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Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls: 100 tales of extraordinary wo...
by , Francesca Cavallo

Language

English

Pages

7

Publication Date

November 30, 2016

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"Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls" is a children's book packed with 100 bedtime stories about the life of 100 extraordinary women from the past and the present, illustrated by 60 female artists from all over the world. Each woman's story is written in the style of a fairy tale. Each story has a full page, full color portrait that captures the spirit of the portrayed hero.<br /><br />"A must-have for the nightstand of every girl or young woman you know." - Geri Stengel, Forbes<br /><br />"Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls" is the most crowdfunded original book in history. It was created with the support of 25,000 backers from 71 countries who pledged 1.3 million dollars to help the creators bring the first edition to life.
My Favorite Thing is Monsters
by Emil Ferris

Language

English

Pages

416

Publication Date

February 15, 2017

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Set against the tumultuous political backdrop of late ’60s Chicago, My Favorite Thing Is Monsters is the fictional graphic diary of 10-year-old Karen Reyes, filled with B-movie horror and pulp monster magazines iconography. Karen Reyes tries to solve the murder of her enigmatic upstairs neighbor, Anka Silverberg, a holocaust survivor, while the interconnected stories of those around her unfold. When Karen’s investigation takes us back to Anka’s life in Nazi Germany, the reader discovers how the personal, the political, the past, and the present converge.
The Mental Load: A Feminist Comic
by Emma

Language

English

Pages

216

Publication Date

December 18, 2018

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<b>A new voice in comics is incisive, funny, and fiercely feminist.</b><br /><br />"The mental load. It's incessant, gnawing, exhausting, and disproportionately falls to women. You know the scene--you're making dinner, calling the plumber/doctor/mechanic, checking homework and answering work emails--at the same time. All the while, you are being peppered with questions by your nearest and dearest 'where are my shoes?, 'do we have any cheese?...'" --Australian Broadcasting Corp on Emma's comic<br /><br />In her first book of comic strips, Emma reflects on social and feminist issues by means of simple line drawings, dissecting the mental load, ie all that invisible and unpaid organizing, list-making and planning women do to manage their lives, and the lives of their family members. Most of us carry some form of mental load--about our work, household responsibilities, financial obligations and personal life; but what makes up that burden and how it's distributed within households and understood in offices is not always equal or fair. In her strips Emma deals with themes ranging from maternity leave (it is not a vacation!), domestic violence, the clitoris, the violence of the medical world on women during childbirth, and other feminist issues, and she does so in a straightforward way that is both hilarious and deadly serious.. If you're not laughing, you're probably crying in recognition. Emma's comics also address the everyday outrages and absurdities of immigrant rights, income equality, and police violence.<br />     Emma has over 300,000 followers on Facebook, her comics have been. shared 215,000 times, and have elicited comments from 21,000 internet users. An article about her in the French magazine <i>L'Express</i> drew 1.8 million views--a record since the site was created. And her comic has just been picked up by <i>The Guardian</i>. Many women will recognize themselves in THE MENTAL LOAD, which is sure to stir a wide ranging, important debate on what it really means to be a woman today.
Troublemaker: A Barnaby and Hooker Graphic Novel (Alexandra Barna...
by , Janet Evanovich

Language

English

Pages

216

Publication Date

July 17, 2007

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Barney and Hooker are together again and fighting crime, leaving a trail of chaos, panic, and disorder in their wake. Some would say they're drawn toward trouble like a moth to a flame. Others would claim their friends, Rosa and Felicia, dump trouble in Barney's and Hooker's laps. Either way, they are in over their heads when Rosa is kidnapped, and her disappearance is linked to a dangerous voodoo priest and his search for a mystery-drenched stolen statue.<br /><br />Written by Janet and Alex Evanovich, and illustrated by Joëlle Jones (<i>Dr. Horrible</i>, <i>Token</i>), <i>Troublemaker</i> brings ultimate adventure set in sun-filled Miami!<br /><br />• Janet Evanovich, the <i>New York Times</i> number-one best-selling author, brings her hit Barnaby series to Dark Horse Comics!<br /><br />• The entire <i>Troublemaker</i> story collected into one affordable volume!<br /><br />• "With art reminiscent of the Florida sun and writing supercharged with action, the <i>Troublemaker</i> graphic novel from best-selling author Evanovich and her daughter is a winner!"&mdash;RT Book Reviews
Hobo Mom
by , Max de Radigués

Language

English

Pages

64

Publication Date

January 09, 2019

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A cross-Atlantic collaboration, Hobo Mom was drawn simultaneously. Both cartoonists’ clean line styles fit together perfectly to tell 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?
Am I There Yet?: The Loop-de-loop, Zigzagging Journey to Adulthoo...
by Mari Andrew

Language

English

Pages

192

Publication Date

March 27, 2018

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<b><i>New York Times </i>bestseller</b><br /><br />This on-point guide to growing up by Instagram sensation Mari Andrew captures the feelings and comical complexities of millennials and adulthood with essays and illustrations. In the journey toward adulthood, it is easy to find yourself treading the path of those who came before you; the path often appears straight and narrow, with a few bumps in the road and a little scenery to keep you inspired. But what if you don’t want to walk a worn path? What if you want to wander? What if there is no map to guide you through the detours life throws your way? From creating a home in a new city to understanding the link between a good hair dryer and good self-esteem to dealing with the depths of heartache and loss, these tales of the twentysomething document a road less traveled—a road that sometimes is just the way you’re meant to go.
Hidden Heartbreak
by Emma Lee

Language

English

Pages

224

Publication Date

January 08, 2019

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<DIV><I>Hidden Heartbreak</I> follows the progression of a doomed relationship from blissful beginning to devastating end, capturing the all-encompassing and blinding euphoria of love as well as the crushing doubt and disappointment that accompany a breakup. In comics that are relatable, vulnerable, and often funny, as well as interactive pieces that invite readers to process their own heartbreak, Emma Lee charts a path forward, reminding us that the heart is a resilient thing.<BR /> </DIV>
Lumberjanes Vol. 2
by Noelle Stevenson

Language

English

Pages

112

Publication Date

October 07, 2015

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The second collection of the award-winning Lumberjanes is here! Five girls become instant best friends when they go to camp and discover there is a lot more to the summer than learning to how to paddle a canoe. Miss Qiunzella Thiskwin Penniquiqul Thistle rumpet's Camp for Hardcore Lady Types is not your average summer camp and ??Jo, April, Mal, Molly, and Ripley are not your average campers. Between the river monsters, magic, and myths, this summer is only just beginning! Collects issues #5-8.
The Spectacular Sisterhood of Superwomen: Awesome Female Characte...
by Hope Nicholson

Language

English

Pages

239

Publication Date

May 02, 2017

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<b>Meet more than one hundred of the most heroic female characters in <b>comics history, <b>complete with backstories, vintage art, and colorful commentary.</b></b></b><br /><br />This spectacular sisterhood includes costumed crimebusters like<b> Miss Fury,</b> super-spies like <b>Tiffany Sinn</b>, sci-fi pioneers like <b>Gale Allen</b>, and even kid troublemakers like <b>Little Lulu</b>. With vintage art, publication details, a decade-by-decade survey of industry trends and women’s roles in comics, and spotlights on iconic favorites like <b>Wonder Woman</b> and <b>Ms. Marvel</b>, <i>The Spectacular Sisterhood of Superwomen</i> proves that not only do strong female protagonists belong in comics, they’ve always been there.
Masters (Serenade Book 3)
by , Barbara Coney-Jenkins

Language

English

Pages

23

Publication Date

July 14, 2017

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Serena returns to her new dogo after honeymoon in Korea only to find trouble waiting for her, Does Serena cower in the face of this new threat, or does she fight? Tae Kwon Do Master Joon Lee guest starts in this Martial arts Showdown of Masters.

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