New Arrivals - Kids Comics/Graphic Novels
"A collection of comics about every kid's favorite school subject: recess"-- Provided by publisher.
Offers advice for effective storytelling in comic book format, covering such topics as color, placement, pacing, visually representing ideas, and other techniques for short gag strips as well as graphic novels and other more involved storylines.
Geronimo Stilton and his cousin Trap journey to the Moon in order to stop the evil Pirate Cats from thwarting the Apollo 11 mission.
"Zita the Spacegirl has saved planets, battled monsters, and wrestled with interplanetary fame. But she faces her biggest challenge yet in the third and final installment of the Zita adventures. Wrongfully imprisoned on a penitentiary planet, Zita has to plot the galaxy's greatest jailbreak before the evil prison warden can execute his plan of interstellar domination!" -- from publisher's web site.
"Young witch Salem Hyde is stubborn, impulsive, and loves flying. Her cat companion, Whammy, is nervous, careful, and loves staying on the ground. Somehow, though, they're best friends. In this second book in the series, Salem is invited to a birthday party, and she wants to make sure everything goes perfectly. But from the invitations to the presents, party games, and spells gone awry, nothing happens exactly the way it should, and she'll need Whammy's help to sort it all out"--From publisher's web site.
"The year is 2125 and the Magellan Science Academy has given two lucky cadets "Thulium tickets" to join a team of space explorers on a special time-travel mission twenty-four hours into the future. But when their mission goes wrong, the two kids must band together with a tiny flying saucer sidekick to save themselves, their crew, and all of Space Mountain--before time runs out and the galaxy is destroyed!"--P.  of cover
World War I set the tone for the 20th century and introduced a new type of warfare: global, mechanical, and brutal. Nathan Hale has gathered some of the most fascinating true-life tales from the war and given them his inimitable Hazardous Tales twist.
Retells in graphic novel format the story of a young art critic who is forced to endure the wrath of Wolf Larsen, captain of the sealing-schooner that rescues him after a shipwreck.
A young Batman battles the Penguin as he pulls a heist that could reveal Bruce Wayne's secret identity and destroy vast portions of Gotham City.
In Hilda's new adventure, she meets the Nisse, a mischievous but charismatic bunch of misfits with some intriguing secrets. Meanwhile, on the streets of Trolberg, a dark spectre looms.
Laval, prince of the Lions, faces Cragger in all-new stories.
Paleontologist Indino Jones goes up against the mighty Albertosaurus.
With Finn and Jake missing, Peppermint Butler and Cinnamon Bun are tasked with protecting Candy Kingdom.
Fending for herself and her brother only to stumble into a cave full of dragon eggs, Alanna decides to care for the baby dragons despite the hard work only to be mistaken for a baby dragon herself by a returning mama dragon.
"Tao is a fearless samurai apprentice studying to become a virtuoso martial artist. But when you're naturally good at pranks, practical jokes, and other silly antics (including trying to teach kung fu moves to the big, lazy cat, Bruce Lee), it's hard to concentrate on learning how to slay dragons"-- Provided by publisher.