cadeaux qu’elle peut montrer fièrement à ses amies Camille et Madeleine ! Mais Sophie est une petite fille un peu difficile : gourmande, ... Read more

    $7.99 USD

  • Fun Home

    A Family Tragicomic

    Alison Bechdel’s groundbreaking, bestselling graphic memoir that charts her fraught relationship with her late father.Distant and exacting, Bruce Bechdel was an English teacher and director of the town funeral home, which Alison and her family referred to as the "Fun Home." It was not until college that Alison, who had recently come out as a lesbian, discovered that her father was also gay. A few ... Read more

    $9.99 USD

  • Hyperbole and a Half

    Unfortunate Situations, Flawed Coping Mechanisms, Mayhem, and Other Things That Happened

    by Allie Brosh ...
    #1 New York Times Bestseller“Funny and smart as hell” (Bill Gates), Allie Brosh’s Hyperbole and a Half showcases her unique voice, leaping wit, and her ability to capture complex emotions with deceptively simple illustrations.FROM THE PUBLISHER:Every time Allie Brosh posts something new on her hugely popular blog Hyperbole and a Half the internet rejoices.This full-color, beautifully illustrated ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • Marbles

    Mania, Depression, Michelangelo, and Me: A Graphic Memoir

    by Ellen Forney ...
    Cartoonist Ellen Forney explores the relationship between “crazy” and “creative” in this graphic memoir of her bipolar disorder, woven with stories of famous bipolar artists and writers.Shortly before her thirtieth birthday, Forney was diagnosed with bipolar disorder. Flagrantly manic and terrified that medications would cause her to lose creativity, she began a years-long struggle to find mental ... Read more

    $9.99 USD

  • The Best We Could Do

    An Illustrated Memoir

    by Thi Bui ...
    National bestseller**2017 National Book Critics Circle (NBCC) FinalistABA Indies Introduce Winter / Spring 2017 SelectionBarnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers Spring 2017 SelectionALA 2018 Notable Books SelectionAn intimate and poignant graphic novel portraying one family’s journey from war-torn Vietnam, from debut author Thi Bui**.This beautifully illustrated and emotional story is an ... Read more

    $11.99 USD

  • The Brave and the Bold: from Silent Knight to Dark Knight; a guide to the DC comic book

    by Michael Curry ...
    The comic book The Brave & the Bold ran for 200 issues from 1955 through 1983. During its run, the best writers and artists in the business introduced us to comic book icons still published today – including the Justice League, the Suicide Squad and the Teen Titans.The Brave & the Bold: From Silent Knight to Dark Knight is an issue-by-issue guide to one of the most influential comic books of the ... Read more

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  • Paying For It

    by Chester Brown ...
    Chester Brown has never shied away from tackling controversial subjects in his work. As the cartoonist of the autobiographical The Playboy and the biography Louis Riel, Paying For It is a natural progression for Brown as it combines the personal and sexual aspects of his autobiographical work with the polemical drive of Louis Riel. Brown calmly lays out the facts of how he became not only a ... Read more

    $10.69 USD

  • Can't We Talk about Something More Pleasant?

    A Memoir

    by Roz Chast ...
    #1 New York Times Bestseller2014 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALISTIn her first memoir, New Yorker cartoonist Roz Chast brings her signature wit to the topic of aging parents. Spanning the last several years of their lives and told through four-color cartoons, family photos, and documents, and a narrative as rife with laughs as it is with tears, Chast's memoir is both comfort and comic relief for anyone ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • Queer: A Graphic History

    Illustrated by Jules Scheele ...
    series Introducing...
    'Queer: A Graphic History Could Totally Change the Way You Think About Sex and Gender' ViceActivist-academic Meg-John Barker and cartoonist Jules Scheele illuminate the histories of queer thought and LGBTQ+ action in this groundbreaking non-fiction graphic novel.From identity politics and gender roles to privilege and exclusion, Queer explores how we came to view sex, gender and sexuality in the ... Read more

    $11.89 USD

  • Supergods

    What Masked Vigilantes, Miraculous Mutants, and a Sun God from Smallville Can Teach Us About Being Human

    NATIONAL BESTSELLERWhat Masked Vigilantes, Miraculous Mutants, and a Sun God from Smallville Can Teach Us About Being HumanSuperman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Iron Man, and the X-Men—the list of names as familiar as our own. They are on our movie and television screens, in our videogames and in our dreams. But what are they trying to tell us? For Grant Morrison, one of the most acclaimed writers in ... Read more

    $13.99 USD

  • Amazing Fantastic Incredible

    A Marvelous Memoir

    In this gorgeously illustrated, full-color graphic memoir, Stan Lee—comic book legend and cocreator of Spider-Man, the X-Men, the Avengers, the Incredible Hulk, and a legion of other Marvel superheroes—shares his iconic legacy and the story of how modern comics came to be.Stan Lee is a man who needs no introduction. The most legendary name in the history of comic books, he was the leading creative ... Read more

    $14.99 USD

  • The Magic of Reality

    How We Know What's Really True

    Richard Dawkins, bestselling author and the world’s most celebrated evolutionary biologist, has spent his career elucidating the many wonders of science. Here, he takes a broader approach and uses his unrivaled explanatory powers to illuminate the ways in which the world really works. Filled with clever thought experiments and jaw-dropping facts, The Magic of Reality explains a stunningly wide ... Read more

    $13.99 USD

  • The Arab of the Future

    A Childhood in the Middle East, 1978-1984: A Graphic Memoir

    by Riad Sattouf ...
    series The Arab of the Future #1
    The Arab of the Future, the #1 French best-seller, tells the unforgettable story of Riad Sattouf's childhood, spent in the shadows of 3 dictators-Muammar Gaddafi, Hafez al-Assad, and his fatherIn striking, virtuoso graphic style that captures both the immediacy of childhood and the fervor of political idealism, Riad Sattouf recounts his nomadic childhood growing up in rural France, Gaddafi's Libya ... Read more

    $13.99 USD

  • FREE Introducing Graphic Guide Sampler

    Introducing Graphic Guides is the bestselling series which explores big ideas from Quantum Theory to Psychoanalysis using concise, authoritative text and graphic novel-style illustrations. For the very first time 28 titles are now available in ebook format for all e-reading devices. This free ebook sampler contains extracts from six books: • Introducing Psychology asks what exactly psychology is, ... Read more

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