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Kid Beowulf : the blood-bound oath / story & art by Alexis E. Fajardo ; color by Jose Mari Flores ; prologue color by Brian Kolm.
Kid Beowulf : the blood-bound oath / story & art by Alexis E. Fajardo ; color by Jose Mari Flores ; prologue color by Brian Kolm.
Inspired by the epic poem Beowulf, Kid Beowulf follows the journey of 12-year-old twin brothers, Beowulf and Grendel, as they travel to distant lands and meet fellow epic heroes therein. Includes character glossary, historical background information, and how to draw Beowulf.


The gods lie / Kaori Ozaki ; translation, Melissa Tanaka.
The gods lie /  Kaori Ozaki ; translation, Melissa Tanaka.
Natsuru Nanao, a 6th grader who lives alone with his mother, strikes up an unlikely friendship with the reserved and driven Rio Suzumura. Natsuru plays hookey from soccer camp that summer, and instead of telling the truth to his mother, he spends all his time with Rio and her kid brother at their rickety house, where a dark secret threatens to upend their fragile happiness.--Amazon.com.


Tokyo ghoul Volume 8 / story and art by Sui Ishida ; translation, Joe Yamazaki.
Tokyo ghoul Volume 8 /  story and art by Sui Ishida ; translation, Joe Yamazaki.


Batman, the golden age Volume 1 / writer, Bill Finger with Gardner Fox, Whitney Ellsworth ; artist, Bob Kane with Sheldon Moldoff, Jerry Robinson, George Roussos ; cover artist, Michael Cho.
Batman, the golden age Volume 1 /  writer, Bill Finger with Gardner Fox, Whitney Ellsworth ; artist, Bob Kane with Sheldon Moldoff, Jerry Robinson, George Roussos ; cover artist,  Michael Cho.
The stories that catapulted Batman to legendary status are collected here in this new graphic novel series. These original stories from DETECTIVE COMICS #27-45, BATMAN #1-3 and NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR COMICS #1 include the origin of the Dark Knight, as well as the debuts of Robin, Commissioner Gordon, Professor Hugo Strange, the Joker, Catwoman and more! BATMAN: THE GOLDEN AGE VOL. 1 features the work of such luminaries as Bob Kane, Bill Finger, Gardner Fox and Jerry Robinson!--


Batman/Superman Volume 4, Siege / written by Greg Pak ; pencils by Ardian Syaf [and six others] ; inks by Sandra Hope Archer [and nine others] ; color by Ulises Arreola [and five others] ; letters by Rob Leigh ; collection cover by Ardian Syaf, Danny Miki and Wil Quintana.
Batman/Superman Volume 4, Siege /  written by Greg Pak ; pencils by Ardian Syaf [and six others] ; inks by Sandra Hope Archer [and nine others] ; color by Ulises Arreola [and five others] ; letters by Rob Leigh ; collection cover by Ardian Syaf, Danny Miki and Wil Quintana.
Who is Superman's Joker? It seems it's the unseen terror, who makes the battle personal for Superman! By attacking all things related to the Man of Steel! Together, Batman and Superman start to track down suspects but the true identity of the villian will truly shock you! No one is safe when the one you are hunting has no motive or pattern like the real Joker! Collects BATMAN/SUPERMAN #16-20, Superman/Batman Annual #2, BATMAN/SUPERMAN Futures End #1--


Invader Zim Volume 2 / illustrator, KC Green, Dave Crosland ; letterer, Warren Wucinich.
Invader Zim Volume 2 /  illustrator, KC Green, Dave Crosland ; letterer, Warren Wucinich.


Guardians of the Louvre / Jirô Taniguchi ; translated from the Japanese by Kumar Sivasubramanian.
Guardians of the Louvre  /  Jirô Taniguchi ; translated from the Japanese by Kumar Sivasubramanian.
...After a group trip to Europe, a Japanese artist stops in Paris alone, intent on visiting the museums of the capital. But, bedridden in his hotel room with fever, he faces the absolute solitude of one suffering in a foreign land, deprived of any immediate or familiar recourse. When the fever breaks somewhat, he sets out on his visit and promptly gets lost in the crowded halls of the Louvre. Very soon, he discovers many unsuspected facets to this world in a museum in a journey oscillating between feverish hallucinations and reality, actually able to speak with famous painters from various periods of history, led to crossroads between human and personal history by...the Guardians of the Louvre--Cover.


Foundations of Chinese civilization : the yellow Emperor to the Han dynasty (2697 BCE - 220 CE) / Jing Liu.
Foundations of Chinese civilization : the yellow Emperor to the Han dynasty (2697 BCE - 220 CE) / Jing Liu.
Who founded China? Are Chinese people religious? What is Chinese culture and how has it changed over time? The accessible and fun Understanding China Through Comics series answers those questions and more. For all ages, Foundations of Chinese Civilization covers China's early history in comic form, introducing philosophies like Confucianism and Daoism, the story of the Silk Road, famous emperors like Han Wudi, and the process of China's unification. Includes a handy timeline. This is volume one of the Understanding China Through Comics series. Jing Liu is a Beijing native now living in Davis, California. A successful designer and entrepreneur who helped brands tell their stories, Jing currently uses his artistry to tell the story of China.


 

 

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