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Good Talk: A Memoir in Conversations Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780399589041
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Published: One World - March 26th, 2019

A “vibrant, inventive, and vulnerable” (Bustle) graphic memoir about American identity, interracial families, and our most difficult conversations, from the acclaimed author of The Sleepwalker’s Guide to Dancing.


The Life of Frederick Douglass: A Graphic Narrative of a Slave's Journey from Bondage to Freedom Cover Image
By David F. Walker, Damon Smyth (Illustrator), Marissa Louise (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780399581441
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Published: Ten Speed Press - January 8th, 2019

A graphic novel biography of the escaped slave, abolitionist, public speaker, and most photographed man of the nineteenth century, based on his autobiographical writings and speeches, spotlighting the key events and people that shaped the life of this great American.


Why Art? Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781683960829
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Published: Fantagraphics Books - March 13th, 2018

What is "Art"? It's widely accepted that art serves an important function in society. But the concept falls under such an absurdly large umbrella and can manifest in so many different ways. Art can be self indulgent, goofy, serious, altruistic, evil, or expressive, or any number of other things. But how can it truly make lasting, positive change?


Cannabis: The Illegalization of Weed in America Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781250154088
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Published: First Second - April 2nd, 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.

Mexico, 1519 CE.


Guantánamo Kid: The True Story of Mohammed El-Gharani Cover Image
By Alexandre Franc (Illustrator), Jérôme Tubiana
$24.99
ISBN: 9781910593660
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Published: SelfMadeHero - March 26th, 2019

Anxiety Is Really Strange Cover Image
By Steve Haines, Sophie Standing (Illustrator)
$12.95
ISBN: 9781848193895
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Published: Singing Dragon - January 18th, 2018

Highly Commended in the 2018 British Medical Association Book Awards


Lissa: A Story about Medical Promise, Friendship, and Revolution (Ethnographic) Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781487593476
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Published: University of Toronto Press - November 14th, 2017

As young girls in Cairo, Anna and Layla strike up an unlikely friendship that crosses class, cultural, and religious divides. Years later, Anna learns that she may carry the hereditary cancer gene responsible for her mother's death. Meanwhile, Layla's family is faced with a difficult decision about kidney transplantation.


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Hyperbole and a Half: Unfortunate Situations, Flawed Coping Mechanisms, Mayhem, and Other Things That Happened Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781451666175
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Published: Gallery Books - October 29th, 2013

#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


Palestine Cover Image
By Joe Sacco, Edward W. Said (Introduction by)
$24.99
ISBN: 9781560974321
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Published: Fantagraphics Books - December 17th, 2001

Prior to Safe Area Gorazde: The War In Eastern Bosnia 1992-1995 Joe Sacco's breakthrough novel of graphic journalism the acclaimed author was best known for Palestine, a two-volume graphic novel that won an American Book Award in 1996. Fantagraphics Books is pleased to present the first single-volume collection of this landmark of journalism and the art form of comics.


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Can't We Talk about Something More Pleasant?: A Memoir Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9781632861016
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Published: Bloomsbury USA - September 13th, 2016

#1 New York Times Bestseller
2014 National Book Award Finalist
Winner of the inaugural 2014 Kirkus Prize in nonfiction
Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award
Winner of the 2014 Books for a Better Life Award
Winner of the 2015 Reuben Award from National Cartoonists Society


Dark Night: A True Batman Story Cover Image
By Paul Dini, Eduardo Risso (Illustrator)
$22.99
ISBN: 9781401241438
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Published: Vertigo - June 21st, 2016

The #1 New York Times bestseller! 

This is a Batman story like no other—the harrowing and eloquent autobiographical tale of writer Paul Dini’s courageous struggle to overcome a desperate situation. 
 


101 Artists to Listen to Before You Die Cover Image
$22.95
ISBN: 9781910620007
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Published: Nobrow - September 15th, 2015

A graphic novel in the form of Ricardo Cavolo’s personal diary, which follows the story of music through 101 essential artists; from Bach to Radiohead, to Amy Winehouse, Nirvana and Daft Punk. With over one hundred uniquely colorful illustrations and handwritten text, lists, notes, and personal anecdotes this is a book to delight in.


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