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Garfield eats his heart out

by:Davis, Jim, 1945 July 28-

A collection of comics featuring the cantankerous housecat, Garfield.

Editions:195  Date:1900 - 2012  Genre(s):Comics (Graphic works), Comics (Graphic works), Comic books, strips, etc, Comic books, strips, etc, Graphic novels

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The authoritative Calvin and Hobbes

by:Watterson, Bill

A large-format treasury of cartoons featuring the mischievous six-year-old Calvin and his stuffed tiger Hobbes.

Editions:312  Date:1974 - 2014  Genre(s):Comics (Graphic works), Comic books, strips, etc, Comic books, strips, etc, Comics (Graphic works), Humorous fiction

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The prehistory of the Far side : a 10th anniversary exhibit

by:Larson, Gary

Collection of the syndicated cartoon panel "The Far Side."

Editions:207  Date:1979 - 2006  Genre(s):Comic books, strips, etc, Comics (Graphic works), Comics (Graphic works), History, Humorous comics

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Spider-man 2

by:Raimi, Sam

After being bitten by a radioactive spider on a school field trip, Peter Parker finds himself gaining spider-like qualities. Adopting the name Spider-Man, Peter first uses his new skills to make money, but when the Green Goblin, another altered super-human, kills Peter's uncle, he swears to use his "spider-skills" to fight evil. Along the way he has to juggle a new job as a local reporter, and a budding romance with a beautiful former-classmate, MJ.

Editions:432  Date:2002 - 2017  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13; for stylized action violence.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Superhero films, Superhero films, Film adaptations

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Coraline

by:Gaiman, Neil

Looking for excitement, Coraline ventures through a mysterious door into a world that is similar, yet disturbingly different from her own, where she must challenge a gruesome entity in order to save herself, her parents, and the souls of three others.

Editions:274  Date:2002 - 2017  Genre(s):Paranormal fiction, Paranormal fiction, Horror fiction, Horror fiction, Graphic novels

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Cirque du Freak. A living nightmare

by:Shan, Darren

Two boys who are best friends visit an illegal freak show, where an encounter with a vampire and a deadly spider forces them to make life-changing choices.

Editions:161  Date:1984 - 2010  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Juvenile works, Horror fiction, Horror fiction, Horror fiction, Comic books, strips, etc

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Speak

by:Anderson, Laurie Halse

"Speak up for yourself - we want to know what you have to say." From the first moment of her freshman year at Merryweather High, Melinda knows that this is a big fat lie, part of the nonsense of high school. She is friendless, outcast, because she busted an end-of-summer party by calling the cops, so now nobody will talk to her, let alone listen to her. As time passes, she becomes increasingly isolated and practically stops talking altogether. Only her art class offers any solace, and is is through her work on an art project that she is finally able to face what really happened at that terrible party: she was raped by an upperclassman, a guy who still attends Merryweather and is still a threat to her. Her healing process has just begun when she has another violent encounter with him. But this time Melinda fights back, refuses to be silent, and thereby achieves a measure of vindication. In this powerful novel, an utterly believeable heroine with a bitterly ironic voice delivers a blow to the hypocritical world of high school. She speaks for many a disenfranchised teenager while demonstrating the importance of speaking up for oneself.

Editions:130  Date:1468 - 2019  Type:Young adult  Genre(s):Juvenile works, Young adult works, Comic books, strips, etc, Graphic novels, Graphic novels

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Maus : a survivor's tale

by:Spiegelman, Art

The author-illustrator traces his father's imprisonment in a Nazi concentration camp through a series of disarming and unusual cartoons arranged to tell the story as a novel.

Editions:150  Date:1973 - 2015  Genre(s):Comic books, strips, etc, Graphic novels, Graphic novels, Comic books, strips, etc, Comics (Graphic works)

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Asterix and Cleopatra

by:Goscinny, 1926-1977

When Queen Cleopatra promises to build the Roman emperor a new palace, Asterix and his Gallic cohorts get involved and end up outwitting the Roman army.

Editions:943  Date:1661 - 2017  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Comic books, strips, etc, Graphic novels, Graphic novels, Juvenile works, History

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Rurouni Kenshin : Vol. 1,. Meiji swordsman romantic story

by:Watsuki, Nobuhiro

A warrior arose 140 years ago in Kyoto, with the coming of the American "black ships," who helped introduce the progressive age known as Meiji and then vanished. This tale begins in the 11th year of Meiji, in Tokyo. With his killer blade, legend-warrior Hitokiri Battosai once helped close the turbulent Bakumatsu era and slashed open the progressive age known as Meiji. It's now 1878, ten years after the bloody Meiji Revolution that marked the end of the rule of the Shogun and the Samurai in Japan. In Tokyo, where swords have been banned, Kaoru bumps into the wandering Kenshin while looking for the Battosai, who is ruining the name of her fencing school by killing people in the streets using her signature style. Thus begins an extraordinary relationship between Kaoru, a master swordswoman with a heart of gold; Kenshin, a past master who has vowed never to fight again; and the seemingly invincible would-be Battosai.

Editions:262  Date:1994 - 2012  Genre(s):Graphic novels, Graphic novels, Adventure fiction, History, Comic books, strips, etc

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