New Arrivals

The name above each title is also a link. Click on the name to see all the books related to that artist or author!

October 2020: our shipment of French Imports arrived! Over 400 graphic novels and art books. To see all of these imports--listed alphabetically by artist--please click here: New French Imports 2020

September 2020: we added 15 more books from the collection of the legendary Mad Magazine Editor Nick Meglin (1935 – 2018). Each of the books include a Certificate of Authenticity. To see all of these books, please click here: From the Estate Of Nick Meglin

 
The Freaks Behind the Kitchen
  $15.00
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Very Fine, Juanjo Guarnido, Julien Rossire, Guarnido, Julien Rossire, Juanjo, Big Wow Art, 2015, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 36 pages, 57 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

A 32-page collection of animation drawings from the Freak Kitchen music video directed by Juanjo Guarnido. Art by Juanjo, Julien Rossire and Fortiche...

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The Art of Big City, Book One
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Ragnar, Ragnar, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Baby Tattoo, Los Angeles, 2011, 1st thus, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 160 pages, 100s of color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. 160 pages full of development art for Ragnar's long simmering personal project. Vehicles, girls, robots, weapons, type treatments, poster...

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Lines Adorable - Signed
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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Jose Lopez, Lopez, Jose, Desoluz, 2014, 1st, 9 inches, 7 inches, 56 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Mariachi Samurai's creator Jose Lopez, animation art director and character designer, shows off his lighter side in this book containing some of his latest...

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Limited to 1000 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Gustavo Duarte, Duarte, Gustavo, 2017, 1st, 10 inches, 7.25 inches, 32 pages, two-color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps

Gustavo's self-published comic book, "Não Acredite em Gnomos" (translation: "Don't Believe in Gnomes"), is a 22-page horror story told entirely...

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Gustavo Duarte, Duarte, Gustavo, Signed by the artist, Near Fine (very light wear, very flat, tight, clean), Sao Paulo, Brazil, Quadrinhos Na Cia, 2012, 1st, 9788535921724, 10 inches, 7.25 inches, 80 pages, two-color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps

Gustavo's original self-published edition of his fourth comic story, later reprinted by Dark Horse. A Japanese monster movie in graphic novel form! A...

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Naomi: Season One
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Brian Michael Bendis, David F Walker, Jamal Campbell, Bendis, David F Walker, Brian Michael, Campbell, Jamal, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Burbank, DC Comics, 2019, 1st, 9781401294953, 10.5 inches, 7 inches, 160 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: The Eisner Award Nominee for Best Limited Series, Naomi, begins a unique quest for self-discovery when a fight between Superman and...

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Made In L.A. - First Printing
  $200.00
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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Very Good+ (upper rear corner bumped and scuffed, only light wear to the other corners and spine ends, some scuffing to the bottom edges of the boards, covers lightly rubbed, interior is quite sound, tight and clean), Paris, Casterman, 1988, 1st, 2203346019, 11.7 inches, 9.6 inches, 136 pages, over 175 illustrations, about half in color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A great collection of illustrations, concept art, location sketches, sketchbook drawings, and some very short comic stories from the 1980s when Moebius...

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Harvey Deneroff, Don Bluth, Deneroff, Harvey, Bluth, Don, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (light bump to one corner, interior Fine, dustjacket edgeworn), Harper Collins, New York, 1997, 1st, 11 inches, 8.9 inches, 96 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

This abridged edition of the coffee table art book for the Don Bluth's 1997 animated feature is 96 pages instead of 192 and 11 inches tall instead of 13....

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Wika
  $40.00
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Thomas Day, Olivier Ledroit, Day, Thomas, Ledroit, Olivier, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, London, Titan, 2021, 1st, 9781787735927, 12.75 inches, 9.7 inches, 232 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Olivier Ledroit's epic ornate dark fantasy is collected and in English for the first time! If any bande dessinee series fits my adage "disregard the words...

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The Pin-Up Art of Dan DeCarlo
  $80.00
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Alex Chun, Dan DeCarlo, Chun, Alex, DeCarlo, Dan, Near Fine (only light wear to the covers, very flat, tight, clean), Seattle, Fantagraphics, 2005, 1st, 9781560976196, 7.75 inches, 5.75 inches, 220 pages, two-color panel cartoons, some full-color, softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print. DeCarlo is best known as the Archie Comics artist and the man who created every adolescent American boy's fantasy, Betty and Veronica....

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Alex Chun, Dan DeCarlo, Chun, Alex, DeCarlo, Dan, Very Good+ (mild crease to the back cover and light bend to the last 20 pages, otherwise only light wear to the covers, very flat, tight, clean), Seattle, Fantagraphics, 2007, 1st, 9781560978794, 7.75 inches, 5.75 inches, 216 pages, over 200 two-color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: For more than 40 years, Dan DeCarlo was best known for his definitive rendition of Archie Comics' Betty and Veronica, two of comics'...

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Reed Tucker, Tucker, Reed, A thank you note from the author to Steve Sherman is laid in, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Boston, MA, Da Capo Press, 2017, 1st, 9780306825460, 9.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 286 pages, Hardcover, cloth, English

A thank you note from the author to Steve Sherman is laid in. From the publisher: The first in-depth, behind-the-scenes book treatment of the rivalry...

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Peter Normanton, Normanton, Peter, Very Fine, Philadelphia, PA, Running Press, 2008, 1st, 9780786720729, 9 inches, 6 inches, 544 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Bringing together the finest names in comic book horror, this volume features nearly 50 comics that caused a furor...

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Stephen Sennitt, Sennitt, Stephen, Near Fine (very slight flaring to the upper corners otherwise Fine), Critical Vision/Headpress, Manchester, 2002, 9781900486071, 9.5 inches, 6.75 inches, 224 pages, over 220 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

In Ghastly Terror!, Brit comics fan Stephen Sennitt describes the melodramatic panorama of '50s horror comics as "an incredible array of primal fears; a...

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Gail Blasser Riley, Wah Ming Chang, Riley, Gail Blasser, Chang, Wah Ming, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (mild rubbing to the covers, corners sharp, interior Fine), Springfield, NJ, Enslow Publishers, 1995, 1st, 9780894906398, 9.25 inches, 8 inches, 112 pages, black & white photographs, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This children's book examines the life of sculptor-artist Wah Ming Chang, best known for his special effects sculpting of creatures and props for Disney...

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Cult TV: The Golden Age of ITC
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Robert Sellers, Sellers, Robert, Near Fine (slight flaring at the four corners, otherwise Very Fine), Plexus Publishing, London, 2007, 1st, 9 inches, 6.75 inches, 288 pages, over 250 black & white photographs, Softcover, color wraps, English

This out-of-print edition has 288 pages and over 250 black & white photographs.The next printing only has 50 photos. From the publisher: The...

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Animation: The Whole Story - Revised Edition
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Howard Beckerman, Beckerman, Howard, Near Fine (spine sunned otherwise Fine), New York, Allworth, 2003, 1st revised, 9781581153019, 9.75 inches, 6.75 inches, 306 pages, black & white illustrations throughout, Softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print. From the publisher: "A valuable and exhaustive guide."--Animation World Professional animator Howard Beckerman has drawn them all:...

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Cartoon Capers: The History of Canadian Animators
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Karen Mazurkewich, Mazurkewich, Karen, Fine, McArthur & Company, Toronto, 1999, 9781552780930, 9.25 inches, 7 inches, 320 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Canadian animators are everywhere. They've infiltrated American studios and they dominate children's television....

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Flip for Fun
  $40.00
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Sandro Cleuzo, Cleuzo, Sandro, Very Good+ (corners moderately rubbed and worn, otherwise sound), La Citta delle Nuvole Edizioni / Nemo Academy, Florence, Italy, 2015, 1st, 8.25 inches, 8.25 inches, 228 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Sandro Cleuzo is an animator from Brazil who has worked on many major animated features. This is a large format, animation flip-book. A burly sailor takes a...

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Obsessive About Octopuses
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Owen Davey, Davey, Owen, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Flying Eye Books / Nobrow Press, London, 2020, 978-1912497782, 11.75 inches, 9.5 inches, 40 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

Another excellent science picture book for children and adults alike. From the publisher: Perfect for quarantine reading with your children! Did you...

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Curious About Crocodiles
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Owen Davey, Davey, Owen, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, London, Flying Eye Books / Nobrow Press, 2021, 1st, 9781838740047, 11.75 inches, 9.5 inches, 40 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

Another excellent science book for children and adults alike. Owen Davey's illustrations have great appeal. Parents will enjoy reading this book to their...

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1000 Storms
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Tony Sandoval, Sandoval, Tony, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Chicago, Magnetic Press / Lion Forge, 2021, 1st, 9781951719135, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Tony Sandoval's French album in English-- at the same size as the original! From the publisher: Lisa is a lonely girl who enjoys wandering nature...

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Adam Allsuch Boardman, Boardman, Adam Allsuch, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, London, Nobrow Press, 2018, 1st, 9781910620403, 9.9 inches, 7.5 inches, 111 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

A fun book for film buffs with wonderful infographics by Boardman. From the publisher: Take a trip through the history of filmmaking in this...

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An Illustrated History of UFOs
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Adam Allsuch Boardman, Boardman, Adam Allsuch, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, London, Nobrow Press, 2020, 1st, 9781910620694, 9.9 inches, 7.5 inches, 128 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

A fun and slightly eerie book with wonderful infographics by Boardman. From the publisher: Mysterious lights in the sky. Alien abductions. Government...

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Memory
  $75.00
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Milo Manara, Manara, Milo, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Geneva, Paquet, 2001, 1st, 9782940199402, 12 inches, 8.875 inches, 170 pages, over 250 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth

A beautiful Manara art book from 2001. Traces Milo Manara's career, including advertising work, travel sketches, erotic art, historical subjects, and...

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Jules Feiffer, Feiffer, Jules, Signed by the artist on the title page, Near Fine lacking dustjacket (light wear to the extremitie, Random House, New York, 1963, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.25 inches, iv, 133 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, cloth, English

Three cartoon stories, a gothic fable illustrated in color, a one-act play, and two dialogues by the renowned cartoonist, playwright, novelist, and...

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Vincent Terrace, Terrace, Vincent, Fine, issued without dustjacket, McFarland & Company, Jefferson, NC, 1997, 9780786401789, 10.25 inches, 7.25 inches, 792 pages, black & white photographs, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

When I was young, with only three television networks to choose from, the oddball pilot or summer series, good or bad, was a treat. They are only vaguely...

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Wayne Kinsey, Kinsey, Wayne, One of 700 numbered copies signed by the author, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Perveril Publishing, Suffolk, 2019, 1st, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 360 pages, over 2000 color photographs, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Many agree that it was the quality of Hammer's sets that distinguished them from their rivals as their ornate castle interiors with...


Superman: The War Years 1938-1945
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Roy Thomas, Thomas, Roy, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (wear to the tail of the dustjacket spine), New York, Chartwell Books, 2015, 1st, 9780785832829, 11.25 inches, 8.5 inches, 304 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Faster than a speeding bullet! More powerful than a locomotive! It's a bird, it's a plane, it's Superman! You can probably recite...

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Super 8: An Illustrated History
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Danny Plotnick, Plotnick, Danny, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Los Angeles, Rare Bird Books, 2020, 1st, 9781644280324, 10.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 240 pages, color and black & white photographs, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Super 8: An Illustrated History is a coffee table art book showcasing the history of Super 8 filmmaking. In addition to featuring...

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Craig Yoe, Yoe, Craig, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, San Diego, Yoe Books / IDW, 2010, 1st, 9781600105203, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 304 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: The first collection of its kind, this huge, luxurious volume lovingly collects the brilliant kids' comics that such luminaries as...

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My First Pop-Up Dinosaurs
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Owen Davey, Davey, Owen, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, Candlewick Studio, 2019, 1st, 9781536205664, 7.5 inches, 7.5 inches, 20 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Stylish artwork by award winner Owen Davey makes this 3-D introduction to dinosaurs a standout. Watch long-extinct creatures...

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Fine, Mel Shaw, Shaw, Mel, Theme Park Press, 2016, 9781941500941, 9 inches, 6 inches, 260 pages, black & white illustrations and photographs, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: From Bambi to The Lion King Mel Shaw's incredible career as a Disney artist and animator began in 1942 when Walt Disney offered him a...

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Jack Kirby's Dingbat Love
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John Morrow, Jack Kirby, Morrow, John, Kirby, Jack, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Raleigh, NC, TwoMorrows Publishing, 2019, 1st, 9781605490915, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 176 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: In cooperation with DC Comics, TwoMorrows compiles a tempestuous trio of never-seen 1970s Kirby projects! These are the final...

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Fine, Gwandanaland Comics, Copper City, MI, 2020, 9798581530344, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 338 pages, black & white illustrations and photographs, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Easily the best 325+ pages of nostaliga entertainment you will ever find! These are the first five issues of SCREEN THRILLS...

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Happy Hooligan
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Frederick Burr Opper, Opper, Frederick Burr, Fine in Fine dustjacket, NBM Publishing, New York, 2008, 9781561635429, 8.5 inches, 11.25 inches, 112 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

A collection of Frederick Burr Opper's classic, off-the-wall newspaper comic strips. From the dustjacket: Frederick Burr Opper (1857-1937), born in...

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Hal Erickson, Erickson, Hal, Fine, McFarland & Company, Jefferson, NC, 2020, 9781476680279, 10 inches, 7 inches, 244 pages, black & white illustrations and photographs, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Prolific American film producer Amedee J. Van Beuren (1879-1938) did not start out in the film industry. After a decade spent in...

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Mary McClung, McClung, Mary, Fine, Routledge, London, 2016, 9781138016439, 9 inches, 9 inches, 224 pages, color illustrations and photographs, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Foam Patterning and Construction Techniques: Turning 2D Designs into 3D Shapes explains how to create your theatrical prop, puppet,...

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Trina Robbins, Robbins, Trina, Fine, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 1999, 1st, 9780811821995, 10 inches, 7.5 inches, 144 pages, color illustrations throughout, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the publisher: Boys aren't the only ones who read comics--girls do too! From Betty and Veronica to Slutburger and Art Babe, Girls to Grrrlz explores...

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Kevin Scott Collier, Collier, Kevin Scott, Very Fine, Cartoon Research, Burbank, CA, 2018, 9781986106153, 10 inches, 8 inches, 64 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

A print-on-demand monograph produced by Jerry Beck's Cartoon Research. From the publisher: In the fall of 1961, a new cartoon made its primetime...

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Batman: The War Years 1939-1945
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Roy Thomas, Thomas, Roy, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Chartwell Books, 2015, 2nd, 9780785832836, 11.25 inches, 8.5 inches, 300 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

"Presenting Over 20 Classic Full Length Batman Tales from the DC Comics Vault!" From the publisher: For the first time, after 80 dark yet wonderful...

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Bob Kane, Kane, Bob, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Sterling Publishing, 2007, 1st, 9781402747182, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 208 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is the entire Sunday run of Batman, written by Bill Finger and Al Schwartz, penciled by Bob Kane and Jack Burnley, and inked by Charles Paris: three...

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Daniel Zimmer, Herbert Paus, Zimmer, Daniel, Paus, Herbert, One of 100 numbered copies signed by the author and publisher Dan Zimmer, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Illustrated Press, Decatur, IL, 2021, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 224 pages, over 300 illustrations, most in color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is the publisher's Special Edition of the book, limited to just 100 copies signed and numbered by author and publisher Dan Zimmer, and presented in a...

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How to Pick a Fight
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Lara Kaminoff, Kaminoff, Lara, Very Fine, London, Nobrow Press, 2021, 1st, 9781910620786, 8.9 inches, 6.75 inches, 216 pages, two-color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: An all new graphic novel from cartoonist Lara Kaminoff, starring JIMMY RUCKUS, the young rabble-rouser and trouble-maker who's on a...

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Summer Spirit
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Elizabeth Holleville, Holleville, Elizabeth, Very Fine, London, Nobrow Press, 2021, 1st, 9781910620724, 8.9 inches, 6.75 inches, 262 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: A new YA graphic novel from French illustrator Elizabeth Holleville, Summer Spirit puts a fresh spin on the struggles of growing up...

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Hicotea - Softcover
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Lorena Alvarez, Alvarez, Lorena, Very Fine, London, Nobrow Press, 2021, 1st, 9781910620595, 11 inches, 8 inches, 64 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: The mind-bending, psychedlic sequel to Lorena Alvarez's best-selling graphic novel debut Nightlights is now available in a new...

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Hicotea - Hardcover
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Lorena Alvarez, Alvarez, Lorena, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Nobrow Press, London, 2019, 9781910620342, 11.7 inches, 8.7 inches, 64 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Raina Telgemeier meets Miyazaki with a Latin American twist in this mesmerizing follow-up to the best-selling children's graphic...

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Skip
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Mollie Mendoza, Mendoza, Mollie, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, London, Nobrow Press, 2019, 1st, 9781910620427, 11 inches, 8 inches, 168 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: A colorful, unpredictable postapocalyptic world comes alive in Skip, when two unlikely friends, Bloom and Gloopy, find themselves...

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