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Graphic Novels

Collection by St. Catharines Public Library


For graphic novel lovers.

St. Catharines Public Library
Buy McCay by Thierry Smolderen at Mighty Ape NZ. Get ready for a dizzying dive into the "McCay Dimension" with this true and false tribute to the undisputed master of the imagination. McCay is an in. Little Nemo In Slumberland, Writing Comics, Best Biographies, Online Comic Books, Young Art, Political Events, Penguin Random House, The Life


McCay is an invented biography chronicling authentic--though only partially true--stories of the life of the future creator of Little Nemo, Winsor McCay--in which McCay's life is enriched by an imaginary encounter with British mathematician and science fiction writer Charles Hinton. Hinton, as a mathematician and philosopher, postulates the existence of a fourth spatial dimension--and seeks an artist capable of representing it, one with an innate sense of perspective and a limitless…

Parallel Lives by Olivier Schrauwen - Fantagraphics Books Art Spiegelman, Parallel Lives, Free Epub, I Wish You Would, Alien Abduction, Comics Story, Short Comics, That One Friend, Holiday Gift Guide

Parallel Lives

"This collects six wildly inventive short comics stories that might collectively be dubbed “speculative memoir.” Schrauwen’s deadpan depictions of his and his offspring's upcoming lives include alien abduction, dialogue with future agents, and coded messages in envelopes at breakfast." - Amazon

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"When four teenagers with haunted pasts enroll in Blackwood College--a school that trains students in the occult--their desire to enhance their supernatural abilities and bond with others is hampered by an undead dean's curse, ghosts in their dorm, a mischievous two-headed mummy-chimp, a plague of mutant insects, and the discovery of an ancient evil."--Provided by publisher.

Read "Jim Henson's The Power of the Dark Crystal Vol. by Simon Spurrier available from Rakuten Kobo. In celebration of the anniversary of Jim Henson's The Dark Crystal, return to the world of Thra in an official sequ. Crystal Web, The Dark Crystal, Jim Henson Labyrinth, Fantasy Films, Her World, Image Title, The Conjuring, Fantasy Creatures, Mystic

Jim Henson's Power of the Dark Crystal

Based on the screenplays by Craig Pearce and Annette Duffy and David Odell.

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Perfect Failure

"After another year of living in the great American Midwest, self-styled erudite and superstar-to-be Fante Bukowski has a final showdown between his father and his dreams, is hired to ghostwrite a teen celebrity's memoir, and attends his first local zine fest. Meanwhile, there are hidden forces working behind the scenes to push Fante Bukowski into the critical and financial success he's always longed for, despite his continued lack of talent."--Amazon.com.

Off Season by James Sturm mixes surrealism and reality in a poignant story of parenthood, con-man clients + political unease. Catherine Destivelle, New Books, Good Books, Donald Trump, Dark Tide, Chateau Versailles, The Golem, Toronto Star, San Francisco Chronicle

Off Season

Off Season is unaffected and raw, steeped in the specificity of its time while speaking to a larger cultural moment. Originally serialized on Slate, this expanded edition turns timely vignettes into a timeless, deeply affecting account of one family and their off season.

My heroes have always been junkies : a Criminal novella by Ed Brubaker & Seam Phillips. (Portland, OR : Image Comics, Best Comic Books, Good Books, Beste Comics, Image Comics, Fun Comics, Coming Of Age, Comic Book Covers, Book Cover Design, Book Design

My Heroes Have Always Been Junkies

Ellie has always had romantic ideas about drug addicts. Tragic souls drawn to needles and pills have been her obsession ever since the death of her junkie mother. But when Ellie lands in an upscale rehab clinic where nothing is what it seems, she'll find another, more dangerous, kind of romance.

'The Prague Coup' Puts Graham Greene in the Center of International Intrigue « Watchonline news Prague, Bilal, Graham Greene, The Third Man, London Films, Ligne Claire, Movies Worth Watching, Penguin Random House, Got Books

The Prague Coup

Winter 1948, the Czech capital is under occupation by the allied powers. Debriefed by London Films, Graham Greene works on the writing of his next feature film, assisted by the enigmatic Elizabeth Montagu. A seemingly peaceful mission enters into a revolution that history will remember as the Prague Coup.

Hobo mom by Charles Forsman. (Seattle, Washington : Fantagraphics Books, Inc. Any Book, Book 1, Charles Forsman, Reading Online, Books Online, Free Pdf Books, Toms, Family Guy, Fictional Characters

Hobo Mom

This tells the story of Tom, who lives a simple life with his pre-teen daughter, Sissy. Her mother, Natasha, who left to hop trains and has become a vagrant, shows up on the doorstep of the family she abandoned years ago. There, Natasha finds an upset husband (who is still deeply in love with her), and a little girl yearning for a mother. Can someone who covets independence settle down?

The Life of Frederick Douglass: A Graphic Narrative of an Extraordinary Life by David F. Walker, Damon Smyth, and Marissa Louise Library Books, New Books, Open Library, Anne Frank, Fun Comics, The Life, Memoirs, Black History, Books Online

The Life of Frederick Douglass

The life of Frederick Douglass : a graphic narrative of a slave's journey from bondage to freedom by David Walker

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The Mental Load

In her first book of comic strips, Emma reflects on social and feminist issues by means of simple line drawings, dissecting the mental load, i.e. all that invisible and unpaid organizing, list-making and planning women do to manage their lives, and the lives of their family members.