New Arrivals · Graphic Novels

August 17, 2017
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

Tokyo ghoul

August 16, 2017
Ishida, Sui, author, illustrator.
San Francisco, CA : VIZ Media, [2015-2017]
14 volumes : chiefly illustrations ; 21 cm
Reads in the traditional Japanese format from right to left.

Black Panther. World of Wakanda

August 16, 2017
Gay, Roxane
New York, NY : Marvel Worldwide, Inc. , 2017.
1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
Contains materials originally published in magazine form as Black Panther: World of Wakanda #1-6.
Dawn of the midnight angels -- The people for the people -- Death of the white tiger.

Kill or be killed

August 15, 2017
Brubaker, Ed, author.
Portland, OR : Image Comics, 2017-
volumes : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
Contains material originally published in magazine form.

Murder ballads

August 15, 2017
Soria, Gabriel.
New York, NY : Z2 Comics, 2017.
1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
Issued with download card containing access code for soundtrack music.
"Featuring an original soundtrack by Dan Auerbach and Robert Finley"--Cover.
"Murder Ballads follows the fall and reinvention of Nate Theodore, the dead-broke and deadbeat owner of a failed record label who is on a cross-country drive in the dead of winter with his wife Mary, fleeing the wreckage of their business and heading towards the destruction of their marriage. But Nate is given an unexpected chance to redeem himself when, during an unscheduled detour, he "discovers" Donny and Marvell Fontweathers, two African-American brothers who play a singular version of doom-laden country blues. Convinced that the brothers are the key to his salvation, Nate's desperate to make an album with the brothers before someone else finds out about them--but he needs money. Money he doesn't have and can't get through any conventional means."--Back cover.

The end of the fucking world

August 15, 2017
Forsman, Charles, author, artist.
©2013
"James and Alyssa are two teenagers living a seemingly typical teen experience as they face the fear of coming adulthood. Forsman tells their story through each character's perspective, jumping between points of view with each chapter. But quickly, this somewhat familiar teenage experience takes a more nihilistic turn as James' character exhibits a rapidly forming sociopathy that threatens both of their futures. He harbors violent fantasies and begins to act on them, while Alyssa remains as willfully ignorant for as long as she can, blinded by young love." -- Amazon.com.

Toriko

August 15, 2017
Shimabukuro, Mitsutoshi, 1975- author, artist.
San Francisco, Calif. : Viz Media, 2010-
volumes : chiefly illustrations ; 20 cm
Printed in Japanese right to left format.
"First published in Japan in 2008 by Shueisha Inc., Tokyo"--Page [2].
v. 1. Gourmet Hunter Toriko! -- v. 2. Coco! -- v. 3. The thing -- v. 4. Sunny -- v. 5. The regal plateau

Akira

August 14, 2017
Ōtomo, Katsuhiro, 1954-
Milwaukie, OR : Dark Horse Comics, c2000-2002.
6 v. : chiefly ill. ; 26 cm.
Originally published in Japan in 1989 and 1990 in Young magazine by Kodansha Ltd., Tokyo.

Batman/Superman

August 14, 2017
Pak, Greg, author.
New York : DC Comics, [2014]-
volumes : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm.
Writers and artist vary between volumes.
v. 1. Cross world -- v. 2. Game over -- v. 3. Second chance -- v. 4. Siege -- v. 5 Truth hurts -- Universe's finest

Teen Titans : Earth One

August 14, 2017
Lemire, Jeff, author.
New York : DC Comics, [2014]-
volumes : chiefly color ilustrations ; 26 cm
Artist vary between volumes.

Captain America : Sam Wilson

August 14, 2017
Spencer, Nick, author.
New York, NY : Marvel Worldwide, [2016]-
volumes : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
Cover title.
Contains material originally published in magazine form.
v .1 Not my Captain America -- v. 2. Standoff -- v. 3. Civil war II -- v. 4 #Takebacktheshield -- v. 5. End of the line

Hal Jordan and the Green Lantern Corps

August 14, 2017
Venditti, Robert, author.
Burbank, CA : DC Comics, [2017]-
volumes : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
Originally published in single magazine form.
"Hal Jordan and the Green Lantern Corps volume 1: Rage Planet"--V. 1, t.p. verso.
v. 1. Sinestro's law -- v. 2. Bottled light -- v. 3. Quest for hope

Batgirl : Stephanie Brown

August 14, 2017
Miller, Bryan Q., author.
Burbank, CA : DC Comics, [2017]-
volumes : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
Originally published in single magazine form.
v. 1. Collects Batgirl #1-12

Devils' line

August 11, 2017
Hanada, Ryo.
New York, NY : Vertical, Inc, 2016-
volumes : chiefly illustrations ; 18 cm
Printed in Japanese right to left format.
First published in Japan in 2013 by Kodansha, Ltd.

Rick and Morty

August 10, 2017
Gorman, Zac, author.
Portland, OR: Oni Press, 2015-
volumes: chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
Writers and artist vary between volumes.

Attack on Titan. Before the fall

August 8, 2017
Suzukaze, Ryo.
New York : Kodansha, 2014-
v. : chiefly ill. ; 19 cm.
Printed in Japanese right to left format.
Attack on Titan created by Hajime Isayama.
v. 1. A child of carnage -- v. 2. Free to face the truth -- v. 3. Take a stand for humanity -- v. 4. A vilified exile -- v. 5. The secret to survival -- v. 6. On the shoulders of titans -- v. 7. On the hunt -- v. 8. Waiting in the dark -- v. 9. Old scores to settle -- v. 10. Excavating the past -- v. 11. A quest for vengeance

Ten count

August 8, 2017
Takarai, Rihito, author, artist.
San Francisco, CA : SuBLime Manga, [2016]-
volumes : chiefly illustrations ; 19 cm

Green Arrow

August 8, 2017
Percy, Benjamin, author.
Burbank, CA : DC Comics, [2017]-
volumes : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
Originally published in single magazine form.
Artists vary between volumes.
v. 1. The death & life of Oliver Queen (Collects Green Arrow rebirth 1, Green Arrow 1-5) -- v. 2. Island of scars (Collects Green Arrow 6-11) -- v. 3. Emerald outlaw (Collects Green Arrow 12-17)

The Wendy project

August 8, 2017
Osborne, Melissa Jane, author.
©2017
92 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 23 cm
"16-year-old Wendy Davies crashes her car into a lake on a late summer night in New England with her two younger brothers in the backseat. When she wakes in the hospital, she is told that her youngest brother, Michael, is dead. Wendy, a once rational teenager, shocks her family by insisting that Michael is alive and in the custody of a mysterious flying boy. Placed in a new school, Wendy negotiates fantasy and reality as students and adults around her resemble characters from Neverland. Given a sketchbook by her therapist, Wendy starts to draw. But is The Wendy Project merely her safe space, or a portal between worlds?"--Publisher.

Haven't you heard? I'm Sakamoto

August 8, 2017
Sano, Nami, 1987- author, artist.
[Los Angeles, California] : Seven Seas Entertainment, 2015-
volumes : chiefly illustrations ; 19 cm
Printed in Japanese right to left format.
Adaptation for v. 2, Janet Gilbert, Karis Page, v. 3-4, Karis Page.
"First year high school student Sakamoto isn't just cool, he's the coolest! Almost immediately after starting school, he began attracting everyone;s attention. The girls love him, and most of the boys resent him. There's even a boy in the class who works as a model, but who is constantly upstaged by Sakamoto! No matter what tricks the other boys try to play on him, Sakamoto always manages to foil them with ease and grace. Though Sakamoto may seem cool and aloof, he helps others when asked, such as in the case of the boy in his class who was being constantly bullied. No matter what difficulties Sakamoto encounters, he moves through his high school life with confidence and class!"-- Amazon.

Crisis on infinite earths

August 8, 2017
Wolfman, Marv, author.
Burbank, CA : DC Comics, [2015]
494 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 29 cm
Originally published in single magazine form in Crisis on infinite earths #1-12 and History of the DC Universe #1-2.

Buffy the vampire slayer. Season 11

August 8, 2017
Milwaukie, OR : Dark Horse Books, 2017-
volumes : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
Statements of responsibility and artists vary between volumes.
v. 1. The spread of evil
""Routine existence for Buffy and the Scoobies is shattered when San Francisco is hit by a tsunami caused by a dragon of storms-killing thousands. The US government outlaws unauthorized magic, requiring supernatural beings to be registered and relocated to internment camps. The Scoobies are caught in a situation that is nothing like what they've faced before."-- Provided by publisher.

Uncanny X-Men. Superior

August 7, 2017
Bunn, Cullen.
New York, N.Y. : Marvel Worldwide, c2016-
v. : chiefly col. ill. ; 26 cm.
v. 1. Survival of the fittest -- v. 2. Apocalypse wars -- v. 3. Waking from the dream -- v. 4. IVX

Captain America : Steve Rogers

August 7, 2017
Spencer, Nick, author.
©2016-
volumes : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
Artists vary between volumes.
v. 1. Hail Hydra -- v. 2. The trial of Maria Hill -- v. 3. Empire building

Superman

August 7, 2017
Tomasi, Peter, author.
Burbank, CA : DC Comics, [2017]-
volumes : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
Originally published in single magazine form.
Artists vary between volumes.
v. 1. Son of Superman -- v. 2 Trials of the super son -- v. 3. Multiplicity

Batman Arkham. Clayface

August 7, 2017
Burbank, CA : DC Comics, [2017]
1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
Originally published in single magazine form in Detective comics 40, 298, 478-479, Outsiders 21, Secret Origins 44, Batman 550, Catwoman 4, Batman Gotham Knights 69,70,71, and Batman secret files and original villain 1.

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