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1471408124
Paperback:Women in battle, 150 years of fighting for freedom, equality and sisterhood:2018
Author: Breen, Marta
Artist: Jordahl, Jenny
Translator: Mackies, Siân
Year: 2018
Language: English
Interest category: Society
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Hot Key Books
Resource type: Physical
Note: Translated from the Norwegian Presented as a graphic novel and spanning 150 years of recent history, 'Women in Battle' celebrates the fight for women's rights all over the world. Topics include the suffragette movement, female world leaders, abortion and contraception, gay marriage and `MeToo. Teenagers
117 pages, chiefly illustrations (colour) ; 28 cm (pbk)
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9380741049
Paperback:Muhammad Ali, the king of the ring:2011
Author: Helfand, Lewis
Artist: Sharma, Lalit
Year: 2011
Language: English
Interest category: Sport
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Campfire
Resource type: Physical
Note: Published outside the British Isles One of the greatest sportsmen of the century Muhammad Ali is heralded as an American hero and is an embodiment of strength and talent. This is his story told in a graphic novel. Ages 5 - 12
80 p., chiefly ill. ; 26 cm (pbk)
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0141028491
Paperback:The complete polysyllabic spree:2007
Author: Hornby, Nick
Year: 2007
Language: English
Interest category: Literature & languages
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Penguin
Resource type: Physical
Note: In his monthly accounts of what he's read - along with what he may one day read - Nick Hornby explores everything from the classic to the graphic novel, as well as poems, plays, sports books and other kinds of non-fiction. General adult
ix, 278 p., ill. ; 20 cm (pbk)
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0241969859
Paperback:The complete polysyllabic spree:2015
Author: Hornby, Nick
Year: 2015
Language: English
Interest category: Literature & languages
Media class: Paperback
Content type: Essay
Publisher: Penguin Books
Resource type: Physical
Note: In his monthly accounts of what he's read - along with what he may one day read - Nick Hornby explores everything from the classic to the graphic novel, as well as poems, plays, sports books and other kinds of non-fiction. General adult
288 pages, illustrations ; 20 cm (pbk)
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184668479X
Paperback:Dirt, the filthy reality of everyday life:2011
Author: Smith, Virginia
Author: Wellcome Collection.
Year: 2011
Language: English
Interest category: Science
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Profile
Resource type: Physical
Note: Published on occasion of an exhibition at the Wellcome Collection in London in March 2011 Published to coincide with a major new exhibition at the Wellcome Collection in London in March 2011, this provocative book features specially commissioned essays and a short graphic novel section on the significance and implications of dirt from the microbial level through to the environmental. General adult
256 p., col. ill. ; 23 cm (pbk)
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0007428758
Paperback:Top secret:2012
Author: Manning, Mick
Author: Granström, Brita
Year: 2012
Language: English
Interest category: Wars & warfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Collins Educational
Resource type: Physical
Note: During World War II, many spies were dropped from Britain into France to help fight the Nazis. One of them was a woman called Christine Granville, who risked her life to save her comrades. Follow her incredible true story is this beautifully illustrated graphic novel by award-winning authors Mick Manning and Brita Granström. Primary
Title series: Collins big cat. Yellow/Sapphire
16 p. ; 27 cm (pbk)
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1840232048
Paperback:The Sandman:The dream hunters
Author: Gaiman, Neil
Author: Yoshitaka, Amano
Language: English
Interest category: Graphic books
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Titan Books
Resource type: Physical
Note: Neil Gaiman takes up the Sandman mantle once more for an all new illustrated novel. Set in ancient Japan, it is a haunting fable of ill-fated love and dream eating monsters, told in an illustrated text format. Originally published: 1999
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1473218055
Paperback:Arcanum unbounded, the Cosmere collection:2017
Author: Sanderson, Brandon
Year: 2017
Language: English
Interest category: Science fiction novels
Media class: Paperback
Content type: Short story
Publisher: Gollancz
Resource type: Physical
Note: A collection of short fiction by renowned fantasy writer Brandon Sanderson. The works, originally published individually, convey the true expanse of the Cosmere. Telling the exciting tales of adventure Sanderson fans have come to expect, the collection includes the Hugo Award-winning novella 'The Emperor's Soul', an excerpt from the graphic novel 'White Sand' and the never-before-published Stormlight Archive novella 'Edgedancer'. General adult
352 pages ; 20 cm (pbk)
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140638058X
Paperback:Inkling:2018
Author: Oppel, Kenneth
Year: 2018
Language: English
Interest category: Stories for older children
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Walker Books
Resource type: Physical
Note: When Ethan's class is given the task of creating a graphic novel and magical ink jumps out of his father's sketchbook, a strange series of events is set into motion. To his younger sister, Inkling is Lucy, her beloved dog; to his father, Inkling is a second chance at a dwindling career and a chance to solve his family's money worries. Friends and enemies alike try to use Inkling to ace tests and create bestselling comic books, but to Ethan, Inkling is his friend - and he must do everything in his power save him. Ages 5 - 12
281 pages ; 20 cm (pbk)
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1445150433
Paperback:Survivors of the Holocaust:2016
Author: whittingham, Zane
Author: Jones, Ryan
Year: 2016
Language: English
Interest category: History
Media class: Paperback
Content type: Bibliography
Publisher: Franklin Watts
Resource type: Physical
Note: Based on a series of a BAFTA-nominated animated documentaries, the artwork in 'Survivors of the Holocaust' has been reinvented to bring together six different real-life survivors' account of the Holocaust. Every word rings with truth, whether it describes the bleak fear of arriving at Auschwitz or the sheer terror of Kristallnacht, and is complemented by dazzling, clever artwork. This unique children's graphic novel aims to bring the survivors' stories to a new audience. It is an important, timely reminder of the horrors that can be inflicted on innocent people and a reflection of the Holocaust's legacy today. Teenagers
96 pages, chiefly illustrations (colour) ; 29 cm (pbk)
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144510606X
Paperback:The case of the haunted babysitter and other mysteries:2011
Author: Battle, Craig
Author: Pérez, Ramón
Author: O'Donnell, Liam
Year: 2011
Language: English
Interest category: Junior Graphic Books
Media class: Paperback
Content type: Short story
Publisher: Franklin Watts
Resource type: Physical
Note: Whispering Meadows has plenty of secrets. Meet the duo that uncovers them. Amateur detective Max Finder and his aspiring journalist sidekick, Alison Santos, are on the case in this award-winning series of graphic novel 'solve-it-yourself' mysteries. Can you avoid the dead ends and red herrings to sort the victims from the villians? Ages 5 - 12
Title series: Max Finder
92 p., chiefly col. ill. ; 23 cm (pbk)
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0761370943
Paperback:On the case with Holmes and Watson, Sherlock Holmes and the red headed league:2012
Author: Robbins, Trina
Author: Page, Tyler
Year: 2012
Language: English
Interest category: Junior Graphic Books
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Lerner
Resource type: Physical
Note: This graphic novel series for Sherlock Holmes will be an excellent addition to any collection for readers of the universal sleuth with more in the pipeline. For children
Title series: On the case with Holmes and Watson
64 p., chiefly col. ill. ; 22 cm (pbk)
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1445106051
Paperback:The case of the movie set mischief and other mysteries:2011
Author: O'Donnell, Liam
Author: Cho, Michael, illustrator
Year: 2011
Language: English
Interest category: Junior Graphic Books
Media class: Paperback
Content type: Short story
Publisher: Franklin Watts
Resource type: Physical
Note: Whispering Meadows has plenty of secrets. Meet the duo that uncovers them. Amateur detective Max Finder and his aspiring journalist sidekick, Alison Santos, are on the case in this award-winning series of graphic novel 'solve-it-yourself' mysteries. Can you avoid the dead ends and red herrings to sort the victims from the villians? Ages 5 - 12
Title series: Max Finder
93 p., chiefly col. ill. ; 23 cm (pbk)
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1426319037
Hardback:Dirtmeister's nitty gritty planet Earth, all about rocks, minerals, fossils, earthquakes, volcanoes, and even dirt!:2015
Author: Tomecek, Steve
Illustrator: Harper, Fred
Year: 2015
Language: English
Interest category: Science
Media class: Hardback
Content type: Bibliography
Publisher: National Geographic Kids
Resource type: Physical
Note: Published outside the British Isles Come and explore the world under your feet with the Dirtmeister and friends! Part graphic novel, part fun guidebook, this very cool, rocky journey introduces both eager and reluctant readers to the basic geologic processes that shape our Earth. Clear and concise explanations of the various geologic processes reveal the comprehensive science behind each fascinating topic. Fun facts and simple DIY experiments reinforce the concepts while short biographies of important scientists inspire future geo-scientists. Ages 5 - 12
128 pages, illustrations (colour) ; 26 cm (pbk)
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0062796984
Hardback:The confidence code for girls, taking risks, messing up, and becoming your amazingly imperfect, totally powerful self:2018
Author: Kay, Katty
Year: 2018
Language: English
Interest category: Health
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: HarperCollinsPublishers
Resource type: Physical
Note: Girls can rule the world - all they need is confidence. This empowering, entertaining guide gives girls the essential yet elusive code to becoming bold, brave, and fearless. It's a paradox familiar to parents everywhere: girls are achieving like never before, yet they're consumed with doubt on the inside. Girls worry constantly about how they look, what people think, whether to try out for a sports team or school play, why they aren't getting 'perfect' grades, and how many likes and followers they have. Packed with graphic novel strips; appealing illustrations; fun lists, quizzes, and challenges; and true stories from tons of real girls, this book teaches girls to embrace risk, deal with failure, and be their most authentic selves. Ages 5 - 12
240 pages ; 22 cm (hbk)
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1781162816
Paperback:Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Defenders of the lost temple:2013
Year: 2013
Language: English
Interest category: Junior Graphic Books
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Titan
Resource type: Physical
Note: This is the latest in a series of official child friendly novel digests, based on the popular animated TV series, 'Star Wars: The Clone Wars!'.
96 p., chiefly col. ill. ; 19 cm (pbk)
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1407130919
Paperback:Super Diaper Baby 2, the invasion of the potty snatchers:2012
Author: Pilkey, Dav
Year: 2012
Language: English
Interest category: Junior Graphic Books
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Scholastic
Resource type: Physical
Note: George and Harold are in big trouble again! Their mean principle, Mr Krupp, has had it with their comic books. But the boys aren't giving up, and they decide to create an all-new epic novel about a subject they've never tackled before! Ages 5 - 12
187 p., chiefly ill. ; 20 cm (pbk)
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0552995878
Paperback:Like water for chocolate:1993
Author: Esquivel, Laura
Author: Esquivel, Laura
Year: 1993
Language: English
Interest category: General fiction novels
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Black Swan
Resource type: Physical
Note: This translation originally published: as Like water for hot chocolate. London: Doubleday This novel is a romantic, poignant tale, touched with moments of magic, graphic earthiness and bittersweet wit. A sumptuous feast of a novel, it relates the bizarre history of the all-female De La Garza family. General adult Translated from the Spanish
221 p. ; 20 cm (pbk)
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076137096X
Paperback:Sherlock Holmes and the adventure of the six Napoleons:2012
Author: Robbins, Trina
Author: Page, Tyler
Year: 2012
Language: English
Interest category: Junior Graphic Books
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Lerner
Resource type: Physical
Note: This graphic novel series for Sherlock Holmes will be an excellent addition to any collection for readers of the universal sleuth with more in the pipeline. For children
Title series: On the case with Holmes and Watson
64 p., chiefly col. ill. ; 22 cm (pbk)
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0761370951
Paperback:Sherlock Holmes and the adventure at the Copper Beeches:2012
Author: Robbins, Trina
Author: Page, Tyler
Year: 2012
Language: English
Interest category: Junior Graphic Books
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Lerner
Resource type: Physical
Note: This graphic novel series for Sherlock Holmes will be an excellent addition to any collection for readers of the universal sleuth with more in the pipeline. For children
Title series: On the case with Holmes and Watson
64 p., chiefly col. ill. ; 22 cm (pbk)
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1445106043
Paperback:The case of the trail trap and other mysteries:2011
Author: O'Donnell, Liam
Author: Cho, Michael, illustrator
Year: 2011
Language: English
Interest category: Junior Graphic Books
Media class: Paperback
Content type: Short story
Publisher: Franklin Watts
Resource type: Physical
Note: Whispering Meadows has plenty of secrets. Meet the duo that uncovers them. Amateur detective Max Finder and his aspiring journalist sidekick, Alison Santos, are on the case in this series of graphic novel 'solve-it-yourself' mysteries. Ages 5 - 12
Title series: Edge
96 p., chiefly col. ill. ; 23 cm (pbk)
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1595824812
Paperback:Mass Effect, Redemption:2010
Author: Walters, Mac
Author: Miller, John Jackson
Author: Francia, Omar
Author: Atiyeh, Michael
Author: Mandryk, Daryl
Year: 2010
Language: English
Interest category: Graphic books
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Dark Horse
Resource type: Physical
Note: Published outside the British Isles This novel begins with the disappearance of Commander Shepard. The story of what happens next will have the commander's companion Dr Liara T'Soni undertake a deadly mission of extraordinary importance in the Milky Way's lawless Terminus Systems. Teenagers
Title series: Mass effect
96 p., chiefly col. ill. ; 26 cm (pbk)
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0007519370
Paperback:Gulliver's travels:[2014]
Author: Matthews, Andrew
Artist: Horrocks, Steve
Year: [2014]
Language: English
Interest category: Stories for younger children
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Collins
Resource type: Physical
Note: Lime band 11/Diamond band 17 This adventure-filled graphic novel retells the famous story of Lemuel Gulliver, as he is shipwrecked and wakes up on the island of Lilliput. Primary
Title series: Collins big cat progress
31 pages, chiefly illustrations (colour) ; 20 x 27 cm (pbk)
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0785153292
Paperback:Castle, Richard Castle's Deadly Storm:2013
Author: Castle, Richard
Author: Bendis, Brian Michael
Author: DeConnick, Kelly Sue
Year: 2013
Language: English
Interest category: Graphic books
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Marvel
Resource type: Physical
Note: Published outside the British Isles In this 'adaptation' of Derrick Storm's second novel, the private investigator is hired to bug the hotel suite of an African head of state - but what should have been a routine mission quickly spirals out of control when Storm overhears a woman's terrifying scream on the wire. General adult
112 p. ; 23 cm (pbk)
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0761353933
Paperback:Ali Baba, fooling the forty thieves:2010
Author: Croall, Marie P.
Year: 2010
Language: English
Interest category: Junior Graphic Books
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Lerner
Resource type: Physical
Note: This graphic novel tells the story from the 'Arabian Nights'. Ages 5 - 12
48 p., chiefly col. ill. ; 24 cm (pbk)
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