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89
Relish
3.84
One of the most interesting parts about publishing books with cooking in them is recipe-testing them!

(We run into people all the time who are like, 'P...more
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Apr 10, 2013
 
112
This One Summer
3.74
Possibly my favorite thing about this book is that it is blue.

I mean, I love the plot and the characters and how the problems of growing up are presen...more
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Jun 12, 2014
 
100
Saints (Boxers & Saints, #2)
3.85
One of the things that makes both Boxers and Saints fascinating is how the author treats religion.

Boxers features a magical realistic element; the Chi...more
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Sep 19, 2013
 
95
Primates: The Fearless Science of Jane Goodall, Dian Fossey, and Biruté Galdikas
3.77
One of the questions that we frequently get asked about this book is: is it nonfiction?

The answer is: it’s difficult to tell!

Primates is ostensibly a...more
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Jun 11, 2013
 
92
Nothing Can Possibly Go Wrong
3.84
I love this book!

Do you sometimes sit back and think, while you're struggling through the latest Unnamed Literary Award-Winner, what's this reading al...more
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May 15, 2013
 
101
Boxers (Boxers & Saints, #1)
3.82
I've got to be honest: my favorite panel of this entire book is one of the ones from the beginning -- where Little Bao imagines marrying Vibiana (the...more
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Sep 24, 2013
 
109
Hidden: A Child's Story of the Holocaust
4.23
'A book about the Holocaust for kids as young as six!' you may say. 'That's just nuts!'

But, here's the thing: kids need to know about the Holocaust --...more
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Apr 01, 2014
 
77
The Silence of Our Friends
3.83
There are a few stories about the civil rights movement we all know, and this isn't one of them.

Yet.

One of the things that I found most interesting a...more
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Jan 09, 2012
 
110
The Return of Zita the Spacegirl (Zita the Spacegirl, #3)
4.41
This is the last volume of Ben Hatke's Zita the Spacegirl trilogy.

People keep coming to ask us if there are going to be more. 'Zita is so awesome!' t...more
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Jun 09, 2014
 
108
The Undertaking of Lily Chen
3.78
Sometimes, when I read graphic novels, I get to the end and am like, 'that was a little short.'

This is a perpetual problem of the graphic novel form,...more
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Mar 25, 2014
 
98
Delilah Dirk and the Turkish Lieutenant (Delilah Dirk, #1)
4.03
Are you a fan of Robin McKinley's wonderful book THE BLUE SWORD? If so, you should read this book.

(If your answer to that question is 'no,' please no...more
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Aug 23, 2013
 
99
Boxers & Saints Boxed Set
4.27
You guys, these books.

Gene's been working on them since he finished AMERICAN BORN CHINESE in 2006, and he's gone to China and gone to France (with the...more
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Sep 10, 2013
 
104
The Cute Girl Network
3.50
I really like this book.

One of the reasons that's the case is because while comics is absolutely full of action-adventure and fantasy and outer space,...more
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Nov 13, 2013
 
96
Templar
3.96
The first thing to know about Jordan Mechner's TEMPLAR is that it's giant. We publish a lot of graphic novels that are around a hundred pages -- and s...more
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Aug 08, 2013
 
106
Aphrodite: Goddess of Love (Olympians, #6)
4.07
I'm not going to lie: when I first heard we were doing a book about Aphrodite, I was like, 'this book is going to be all filled with love and stuff, i...more
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Jan 07, 2014
 
93
Odd Duck
4.14
This book is a new trim size for us -- 7 x 9 -- and you guys, we love it. It's the perfect size for something that's a hybrid picture book-graphic nov...more
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May 16, 2013
 
97
Genius
3.56
The first thing about this book I want to say is the first thing you see when you look at the book -- the cover! It's great -- our designer, Colleen A...more
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Aug 21, 2013
 
115
The Shadow Hero
4.41
We're excited every time we get to publish a new book by Gene Luen Yang, and we're super excited to be working on this book with him and the fabulousl...more
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Jul 17, 2014
 
86
Broxo
3.54
Doesn't every like a good zombie-barbarian teen love story?

(Okay, wait. The zombies and the barbarians don't fall in love. Just to be clear. I feel l...more
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Dec 20, 2012
 
107
The Glorkian Warrior Delivers a Pizza
3.33
You guys, this book is nuts.

One of the things I really like about it is how there is an Epic Quest that is really mostly dependent on luck. Usually, y...more
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Mar 19, 2014
 
75
Same Difference
3.72
We're so excited to be publishing a deluxe new edition of Derek Kirk Kim's Same Difference -- it's a book that inspired us all to see what comics real...more
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Aug 05, 2011
 
111
Andre the Giant: Life and Legend
3.66
What is not to love about a book that contains both Samuel Beckett and Mandy Patinkin?

This book is also full of all sorts of things about wrestling th...more
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Jun 10, 2014
 
71
Bake Sale
3.76
How can you resist a book that's about a cupcake who runs a bakery? Seriously.

This book is delicious and delightful!
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Jul 27, 2011
 
114
Shackleton: Antarctic Odyssey
3.71
My favorite scene in this is the one on page 75 where the ice is creaking and shifting and everyone's uneasy. Then there's an image of all these fanta...more
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Jun 23, 2014
 
105
Tune: Still Life (Tune, #2)
3.92
Derek Kirk Kim is such a talented storyteller -- we can't wait until you get a chance to read the latest volume of his dimension-spanning TUNE saga, T...more
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Nov 15, 2013
 
76
Mush!: Sled Dogs with Issues
3.31
We just got copies of this book in the office, and it looks terrific! Joe Infurnari is such a talented cartoonist -- this book is set up north, so the...more
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Aug 08, 2011
 
91
Red Handed: The Fine Art of Strange Crimes
3.79
I love that this book is a graphic novel mystery.

Graphic novels are such an interesting format for mysteries -- because the pictures on the page have...more
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May 08, 2013
 
113
Sleep Tight, Anna Banana!
3.75
This book is for all of you who don't want to go to bed because you just can't put down that amazing, wonderful, entrancing book.

Also, it's adorable!
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Jun 20, 2014
 
90
Jerusalem: A Family Portrait
3.67
This book is based on the story of Boaz Yakin's family dealing with living in Israel from 1940-1948, but it's not a strict biography -- it has been fi...more
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Apr 17, 2013
 
87
Curses! Foiled Again (Foiled, #2)
3.55
One of the best things about this book is that Baba Yaga is in it. She's long been one of my favorite fantastical beings -- who doesn't love someone w...more
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Apr 04, 2013
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