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The Mars Challenge

by Alison Wilgus & Wyeth Yates First Second (June 15, 2020)

Travel to deep space and back again with The Mars Challenge, a nonfiction graphic novel for teens about the science and logistics of a manned mission to Mars.

Nadia is a teen with a dream: to be the first woman...


Drawing the Vote

by Tommy Jenkins, Kati Lacker & Martha Jones Abrams ComicArts (April 20, 2020)

How the history of American voting rights has shaped the way we vote today

 

Coinciding with the 2020 US presidential election, Drawing the Vote, an original graphic novel, looks at the history of voting...


I Will Judge You by Your Bookshelf

by Grant Snider Abrams ComicArts (April 13, 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...


A for Anonymous

by David Kushner & Koren Shadmi Bold Type Books (March 30, 2020)

The illustrated, inside story of the legendary hacktivist group's origins and most daring exploits.A for Anonymous shows how a leaderless band of volunteers successfully used hacktivism to fight for the underdog,...


The Mueller Report Illustrated

by The Washington Post & Jan Feindt Scribner (December 03, 2019)

A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Written and designed by the staff of The Washington Post and illustrated by artist Jan Feindt, The Mueller Report Illustrated: The Obstruction Investigation brings to life the findings...


Open Borders

by Bryan Caplan & Zach Weinersmith First Second (October 28, 2019)

An Economist "Our Books of the Year" Selection

Economist Bryan Caplan makes a bold case for unrestricted immigration in this fact-filled graphic nonfiction.

American policy-makers have long been locked in a heated...


The Great American Documents: Volume II

by Ruth Ashby, Ernie Colon, Howard Zimmerman & Russell Motter Hill and Wang (September 16, 2019)

The essential primer on the most influential American documents between 1831 and 1900

The Great American Documents series, written by the graphic-book author Ruth Ashby and illustrated by the renowned Ernie Colón,...


Amazing Decisions

by Dan Ariely & Matt R. Trower Hill and Wang (July 22, 2019)

Dan Ariely, the New York Times bestselling author of Predictably Irrational, and illustrator Matt R. Trower present a playful graphic novel guide to better decision-making, based on the author's groundbreaking...


The Cartoon Introduction to Calculus

by Yoram Ph.D. Bauman & Grady Klein Hill and Wang (July 15, 2019)

The internationally bestselling authors of The Cartoon Introduction to Economics return to make calculus fun

The award-winning illustrator Grady Klein has teamed up once again with the world's only stand-up economist,...


Capitalism: A Graphic Guide

by Sharron Shatil, Dan Cryan & Piero Icon Books Ltd (June 06, 2019)

Capitalism shapes every aspect of our world, beyond just our economic structures; it moulds our values and influences the way we write laws, wage wars and even conduct personal relationships.  

From its beginnings...


Moonbound

by Jonathan Fetter-Vorm Hill and Wang (June 03, 2019)

On a summer night in 1969, two men climbed down a ladder onto a sea of dust at the edge of an ancient dream. When Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin first set foot on lunar soil, the moon ceased to be a place of...


Entertainment Weekly The Ultimate Guide to X-Men

by The Editors of Entertainment Weekly Liberty Street (May 24, 2019)

Entertainment Weekly Magazine presents X-Men Dark Phoenix.


Entertainment Weekly The Ultimate Guide to The Avengers 4

by The Editors of Entertainment Weekly Liberty Street (April 12, 2019)

Entertainment Weekly Magazine presents The Ultimate Guide to the Avengers 4.


Cannabis

by Brian "Box" Brown First Second (April 01, 2019)

From the nineteenth century to the twenty-first, cannabis legislation in America and racism have been inextricably linked. In this searing nonfiction graphic novel, Box Brown sets his sights on this timely topic....


A Fire Story

by Brian Fies Abrams ComicArts (March 04, 2019)

Early morning on Monday, October 9, 2017, wildfires burned through Northern California, resulting in 44 fatalities. In addition, 6,200 homes and 8,900 structures and were destroyed. Author Brian Fies’s firsthand...


TIME The Marvel Universe

by The Editors of Time Liberty Street (March 01, 2019)

The editors of TIME Magazine present The Marvel Universe.


Entertainment Weekly Captain Marvel

Showtime at the Apollo

by Ted Fox & James Otis Smith Abrams ComicArts (January 07, 2019)

Writer Ted Fox and artist James Otis Smith bring to life Harlem’s legendary theater in this graphic novel adaptation of Fox’s definitive, critically acclaimed history of the Apollo.

 

Since its inception...


Undocumented

by Duncan Tonatiuh Abrams ComicArts (August 06, 2018)

Undocumented is the story of immigrant workers who have come to the United States without papers. Every day, these men and women join the work force and contribute positively to society. The story is told via...


Introducing Mind and Brain

by Angus Gellatly & Oscar Zarate Icon Books Ltd (April 05, 2018)

How do emotions affect your basic decision making? Why do certain smells prompt long-forgotten memories, and what makes us suddenly self-conscious?

How does the biological organ, the brain, give rise to all of...


Marxism

by Rupert Woodfin & Oscar Zarate Icon Books Ltd (January 04, 2018)

Karl Marx was one of the most influential thinkers of the late 19th century, inspiring revolutions and colossal political upheavals that have radically transformed the lives of millions of people and the geopolitical...


Verax

by Pratap Chatterjee & Khalil Metropolitan Books (October 23, 2017)

From a prize-winning journalist and the co-author of the best-selling Zahra's Paradise, a sweeping graphic history of electronic surveillance from 9/11 to the latest drone strike

9/11 not only marked the worst...


Tenements, Towers & Trash

by Julia Wertz Black Dog & Leventhal (October 02, 2017)

A New York Times Notable Book of 2017!

Here is New York, as you've never seen it before. A perfectly charming, sidesplittingly funny, intellectually entertaining illustrated history of the blocks, the buildings,...


Slugfest

by Reed Tucker Da Capo Press (October 02, 2017)

The first in-depth, behind-the-scenes book treatment of the rivalry between the two comic book giants.

THEY ARE THE TWO TITANS OF THE COMIC BOOK INDUSTRY--the Coke and Pepsi of superheroes--and for more than...


My Friend Dahmer (Movie Tie-In Edition)

by Derf Backderf & Marc Meyers Abrams ComicArts (October 02, 2017)

"A well-told, powerful story. Backderf is quite skilled in using comics to tell this tale of a truly weird and sinister 1970s adolescent world." --R. Crumb

 

NATIONAL BESTSELLER

Named a BEST OF 2012 by Time,...


The Hunting Accident

by David L. Carlson & Landis Blair First Second (September 18, 2017)

It was a hunting accident--that much Charlie is sure of. That's how his father, Matt Rizzo--a gentle intellectual who writes epic poems in Braille--had lost his vision. It's not until Charlie's troubled teenage...


The Shape of Ideas

by Grant Snider Abrams ComicArts (May 08, 2017)

What does an idea look like? And where do they come from? Grant Snider’s illustrations will motivate you to explore these questions, inspire you to come up with your own answers and, like all Gordian knots,...


Barbarians and the Birth of Chinese Identity

by Jing Liu Stone Bridge Press (March 20, 2017)

The third volume of the Understanding China Through Comics series, Barbarians and the Birth of Chinese Identity, tells of the founding of the Song Dynasty and its attempts to reinvigorate a flagging economy...


The Best We Could Do

by Thi Bui Abrams ComicArts (March 06, 2017)

National bestseller

2017 National Book Critics Circle (NBCC) Finalist

ABA Indies Introduce Winter / Spring 2017 Selection

Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers Spring 2017 Selection

ALA 2018 Notable Books...


Len, A Lawyer in History: A Graphic Biography of Radical Attorney Leonard Weinglass

by Michael Steven Smith, Seth Tobocman & Paul Buhle AK Press (December 15, 2016)

He made a career of defending extreme acts against extreme power.


Brief Histories of Everyday Objects

by Andy Warner Picador (October 03, 2016)

NOW A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Hilarious, entertaining, and illustrated histories behind some of life's most common and underappreciated objects - from the paperclip and the toothbrush to the sports bra and...


Becoming Andy Warhol

by Nick Bertozzi & Pierce Hargan Abrams ComicArts (October 03, 2016)

Celebrated during his lifetime as much for his personality as for his paintings, Andy Warhol (1928–87) is the most famous and influential of the Pop artists, who developed the notion of 15 minutes of fame,...


Flying Couch: A Graphic Memoir

by Amy Kurzweil Black Balloon Publishing (September 19, 2016)

Flying Couch, Amy Kurzweil’s debut, tells the stories of three unforgettable women. Amy weaves her own coming-of-age as a young Jewish artist into the narrative of her mother, a therapist, and Bubbe, her grandmother,...


The Rise of Comic Book Movies

by Jason Keen, Benny Potter, Dan Rumbles & Chris Stuckmann Mango (July 26, 2016)

Why We Can’t Get Enough of Superhero Movies Recent years show a sea change in Hollywood- the biggest movies come from the pages of comic books. These box office successes are driven by fans who love seeing...


Rinse, Spin, Repeat: A graphic memoir of loss and survival

by Edie Fassnidge Unbound (June 30, 2016)

On Boxing Day in 2004, Edie Fassnidge set off for a day of kayaking off the coast of Thailand with her boyfriend, mother and sister. That's when disaster struck.

She felt a shift in the air; she spotted something...


Last Night, a Superhero Saved My Life

by Liesa Mignogna Thomas Dunne Books (June 06, 2016)

As broad as our exponentially growing cultural fascination with caped crusaders is, it runs just as deep as this long awaited anthology underscores. Liesa Mignogna the VP, Editorial Director at Simon Pulse and...


The Imitation Game

by Jim Ottaviani & Leland Purvis Abrams ComicArts (March 21, 2016)

A New York Times Bestseller

Selected as a 2017 ALA/YALSA Great Graphic Novel for Teens: Nonfiction

Award winning authors Jim Ottaviani and Leland Purvis present a historically accurate graphic novel biography...


Manabeshima Island Japan: One Island, Two Months, One Minicar, Sixty Crabs, Eighty Bites and Fifty Shots of Shochu

by Florent Chavouet Tuttle Publishing (November 03, 2015)

More than just a Japan travel guide, Manabeshima Island Japan paints a colorful and entertaining picture of a particular place and time in Japan.

Japan is made up of thousands of sacred islands, artificial islands,...


Castro: A Graphic Novel

by Reinhard Kleist Arsenal Pulp Press (September 28, 2015)

On the heels of America’s renewed relations with Cuba: a vividly depicted graphic novel on the life of Fidel Castro.


The Vagabonds #1

by Josh Neufeld Alternative Comics (September 01, 2015)

In The Vagabonds, Josh Neufeld explores religion, global politics and the mysteries of everyday life, in locales as diverse as the Thai countryside, San Francisco and New York City.

Stranded in a remote corner...


The Cartoon Introduction to Philosophy

by Michael F. Patton & Kevin Cannon Hill and Wang (June 01, 2015)

Philosophy like you've never seen it before

The latest in the celebrated Cartoon Introduction series, The Cartoon Introduction to Philosophy is an authoritative and engaging guide to the fundamental questions...


Second Avenue Caper

by Joyce Brabner & Mark Zingarelli Hill and Wang (December 08, 2014)

Winner of the 2015 Lambda Literary Award for Best LGBT Graphic Novel

A Village Voice Best Graphic Novel of 2014

The renowned graphic-book author Joyce Brabner's Second Avenue Caper is the true story of a tight-knit...


The Warren Commission Report

by Dan Mishkin, Jerzy Drozd, Ernie Colon & Richard Reeves Abrams ComicArts (September 15, 2014)

Within days of the murder of President John F. Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson appointed a seven-member commission to investigate the assassination. In its report, the Warren Commission determined that there was...


Introducing Foucault

by Chris Horrocks & Zoran Jevtic Icon Books Ltd (June 05, 2014)

Michel Foucault's work was described at his death as 'the most important event of thought in our century'. As a philosopher, historian and political activist, he certainly left behind an enduring and influential...


Introducing Marxism

by Rupert Woodfin & Oscar Zarate Icon Books Ltd (June 05, 2014)

Was Marx himself a 'Marxist'? Was his visionary promise of socialism betrayed by Marxist dictatorship? Is Marxism inevitably totalitarian? What did Marx really say? "Introducing Marxism" provides a fundamental...


Climate Changed

by Philippe Squarzoni & Nicole Whittington-Evans Abrams ComicArts (April 07, 2014)

What are the causes and consequences of climate change? When the scale is so big, can an individual make any difference? Documentary, diary, and masterwork graphic novel, this up-to-date look at our planet and...


Griffin the Dragon and Healthy Eating Habits for Kids

by Ken Mask & Joshua L. Mask eBookIt.com (February 01, 2014)

Childhood friends Griffin the dragon, Jackson the hyena and 8-year-old boy Cattails discuss healthy eating habits.


Manga Fashion with Paper Dolls

by ricorico Harper Design (November 26, 2013)

Featuring twenty-five iconic fashion styles, Manga Fashion is filled to the brim with gorgeous girls in dazzling clothes. Seventy-three of Japan's top manga artists portray key styles from party to romantic,...


Legends of the Blues

by William Stout & Ed Leimbacher Abrams ComicArts (May 06, 2013)

Robert Johnson, Ma Rainey, Billie Holiday, Howlin’ Wolf, Bessie Smith, Muddy Waters—say their names out loud and you can just hear the blues. Now, acclaimed artist William Stout visualizes these artists...


Good Riddance

by Cynthia Copeland Abrams ComicArts (May 06, 2013)

When you think you live in a Norman Rockwell painting—married 18 years, three kids, beautiful old house in the country, successful career as a writer—you don’t expect there’s another side to the canvas....