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112
This One Summer
3.62
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
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Jun 12, 2014
 
89
Relish: My Life in the Kitchen
3.85
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
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Apr 10, 2013
 
124
In Real Life
3.76
With all the kerfuffle going on in gaming circles right now about the inclusion of women in video games, I'm so glad that Cory and Jen have created th ...more
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Oct 16, 2014
 
126
The Sculptor
3.92
We're so proud to have published this graphic novel!

Scott McCloud is one of the most thoughtful people in the comics industry we know -- he literally
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Feb 11, 2015
 
115
The Shadow Hero
4.10
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
 
100
Saints (Boxers & Saints, #2)
3.83
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
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Sep 19, 2013
 
95
Primates: The Fearless Science of Jane Goodall, Dian Fossey, and Biruté Galdikas
3.80
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
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Jun 11, 2013
 
109
Hidden: A Child's Story of the Holocaust
4.12
'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 --
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Apr 01, 2014
 
130
Last of the Sandwalkers
4.20
We got this amazing trade review for Jay Hosler's LAST OF THE SANDWALKERS that was like, 'this book has so much back matter, it's like Tolkien!' and w ...more
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Apr 09, 2015
 
120
Julia's House for Lost Creatures
4.23
We're so delighted to be publishing Ben Hatke's first-ever picture book.

I feel like Julia is a tiny Anne of Green Gables from a magical world. If I w
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Sep 05, 2014
 
101
Boxers (Boxers & Saints, #1)
3.84
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
 
77
The Silence of Our Friends
3.86
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
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Jan 09, 2012
 
92
Nothing Can Possibly Go Wrong
3.86
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
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May 15, 2013
 
108
The Undertaking of Lily Chen
3.56
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,
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Mar 25, 2014
 
99
Boxers & Saints
4.25
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
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Sep 10, 2013
 
119
The Wrenchies
3.32
I think this book is great!

One of the most interesting parts of Farel Dalrymple's THE WRENCHIES, for me, is how it deals with the violence of the post
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Aug 19, 2014
 
118
Above the Dreamless Dead: World War I in Poetry and Comics
4.16
When our editor, Calista Brill, came into the office fired up about 'trench poetry,' I had no idea what she was talking about.

Two and a half years la
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Aug 14, 2014
 
110
The Return of Zita the Spacegirl (Zita the Spacegirl, #3)
4.26
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
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Jun 09, 2014
 
98
Delilah Dirk and the Turkish Lieutenant (Delilah Dirk, #1)
3.97
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
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Aug 23, 2013
 
104
The Cute Girl Network
3.53
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,
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Nov 13, 2013
 
127
Princess Decomposia and Count Spatula
3.71
We're so delighted to be publishing this absolutely charming book by Andi Watson!

Who can resist the power of solving diplomatic problems through magi
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Mar 04, 2015
 
125
Ares: Bringer of War (Olympians, #7)
3.92
We're so proud to have published George O'Connor's latest Olympians graphic novel, ARES: BRINGER OF WAR.

It features Ares! And it also features a lot o
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Feb 10, 2015
 
129
Sleepless Knight
3.75
You guys.

I am firm in my belief that Edward is the cutest horse ever. Show me a cuter horse!

In this picture book comic, Edward unfortunately has to ac
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Apr 07, 2015
 
106
Aphrodite: Goddess of Love (Olympians, #6)
4.06
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
 
96
Templar
3.92
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
 
122
The Rise of Aurora West
3.59
Girl heroes!

We love them.

(You could probably tell that by the books we publish -- Zita the Spacegirl, Giants Beware, anyone?)

We were delighted when we
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Oct 01, 2014
 
117
The Zoo Box
3.53
We love publishing comics for kids who are just beginning to read on their own, and this book is perfect for that!

With really simple panels, THE ZOO B
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Aug 13, 2014
 
93
Odd Duck
4.01
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
3.53
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
 
121
The Stratford Zoo Midnight Revue Presents Macbeth (Stratford Zoo Midnight Revue, #1)
3.74
I think that Shakespeare is great!

With THE STRATFORD ZOO MIDNIGHT REVUE PRESENTS MACBETH, I'm so glad to have a new and different adaptation that show
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Sep 24, 2014
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