New Arrivals · Teen Nonfiction

April 21, 2017
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

Fairy tail

April 20, 2017
Mashima, Hiro, 1977-
|3v. 13- : New York : Kodansha Comics.
v. : chiefly ill. ; 19 cm.
Printed in Japanese right to left format.
First published in Japan in 2006 by Kodansha Ltd., Tokyo.


April 20, 2017
Snyder, Scott.
New York : DC Comics, c2012-2017
10 volumes : chiefly col. ill. ; 27 cm.
Writers and artists vary between volumes.
Originally published in single magazine form.
v. 1. The court of owls -- v. 2. The city of owls -- v. 3. Death of the family -- v. 4. Zero year : secret city -- v. 5. Zero year : dark city -- v. 6. Graveyard shift -- v. 7. Endgam -- v. 8. Superheavy -- v. 9. Bloom -- v. 10. Epilogue

Captain America : Steve Rogers

April 20, 2017
Spencer, Nick, author.
volumes : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
Artist vary between volumes.
v. 1. Hail Hydra -- v. 2. The trial of Maria Hill

Superman Action comics

April 20, 2017
Jurgens, Dan.
Burbank, CA : DC Comics, [2017]-
volumes : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
Originally published in single magazine form.
Artist vary betwee volumes.
v. 1. Path of doom (Collects Action comics 957-962) -- v. 2. Welcome to the planet (Collects Justice league 52 and Action comics 963-966)

Princess jellyfish

April 19, 2017
Higashimura, Akiko, author.
New York : Kodansha Comics, 2016-
volumes : chiefly illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm
Printed in Japanese right to left format.
v. 1. Stinging beauty -- v. 2. Armed with style -- v. 3. Chic counter-attack -- v. 4. Fashioning a fairy tale

Serena Williams : tennis ace

April 18, 2017
Pina, Andrew.
New York, N.Y. : LUCENT Books, 2017.
104 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
A superstar on and off the court -- All in the tennis family -- Training for the pros -- From the sidelines to the court -- Four in a row: the serena slam -- Personal trials and family tragedy -- Back on top.

How to be happy : a memoir of love, sex and teenage confusion

April 18, 2017
Burton, David J., author.
Melbourne, Australia : Text Publishing, 2015.
259 pages ; 20 cm
A memoir of the author's teenage and young adult years, in which he describes his uncertainty about his sexuality, problems with bullying, and struggles with depression.

More than me

April 17, 2017
Espinosa, Matthew, 1997- author, narrator.
209 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
You may think you know everything about multiplatform entertainer Matthew Espinosa--but he's here to tell you so much more in his debut book. You know Matthew is burning up the internet with more than 18 million fans across YouTube, Vine, Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. You know about his starring role in the hit movie Be Somebody. And you know he makes you laugh every time. More Than Me tells you what you don't know, with Q&As and more that offer an inside look at Matthew's life and a new side of him that's hilarious and heartfelt. For the first time, Matthew wants to let the world in on the true story of his wild ride to success and why he loves what he does. In this must-have for any fan, Matthew is ready to share how legendary you can all be--together.

Human movement : how the body walks, runs, jumps, and kicks

April 17, 2017
Mooney, Carla, 1970- author.
White River Junction, VT : Nomad Press, a division of Nomad Communications, [2017]
vii, 120 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm.
"Inspires interest in STEM"--Back cover.
Forces and motion in the human body -- The skeleton -- The muscular system -- The brain-body connection -- Help from the organs -- Fuel to move -- Moving on.
Discusses the basic anatomy and physiology of the human body and how bones, muscles, organs, and nerves work together to make movement possible.


April 14, 2017
Del Duca, Leila, author.
volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
In a post-industrial desert wasteland, fifteen-year-old Boetema develops the ability to astral project to other planets. On her own planet, with her parents gone, she and her thirteen-year-old brother, Inotu, must cross a dangerous desert to flee a cyborg bodyguard.

Lebron James : basketball's king

April 14, 2017
Nagelhout, Ryan.
New York : LUCENT Books, 2017.
104 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
From prodigy to pro -- The young King James -- King of Cleveland -- The decision -- Winning in Miami -- Coming home.

Audubon : on the wings of the world

April 14, 2017
Grolleau, Fabien, author.
174 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 29 cm
Originally published as Sur les Ailes du monde, Audubon by Dargaud in 2016.
At the start of the 19th century, John James Audubon embarked upon an epic ornithological quest across America with nothing but his artist's materials, an assistant and a gun. Driving him on through terrible storms, encounters with ferocious bears and dangerous people, Audubon's all-consuming passion for birds came to define his entire life - but what would the world make of his expressive and distinctly unscientific illustrations upon return?

Our cats are more famous than us : a Johnny Wander collection

April 14, 2017
Hirsh, Ananth, author.
Portland, OR : Oni Press, 2017.
411 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 21 cm
In 2008, Ananth Hirsh and Yuko Ota launched the auto-bio webcomic Johnny Wander. Eight years, four cats, and three moves are chronicled in this gorgeous hardcover omnibus.

G.I. Joe : a real American hero

April 13, 2017
Hama, Larry.
San Diego, CA : IDW Pub., c2011-
v. : chiefly col. ill. ; 26 cm.
Artists vary between volumes.


April 13, 2017
Pak, Greg, author.
New York : DC Comics, [2014]-
volumes : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm.
Artist vary between volumes.
v. 1. Cross world -- v. 2. Game over -- v. 3. Second chance -- v. 4. Siege -- v. 5 Truth hurts


April 13, 2017
Tomasi, Peter, author.
Burbank, CA : DC Comics, [2017]-
volumes : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
Originally published in single magazine form.
v. 1. Son of Superman -- v. 2 Trials of the super son


April 13, 2017
King, Tom, 1978- author.
Burbank, CA : DC Comics, [2017]-
volumes : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm.
Originally published in single magazine form.
Artist vary between volumes.
v. 1. I am Gotham (Collects Batman 1-6 and Batman: rebirth 1) -- v. 2. I am suicide (Collects Batman 9-15)

Green Arrow

April 13, 2017
Percy, Benjamin, author.
Burbank, CA : DC Comics, [2017]-
volumes : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
Originally published in single magazine form.
v. 1. The death & life of Oliver Queen (Collects Green Arrow rebirth 1, Green Arrow 1-5) -- Island of scars (Collects Green Arrow 6-11)

Batman '66 meets The Man from U.N.C.L.E.

April 13, 2017
Parker, Jeff, 1966- author.
Burbank, CA : DC Comics, [2017]
1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
"Originally published in single magazine form as Batman '66 meets The Man from U.N.C.L.E. #1-6 and online as Batman '66 meets The Man from U.N.C.L.E. digital chapters #1-12."

Yona of the dawn

April 12, 2017
Kusanagi, Mizuho, 1979-
San Francisco, CA : VIZ Media, [2016]
volumes : chiefly illustrations ; 19 cm
Translation of: Akatsuki no Yona.
First published in Japan in 2010 by Hakusensha, Inc., Tokyo.

The dead inside : a true story

April 11, 2017
Etler, Cyndy, author.
x, 289 pages : illustration ; 22 cm
Originally published as Straightling : a memoir in 2012 in the United States by CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform.
At age fourteen, Cyndy Etler had escaped from her violent home only to be reported as a runaway and sent to a drug rehabilitation facility that changed her world. Behind the closed doors of Straight, Inc., the program used bizarre and intimidating methods to treat its patients. In this memoir, Cyndy recounts the living nightmare that she endured for sixteen months at Straight, Inc.

Almost adulting : all you need to know to get it together (sort of)

April 11, 2017
Rose, Arden, author.
196 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Let's get is started in here -- The things you absolutely most definitely need to know about being an adult -- My mom isn't going to grocery shop for me anymore?? -- Creating the perfect apartment without wads of cash or buckets of tears -- Finding a decent date in an online world -- That time I literally started pulling out my hair -- Someone actually advocating long distance -- The moment I realized that I was a grown-ass woman -- An ode to my butt -- Let's talk about sex until I make you mildly to extremely uncomfortable -- Dad's not feeling great, guys -- It's okay to feel sad, or happy, or both at the same exact time.
A social media celebrity and lifestyle vlogger explains how to survive future adulthood, from how to travel alone to being in an actual relationship.

Let's be real : living life as an open and honest you

April 11, 2017
Bure, Natasha, author.
Grand Rapids, Michigan : Zondervan, [2017]
223 pages ; 22 cm
Foreword by Sadie Robertson.
"From singer, model and YouTube celebrity Natasha Bure, the daughter of Candace Cameron Bure, comes a real, honest conversational book that doesn't hold back. Everywhere she goes and every video she posts has one basic message: this is real, this is life, and we all go through it. Whether it's acne, boyfriends, faith, stress, or having fun, Natasha's view is to simply be honest, simply be real, no matter what you face. Natasha's real and relatable tone paired with personal notes and stories will help readers see that living a 'real' life is the best life" --Inside jacket.

Star Wars : Han Solo

April 10, 2017
Liu, Marjorie M., author.
New York, NY : Marvel Worldwide, Inc., 2017.
1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
Originally published in magazine form as Han Solo #1-5.
Everyone's favorite scoundrel goes Solo! Han is given a top-secret undercover mission for the Rebellion: rescuing several informants and spies! His cover for the assignment? Only the biggest and most infamous starship race in the galaxy, the Dragon Void! A tournament he has dreamt of winning his entire life. With a chance of glory, can Han keep his mind on the mission? Or is failing Leia worse than losing? If that wasn't enough, there's also the small matter of finding a traitor within the Rebellion. As the Dragon Void heats up, can a certain Wookiee pal lend a hand in the mole hunt? Place your bets for the ultimate space race! Our money's on Han and the Millennium Falcon - after all, it's the ship that made the Kessel Run in less than twelve parsecs!

Fearless women : courageous females who refused to be denied

April 6, 2017
Reynolds, Toby, author.
Hauppauge, NY : Barron's Educational Series, 2017.
64 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Profiles thirty-six women who fought for freedom, and forged new paths to help change society, including such notables as Rosa Parka, Malala Yousafzai, Jane Goodall, Maya Angelou, and Amelia Earhart.

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