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The Comic Book Story of Professional Wrestling: A Hardcore, High-Flying, No-Holds-Barred History of the One True Sport Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780399580499
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Published: Ten Speed Press - October 2nd, 2018

From the host of the critically acclaimed pro wrestling podcast Straight Shoot, this graphic novel history of wrestling features the key grapplers, matches, and promotions that shaped this beloved sport and form of entertainment.


Monk!: Thelonious, Pannonica, and the Friendship Behind a Musical Revolution Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781626724341
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Published: First Second - September 25th, 2018

"Read this invigorating graphic narrative, then—quickly, before the spell breaks!—play one of Monk's records." —Saul Williams


Flying Couch: A Graphic Memoir Cover Image
By Amy Kurzweil (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781936787289
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Published: Black Balloon Publishing - October 11th, 2016

A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice - A Kirkus Reviews Best Nonfiction Book of 2016 - A Junior Library Guild Fall 2016 Selection


Frida Kahlo: The Story of Her Life Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9783791383880
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Published: Prestel - November 7th, 2017

This brilliant graphic novel artfully depicts the life and passions of Frida Kahlo, one of the 20th century’s most enigmatic artists. The perfect subject for a graphic novel, Frida Kahlo’s brief life was dramatic and romantic, tragic and painful. In this illustrated "biography", Vanna Vinci captures the spirit of Kahlo’s world in boldly colored, minutely detailed illustrations.


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Andre the Giant: Life and Legend Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781596438514
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Published: First Second - May 6th, 2014

A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Andre Roussimoff is known as both the lovable giant in The Princess Bride and a heroic pro-wrestling figure. He was a normal guy who'd been dealt an extraordinary hand in life. At his peak, he weighed 500 pounds and stood nearly seven and a half feet tall. But the huge stature that made his fame also signed his death warrant.


The Beats: A Graphic History Cover Image
By Harvey Pekar, Paul Buhle (Editor), Ed Piskor (Illustrator)
$15.95
ISBN: 9780809016495
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Published: Hill and Wang - April 13th, 2010

In The Beats: A Graphic History, those who were mad to live have come back to life through artwork as vibrant as the Beat movement itself.


Hip Hop Family Tree Book 1: 1975-1981 Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781606996904
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Published: Fantagraphics Books - December 6th, 2013

The lore of the early days of hip hop has become the stuff of myth, so what better way to document this fascinating, epic true story than in another great American mythological medium " the comic book?


Going Into Town: A Love Letter to New York Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781632869777
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - March 5th, 2019

The Washington Post "10 Best Graphic Novels of the Year"
New York magazine "The Year's Most Giftable Coffee-Table Books"
Newsday "Best Fall Books"
The Verge "10 Best Comics of the Year"
Oklahoman "Best Graphic Novels of the Year"


The Osamu Tezuka Story: A Life in Manga and Anime Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781611720259
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Published: Stone Bridge Press - July 19th, 2016

This graphic-format biography of Osamu Tezuka--Japan's "God of Manga"--looks at one of the twentieth century's great creative artists (Astro Boy, Kimba the White Lion, Black Jack). It is also an anecdotal study of the evolution of Japan's early manga and anime business and its heroes.


Herbert Marcuse, Philosopher of Utopia: A Graphic Biography Cover Image
By Nick Thorkelson (Illustrator), Paul Buhle (Editor), Andrew Lamas (Editor)
$15.95
ISBN: 9780872867857
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Published: City Lights Books - April 2nd, 2019

"I believe that Marcuse's ideas can be as valuable today as they were fifty years ago."--Angela Y. Davis, from the foreword


Totally Random: Why Nobody Understands Quantum Mechanics (a Serious Comic on Entanglement) Cover Image
$22.95
ISBN: 9780691176956
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Published: Princeton University Press - June 26th, 2018

An eccentric comic about the central mystery of quantum mechanics

Totally Random is a comic for the serious reader who wants to really understand the central mystery of quantum mechanics--entanglement: what it is, what it means, and what you can do with it.


How Do You Smoke a Weed? Cover Image
By Lin Visel (Artist), Joseph Bergin (Artist)
$15.00
ISBN: 9781945820168
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Published: Iron Circus Comics - April 23rd, 2019

"After all this time, I can finally smoke a weed But . . . where do I even begin?"


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