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The Best We Could Do: An Illustrated Memoir
by Thi Bui

Language

English

Pages

336

Publication Date

March 07, 2017

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<b>National bestseller</b><br /><b>2017 National Book Critics Circle (NBCC) Finalist<br /> ABA Indies Introduce Winter / Spring 2017 Selection<br /> Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers Spring 2017 Selection<br /> ALA 2018 Notable Books Selection<br /><br /> An intimate and poignant graphic novel portraying one family鈥檚 journey from war-torn Vietnam, from debut author Thi Bui</b>.<br /> 聽<br /> This beautifully illustrated and emotional story is an evocative memoir about the search for a better future and a longing for the past. Exploring the anguish of immigration and the lasting effects that displacement has on a child and her family, Bui documents the story of her family鈥檚 daring escape after the fall of South Vietnam in the 1970s, and the difficulties they faced building new lives for themselves.<br /> 聽<br /> At the heart of Bui鈥檚 story is a universal struggle: While adjusting to life as a first-time mother, she ultimately discovers what it means to be a parent鈥攖he endless sacrifices, the unnoticed gestures, and the depths of unspoken love. Despite how impossible it seems to take on the simultaneous roles of both parent and child, Bui pushes through. With haunting, poetic writing and breathtaking art, she examines the strength of family, the importance of identity, and the meaning of home.<br /> 聽<br /> In what Pulitzer Prize鈥搘inning novelist Viet Thanh Nguyen calls 鈥渁 book to break your heart and heal it,鈥?<i>The Best We Could Do</i> brings to life Thi Bui鈥檚 journey of understanding, and provides inspiration to all of those who search for a better future while longing for a simpler past.
Corbin's Basement
by Lorie Yauney

Language

English

Pages

373

Publication Date

November 26, 2019

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Corbin presents himself as the perfect man--handsome, witty, and caring. But his smooth smile hides an abusive past and sinister cravings...his darkest desires must be satisfied. He must have trophies. But regardless of the number of victims, a void remains.<br /><br />No one ever loved him...until Peyton Alexander.<br /><br />He wanted to taste her innocence from their first encounter, and he had the unfamiliar instinct to protect her, even from himself.<br /><br />But then, there's that pesky little obsession of his.
SuperDrunk: An Urban Fantasy Anti-Hero Novel [Superhero / Dark Co...
by Christian Mallia

Language

English

Pages

183

Publication Date

November 06, 2019

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<p><b>Tom Brantley, A.K.A. Super Drunk, is a complex superhero (or perhaps anti-hero?) who discovers that he has the unique power of psychokinesis whenever getting drunk or high.</b><br />聽<br />Revered as聽Burlington City's guardian, he loves to put on a show for his beloved fans when saving lives and fighting crime, almost as much as partying and fornicating. Despite the citizens egging on his reckless behavior, his family and friends worry about his failing health. With each alcohol-induced blackout, Tom revisits his high school years. He recalls meeting his first love, Amy Cougar, and how she couldn't handle his shallow, celebrity lifestyle. But after consuming psychedelics鈥攕hrooms or <i>'magic mushrooms'</i>鈥攊t seems like his past exists as an odd parallel reality to his present life.</p><p>This sexy and thought-provoking dark superhero story takes readers over the edge and into the seedy world of SuperDrunk, where fighting bad guys and getting hot chicks might be nothing more than an escape for a high-school loser trying to extricate himself from the realities of life.</p><p><b>Page Up and Order Now.</b></p>
The EC Archives: Frontline Combat Volume 2 (Ec Archives - Frontli...
by Harvey Kurtzman

Language

English

Pages

184

Publication Date

October 22, 2019

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<b>Legendary Writer/Artist/Editor Harvey Kurtzman collaborates with some of the greatest artists of all time in Wally Wood, John Severin, Alex Toth, and many others to create some of the most essential War stories ever told!</b><br /><br />In these classic EC tales, we are taken to War in the true grueling and horrific light that few comics of the time dared to show!<br /><br />Collecting <i>Frontline Combat</i> #7-12, this volume features--in fully remastered digital color--the work of comic book greats Harvey Kurtzman, Wally Wood, John Severin, Bill Elder, George Evans, and Alex Toth!<br /><br />Collects <i>Frontline Combat</i> issues #7-#12.
The EC Archives: Tales from the Crypt Volume 1
by Various

Language

English

Pages

216

Publication Date

November 26, 2019

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As any fan of comics knows, EC comics still represent the best of Golden Age writing and artwork. Now, Dark Horse Books is proud to bring you the very first issues of EC鈥檚聽<i>Tales from the Crypt</i>, featuring the amazing artistic talents of Johnny Craig, Al Feldstein, George Roussos, Wally Wood, Harvey Kurtzman, Graham Ingels, and Jack Kamen! Collects聽<i>The Crypt of Terror</i>#17鈥?19 and聽<i>Tales from the Crypt</i>聽#20鈥?22 in full color!
The EC Archives: Tales from the Crypt Volume 2
by Al Feldstein

Language

English

Pages

216

Publication Date

August 09, 2017

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More classic horror tales written and illustrated by the all-star lineup of Al Feldstein, Wally Wood, Jack Kamen, Johnny Craig, Joe Orlando, Graham Ingels, and Jack Davis! Reprinting twenty-four stories from <i>Tales from the Crypt</i> #23鈥?28, the inspiration for the hit movie and HBO series!<br /> * Foreword from <i>Gremlins</i> director Joe Dante!
The EC Archives: Crime SuspenStories Volume 4
by , William Gaines

Language

English

Pages

320

Publication Date

August 27, 2019

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<b>Shocking pulp stories of Crime and Intrigue!</b><br /><br />This Volume collects classic tales from <i>Crime SuspenStories</i> issues #19-27, from the hands of legendary creators Al Feldstein, Harvey Kurtzman, Johnny Craig, Jack Davis, Joe Orlando, and more!
The EC Archives: Two-Fisted Tales Volume 1
by Various

Language

English

Pages

216

Publication Date

July 09, 2019

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Writer-artist-editor Harvey Kurtzman teamed with legendary artists Wally Wood, Johnny Craig, Jack Davis, Al Feldstein, John Severin, Will Elder, and Dave Berg to create these powerful stories of struggle and humanity that are considered to be among the best war stories ever told. Now, Dark Horse Books is proud to present this first incredible volume, reprinting the first six complete issues of <i>Two-Fisted Tales</i>, originally published in 1950 and 1951. Includes an introduction by noted comics collector and founder of Diamond Comics Distributors, Stephen Geppi.
The EC Archives: Tales from the Crypt Volume 5
by Al Feldstein

Language

English

Pages

216

Publication Date

January 25, 2017

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Dark Horse Comics is proud to bring you more creepily classic Tales from the Crypt! Digitally re-colored using Marie Severin's original colors as a guide, this twisted tome features stories drawn by the unforgettable artistic talents of Jack Davis, George Evans, Jack Kamen, Graham Ingels, Reed Crandall, Bernie Krigstein, Bill Elder, and Joe Orlando!
The EC Archives: Weird Fantasy Volume 2
by Al Feldstein

Language

English

Pages

216

Publication Date

January 24, 2017

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The fantasies just get weirder at Dark Horse! This wonderful and bizarre volume collects issues #7-12 of the groundbreaking comics anthology--remastered in glorious digital color! Featuring twenty-four breathtaking tales from iconic writers and artists including Al Feldstein, Jack Kamen, George Roussos, Wally Wood, Joe Orlando, and Mac Elkin, with a foreword by rock-and-roll legend Gene Simmons!

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