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129 Results
Isaac Newton and the laws of motion —Bayarri, Jordi, 1972- author, illustrator.
Graphic Novel
2020
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"Isaac Newton turned his curiosity into major insights about the forces that make the world work. This accessible graphic biography follows Newton as he proposes three laws that explain the motion of objects"-- Provided ...

The ladies-in-waiting —García, Santiago, 1968- author.
Graphic Novel
2017
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"In 1656, Diego Velázquez, leading figure in the Spanish Golden Age of painting, created one of the most enigmatic works in the history of art: Las Meninas (The Ladies-in-Waiting). This graphic novel, written and drawn ...

Green almonds letters from Palestine —Hermans, Anaële, 1982- author.
Graphic Novel
2018
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Anaële and Delphine Hermans live in Belgium. One writes, the other draws. Their graphic novel Green Almonds: Letters from Palestine received the Doctors Without Borders Award for best travel diary highlighting the livin...

The Osamu Tezuka story : a life in manga and anime —Ban, Toshio, 1953- author.

This graphic-format biography of Osamu Tezuka--Japan's "God of Manga"--looks at one of the twentieth century's great creative artists (Astro Boy, Kimba the White Lion, Black Jack). It is also an anecdotal study of the ev...

The invisible empire Madge Oberholtzer and the unmasking of the Ku Klux Klan —Neilson, Micky, author.
Graphic Novel
2019
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"In 1925, the true nature of the Ku Klux Klan was exposed by one woman. This is her story. The members of the Ku Klux Klan once called themselves the knights of the Invisible Empire--an empire that controlled local, stat...

Chlorine Gardens —Roberts, Keiler, author.
Graphic Novel
2018
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Dealing with pregnancy, child-rearing, art-making, mental illness, and an MS diagnosis, the parts of Chlorine Gardens' sum sound heavy, but Keiler Roberts' gift is the deft drollness in which she presents life's darker m...

Shaka rising a legend of the warrior prince —Molver, Luke W., author, illustrator.
Graphic Novel
2017
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Presents a graphic novelization of the life of Shaka, a shrewd young prince who consolidated a kingdom through warfare, mediation, and political alliances in order to protect his people from the expanding slave trade.

McCay —Smolderen, Thierry, author.
Graphic Novel
2018
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"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 wi...

First man : reimagining Matthew Henson —Schwartz, Simon, 1982- author.

In this graphic novel, Simon Schwartz weaves biography and fiction together to explore the life of Arctic adventurer Matthew Henson. Moving between different time periods and incorporating Inuit mythology, Schwartz offer...

Sunday's child —Katt, Serena, author, illustrator.
Graphic Novel
2019
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"Serena Katt's grandfather, whom she knew as Opa, was a 'Sunday's Child', one of the lucky ones for whom everything always went right. Opa left a brief account of his childhood and teenage years, but it is opaque, a stor...

Pittsburgh —Santoro, Frank, author, illustrator.
Graphic Novel
2018
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"Frank Santoro faces a simple but sad reality: His parents, once high-school sweethearts, now don't speak to each other--even though they work in the same building. Trying to understand, Santoro searches through his memo...

Topp promoter Gary Topp brought us the world —Collier, David, 1963- author.
Graphic Novel
2020
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"As with all of Collier's work, his latest graphic novel is a combination of memoir and biography. This time, he explores his involvement in the cultural landscape of Toronto in the 1970s and 80s, specifically focusing o...

Amelia Earhart this broad ocean —Taylor, Sarah Stewart, author.
Graphic Novel
2020
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Grace, a young journalist, interviews Amelia Earhart who wants to become the first woman to cross the Atlantic Ocean by air.

A. Rodin —Simon, Eddy, 1968- author.
Graphic Novel
2020
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"This comics biography of one of the greatest sculptors who ever lived is done with the collaboration of the Rodin Museum and includes a preface by its director. It views his life through the eyes of the three women who ...

The drunken sailor the life of the poet Arthur Rimbaud in his own words —Hayes, Nick (Illustrator), author, illustrator.
Graphic Novel
2018
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"The Drunken Sailor traces the life of Arthur Rimbaud: poet, surrealist, libertine and mercenary. In dazzling artwork, Nick Hayes follows Rimbaud from his youth in Ardennes to the salons of literary Paris, from the absin...

Charles Darwin and the theory of evolution —Bayarri, Jordi, 1972- author, illustrator.
Graphic Novel
2020
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"Charles Darwin's scientific work transformed the way people think about life on Earth. From his childhood in England to his pivotal ocean voyages, he took every opportunity to study the natural world. And he helped shap...

My begging chart —Roberts, Keiler, author, artist.
Graphic Novel
2021
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"Keiler Roberts mines the passing moments of family life to deliver an affecting and funny account of what it means to simultaneously exist as a mother, daughter, wife, and artist. Drawn in an unassuming yet charming sta...

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