New Arrivals - Teen Comics/Graphic Novels
Presents, in graphic novel format, the adventures of explorer Ernest Shackleton in the Antarctic.
"In Puerto Rico, there is a girl, Isabel Sanchez, who could be like any other girl you see in high school, except for the creature who lives inside of her that's a ruthless killing machine"--From publisher description.
Life is tough enough for eighteen-year-old gang leader Gene Young due to his pretty face that often gets him mistaken for a girl, but after he becomes the victim of a vampire attack, he is not only transformed into a vampire, but into a girl as well.
"Usagi Tsukino is a normal girl until she meets up with Luna, a talking cat, who tells her that she is Sailor Moon. As Sailor Moon, Usagi must fight evils and enforce justice, in the name of the Moon and the mysterious Moon Princess. She meets other girls destined to be Sailor Senshi (Sailor Scouts), and together, they fight the forces of evil!"--Provided by publisher.
Mizuki, a girl who pretends to be a boy at an all-boys school, finds it hard to keep her secret with such distractions as a snoopy reporter, a cross-dressing contest, a persistent photographer, and visits by friends who know the truth.
"In a technologically advanced future, college student Travis tracks down a girl named Charley after he meets her at a party, only to find out she's an experimental robot"-- Provided by publisher.
Akira, a boy who looks like a girl, wants to be in the all-girl band in which Mizuki, who looks like a boy, is the lead guitarist, but Mizuki is reluctant to let him join the band or to give in to the attraction between them.
"After the failure of his uncle's business, the brilliant realist William Twining finds himself penniless. To make matters worse, demons appear before him, insisting he has the power to appoint the next King of Hell! The demons offer to pay his school tuition in exchange for his help. While his principles as a staunch realist prevent him from believing in them how can William resist such a generous offer?"--back of cover.
"The Great Tokyo Earthquake. Ten years ago, it destroyed lives as it tore buildings asunder. Among those who lived through the disaster was Ganta Igarashi, now a middle school student finally getting a footing in his own life-- that is, until the day the 'Red Man' appears at his school and turns his world upside down again. Ganta's entire class is brutally murdered, and although innocent of the crime, Ganta is sentenced to death and sent to the bizarre prison known as 'Deadman Wonderland.' There, a brutal game of survival begins, where Ganta must discover the truth behind his classmates' murder. Can Ganta break out of Deadman Wonderland-- or will it break him first?"--P.  of cover (v. 1).
"Zita the Spacegirl has saved planets, battled monsters, and wrestled with interplanetary fame. But she faces her biggest challenge yet in the third and final installment of the Zita adventures. Wrongfully imprisoned on a penitentiary planet, Zita has to plot the galaxy's greatest jailbreak before the evil prison warden can execute his plan of interstellar domination!" -- from publisher's web site.