New Arrivals · Teen Nonfiction

March 28, 2015
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

Wonder Woman

March 27, 2015
Azzarello, Brian.
New York, N.Y. : DC Comics, c2012-
v. : chiefly col. ill. ; 27 cm.
Wonder Woman created by William Moulton Marston.
v. 1. Blood -- v. 2. Guts -- v. 3. Iron -- v. 4. War -- v. 5. Flesh

Ultimate Spider-Man ultimate collection

March 27, 2015
Bendis, Brian Michael.
New York, N.Y. : Marvel Worldwide, c2007-
v. : chiefly col. ill. ; 26 cm.
Contains material originally published in magazine.
Following the murder of his uncle and the Green Goblin's assault on his high school, Peter finds himself on the brink of manhood: getting a job at the Daily Bugle to help support his widowed aunt and taking on extracurricular activities -- such as bringing down the Kingpin, the head of organized crime in New York City!

Love & profanity : a collection of true, tortured, wild, hilarious, concise, and intense tales of teenage life

March 26, 2015
North Mankato, Minnesota : Switch Press, 2015.
231 pages ; 20 cm
Subtitle on cover: True, tortured, wild, hilarious, and intense tales of teenage life.
Includes indexes.
"A collection of short, true stories by well-known and up-and-coming YA authors on the teenage experience"-- Provided by publisher.

Oh my goddess!

March 25, 2015
Fujishima, Kōsuke.
Milwaukie, OR : Dark Horse Comics, c2002-
v. : chiefly ill. ; 21 cm.
Translators and artists vary.
Manga fantasy/humor.

Ms. Marvel

March 25, 2015
Wilson, G. Willow, 1982- author.
New York, NY : Marvel Worldwide, Inc., a subsidiary of Marvel Entertainment, LLC, [2014]-
volumes : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm.
v. 1. No normal -- v. 2. Generation why
Kamala Khan is an ordinary girl from Jersey City - until she's suddenly empowered with extraordinary gifts. But who truly is the new Ms. Marvel? Teenager? Muslim? Inhuman? Find out as she takes the Marvel Universe by storm! When Kamala discovers the dangers of her newfound powers, she unlocks a secret behind them, as well. Is Kamala ready to wield these immense new gifts? Or will the weight of the legacy before her be too much to bear? Kamala has no idea, either. But she's comin' for you, New York!

Adventures of Superman

March 25, 2015
New York : DC Comics, [2014]-
volumes : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm.
Writers and artists vary between volumes.
Rocketed from Krypton. Adopted by Earth. Powered by the sun. Raised to be a hero. Features standout stories from a host of comics' top talents in these collections of digital-first material.

Cataclysm : the Ultimates' last stand

March 25, 2015
Bendis, Brian Michael, author.
New York : Marvel, 2015.
1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
Collecting Hunger #1-4, Cataclysm 0.1, Cataclysm: the ultimates' last stand #1-5, Cataclysm: ultimate Spider-Man #1-3, Cataclysm: ultimate X-Men #1-3, Cataclysm: ultimates #1-3, and Survive #1.
"The dreaded Galactus has arrived in the Ultimate Universe! With a whole dimension of new planets for him to devour, the Ultimate heroes must stop Galactus from destroying their entire universe! Unstoppable and insatiable, he decimates the Chitauri, the Kree - and then heads for Earth. As Rick Jones and Vision make desperate last-ditch attempts to deter Galactus, the Ultimates face the Devourer head-on! And while Nick Fury plots, Reed Richards fights for redemption, M.O.D.O.K. prepares for the end, and the X-Men deal with a lethal secret weapon, Miles Morales heads to Galactus' birthplace - the Marvel Universe - hoping for clues to save his world! Is this the Ultimate heroes' last stand?"--Provided by publisher.

Debunk it! : how to stay sane in a world of misinformation

March 23, 2015
Grant, John, 1949- author.
San Francisco, CA : Zest Books, [2014]
288 pages ; 19 cm
We live in an era of misinformation, much of it spread by authority figures, including politicians, religious leaders, broadcasters, and, of course, apps and websites. With so much bogus information coming from so many sources, how can anyone be expected to discover the truth? In Debunk It, author John Grant uses modern, ripped-from-the-headlines examples to clearly explain how to identify bad evidence and poor arguments. He provides a roundup of the rhetorical tricks people use when attempting to pull the wool over our eyes, and even offers advice about how to take these unscrupulous pundits down. So if you're tired of hearing blowhards spouting off about climate change, history, evolution, medicine, and more, this is the book for you. Debunk It is the ultimate guide for young readers seeking a firmer footing in a world that's full of holes.--Provided by publisher.

Things I'll never say : stories about our secret selves

March 20, 2015
©2015
xii, 306 pages ; 20 cm
The we-are-like-everybody-else game / Ellen Wittlinger -- Cupid's beaux / Cynthia Leitich Smith -- Partial reinforcement / Kerry Cohen -- When we were wild / Louise Hawes -- Lucky buoy / Chris Lynch -- For a moment, underground / Kekla Magoon -- Storm clouds fleeing from the wind / Zoë Marriott -- Choices / Mary Ann Rodman -- Quick change / E.M. Kokie -- Call me! / Ron Koertge -- A crossroads / J.L. Powers -- Little Wolf and the iron pin / Katy Moran -- Three-four time / Erica L. Kaufman -- We were together / Ann Angel -- A thousand words / Varian Johnson.

Wolverine and the X-Men

March 19, 2015
Latour, Jason, 1977- author.
New York, NY : Marvel Worldwide, a subsidiary of Marvel Entertainment, LLC, [2014]-
volumes : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
Contains material originally published in single issue form.
v. 1. Tomorrow never learns -- v. 2. Death of Wolverine
Welcome to the Jean Grey School for Higher Learning, where Wolverine, Storm, and a star-studded faculty educate the next generation of mutants. But with their own lives steeped in deadly enemies and personal crises, how can the X-Men guide and educate, let alone defend, the school?

X-Men

March 19, 2015
Wood, Brian, 1972- author.
New York : Marvel, 2013-
volumes : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm.
Writers and artists vary between volumes.
v. 1. Primer -- v. 2. Muertas -- v. 3. Bloodline -- v. 4. Exogenous
The X-Women finally get their own book, from critically acclaimed superstars Brian Wood and Oliver Coipel! An old enemy shows up at the X-Men's door, seeking asylum from an ancient evil come back to earth. Meanwhile, Jubilee has come home, and she's brought with her an orphaned baby who might hold the key to the earth's survival...or its destruction. Against a backdrop of what seems like an alien invasion and an eons-spanning war between brother and sister, Storm steps up and puts together a team to protect the child and stop a new threat that could destroy all life on earth!

Guardians of the galaxy/all-new X-Men. The trial of Jean Grey

March 19, 2015
Bendis, Brian Michael, author.
©2014
1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm.
"Contains material originally published in magazine form as Guardians of the galaxy #11-13 and All-new X-Men #22-24"--Title page verso.
When an alien race decides to put Jean Grey on trial for the genocide committed by Dark Phoenix, the Guardians of the Galaxy and the All New X-Men must work to save her from the twisted intergalactic justice.

Fighting invisible tigers : stress management for teens

March 17, 2015
Hipp, Earl, 1944-
Minneapolis, MN : Free Spirit Pub., c2008.
133 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Stress 101: The Lowdown on Invisible Tigers -- 10 Tiger-Taming Techniques. #1 : Get Moving ; #2 : Fight Stress with Food ; #3 : Find Your Calm Center ; #4 : Stand Up for Yourself ; #5 : Weave a Safety Net of Support ; #6 : Take Charge of Your Life ; #7 : Get Time on Your Side ; #8 : Risk Trying New Things ; #9 : Stand on Solid Ground ; #10 : Choose the Upside View -- First Aid for Tiger Bites.
Discusses how stress affects teenagers and the different ways it can be managed.

Wind farms

March 16, 2015
Farmington Hills, Mich. : Greenhaven Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, [2015]
96 pages ; 24 cm.
America should continue to invest in wind energy / Jordan Schneider, tony Dutziik, and Rob Sargent -- Wind farms should not receive government funding / Mike Bond -- The government should end wind subsidies and encourage innovation / Geoffrey Styles -- Wind energy cuts carbon emissions / Chris Goodall and Mark Lynas -- Wind farms will create more carbon dioxide, say scientists / Andrew Gilligan -- Wind energy is reliable / Mark Shwartz -- Wind energy is not reliable / Alex Fitzsimmons -- Wind energy is economical / Michael Goggin -- Wind turbines are wiping out bird populations / Robert Johns -- Wind energy should not be exempt from the Endangered Species Act / Paul Dreissen -- Outer Banks Offshore Wind Farm gets blowback / Scott Harper -- Offshore wind farms could attract tourists / Christina Albrecht, Andreas Wagner, and Kerstin Wesselmann -- The future of wind energy is uncertain / Dave Levitan.

Egypt

March 16, 2015
Farmington Hills, Mich : Greenhaven Press, A part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2015.
270 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
How should recent political events in Egypt be viewed? -- The military takeover of Egypt should be deemed a coup / Robert Scheer -- The military takeover of Egypt should not be classified as a coup / Mark Ulrich -- Is what happened in Egypt a coup or a revolution? It's both / Max Fisher -- Egypt's military coup was a legitimate expression of the people's will / Reese Neader -- Egypt's military coup is illegitimate and undemocratic / Peter Osborne -- Egypt's new constitution is a step toward democracy / Hafez Ghanem -- Egypt's constitutional referendum : it's not about democracy anymore / Dan Murphy -- Egypt's constitutional referendum has solved nothing / Sharif Nashashibi -- What is the impact of recent political and social upheaval in Egypt? -- Civil liberties are being violated in Egypt / Sharif Abdel Kouddous -- Sexual harassment of and violence against women are on the rise / Brian Rohan -- Egypt's military coup is undoing the gains of the Arab Spring / Tim Black -- Egypt will rise again / Ross Harrison -- Egypt's democratic revolution has stalled / HA Hellyer -- Egypt is hobbled by a culture of corruption and cronyism / Talal Salman -- Egypt's military coup could doom democracy / Mohammad Fadel -- What political, economic, and social policies should Egypt adopt? -- Egypt should embrace secular governance / Salma El Shahed -- Egypt will not be a truly secular country / Raymond Stock -- Religious figures must avoid partisanship and sectarianism / Asma Afsaruddin -- The Egyptian government must be inclusive to Islamist factions / Anando Bhakto -- Economic reform : the only way forward for Egypt / Jamal Khashoggi -- Egypt's rape culture must be confronted and not used for political gain / Anna Lekas Miller -- What should be US policy on Egypt? -- The United States will support democratic and economic reform in Egypt / Barack Obama -- The United States should realize the limitations of its influence in Egypt / Steven A. Cook -- As Egypt erupts, U.S. dithers / John Bolton -- The United States must clearly repudiate the Egyptian military coup / John Esposito -- The United States should resume military aid to Egypt / Eric Trager -- The United States should not resume military aid to Egypt / Sarah Marusek.

Justice League

March 12, 2015
Johns, Geoff, 1973-
New York, NY : DC Comics, c2012-
v. : chiefly col. ill. ; 27 cm.
Originally published in single magazine form.
v. 1. Origin -- v. 2. The villian's journey -- v. 3. Throne of Atlantis -- v. 4. The grid -- v. 5. Forever heroes
Individual superheroes band together and form the Justice League to battle a series of strange attacks on the Earth set in motion by Darkseid, an alien warlord.

The other side of the Wall

March 9, 2015
Schwartz, Simon, 1982-
Minneapolis : Graphic Universe, 2015.
112 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 23 cm
Simon Schwartz was born in 1982 in the GDR (East Germany). One and a half years later, he left the country with his parents, and the family resettled in West Berlin. As political dissidents, his parents experienced harassment by the Stasi and a lack of understanding from members of their own family. This striking graphic novel memoir chronicles the family's difficult journey to get to the other side of the Berlin Wall.

Buffy the vampire slayer : panel to panel-seasons 8 & 9 : featuring Angel & Faith

March 6, 2015
Milwaukie, OR : Dark Horse Comics, 2015.
223 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 31 cm
Buffy the vampire slayer is one of the most groundbreaking television shows to date, with an incredible following years after its premiere. In 2006, Dark Horse Comics teamed with visionary creator Joss Whedon to continue the adventures of Buffy Summers and her dearest friends, Willow, Xander, and Giles, only in comics. With Whedon at the helm, season 8 launched to incredible fanfare. Panel to panel collects cover art from over 240 issues and collections of Buffy seasons 8 and 9 and the subsequent spinoff series Willow, Spike, and the ongoing Angel & Faith. This one-of-a-kind collection showcases fan-favorite characters portrayed with precision and care.

Batman beyond 2.0

March 5, 2015
Higgins, Kyle, 1985- author.
©2014.
volumes : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
v. 1. Rewired -- v. 2. Justice lords beyond
Batman Beyond 2.0 launches with a new direction for Terry McGinnis! Commissioner Barbara Gordon enlists Terry's help while investigating the death of Neo-Gotham's Mayor, which took place inside the new Arkham Institute. Was it really only a heart attack? Or was one of Arkham's infamous inmates responsible?

Hulk

March 5, 2015
Waid, Mark, 1962- author.
©2014-
volumes : chiefly colored illustrations ; 26 cm
v. 1. Banner DOA
Bruce Banner lies at death's door after being shot in the head by an unknown assailant during the shocking events of the Indestructible Hulk finale. If he survives, it won't be as the Banner we have known.

G.I. Joe : the fall of G.I. Joe

March 5, 2015
Traviss, Karen, author.
San Diego : IDW, 2015-
volumes : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
v. 1. Originally published as G.I. Joe volume 4, issues #1-4
Cobra has become an international peacekeeping force...and the future of G.I. Joe looks bleak. Scarlett leads what's left of America's ultimate fighting force, but will she be able to keep the team together? Real-world action and politics collide, and nothing will be the same.

What if I'm an atheist? : a teen's guide to exploring a life without religion

March 4, 2015
Seidman, David, 1959-
New York : Simon Pulse, 2015.
ix, 245 pages ; 22 cm
Who are atheists (and agnostics and other unbelievers)? -- Is atheism a religion? -- Don't you need God for a moral life? -- Are there atheist-friendly religions? -- How do you become an atheist? -- How will becoming an atheist change you? -- What if you were raised as an atheist? -- Should you tell? -- How do you tell your parents? -- How will your parents react? -- How will your friends react? -- How do unbelievers handle hostile teachers, principals, and classmates? -- Can you celebrate Christmas? and other holiday FAQs -- How can you handle arguments against your being an atheist? -- How can you handle arguments against atheism in general? -- How can you handle arguments for religion? -- How can you make arguments for atheism? -- What if you turn from atheist to believer? -- What's your future going to look like?
A guide to atheism and nonbelief shares counsel on the challenges of questioning the views of one's upbringing, establishing beliefs about religion and spirituality, and addressing the practical aspects of managing religious occasions.

Minorities and the law

March 3, 2015
Farmington Hills, Mich. : Greenhaven Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, [2015]
115 pages ; 23 cm.

Sexting

March 3, 2015
Farmington Hills, Mich. : Greenhaven Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, [2015]
87 pages ; 23 cm.

Sexual assault and the military

March 3, 2015
Farmington Hills, Mich. : Greenhaven Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, [2015]
122 pages ; 23 cm.

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