Graphic Novels - Nonfiction

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Run: Book One Cover Image
By John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, L. Fury (Illustrator), Nate Powell (Illustrator)
$24.99
ISBN: 9781419730696
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Published: Abrams ComicArts - August 3rd, 2021

First you march, then you run.


Wake: The Hidden History of Women-Led Slave Revolts Cover Image
By Rebecca Hall, Hugo Martínez (Illustrator)
$29.99
ISBN: 9781982115180
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Published: Simon & Schuster - June 1st, 2021

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.


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Seek You: A Journey Through American Loneliness Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781524748067
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Published: Pantheon Books - July 13th, 2021

From the acclaimed author of Imagine Wanting Only This--a timely and moving meditation on isolation and longing, both as individuals and as a society

There is a silent epidemic in America: loneliness. Shameful to talk about and often misunderstood, loneliness is everywhere, from the most major of metropolises to the smallest of towns.


Factory Summers Cover Image
By Guy Delisle, Helge Dascher (Translated by), Rob Aspinall (Translated by)
$22.95
ISBN: 9781770464599
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Published: Drawn and Quarterly - June 15th, 2021

The legendary cartoonist aims his pen and paper toward his high school summer job


Sexuality: A Graphic Guide Cover Image
By Meg-John Barker, Jules Scheele (Illustrator)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781785786532
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Published: Icon Books - June 15th, 2021

They're back Writer Meg-John Barker and artist Jules Scheele once again team up in this cheeky and informative comic-book follow-up to Queer and Gender.

Sex is everywhere. It's in the stories we love - and the stories we fear. It defines who we are and our place in society ... at least we're told it ought to.


Let's Make Dumplings!: A Comic Book Cookbook Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781984858757
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Published: Ten Speed Press - June 22nd, 2021

An accessible and easy-to-follow comic book cookbook for bringing Asian dumplings into the home kitchen, with recipes for savory and sweet dumplings, dipping sauces, riffs, and more—from the authors of Let’s Make Ramen!
 


Across the Tracks: Remembering Greenwood, Black Wall Street, and the Tulsa Race Massacre Cover Image
By Alverne Ball, Stacey Robinson (Illustrator), Reynaldo Anderson (Contributions by), Dr. Colette Yellow Robe (Contributions by)
$15.99
ISBN: 9781419755170
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Published: Abrams ComicArts - Megascope - May 4th, 2021

One hundred years after the Tulsa Race Massacre, Across the Tracks is a celebration and memorial of Greenwood, Oklahoma

In Across the Tracks: Remembering Greenwood, Black Wall Street, and the Tulsa Race Massacre, author Alverne Ball and illustrator Stacey Robinson have crafted a love letter to Greenwood, Oklahoma.


And Now I Spill the Family Secrets: An Illustrated Memoir Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780063007444
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Published: HarperOne - April 20th, 2021

In the spirit of Alison Bechdel’s Fun Home and Roz Chast’s Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant?Margaret Kimball’s AND NOW I SPILL THE FAMILY SECRETS begins in the aftermath of a tragedy. 


The Most Costly Journey: Stories of Migrant Farmworkers in Vermont Drawn by New England Cartoonists Cover Image
By Marek Bennett (Editor), Andy Kolovos (Editor), Teresa Mares (Editor)
$19.95
ISBN: 9780916718008
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Published: Vermont Folklife Center - May 3rd, 2021

This non-fiction comics anthology presents stories of survival and healing told by Latin American migrant farmworkers in Vermont, and drawn by New England cartoonists as part of the El Viaje M's Caro Project-a health care outreach effort of the Open Door Clinic and UVM Extension Bridges to Health aimed at addressing the overlooked mental health needs of these vulnerable immigrants.


Hokusai: A Graphic Biography (Graphic Lives) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781786278937
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Published: Laurence King Publishing - April 7th, 2021

A stunning visual biography of one of Japan's most famous historical artists, this book beautifully illustrates the story of Katsushika Hokusai.


Chartwell Manor Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781683964254
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Published: Fantagraphics - May 25th, 2021

Veteran alternative cartoonist Glenn Head’s harrowing graphic memoir is about years of sexual and emotional abuse suffered at a boarding school during his adolescence, and the resultant trauma that took him almost 50 years to process before being able to tell his story publicly. 


How to Deal: With Fear, Failure, and Other Daily Dreads Cover Image
$23.00
ISBN: 9780316592482
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Published: Voracious - May 4th, 2021

Power through your worst days so you can enjoy the good ones with this "fight or flight" manual for life (the fake one you live on the internet and the one you actually live).

“I’m not here asking you to fix yourself. There’s nothing wrong with you, okay? I know that how my day goes depends on whether I wake up full of hope or despair.