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They Called Us Enemy
by , Steven Scott

Language

English

Pages

212

Publication Date

July 17, 2019

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George Takei has captured hearts and minds worldwide with his captivating stage presence and outspoken commitment to equal rights. But long before he braved new frontiers in Star Trek, he woke up as a four-year-old boy to find his own birth country at war with his father鈥檚鈥攁nd their entire family forced from their home into an uncertain future. In a stunning graphic memoir, Takei revisits his haunting childhood in American concentration camps, as one of over 100,000 Japanese Americans imprisoned by the U.S. government during World War II. Experience the forces that shaped an American icon鈥攁nd America itself鈥攊n this gripping tale of courage, country, loyalty, and love.
Star Wars: Darth Vader: Dark Lord of the Sith Vol. 3: The Burning...
by Charles Soule

Language

English

Pages

159

Publication Date

September 12, 2018

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Collects Darth Vader (2017) #13-18 And Darth Vader Annual #2.<br /><br />As the Empire's grip tightens on the galaxy, the stirrings of a rebellion begin in the Mon Cala system. The fearsome Darth Vader knows order must be maintained at all costs 鈥?and this time the job of snuffing out hope falls to Vader, his Inquisitors鈥nd Wilhuff Tarkin! Bringing Mon Cala to heel means finding the surviving Jedi that foment this unrest. No tolerance for rebellion can be afforded. But how far will Vader go to complete his mission? When the Dark Lord of the Sith and his Inquisitors finally track down their targets, a resistance will crumble and the seas will weep. And when the time comes for Tarkin to repay a long-standing debt to Vader, settling what is owed will require every last bit of his cunning 鈥?and will cost more than he ever imagined!
Star Wars: Darth Vader: Dark Lord of the Sith Vol. 4: Fortress Va...
by Charles Soule

Language

English

Pages

148

Publication Date

January 30, 2019

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Collects Darth Vader (2017) #19-25.<br /><br />Continuing the imperious rise of the Dark Lord! A Jedi makes a desperate deal. The Inquisitors' mission evolves. And Darth Vader discovers a theft! And when the thief faces the consequences of the crime, Emperor Palpatine rewards Vader with a gift鈥nd a voice. Seeking the path to his destiny, Vader returns to the place of his greatest defeat. There, echoes from the past reach out to him 鈥?both his own and the dark history of the Sith! Darkness rises above Mustafar as a brutal design begins to take shape. But the planet's inhabitants will not take this desecration lightly and formulate plans of their own. Vader's fortress will stand 鈥?but at a terrible cost. The fire will come to Mustafar 鈥?and all will burn!
Overlord, Vol. 10 (light novel): The Ruler of Conspiracy
by Kugane Maruyama

Language

English

Pages

336

Publication Date

May 21, 2019

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After a bloody turn of events, Ainz has established the Nation of Darkness, aiming to create a utopia where people of all races can enjoy everlasting prosperity-as long they kneel before him. His first goal is to expand the Adventurers Guild to nurture new talent, a task that requires him to vacate his throne for a journey to the empire. At the same time, all of the neighboring rulers have started nervously discussing plans for resistance while watching everything unfold, because when the undying king of an immortal nation makes his first move, the whole world trembles!
The Best We Could Do: An Illustrated Memoir
by Thi Bui

Language

English

Pages

336

Publication Date

March 07, 2017

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<b>National bestseller</b><br /><b>2017 National Book Critics Circle (NBCC) Finalist<br /> ABA Indies Introduce Winter / Spring 2017 Selection<br /> Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers Spring 2017 Selection<br /> ALA 2018 Notable Books Selection<br /><br /> An intimate and poignant graphic novel portraying one family鈥檚 journey from war-torn Vietnam, from debut author Thi Bui</b>.<br /> 聽<br /> This beautifully illustrated and emotional story is an evocative memoir about the search for a better future and a longing for the past. Exploring the anguish of immigration and the lasting effects that displacement has on a child and her family, Bui documents the story of her family鈥檚 daring escape after the fall of South Vietnam in the 1970s, and the difficulties they faced building new lives for themselves.<br /> 聽<br /> At the heart of Bui鈥檚 story is a universal struggle: While adjusting to life as a first-time mother, she ultimately discovers what it means to be a parent鈥攖he endless sacrifices, the unnoticed gestures, and the depths of unspoken love. Despite how impossible it seems to take on the simultaneous roles of both parent and child, Bui pushes through. With haunting, poetic writing and breathtaking art, she examines the strength of family, the importance of identity, and the meaning of home.<br /> 聽<br /> In what Pulitzer Prize鈥搘inning novelist Viet Thanh Nguyen calls 鈥渁 book to break your heart and heal it,鈥?<i>The Best We Could Do</i> brings to life Thi Bui鈥檚 journey of understanding, and provides inspiration to all of those who search for a better future while longing for a simpler past.
SARA
by Garth Ennis

Language

English

Pages

150

Publication Date

January 24, 2020

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Nazi-occupied Russia, 1942.<br /><br />Fight hard. Shoot straight. Do not let them take you alive.<br /><br />SARA is the gripping war story following a team of women Russian snipers as they beat back the Nazi invaders during a brutal winter campaign on the WWII Eastern Front. Written by Garth Ennis (Preacher, Punisher, The Boys), drawn by Steve Epting (Captain America, Velvet) and colored by Elizabeth Breitweiser (Fatale, Outcast).<br /><br />Collects issues #1-6, the entire story for you to binge-read!
The Exile: An Outlander Graphic Novel
by Diana Gabaldon

Language

English

Pages

224

Publication Date

October 19, 2011

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Diana Gabaldon鈥檚 brilliant storytelling has captivated millions of readers in her bestselling and award-winning Outlander saga. Now, in her first-ever graphic novel, Gabaldon gives readers a fresh look at the events of the original Outlander: Jamie Fraser鈥檚 side of the story, gorgeously rendered by artist Hoang Nguyen.<br />聽<br />After too long an absence, Jamie Fraser is coming home to Scotland鈥攂ut not without great trepidation. Though his beloved godfather, Murtagh, promised Jamie鈥檚 late parents he鈥檇 watch over their brash son, making good on that vow will be no easy task. There鈥檚 already a fat bounty on the young exile鈥檚 head, courtesy of Captain Black Jack Randall, the sadistic British officer who鈥檚 crossed paths鈥攁nd swords鈥攚ith Jamie in the past. And in the court of the mighty MacKenzie clan, Jamie is a pawn in the power struggle between his uncles: aging chieftain Colum, who demands his nephew鈥檚 loyalty鈥攐r his life鈥攁nd Dougal, war chieftain of Clan MacKenzie, who鈥檇 sooner see Jamie put to the sword than anointed Colum鈥檚 heir.<br /><br />And then there is Claire Randall鈥攎ysterious, beautiful, and strong-willed, who appears in Jamie鈥檚 life to stir his 聽compassion . . . and arouse his desire.聽<br />聽<br />But even as Jamie鈥檚 heart draws him to Claire, Murtagh is certain she鈥檚 been sent by the Old Ones, and Captain Randall accuses her of being a spy. Claire clearly has something to hide, though Jamie can鈥檛 believe she could pose him any danger. Still, he knows she is torn between two choices鈥攁 life with him, and whatever it is that draws her thoughts so often elsewhere.聽<br />聽聽聽 <br />Step into the captivating, passionate, and suspenseful world of <b>The Exile</b>, and experience the storytelling magic of Diana Gabaldon as never before.<br />
Star Wars: Darth Vader - Dark Lord Of The Sith Vol. 1 Collection ...
by Charles Soule

Language

English

Pages

267

Publication Date

November 06, 2018

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Collects Darth Vader (2017) #1-12.<br /><br />Explore Darth Vader's early history! Picking up directly where Star Wars: Episode III Revenge of the Sith ends, follow Vader as he receives his legendary red lightsaber and rises to power as a Dark Lord of the Sith! When Anakin Skywalker fell, both to the pull of the dark side and the blade of Obi-Wan Kenobi, he rose back up, more machine than man. Having lost everything that was once dear to him, he now takes his first steps into a darker world - beginning by hunting down and eradicating the galaxy's remaining Jedi! But Jocasta Nu, librarian of the Jedi Temple, is making a desperate effort to gather and preserve whatever she can of the religion's legacy. Palpatine views her as a particular threat to the Empire - does her knowledge make her a one-woman Jedi Order?
Anne Frank's Diary: The Graphic Adaptation (Pantheon Graphic Libr...
by Anne Frank

Language

English

Pages

160

Publication Date

October 02, 2018

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A timeless story rediscovered by each new generation, <i>The Diary of a Young Girl </i>stands without peer. For both young readers and adults it continues to capture the remarkable spirit of Anne Frank, who for a time survived the worst horror the modern world has seen鈥攁nd who remained triumphantly and heartbreakingly human throughout her ordeal.<br /> 聽<br /> Adapted by Ari Folman, illustrated by David Polonsky, and authorized by the Anne Frank Foundation in Basel, this is the first graphic edition of <i>The Diary </i>and includes extensive quotation directly from the definitive edition. It remains faithful to the original, while the stunning illustrations interpret and add layers of visual meaning and immediacy to this classic work of Holocaust literature.
Rivers of London: Action At A Distance Vol. 7
by , Andrew Cartmel

Language

English

Pages

107

Publication Date

November 13, 2019

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The bestselling cops and wizards series from chart-topping author (and comics writer) Ben Aaronovitch continues, with its most revelatory volume yet! Uncover the secret World War II history of Peter Grant's mentor, the mysterious Nightingale.<br /><br />October, 1957. A serial killer terrorising the women of Cumbria has moved to the streets of London, with Constable Angus Strallen hot on his heels. But this murderer has special abilities, and Strallen soon realises he needs the help of an old friend from the front lines who can match this madman's power 鈥?London's own wizarding police officer, Thomas Nightingale. As the pair move in closer, it quickly becomes clear that murder is not this man's only intent.<br /><br />Tying directly into the continuity of the Rivers of London novels and revealing secrets about Nightingale's past that readers have long hoped to find out!<br /><br />Collects Rivers of London: Action At A Distance #1-4

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