This Hugo Award winning graphic novel chronicles the fall from grace of a group of super heroes plagued by all too human failings Along the way, the concept of the super hero is dissected as the heroes are stalked by an unknown assassin One of the most influential graphic novels of all time and a
In this graphic memoir, Alison Bechdel charts her fraught relationship with her late father.Distant and exacting, Bruce Bechdel was an English teacher and director of the town funeral home, which Alison and her family referred to as the Fun Home It was not until college that Alison, who had
Wrapped in the landscape of a blustery Wisconsin winter, Blankets explores the sibling rivalry of two brothers growing up in the isolated country, and the budding romance of two coming of age lovers A tale of security and discovery, of playfulness and tragedy, of a fall from grace and the origins
New York Times best selling author Neil Gaiman s transcendent series SANDMAN is often hailed as the definitive Vertigo title and one of the finest achievements in graphic storytelling Gaiman created an unforgettable tale of the forces that exist beyond life and death by weaving ancient mythology,
When two soldiers from opposite sides of a never ending galactic war fall in love, they risk everything to bring a fragile new life into a dangerous old universe From bestselling writer Brian K Vaughan, Saga is the sweeping tale of one young family fighting to find their place in the worlds.
For the first time the Joker s origin is revealed in this tale of insanity and human perseverance Looking to prove that any man can be pushed past his breaking point and go mad, the Joker attempts to drive Commissioner Gordon insane After shooting and permanently paralyzing his daughter Barbara
Ten thousand years ago, Morpheus condemned a woman who loved him to Hell Now the other members of his immortal family, The Endless, have convinced the Dream King that this was an injustice To make it right, Morpheus must return to Hell to rescue his banished love and Hell s ruler, the fallen
In Persepolis, heralded by the Los Angeles Times as one of the freshest and most original memoirs of our day, Marjane Satrapi dazzled us with her heartrending memoir in comic strips about growing up in Iran during the Islamic Revolution Here is the continuation of her fascinating story In 1984,
A story of a Jewish survivor of Hitler s Europe and his son, a cartoonist who tries to come to terms with his father s story and history itself.
A being who has existed since the beginning of the universe, Dream of the Endless rules over the realm of dreams In The Doll s House, after a decades long imprisonment, the Sandman has returned to find that a few dreams and nightmares have escaped to reality Looking to recapture his lost
Twenty five years since The Sandman first changed the landscape of modern comics, Neil Gaiman s legendary series is back in a deluxe hardcover edition The Sandman Overture heralds New York Times best selling writer Neil Gaiman s return to the art form that made him famous, ably abetted by artistic
Combined for the first time here are Maus I A Survivor s Tale and Maus II the complete story of Vladek Spiegelman and his wife, living and surviving in Hitler s Europe By addressing the horror of the Holocaust through cartoons, the author captures the everyday reality of fear and is able to
Remember, remember the fifth of November A frightening and powerful tale of the loss of freedom and identity in a chillingly believable totalitarian world, V for Vendetta stands as one of the highest achievements of the comics medium and a defining work for creators Alan Moore and David Lloyd.
Y is none other than unemployed escape artist Yorick Brown his father was a Shakespeare buff , and he s seemingly the only male human left alive after a mysterious plague kills all Y chromosome carriers on earth But why are he and his faithful companion, the often testy male monkey Ampersand,
The second arc of Providence is unveiled in this special hardcover only edition Robert Black came looking for a story but what he found is a world of misery and woe He s becoming a broken man, only beginning to accept the horrors of the Lovecraftian world are real and hiding in plain sight Alan
The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye is a biography showcasing the life and work of Chan Hock Chye, a pioneering but largely forgotten comics artist in Singapore With a career spanning than five decades, from pre independent Singapore through its three Prime Ministers, Chan s work reflects the