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Billionaires & Ballot Bandits
How to Steal an Election in 9 Easy Steps
Written by Greg Palast
Illustrated by Ted Rall
Introduction by Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: September 25, 2012
Price: $14.95

A close presidential election in November could well come down to contested states or even districts--an election decided by vote theft? It could happen this year. Based on Greg Palast and Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.'s investigative reporting for Rolling Stone and BBC television, Billionaires & Ballot Bandits: How to Steal an Election in 9... Read more >
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Billionaires & Ballot Bandits
Billionaires & Ballot Bandits
Written by Greg Palast, Illustrated by Ted Rall, Introduction by Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609804787
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Billionaires & Ballot Bandits
How to Steal an Election in 9 Easy Steps
Written by Greg Palast
Illustrated by Ted Rall
Introduction by Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $14.95

NOW A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!

A close presidential election in November could well come down to contested states or even districts--an election decided by vote theft? It could happen this year. Based on Greg Palast and Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.'s investigative reporting for Rolling Stone and BBC television, Billionaires & Ballot... Read more >
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Supergods
Supergods
Written by Grant Morrison
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812981384
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Supergods
What Masked Vigilantes, Miraculous Mutants, and a Sun God from Smallville Can Teach Us About Being Human
Written by Grant Morrison


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: June 26, 2012
Price: $16.00

NATIONAL BESTSELLER
 
What Masked Vigilantes, Miraculous Mutants, and a Sun God from Smallville Can Teach Us About Being Human
 
Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Iron Man, and the X-Men—the list of names as familiar as our own. They are on our movie and television screens, in our videogames and in...

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The Book of Obama
From Hope and Change to the Age of Revolt
Written by Ted Rall


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 19, 2012
Price: $14.95

How did a charismatic young president elected in an atmosphere of optimism and expectation lead the United States to the brink of revolution? From a chance encounter in the early 1980s to the Democratic primaries of 2007-08, syndicated columnist and political cartoonist Ted Rall was one of the first to size... Read more >
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The Book of Obama
The Book of Obama
Written by Ted Rall
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609804503
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The Book of Obama
From Hope and Change to the Age of Revolt
Written by Ted Rall


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: June 5, 2012
Price: $14.95

How did a charismatic young president elected in an atmosphere of optimism and expectation lead the United States to the brink of revolution? From a chance encounter in the early 1980s to the Democratic primaries of 2007-08, syndicated columnist and political cartoonist Ted Rall was one of the first to size...

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Two Generals
Two Generals
Written by Scott Chantler
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780771019630
Our Price: $13.99
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Two Generals

Written by Scott Chantler


Format: eBook, 152 pages
On Sale: October 25, 2011
Price: $13.99

A beautifully illustrated and poignant graphic memoir that tells the story of World War II from an Everyman's perspective.
 
In March of 1943, Scott Chantler's grandfather, Law Chantler, shipped out across the Atlantic for active service with the Highland Light Infantry of Canada, along with his best friend, Jack, a fellow officer...

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Stan Lee's How to Write Comics
Stan Lee's How to Write Comics
Written by Stan Lee, Steve Ditko, Gil Kane, Jack Kirby and Alex Ross
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780823007097
Our Price: $45.00
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Stan Lee's How to Write Comics
From the Legendary Co-Creator of Spider-Man, the Incredible Hulk, Fantastic Four, X-Men, and Iron Man
Written by Stan Lee, Steve Ditko, Gil Kane, Jack Kirby and Alex Ross


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: October 11, 2011
Price: $45.00

Comics icon Stan Lee, creator of the Mighty Marvel Universe, has set about to teach everything he knows about writing and creating comic book characters. In these pages, aspiring comics writers will learn everything they need to know about how to write their own comic book stories, complete with easy to... Read more >
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Stan Lee's How to Write Comics
Stan Lee's How to Write Comics
Written by Stan Lee, Steve Ditko, Gil Kane, Jack Kirby and Alex Ross
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823000845
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Stan Lee's How to Write Comics
From the Legendary Co-Creator of Spider-Man, the Incredible Hulk, Fantastic Four, X-Men, and Iron Man
Written by Stan Lee, Steve Ditko, Gil Kane, Jack Kirby and Alex Ross


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: October 11, 2011
Price: $24.99

Comics icon Stan Lee, creator of the Mighty Marvel Universe, has set about to teach everything he knows about writing and creating comic book characters. In these pages, aspiring comics writers will learn everything they need to know about how to write their own comic book stories, complete with easy to... Read more >
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Stan Lee's How to Write Comics
Stan Lee's How to Write Comics
Written by Stan Lee, Steve Ditko, Gil Kane, Jack Kirby and Alex Ross
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780823000869
Our Price: $21.99
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Stan Lee's How to Write Comics
From the Legendary Co-Creator of Spider-Man, the Incredible Hulk, Fantastic Four, X-Men, and Iron Man
Written by Stan Lee, Steve Ditko, Gil Kane, Jack Kirby and Alex Ross


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: October 11, 2011
Price: $21.99

Comics icon Stan Lee, creator of the Mighty Marvel Universe, has set about to teach everything he knows about writing and creating comic book characters. In these pages, aspiring comics writers will learn everything they need to know about how to write their own comic book stories, complete with easy to... Read more >
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MetaMaus
MetaMaus
Written by Art Spiegelman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375423949
Our Price: $35.00
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MetaMaus
A Look Inside a Modern Classic, Maus
Written by Art Spiegelman


Format: Hardcover, 300 pages
On Sale: October 4, 2011
Price: $35.00

***NATIONAL JEWISH BOOK AWARD WINNER***

Visually and emotionally rich, MetaMaus is as groundbreaking as the masterpiece whose creation it reveals.

 
In the pages of MetaMaus, Art Spiegelman re-enters the Pulitzer prize–winning Maus, the modern classic that has altered how we see literature, comics, and the Holocaust ever since it was first published twenty-five...

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Two Generals
Two Generals
Written by Scott Chantler
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780771019593
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Two Generals

Written by Scott Chantler


Format: Trade Paperback, 152 pages
On Sale: September 27, 2011
Price: $19.99

A beautifully illustrated and poignant graphic memoir that tells the story of World War II from an Everyman's perspective.
 
In March of 1943, Scott Chantler's grandfather, Law Chantler, shipped out across the Atlantic for active service with the Highland Light Infantry of Canada, along with his best friend, Jack, a fellow officer...

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Supergods
Supergods
Written by Grant Morrison
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679603467
Our Price: $11.99
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Supergods
What Masked Vigilantes, Miraculous Mutants, and a Sun God from Smallville Can Teach Us About Being Human
Written by Grant Morrison


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: July 19, 2011
Price: $11.99

NATIONAL BESTSELLER
 
What Masked Vigilantes, Miraculous Mutants, and a Sun God from Smallville Can Teach Us About Being Human
 
Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Iron Man, and the X-Men—the list of names as familiar as our own. They are on our movie and television screens, in our videogames and in...

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Fidel
An Illustrated Biography of Fidel Castro
Written by Nestor Kohan
Illustrated by Nahuel Scherma and Miracle Jones
Translated by Elise Buchman


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $14.95

In the United States, ninety miles from Cuban shores, tempers flare on the subject of Fidel Castro: some say he is a liberator, some say a dictator. In Fidel, Nestor Kohan and Nahuel Scherma present one of the towering figures of the twentieth-century as he is seen by Latin Americans: as... Read more >
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Fist Stick Knife Gun
Fist Stick Knife Gun
Written by Geoffrey Canada, Illustrated by Jamar Nicholas
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807044490
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Fist Stick Knife Gun
A Personal History of Violence
Written by Geoffrey Canada
Illustrated by Jamar Nicholas


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: September 14, 2010
Price: $14.00

Long before President Barack Obama praised his work as “an all-encompassing, all-hands-on-deck anti-poverty effort that is literally saving a generation of children,” and First Lady Michelle Obama called him “one of my heroes,” Geoffrey Canada was a small and scared boy growing up in the South Bronx. His childhood world was...

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Fidel
Fidel
Written by Nestor Kohan, Illustrated by Nahuel Scherma and Miracle Jones
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583227831
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Fidel

Written by Nestor Kohan
Illustrated by Nahuel Scherma and Miracle Jones


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: September 7, 2010
Price: $13.95

En los Estados Unidos, a noventa millas de las costas cubanas, el tema de Fidel Castro enciende a la gente: algunos dicen que es un dictador, otros dicen que es un libertador. En Fidel, Néstor Kohan y Nahuel Scherma presentan a una de las figuras sobresalientes del siglo veinte desde la... Read more >
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A.D.
A.D.
Written by Josh Neufeld
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375714887
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A.D.
New Orleans After the Deluge
Written by Josh Neufeld


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: August 24, 2010
Price: $16.95

Now in paperback, The New York Times best-selling graphic nonfiction masterpiece depicting the lives of seven New Orleanians before, during, and just after Hurricane Katrina.
 
Best American Comics, 2010
Mother Jones Top Books of 2009
Daily Beast Recommends
New York Best Comics of 2009, Runner Up
MTV.com Best Nonfiction Comic of 2009
San Francisco Chronicle “Best in...
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Fidel
Fidel
Written by Nestor Kohan, Illustrated by Nahuel Scherma and Miracle Jones, Translated by Elise Buchman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583227824
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Fidel
An Illustrated Biography of Fidel Castro
Written by Nestor Kohan
Illustrated by Nahuel Scherma and Miracle Jones
Translated by Elise Buchman


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2010
Price: $14.95

In the United States, ninety miles from Cuban shores, tempers flare on the subject of Fidel Castro: some say he is a liberator, some say a dictator. In Fidel, Nestor Kohan and Nahuel Scherma present one of the towering figures of the twentieth-century as he is seen by Latin Americans: as... Read more >
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The Traveler's Guide to Damanhur
The Traveler's Guide to Damanhur
Written by Esperide Ananas and Stambecco Pesco, Illustrated by Cinzia di Felice, Ape Soia and Pangolino Tulipano
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781556437618
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The Traveler's Guide to Damanhur
The Amazing Northern Italian Eco-Society
Written by Esperide Ananas and Stambecco Pesco
Illustrated by Cinzia di Felice, Ape Soia and Pangolino Tulipano


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2008
Price: $20.00

Ecotourism, spa retreats, and spiritual travel are more popular than ever, catering to increasing numbers of travelers who want to learn and grow while vacationing. Damanhur, Italy’s famous center for art, culture, peace studies, and community building, is poised to become a major destination for such tourists. The Traveler’s Guide to... Read more >
Che
Che
Written by Spain Rodriguez, Edited by Paul Buhle
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844671687
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Che
A Graphic Biography
Written by Spain Rodriguez
Edited by Paul Buhle


Format: Trade Paperback, 106 pages
On Sale: October 17, 2008
Price: $16.95

Since his death in 1967, Ernesto “Che” Guevara has become a universally known revolutionary icon and political figure whose image is among the most recognizable in the world. This dramatic and extensively researched book breathes new life into his story, portraying his struggle through the medium of the underground political comic—one... Read more >
My Brain is Hanging Upside Down
My Brain is Hanging Upside Down
Written by David Heatley
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375425394
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My Brain is Hanging Upside Down

Written by David Heatley


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2008
Price: $24.95

One of the most promising young talents in cartooning makes his debut with a dazzling collection—part freakish dreamlife, part quirk-o-rama autobiography, all genius.

Long a fixture in comics anthologies, David Heatley's deceptively crude, wickedly observant drawings have begun showing up on the New York Times op-ed pages and the cover of the... Read more >
American Widow
American Widow
Written by Alissa Torres, Illustrated by Sungyoon Choi
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345500694
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American Widow

Written by Alissa Torres
Illustrated by Sungyoon Choi


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2008
Price: $24.00

"At the heart of "American Widow" is the notion of Sept. 11 as a personal, rather than a national or political, tragedy, which, this achingly tender work reminds us, is exactly what it was." -- LA Times

Want to honor those who passed during 9-11? Turn off the stupid documentary glorifying all... Read more >
Scrambled Ink
Scrambled Ink
Written by Dave Pimentel, Illustrated by J. J. Villard
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781593079512
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Scrambled Ink

Written by Dave Pimentel
Illustrated by J. J. Villard


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2008
Price: $19.95

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The Complete Persepolis
The Complete Persepolis
Written by Marjane Satrapi
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375714832
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The Complete Persepolis
Now a Major Motion Picture
Written by Marjane Satrapi


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2007
Price: $24.95

Here, in one volume: Marjane Satrapi's best-selling, internationally acclaimed memoir-in-comic-strips.

Persepolis is the story of Satrapi's unforgettable childhood and coming of age within a large and loving family in Tehran during the Islamic Revolution; of the contradictions between private life and public life in a country plagued by political upheaval; of her... Read more >
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