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Graphic Novels - Nonfiction

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Forgiveness: The Story of Eva Kor, Survivor of the Auschwitz Twin Experiments Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781684351787
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Published: Red Lightning Books - October 5th, 2021

In March of 1944, at age 10, little Eva was arrested with her entire family, including her twin sister, Miriam, for the crime of being Jewish.


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The Times I Knew I Was Gay Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781982147112
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Published: Scribner - October 5th, 2021

A charming, highly relatable graphic memoir about one woman’s coming out and coming of age that “brims with hope, and the joy that arises when one is finally ready to step out into the world” (OprahMag.com).

Ellie always had questions about who she was and how she fit in.


Leonard Cohen: On a Wire Cover Image
By Philippe Girard, Helge Dascher (Translated by)
$24.95
ISBN: 9781770464896
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Published: Drawn and Quarterly - November 16th, 2021

A captivating, revealing biography of the legendary musician and poet

Leonard Cohen
opens in Los Angeles on the last night of the man’s life in 2016. Alone in his final hours, the beloved writer and musician ponders his existence in a series of flashbacks that reveal the ups and downs of a storied career.


Original Sisters: Portraits of Tenacity and Courage (Pantheon Graphic Library) Cover Image
By Anita Kunz, Roxane Gay (Foreword by)
$30.00
ISBN: 9780593316146
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Published: Pantheon - November 9th, 2021

From the internationally acclaimed artist, a stunning collection of portraits of ground-breaking women—Joan of Arc, Josephine Baker, Greta Thunberg, Misty Copeland, and many more history-making women whose names have been forgotten and are finally being brought to light. With a Foreword by Roxane Gay


Did You Hear What Eddie Gein Done? Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781949889048
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Published: Albatross Funnybooks - August 24th, 2021

"It is fantastic Not only is Eric Powell's art on point, but Harold Schechter introduces some new ideas about Ed Gein that have never been heard." - THE LAST PODCAST ON THE LEFT

"A natural choice for true-crime fans."―BOOKLIST


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. From the #1 bestselling, award–winning team behind March comes the first book in their new, groundbreaking graphic novel series, Run: Book One.

“Run recounts the lost history of what too often follows dramatic change—the pushback of those who refuse it and the resistance of those who believe change has not gone far enough.


The 500 Years of Indigenous Resistance Comic Book: Revised and Expanded Cover Image
By Gord Hill, Pamela Palmater (Foreword by)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781551528526
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Published: Arsenal Pulp Press - October 26th, 2021

When it was first published in 2010, The 500 Years of Resistance Comic Book was heralded as a groundbreaking illustrated history of Indigenous activism and resistance in the Americas over the previous 500 years, from contact to present day. Eleven years later, author and artist Gord Hill has revised and expanded the book, which is now available in color for the first time.


The Most Important Comic Book on Earth: Stories to Save the World Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780744042825
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Published: DK - November 9th, 2021

120 inspiring visual stories on environmentalism from key figures, charities, activists, and artists.

The Most Important Comic Book On Earth
is a global collaboration for planetary change, bringing together a diverse team of 300 leading environmentalists, artists, authors, actors, filmmakers, musicians, and more to present over 120 stories to save the world. 


Murder Book: A Graphic Memoir of a True Crime Obsession Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781524861162
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Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - November 9th, 2021

A humorous graphic investigation of the author's obsession with true crime, the murders that have most captivated her throughout her life, and a love letter to her fellow true-crime fanatics.

Why is it so much fun to read about death and dismemberment?


Prophet Against Slavery: Benjamin Lay, A Graphic Novel Cover Image
By David Lester, David Lester (Illustrator), Paul Buhle (Editor), Marcus Rediker (Editor)
$15.00
ISBN: 9780807081792
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Published: Beacon Press - November 2nd, 2021

The revolutionary life of an 18th-century dwarf activist who was among the first to fight against slavery and animal cruelty.


Wonder Drug: LSD in the Land of Living Skies Cover Image
By Hugh D. a. Goldring, Nicole Marie Burton (Illustrator), Erika Dyck (Afterword by)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781771135597
Availability: Backordered
Published: Between the Lines - November 22nd, 2021

Failure Biographies Cover Image
$34.00
ISBN: 9781946031921
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Published: Operating System - October 19th, 2021

Damm's distinctive style of collage transforms 1950s horror comics into true stories of artistic failure.


One artist's quixotic quest to clone Martin Luther King, Jr. A pioneering silent film director pushed from the industry by her controlling husband. A writer who tries to write popular fiction but ends up in the avant-garde.