Lyra Belacqua is content to run wild among the scholars of Jordan College, with her dæmon familiar always by her side. But the arrival of her fearsome uncle, Lord Asriel, draws her to the heart of a terrible struggle -- a struggle born of Gobblers and stolen children, and a mysterious substance known as Dust. As she hurtles toward danger in the cold far North, Lyra never suspects the shocking truth: she alone is destined to win -- or to lose -- this more-than-mortal battle.
Luke Skywalker and the ragtag rebels opposing the Galactic Empire are fresh off their biggest victory so far - the destruction of the massive Death Star. But the Empire's not toppled yet! Join Luke, Princess Leia, Han Solo, Chewbacca, C-3PO, R2-D2 and the rest of the Rebel Alliance as they fight for freedom against Darth Vader and his evil master, the Emperor! But when a Rebel assault goes wrong, Han and Leia must think fast to make their escape - while Luke comes face-to-face with Darth Vader! In the explosive aftermath, a humbled Luke returns to Tatooine to learn more about his mentor, Obi-Wan Kenobi. Meanwhile, Leia and Han undertake a vital - and dangerous - secret mission. But can they succeed without Luke? --
Mild-mannered reporter Clark Kent, Superman, has to convince the citizens of Metropolis that he is indeed a force for good when arch-villain Lex Luthor unleashes a terrifying robot-clone on the city. Superman has his work cut out to keep the city safe, and his true identity a secret.
As a child in Izmir, Turkey in the 1980 and 90s, Ozge Samanci watched as her country struggled between its traditional religious heritage and the new secular westernized world of brand-name products and television stars. In Ozge's own family, she struggled to figure out the place where she belonged, too. Her older sister was a perfect student, and her dad hoped Ozge would study hard, go to good schools, and become an engineer to find stability in their country's uncertain economic climate. But Ozge was a dreamer and wanted adventure. Could she be a scuba diver like Jacques Costeau? Or should she become a world-famous actress? This touching memoir shows how Ozge dared to overcome both her family and her country's expectations to find happiness by being an artist--
Having spent the majority of their lives as lab rats at the School, Max and her flock race to keep their freedom from the monstrous Erasers who aim to drag them back to the School.
As one of the sadistic criminals in Gotham City Two-Face has proven to be one of the Batman's greatest foes. With a scarred coin that interprets the former Harvey Dent's twisted sense of justice, this deformed District Attorney turned criminal mastermind is responsible for some of the Dark Knight's greatest and most difficult cases over the past 75 years. BATMAN ARKHAM: TWO-FACE collects this villain's greatest stories, including work by Peter J. Tomasi, Brian Azzarello and some of the best creators in the industry. Collects BRAVE AND THE BOLD #183, BATMAN #171, #179, #292, #317, #362, BATMAN & ROBIN #23, DETECTIVE COMICS #140, #142, #377, #822, #837 and LEGENDS OF THE DARK KNIGHT #100--
The fifth volume of the Legends of the Dark Knight arrives! There's a new face of crimefighting in Gotham City, but will this twisted creation do more harm than good? Next, a serial killer targets random citizens of Gotham for a fiery death, and the Dark Knight detects a pattern the police didn't in Ashes to Ashes. Finally, in Herded Limits, when the Dark Knight foils the Riddler's latest plot, Dr. Chase Meridian presents evidence that Edward Nigma isn't clinically insane after all! Collects Legends of the Dark Knigh 100 page spectacular 4-5--