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Hunter  by Mercedes Lackey

Hunter

Mercedes Lackey

"Centuries ago, the barriers between our world and the Otherworld were slashed open allowing hideous fantastical monsters to wreak havoc and destroying entire cities in their wake. Now, people must live in enclosed communities, behind walls that keep them safe...

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Blood of wolves  by Katherine Roberts

Blood of wolves

Katherine Roberts

"When Dei the Wise promises his daughter's hand in marriage to Yesugei the Brave's eldest son Temujin, orphaned prince Jamukha sees his chances of marrying Borta slipping away. Desperate to win her back, he swears the blood bond with Temujin, hoping to steal...

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The godhead complex  by James Dashner

The godhead complex

James Dashner

Sadina and the islanders are up against both man and nature as they navigate their way to Alaska. There, they hope to meet the mysterious Godhead, unsure of what separates myth from truth. But the Godhead, now led by Alexandra, is fractured. Within the cracks...

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An unlikely proposition  by Rosalyn Eves

An unlikely proposition

Rosalyn Eves

"Eleanor did not come to London to be proper and boring. After becoming a widow at seventeen, she's not looking to remarry quickly, despite pressures from her late husband's nephew, who is keen on obtaining her inheritance. So Eleanor comes up with a plan that...

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Empress & Aniya  by Candice Carty-Williams

Empress & Aniya

Candice Carty-Williams

When Empress starts at Aniya's school, they're not exactly best friends. But, when the two teenage girls accidentally cast a spell on their 16th birthday and end up switching bodies, they quickly learn that friendship is the most important magic of all. Set in...

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The perfect guy doesn't exist  by Sophie Gonzales

The perfect guy doesn't exist

Sophie Gonzales

"Ivy Winslow has the house to herself for a week and her only plans are to binge-watch her favorite fantasy TV show, H-MAD, hang out with her best friend, Henry, and avoid her former best friend-turned enemy (and neighbor), Mack. But things go awry when Ivy...

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The evolving truth of ever-stronger Will  by Maya MacGregor

The evolving truth of ever-stronger Will

Maya MacGregor

"Will is a 17-year-old on the cusp of freedom: freedom from providing and caring for their abusive, addicted mother, freedom from their small town with an even smaller mindset, and the freedom from having to hide who they truly are. When their drug dealer...

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Tamon's B-side. 1 by Yuki Shiwasu

Tamon's B-side. 1

Yuki Shiwasu

Graphic novel

"High schooler Utage Kinoshita works part-time as a housekeeper so she can afford her fangirl obsession with Tamon Fukuhara, her favorite member of boy band F/ACE. When work serendipitously sends her to the home of her idol, she discovers that the real Tamon...

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Two wolves  by Tristan Bancks

Two wolves

Tristan Bancks

"One afternoon, police officers show up at Ben Silver's front door. Minutes after they leave, his parents arrive home. Ben and his little sister Olive are bundled into the car and told they're going on a holiday. But are they? It doesn't take long for Ben to...

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She's my knight. 1 by author Saisou (Manga artist)

She's my knight. 1

author Saisou (Manga artist)

Graphic novel

"Popular boy secretly falls for...princely girl?! Haruma Ichinose, 17, has been popular since he was born. So popular, in fact, that he figured no one could even come close...until he met Yuki Mogami. She's tall, cool, collected, and totally makes him crazy....

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Play it cool, guys. Vol. 4 by Kokone Nata

Play it cool, guys. Vol. 4

Kokone Nata

Graphic novel

"Summer's here, so get ready to cheer on this gang of dorks! They've got the 4-1-1 on how to beat the heat as they turn up the cool--and the goof--for some fun in the sun! From sleepovers to movie dates, they're doing it all, so sit back, relax, and enjoy the...

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Void rivals. Volume 1, More than meets the eye by Robert Kirkman

Void rivals. Volume 1, More than meets the eye

Robert Kirkman

Graphic novel

"The Energon Universe starts here! The blockbuster Oblivion Song team of Robert Kirkman and Lorenzo De Felici launch an all-new shared universe connected to the Transformers and G.I. Joe! War rages around the Sacred Ring, where the last remnants of two worlds...

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Joker. Vol. 3 One operation Joker. by Satoshi Miyagawa

Joker. Vol. 3 One operation Joker.

Satoshi Miyagawa

Graphic novel

"Batman, the epitome of justice, and his eternal nemesis, the Joker, have been engaged in an escalating battle in the streets of Gotham City. However, everything changes one fateful night when an unforeseen accident miraculously turns Batman into a helpless...

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Hakumei & Mikochi : 11 by Takuto Kashiki

Hakumei & Mikochi : 11

Takuto Kashiki

Graphic novel

"On her first project with the Shell Tree Company, Hakumei's skills --and patience-- are tested on a home unlike any she's ever seen! Carefully researching the techniques employed by the original builder is fundamental to the Shell Tree philosophy, but in the...

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The last bloodcarver  by Vanessa Le

The last bloodcarver

Vanessa Le

"When Nhika is caught using her bloodcarving abilities during a sham medical appointment, she's captured by underground thugs and sold to an aristocratic family to heal the last witness of their father's murder. But as Nhika delves deeper into their...

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The dreaming. Volume I by Queenie Chan

The dreaming. Volume I

Queenie Chan

Graphic novel

"When twin sisters Amber and Jeanie are accepted into an exclusive boarding school, their future looks bright. But the school's halls harbour a terrible secret: students have been known to wander into the surrounding bushlands and vanish...without a trace! No...

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Blade of the moon princess. 2 by Tatsuya Endō

Blade of the moon princess. 2

Tatsuya Endō

Graphic novel

"Defiant and brash, Princess Kaguya Takenouchi isn't the ideal heir to the moon's Silver Court. But when villainous usurpers attack her people, she must rise to the occasion and protect the imperial line... Stranded on the Tainted World andhunted by relentless...

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Where the dark stands still  by A. B. Poranek

Where the dark stands still

A. B. Poranek

"Raised in a small village near the spirit-wood, Liska Radost knows that Magic is monstrous, and its practitioners, monsters. After Liska unleashes her own powers with devastating consequences, she is caught by the demon warden of the wood-- the Leszy-- who...

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The Vermilion Emporium  by Jamie Pacton

The Vermilion Emporium

Jamie Pacton

"On the morning Twain, a lonely boy with a knack for danger, discovers a strand of starlight on the cliffs outside of Severon, a mysterious curiosity shop appears in town. Meanwhile, Quinta, the ordinary daughter of an extraordinary circus performer, chases...

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Neighborhood story. 1 by Ai Yazawa

Neighborhood story. 1

Ai Yazawa

Graphic novel

"Welcome to Happy Berry! No, this isn't a fruit stand, but the label dreamed up by aspiring fashion designer Mikako Koda. In her quest to make a name for herself in the fashion world, Mikako enters Yazawa Arts Academy, a prestigious art school, alongside her...

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Strange Academy. The deadly field trip by Carlos Hernández

Strange Academy. The deadly field trip

Carlos Hernández

Graphic novel

"School is back in session! Strange Academy is taking a field trip to New York City to throw down against Brooklyn Visions Academy in the Multiversal Math Bowl! But when a mysterious new villain crashes the mathletics, the sorcerous students team up with Miles...

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One piece. Vol. 105, Luffy's dream by Eiichirō Oda

One piece. Vol. 105, Luffy's dream

Eiichirō Oda

Graphic novel

"With Kaido defeated and Wano saved, it's time for Luffy and his Straw Hat crew to depart for their next adventure. But big changes are happening all around the world, including the promotion of some new Emperors of the Sea!"--Provided by publisher.

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Tokyo aliens. Volume 6 by author Naoe (Comic book author)

Tokyo aliens. Volume 6

author Naoe (Comic book author)

Graphic novel

"Welcome to the sprawling metropolis of Tokyo, a top intergalactic tourist destination where the lives of earthlings and aliens intertwine! Hapless Akira Gunji somehow finds himself on what can only be called a date with one of the AMO's most wanted aliens,...

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The Darwin incident. 04 by Shun Umezawa

The Darwin incident. 04

Shun Umezawa

Graphic novel

"Half-human, half-chimpanzee Charlie is at the center of a maelstrom: the ALA want to turn him into a terrorist figurehead, the FBI want to bring him in, and the people of Shrews want nothing to do with him... Amid the chaos, Charlie has lost his family. But...

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The God of High School. 2 by Yongje Park

The God of High School. 2

Yongje Park

Graphic novel

"Things are heating up as the God of High School tournament moves into the quarterfinals, and Mori Jin's fellow South Koreans have some tough challenges ahead. Mira Yoo takes on the only other female participant in the competition, a high level wrestler, while...

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Defy the storm  by Tessa Gratton

Defy the storm

Tessa Gratton

One year after the fall of Starlight Beacon, the galaxy is in chaos. An anarchistic group known as the Nihil has taken over a section of space now known as the Occlusion Zone. Jedi Knight Vernestra Rwoh and scientist Avon Starros team up in an attempt to find...

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Sunbeams in the sky. 2 by Monika Kaname

Sunbeams in the sky. 2

Monika Kaname

Graphic novel

"Someone at the culture festival has figured out Himari and Mio's switcheroo--but Mio's only got Asaka on her mind! There's a popular legend that if two people hold hands during the culture festival after-party, they'll become a loving couple...so things might...

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10 hours to go  by Keely Parrack

10 hours to go

Keely Parrack

"Lily needs a ride-- a fire warning in Oregon has cancelled her train home to California. Her ex-best friend, Natasha, has offered to pick Lily up on her way back from Portland, though they're barely on speaking terms. As it turns out, Natasha's also giving a...

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My nest of silence  by Matt Faulkner

My nest of silence

Matt Faulkner

" Manzanar is nothing like home. Yet the relocation center is where Mari and her family have to live, now that the government has decided that Japanese Americans aren't American enough. Determined to prove them wrong, Mari's brother Mak has joined the army and...

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Dawnbreaker  by Jodi Meadows

Dawnbreaker

Jodi Meadows

"The king is dead. The world is lost. Long live the queen. The thin membrane of magic separating the human and demonic planes has been destroyed. Nightrender, the immortal warrior of the gods, must find a way to rebuild it, but Hanne-the serpent girl, always...

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The search for us  by Susan Azim Boyer

The search for us

Susan Azim Boyer

"Samira Murphy is caring for her widowed grandmother, and trying to get her older brother into recovery for alcohol addiction. With attendance at her dream college on the line, she takes a long shot DNA test to find the support she so desperately needs from a...

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Drifting dragons. 15 by Taku Kuwabara

Drifting dragons. 15

Taku Kuwabara

Graphic novel

"The deadly battle with Typhon is over, but the skirmish left Gibbs mortally wounded. He's going to need a particular kind of dragon oil to survive. Luckily, there should be a source close at hand. Meanwhile, Jiro's father reappears after abandoning his son...

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Marmalade boy. 4 Collector's edition. by Wataru Yoshizumi

Marmalade boy. 4 Collector's edition.

Wataru Yoshizumi

Graphic novel

"Miki is ecstatic over her plans to take a trip with Yuu! In order to save up money, she gets a job at an ice cream shop--but disaster strikes when she's working there. What will she do when she loses the bracelet Yuu gave her?!"--Provided by publisher.

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Orient. 18 by Shinobu Ōtaka

Orient. 18

Shinobu Ōtaka

Graphic novel

"Musashi has been captured by the Obsidian Eight, and Shishikado is grievously wounded after being cut down by Kazumasa. Hakujishi Castle appears on the verge of disaster when Kojiro steps forward, bearing his newly forged black blade. Yet, surely even that...

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Quality assurance in another world. 05 by Masamichi Sato

Quality assurance in another world. 05

Masamichi Sato

Graphic novel

"The once powerless NPC, Gaydle, was modified by Yamanaka, another King's Seeker like Haga, and received an incredibly powerful body. But the warriors of the mountains have had it with his barbarous ways. It doesn't take long for Haga and his party to be...

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Kaguya-sama : 27 by Aka Akasaka

Kaguya-sama : 27

Aka Akasaka

Graphic novel

"Will Kaguya get to the airport in time to say goodbye to Miyuki? First, she and an ally must make one last attempt to repair the rift between the Shinomiya and Shijo families. Then, Miyuki plots what to do with the leftover money from the bribe he received,...

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Mashle : Vol. 14 by Hajime Komoto

Mashle : Vol. 14

Hajime Komoto

Graphic novel

"Rayne is driven into a corner by Innocent Zero's fourth son, Delisaster. Finn tries to jump in to help, but Rayne stubbornly refuses his brother's aid. Meanwhile, Lance and Dot run into the third son, Epidem, but ignore him and start fighting each other...

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Spider-Man. 2, Who is Spider-Boy? by Dan Slott

Spider-Man. 2, Who is Spider-Boy?

Dan Slott

Graphic novel

"The Spider-Verse event has ended, and Spider-Man must pick up the pieces. But Peter Parker has changed. His powers are super-charged, enabling him to be the best Spider-Man he can be - but can his all-too-human body take the strain? Meanwhile, Electro has...

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Who made me a princess. II by artist Sŭp'un (Illustrator)

Who made me a princess. II

artist Sŭp'un (Illustrator)

Graphic novel

"After accidentally encountering her terrifying father Emperor Claude ahead of schedule, Athanasia has to rethink her entire life plan! Any hope of slipping away with a fortune in hidden baubles crumbles under Claude's fierce gaze. Under fear of death, with no...

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Ultraman. 19, Bewitching beauty. Cruel innocence. The battle runs red with blood when she smiles by Eiichi Shimizu

Ultraman. 19, Bewitching beauty. Cruel innocence. The battle runs red with blood when she smiles

Eiichi Shimizu

Graphic novel

"Decades ago, a being known as the Giant of Light joined together with Shin Hayata of the Science Special Search Party to save Earth from an invasion of terrifying monsters called Kaiju. Now, many years later, those dark days are fading into memory, and the...

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Star Wars. Vol. 7, Dark droids by Charles Soule

Star Wars. Vol. 7, Dark droids

Charles Soule

Graphic novel

"The Dark Droids saga casts its shadow over the flagship Star Wars title! Something has gone horribly wrong with Lobot, putting the Rebellion at terrible risk! Lando Calrissian will do anything to save his friend, even if it means betraying his rebel allies....

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Teen Titans. Year one by Amy Wolfram

Teen Titans. Year one

Amy Wolfram

Graphic novel

"When the fabled heroes of the Justice League of America begin behaving worse than villains, can their young trainees--Aqualad, Wonder Girl, Speedy, Kid Flash, and Robin--set things right? An early tale of the teenage super-team battling criminals, crushes,...

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Star Wars. Dark droids. by Marc Guggenheim

Star Wars. Dark droids.

Marc Guggenheim

Graphic novel

"The unsung heroes of the Clone Wars return! A terrible scourge is corrupting the galaxy's droids. To fight this menace and rescue his best friend C-3PO, R2-D2 must assemble a team of droid heroes: the D-Squad! It's an adventure filled with guest stars from...

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Archie 1000 page comics triumph

Archie 1000 page comics triumph

Graphic novel

"Archie and his friends Betty, Veronica, Jughead, Reggie, and more make their TRIUMPHANT return with 1,000 more pages of hilarity, hijinks, and heartwarming tales! Enjoy 1000 pages of full-color comic stories by Archie legends: Samm Schwartz, Bob Montana, Dan...

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Daemons of the shadow realm. 3 by Hiromu Arakawa

Daemons of the shadow realm. 3

Hiromu Arakawa

Graphic novel

"Ancient Daemons awaken to fight a new battle in an age-old war!! To get some answers, Yuru warily accepts an invitation from the Kagemoris, the very people who assaulted his village. This soon turns into an uneasy alliance when an ambush threatens everyone's...

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The eminence in shadow. 8 by Anri Sakano

The eminence in shadow. 8

Anri Sakano

Graphic novel

"Cid's engaging in a little 'fundraising' in the treasure vaults of the Crimson Tower to finance his future shadowbroker activities when he senses the presence of an upcoming boss battle! The newly resurrected Blood Queen is hosting a grisly banquet, and...

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I've been killing slimes for 300 years and maxed out my level. 12 by Yusuke Shiba

I've been killing slimes for 300 years and maxed out my level. 12

Yusuke Shiba

Graphic novel

"Although Azusa's used to semi-weird things happening in her generally laid back life, getting dragged into a celestial struggle by the goddess who reincarnated her is a bit much..."--Provided by publisher.

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Frieren : 9 by Kanehito Yamada

Frieren : 9

Kanehito Yamada

Graphic novel

"Elf mage Frieren and her courageous fellow adventurers have defeated the Demon King and brought peace to the land. But Frieren will long outlive the rest of her former party. How will she come to understand what life means to the people around her? As...

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Touring after the apocalypse. 4 by Sakae Saitō

Touring after the apocalypse. 4

Sakae Saitō

Graphic novel

"After staying the night in Oarai, Youko and Airi race up the Irohazaka slopes of Nikko to find the best hidden spots Saitama has to offer. However, on their way, what starts as a casual detour quickly turns into something much more when the two encounter...

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Re:Zero : Chapter 4, The sanctuary and the witch of greed. by Haruno Atori

Re:Zero : Chapter 4, The sanctuary and the witch of greed.

Haruno Atori

Graphic novel

"Subaru Natsuki is hoping to escape Roswaal Manor with Beatrice, only to come under attack from Elsa the Bowel Hunter. Elsewhere, Earlham Village faces a new foe that threatens to burn everything down. Can Subaru succeed despite these immense challenges, or...

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Re: Monster. 8 by Kogitsune Kanekiru

Re: Monster. 8

Kogitsune Kanekiru

Graphic novel

"With the assassination of the minister's grandson, the Noble Faction launches a coup d'etat! Accepting his new role of suppressing the rebellion with his signature grin, Rou withdraws his employer, the tomboy princess, to a secret location. There, he...

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Enlightened by Sachi Ediriweera

Enlightened

Sachi Ediriweera

Graphic novel

"Prince Siddhartha lives in a beautiful palace in the heart of Kapilavastu. His father, the king, ensures that he has the best of everything--he just can't go outside. He is locked up away from the city, away from anything that might cause him pain. He knows...

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Vixen : Volume one by Jasmine Walls

Vixen : Volume one

Jasmine Walls

Graphic novel

"Before starting college, Mari Jiwe's relatives gift her an ancestral totem, once fabled to give its wearer the powers of the animal kingdom. Mari just chalks its 'magical powers' up to superstition. After arriving in New York City, though, she definitely...

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Tokyo revengers. 13-14 by Ken Wakui

Tokyo revengers. 13-14

Ken Wakui

Graphic novel

"The decisive Christmas battle between Toman and the Black Dragons is finally over. Against all odds, Takemichi untangled a web of family drama and averted a bloody murder. But there's still the problem of his relationship with Hina. To try and keep her safe...

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Shadows House. 5 by author Somato (Japanese manga group)

Shadows House. 5

author Somato (Japanese manga group...

Graphic novel

"Occupying a mansion cloaked in secrecy, nobles and living dolls reside alongside each other. One such pair, Kate and Emilico, was deemed 'of age' recently. But what awaits them in the children's building with their fellow Shadows is a delicately woven web of...

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I am hexed. Volume one by Kirsten Thompson

I am hexed. Volume one

Kirsten Thompson

Graphic novel

"There's magic, mystery, personal drama, and an accidentally carnivorous plant. Witches have been a part of the political fabric of Washington D.C. since it was founded. It's only since the 1960s that witches stood together and fought to take back the word...

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Star wars. Vol. 7 Legends.

Star wars. Vol. 7 Legends.

Graphic novel

"A legend returns, and the future awaits! Boba Fett is alive! And the deadly assignments he takes on next will prove he's still the galaxy's greatest bounty hunter! Then, Luke Skywalker has established a new academy to train the next generation of Jedi...

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Big Ethel energy. 3 by Siobhan (Illustrator) Keenan

Big Ethel energy. 3

Siobhan (Illustrator) Keenan

Graphic novel

"Ethel learns some heart-wrenching truths about Ms. Grundy's personal life, and in doing so is tasked with special request on behalf of her favorite teacher. She's determined to give Ms. Grundy the fairytale ending she deserved--but what about her own love...

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When will Ayumu make his move? 13 / Soichiro Yamamoto ; translation: Max Greenway ; lettering: Phil Christie by Sōichirō Yamamoto

When will Ayumu make his move? 13 / Soichiro Yamamoto ; translation: Max Greenway ; lettering: Phil Christie

Sōichirō Yamamoto

Graphic novel

"With Urushi mostly out of the picture due to cram school, Rin ends up blurting out her feelings for Ayumu, though seems undeterred when he tells her he has feelings for someone else. Afterward, Urushi and Ayumu find themselves trapped in an elevator during a...

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Magic Knight Rayearth. Part one. by author CLAMP (Mangaka group)

Magic Knight Rayearth. Part one.

author CLAMP (Mangaka group)

Graphic novel

"Three girls who couldn't be more different meet on a school trip to Tokyo Tower--and find themselves beamed into a parallel world called Cefiro, where the mysterious Pillar has recruited them to avert a calamity! With the help of a motley troop of rogues and...

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It's only teenage wasteland by Curt Pires

It's only teenage wasteland

Curt Pires

Graphic novel

"In the first days of the apocalypse, a group of high school boys may be the last alive in the city. When his parents go out of town for the weekend, Mexican-American high schooler Javi decides to throw a party--one that'll launch him and his buds into...

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My hero academia. Vol. 36, Two flashfires by Kōhei Horikoshi

My hero academia. Vol. 36, Two flashfires

Kōhei Horikoshi

Graphic novel

"The plan to engage the villains on the heroes' terms has mostly succeeded. Now in different locations around Japan, the heroes and U.A. students take on the villains in all-out battles! First, Todoroki squares off against Dabi with terrifying intensity....

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Archie's Christmas wonderland

Archie's Christmas wonderland

Graphic novel

"Archie, Betty, Veronica, Jughead and the rest of the gang from Riverdale are known around the world for their festive adventures and merry mis-adventures! We continue the age-old tradition of celebrating Christmas with stories that best exemplify the season,...

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To your eternity. 19 by Yoshitoki Ōima

To your eternity. 19

Yoshitoki Ōima

Graphic novel

"After Mizuha is recovered and the false Fushi is defeated, the tightly knit group makes their way back to live out their days of peace. Still, the world is teaming with Nokkers and one now dwells within Yuki, too. Meanwhile, Satoru's final moments as the...

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City of the beasts  by Isabel Allende

City of the beasts

Isabel Allende

"Fifteen-year-old Alexander Cold has the chance to take the trip of a lifetime. Parting from his family and ill mother, Alexander joins his fearless grandmother, a magazine reporter for International Geographic, on an expedition to the dangerous, remote world...

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Into the light  by Mark Oshiro

Into the light

Mark Oshiro

"It's been a year since Manny was cast out of his family and driven into the wilderness of the American Southwest. He has survived by following some hard-learned rules-- but now he's taking a chance with the Varela family, whose son Carlos, seems to promise a...

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Snowglobe  by Soyoung (Young adult author) Park

Snowglobe

Soyoung (Young adult author) Park

"Raised in a climate-ravaged, frozen world, every day is a struggle for survival for Chobahm. Her only solace comes in the form of twenty-four-hour reality television shows, streamed directly from Snowglobe - the climate-controlled domed city at the heart of...

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A reckless oath  by Kaylie Smith

A reckless oath

Kaylie Smith

"After the heart-wrenching death at the end of book 1, Calla and the other witches are sent reeling. Still stuck in the deadly Neverending Forest, the group must decide their next steps as the Fates' War looms near. Calla, torn between past allegiances and new...

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Make me a liar  by Melissa Landers

Make me a liar

Melissa Landers

"It's an open secret at Harvey Davis High School that Tia Dante can solve all your problems (for a fee, of course). As one of the few blessed with the genetic gift of transferable consciousness, she can slip inside your mind and do your dirty work-- humiliate...

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Everyone's thinking it  by Aleema Omotoni

Everyone's thinking it

Aleema Omotoni

"Within the walls of Wodebury Hall, an elite boarding school in the English countryside, reputation is everything. But aspiring photographer Iyanu is more comfortable observing things safely from behind her camera. For Iyanu's estranged cousin, Kitan, life...

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Artifice  by Sharon Cameron

Artifice

Sharon Cameron

"Isa de Smit was raised in the vibrant, glittering world of her parents' small art gallery in Amsterdam, a hub of beauty, creativity, and expression, until the Nazi occupation wiped the color from her city's palette. The "degenerate" art of the Gallery de Smit...

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Stolen by night  by Steve Watkins

Stolen by night

Steve Watkins

"On May 10, 1940, the Nazis begin their march across Europe, and within weeks, France has fallen. At first, Nicolette's world seems more or less the same despite the occupation. But as the months pass, the Third Reich tightens its hold on France and it becomes...

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In the shallows  by Tanya Byrne

In the shallows

Tanya Byrne

"Mara's ex, Nico, is the girl of her dreams: beautiful, wild and unpredictable. She's Mara's everything, even though Mara's never sure that she's Nico's anything. Then Nico goes missing. New Year's Day: A girl is rescued from the sea. She knows she is called...

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Ballots, blasts & betrayal  by Robert Muchamore

Ballots, blasts & betrayal

Robert Muchamore

"Teen rebel and social-media star Robin Hood continues his epic struggle against the corrupt Sheriff of Nottingham and brutal crime boss Guy Gisborne. Robin Hood is campaigning to get his dad, Ardagh Hood, elected Sheriff of Nottingham. But their rival is...

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The prisoner's throne  by Holly Black

The prisoner's throne

Holly Black

Prince Oak is paying for his betrayal. Imprisoned in the icy north and bound to the will of a monstrous new queen, he must rely on charm and calculation to survive. With High King Cardan and High Queen Jude ready to use any means necessary to retrieve their...

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I hope this doesn't find you  by Ann (Young adult author) Liang

I hope this doesn't find you

Ann (Young adult author) Liang

"Sadie Wen is perfect on paper: school captain, valedictorian, and a "pleasure to have in class." It's not easy, but she has a trick to keep her model-student smile plastered on her face at all times: she channels all her frustrations into her email drafts....

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The bad ones  by Melissa Albert

The bad ones

Melissa Albert

"In the course of a single winter's night, four people vanish without a trace across a small town. Nora's estranged best friend, Becca, is one of the lost. As Nora tries to untangle the truth of Becca's disappearance, she discovers a darkness in her town's...

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Nubia  by Omar Epps

Nubia

Omar Epps

"Zuberi, Uzochi, and Lencho were among the first of a new generation of Nubians to awaken to extraordinary powers-- gifts their parents lost when they fled their island home decades ago. Now that Uzochi has been declared a Nubian catalyst, everyone expects him...

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Soulmates and other ways to die  by Melissa Welliver

Soulmates and other ways to die

Melissa Welliver

"Good news: We all have a soulmate. Thanks to a gene mutation, out there somewhere is our perfect match. Bad news: Your soul bond means you feel their pain before you've even met. And if your soulmate dies-- you die too. Control freak Zoe is determined to stay...

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Look me in the eye  by Jane Godwin

Look me in the eye

Jane Godwin

"Best friends Bella and Connie live on the outskirts of the city in an area that was once full of open fields and paddocks but is changing as the suburbs creep closer. And now there is Mish, Connie's cousin, who has to be included even though she is unfriendly...

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Ever since that day  by Emma Abrahams

Ever since that day

Emma Abrahams

"When Nova Samson's best friend, Skye Fletcher, dies in a tragic car accident, Nova has to confront the secret she's been keeping for the past year. But what really caused the car to crash that night? And why did Skye text an urgent message to Nova just...

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Rainbow days. 7 by Minami Mizuno

Rainbow days. 7

Minami Mizuno

Graphic novel

"Anna's been anxious about her date with Natsuki, but when he finally reaches out to her, he confesses that the fever he suffered has left him without any memories of what happened!"--Provided by publisher.

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Akane-banashi. 3 by Yuki Suenaga

Akane-banashi. 3

Yuki Suenaga

Graphic novel

"The student rakugo competition known as the Karaku Cup is about to begin. Akane immediately draws the attention of the crowd with her connection to Kaisei Arakawa, rising star of the Arakawa School and apprentice to Issho Arakawa. With her ani-san Koguma's...

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She-Hulk by Rainbow Rowell. Vol. 3, Girl can't help it by Rainbow Rowell

She-Hulk by Rainbow Rowell. Vol. 3, Girl can't help it

Rainbow Rowell

Graphic novel

"Rainbow Rowell takes the jade giantess from strength to strength! When a new villain named Scoundrel - as strong as She-Hulk and seemingly unstoppable - starts a thieving spree through New York City, he sends Jen's entire life tumbling into turmoil. So why...

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Mighty Morphin Power Rangers. Part one Necessary evil. by Ryan Parrott

Mighty Morphin Power Rangers. Part one Necessary evil.

Ryan Parrott

Graphic novel

"NECESSARY EVIL IS HERE AND NOTHING WILL EVER BE THE SAME! Following the reality-bending events of Shattered Grid, the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers must contend with the fallout from their war with Lord Drakkon including new teammates, mysterious allies, and...

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Bloody sweet. 2 by NaRae Lee

Bloody sweet. 2

NaRae Lee

Graphic novel

"The strength to stand up. With a vampire living in her closet and a shaman for a mother, Naerim's life hasn't felt normal for some time. Even still, a sudden string of accidents centered around Naerim seems particularly unusual and has Naerim wondering if...

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Sakura, Saku. 1 by Io Sakisaka

Sakura, Saku. 1

Io Sakisaka

Graphic novel

"The bud of bittersweet first love takes bloom! A mysterious boy comes to Saku Fujigaya's rescue when she falls ill on a train, but he leaves before she can thank him. After this experience, Saku never ignores strangers in need of help to emulate the boy who...

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Fullmetal Alchemist. 20th anniversary book by Hiromu Arakawa

Fullmetal Alchemist. 20th anniversary book

Hiromu Arakawa

Graphic novel

"Celebrate the legacy of Fullmetal Alchemist with this tribute to the iconic manga about two brothers' quest to reclaim their bodies torn apart by alchemy. This collection contains all of author Hiromu Arakawa's companion manga drawn to commemorate the series'...

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X-Men. X-Verse. by Fred Van Lente

X-Men. X-Verse.

Fred Van Lente

Graphic novel

"When Professor X tasks Logan with taking new student Kitty Pryde under his wing, neither of them is happy about the arrangement - but they'll need to work together to survive the experience! But does Wolverine's future lie with the X-Men? Or back with his old...

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Titans united. Bloodpact by Cavan Scott

Titans united. Bloodpact

Cavan Scott

Graphic novel

"All seems lost when Tim Drake wakes, out of uniform and seemingly out of time. Surely he was just fighting alongside Nightwing, Superboy, Starfire, Beast Boy, and Donna Troy? But where is Raven and what links her to the Fearsome Five? A blood sacrifice is...

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Wolf girl and black prince. 4 by Ayuko Hatta

Wolf girl and black prince. 4

Ayuko Hatta

Graphic novel

"High school girl Erika may be on Kyoya's leash, but she's determined to break free and unleash his heart! Fed up with being hopelessly single, high schooler Erika makes up a boyfriend to fit in. When her lies start to unravel, her schoolmate Kyoya offers to...

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Vixen : Volume two by Jasmine Walls

Vixen : Volume two

Jasmine Walls

Graphic novel

"Mari Jiwe has begun to understand the animal powers that come with her family's birthright: the Tantu Totem. But now a distant relative has followed her to New York to claim those powers for himself..."--Provided by publisher.

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Fly me to the moon. Volume 20 by Kenjirō Hata

Fly me to the moon. Volume 20

Kenjirō Hata

Graphic novel

"While Nasa and Tsukasa try to enjoy the romantic old-school amenities at their mountain hideaway, mysteries deepen. Who is the eccentric masked genius Kaguya, who recognized Tsukasa when they first met in a bamboo grove? When Kaguya sets out to investigate...

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The elusive samurai. 9, Onakegehara 1335 by Yūsei Matsui

The elusive samurai. 9, Onakegehara 1335

Yūsei Matsui

Graphic novel

"Having revealed himself as the Hojo heir, Tokiyuki is ready to rise up against the Mikado, with Yorishige as his ally and Suwa province at his back. Before they can retake Kamakura and restore the shogunate, they must face the Kanto Hisashiban who serve...

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Spider-Gwen. Shadow clones by Emily (Comics writer) Kim

Spider-Gwen. Shadow clones

Emily (Comics writer) Kim

Graphic novel

"Ghost-Spider faces her own clone saga! Gwen Stacy comes face to face with some of the deadliest Spider-Man villains of all - including Doctor Octopus, Sandman and the Vulture! But wait - why do they all look like Gwen?! And what do these hybrid clones all...

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Helck. 6 by Nanaki Nanao

Helck. 6

Nanaki Nanao

Graphic novel

"After the Demon Lord is slain at the hands of a lone human warrior, humans rejoice over the end of his reign of terror. But an intense tournament of powerful fighters hoping to be crowned the next Demon Lord has drawn in the unlikeliest of contestants--Helck,...

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My special one. Volume 4 by Momoko Koda

My special one. Volume 4

Momoko Koda

Graphic novel

"A girl who has sworn off beautiful boys meets a gorgeous pop star determined to win her heart! After a mortifying rejection, Sahoko Wakaume has sworn off beautiful boys. But a chance meeting puts her in the sights of gorgeous J-pop star Kouta Kirigaya of the...

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Pretty guardian Sailor Moon. 6 by Naoko Takeuchi

Pretty guardian Sailor Moon. 6

Naoko Takeuchi

Graphic novel

"Teenager Usagi is not the best athlete, she's never gotten good grades, and, well, she's a bit of a crybaby. But when she meets a talking cat, she begins a journey that will teach her she has a well of great strength just beneath the surface and the heart to...

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Witch hat atelier. Volume 11 by Kamome Shirahama

Witch hat atelier. Volume 11

Kamome Shirahama

Graphic novel

"Silver Eve, a time for witches and normal folk to come together, nears its final day. At the procession, witches from all walks will have an opportunity to secure an audience with the king, if they display an exceptional spell. In an attempt to help Dagda and...

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Star Wars. Vol. 8 Legends.

Star Wars. Vol. 8 Legends.

Graphic novel

"The Empire era concludes - and a New Hope dawns! General Dodonna, one of the Old Republic's most brilliant strategists, must use all his skills to outmaneuver the Imperial fleet - including commanders who were taught his tactics! Can he overcome the...

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