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Batman : the Dark Knight returns

by:Miller, Frank, 1957-

Ten years after his retirement, a troubled Batman returns to the streets, evening the score with criminals in an increasingly violent manner, which brings trouble from the police and a gang called the Mutants and a conflict with Superman.

Editions:90  Date:1986 - 2019  Genre(s):Graphic novels, Graphic novels, Comics (Graphic works), Superhero comics, Superhero comic books, strips, etc

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The Secret History of Wonder Woman

by:Lepore, Jill, 1966-

A cultural history of Wonder Woman traces the character's creation and enduring popularity, drawing on interviews and archival research to reveal the pivotal role of feminism in shaping her seven-decade story.

Editions:40  Date:2014 - 2019  Genre(s):History, Comics (Graphic works), Superhero comics, Superhero comic books, strips, etc, Superhero comics

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Batman : year one

by:Miller, Frank, 1957-

The story of how Batman's career started, told in graphic novel form.

Editions:60  Date:1986 - 2018  Genre(s):Comics (Graphic works), Graphic novels, Graphic novels, Comics (Graphic works), Superhero comic books, strips, etc

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Batman : the killing joke

by:Moore, Alan, 1953-

"One bad day. According to the grinning engine of madness and mayhem known as The Joker, that's all that separates the sane from the psychotic. Freed once again from the confines of Arkham Asylum, he's out to prove his deranged point. And he's going to use Gotham's top cop, Commissioner Jim Gordon, and his brilliant and beautiful daughter Barbara to do it. Now Batman must race to stop his archnemesis before his reign of terror claims two of the Dark Knight's closest friends. Can he finally put an end to the cycle of bloodlust and lunacy that links thes two iconic foes before it leads to a fatal conclusion? And as the horrifying origin of the Clown Prince of Crime is finally revealed, will the thin line that separates Batman's nobility and The Joker's insanity snap once and for all? '' -- dust jacket.

Editions:47  Date:1988 - 2019  Genre(s):Comics (Graphic works), Comics (Graphic works), Graphic novels, Graphic novels, Superhero comic books, strips, etc

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Astonishing X-Men : Vol. 1,. Gifted

by:Whedon, Joss, 1964-

Dream-team creators Joss Whedon and John Cassaday present an explosive, all-new flagship X-Men series. Cyclops and Emma Frost re-form the X-Men with the express purpose of "astonishing" the world. But when breaking news regarding the mutant gene unexpectedly hits the airwaves, will it derail their new plans before they even get started? As demand for the "mutant cure" reaches near riot levels, the X-Men go head-to-head with the enigmatic Ord, with an unexpected ally tipping the scales!.

Editions:56  Date:2004 - 2021  Genre(s):Comics (Graphic works), Graphic novels, Graphic novels, Science fiction comics, Superhero comic books, strips, etc

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Sidekicks

by:Santat, Dan

When Captain Amazing feels he is getting too old to be a reliable superhero, he tries to hire a new sidekick, but his pets have different ideas.

Editions:11  Date:2011 - 2015  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Graphic novels, Graphic novels, Juvenile works, Comics (Graphic works), Superhero comic books, strips, etc

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Marvels

by:Busiek, Kurt

Marvel Comics brings back Kurt Busiek and Alex Ross' fully painted retelling of key moments in the birth of the Marvel Universe, as seen through the eyes of an innocent bystander.

Editions:69  Date:1993 - 2021  Genre(s):Graphic novels, Graphic novels, Comics (Graphic works), Superhero comic books, strips, etc, Superhero comics

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Wonder Woman, earth one : Volume 1

by:Morrison, Grant

"From the masterful minds of Grant Morrison (FINAL CRISIS, THE MULTIVERSITY) and Yanick Paquette (SWAMP THING, BATMAN, INC.) comes the most provocative origin of Wonder Woman you've ever seen--a wholly unique retelling that still honors her origins. For millennia, the Amazons of Paradise Island have created a thriving society away from the blight of man. One resident, however, is not satisfied with this secluded life--Diana, Princess of the Amazons, knows there is more in this world and wants to explore, only to be frustrated by her protective mother, Hippolyta. Diana finds her escape when Air Force pilot Steve Trevor, the first man she has ever seen, crashes onto their shores. With his life hanging in the balance, Diana ventures into the long forbidden world of men. The Amazons chase after her and bring her back to Paradise Island in chains to face trial for breaking their oldest law--staying separated from the world that wronged them. Thought-provoking yet reverent, thoroughly modern but still timeless, the power and courage of Paradise Island's greatest champion--Wonder Woman--is introduced in this new addition to DC Comics's New York Times best-selling Earth One original graphic novel series"-- Provided by publisher.

Editions:27  Date:2016 - 2021  Genre(s):Graphic novels, Graphic novels, Comics (Graphic works), Superhero comics, Superhero comic books, strips, etc

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Black Panther : Book two. A nation under our feet

by:Coates, Ta-Nehisi

As Zenzi and the people poison Wakanda's citizens against the Black Panther, a cabal of nation-breakers is assembled. And Ayo and Aneka, the Midnight Angels, are courted by Tetu to help raise their land to new glory! His allies dwindling, T'Challa must rely on his elite secret police, the Hatut Zeraze, and fellow Avenger Eden Fesi, a.k.a. Manifold! And with T'Challa's back truly against the wall, he even calls in some old friends to lend a hand: Luke Cage, Misty Knight and Storm! But Wakanda may be too far gone for this all-new, all-different Crew -- and there's one job the Panther must handle alone. Only he can voyage into the Djalia! Getting there is hard enough, but can even he find his sister Shuri inside Wakanda's collective memory?

Editions:35  Date:2016 - 2017  Genre(s):Comics (Graphic works), Comics (Graphic works), Graphic novels, Superhero comics, Superhero comic books, strips, etc

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Superman : the high-flying history of America's most enduring hero

by:Tye, Larry

The author, a prize-winning journalist here delivers a full-fledged history not just of the Man of Steel but of the creators, designers, owners, and performers who made Superman the icon he is today.

Editions:17  Date:2012 - 2013  Genre(s):Superhero comic books, strips, etc, Nonfiction novels

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