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Graphic Novels & Comics

Katie tthe Catsitter
Venable, Colleen Af

 Staff Pick


Calling all Raina Telgemeier fans! Introducing an irresistible new middle-grade graphic novel series about growing up, friendship, heroes, and cats (lots of cats!)--perfect for fans of Guts, Awkward and Real Friends (not to mention anyone who loves cats!)

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Item No. 9781984895639
$12.99
Katie the Catsitter #2 Best Friends for Never
Venable, Colleen Af
Calling all Raina Telgemeier fans! It's back to school for Katie the Catsitter in this purr-fectly irresistible graphic novel series about friendship, heroes, and cats (lots of cats)!

Katie loves skating with the Wheelas and the fact that she's officially a superhero sidekick. But...

Item No. 9781984895660
$12.99
Kitten Construction Company
Green, John Patrick

All Marmalade wants to do is build things.

She is, after all, a trained architect.

She's also a distractingly adorable kitten.

Fed up with not being taken seriously because she's so cute, Marmalade bands together with a handful of other aspiring builders--all of them kittens. But in...

Item No. 9781250801937
$9.99
Kitten Construction Company #2: A Bridge too Fur
Green, John Patrick

In John Patrick Green's Kitten Construction Company: A Bridge Too Fur the feline builders return, this time, with dogs! Construction has never been cuter than in this graphic novel for very young readers!

Marmalade and her crew of construction kittens are in high demand!

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Item No. 9781250801913
$9.99
Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up with Me
Tamaki, Mariko

One of FORBES Best Graphic Novels of 2019
On BCCB 2019 Blue Ribbons List
One of NPR's Best Books of 2019
Booklist 2019 Editors' Choice
One of Bitch Media's Best Queer YA Novels of 2019

Author Mariko Tamaki and illustrator...

Item No. 9781626722590
$17.99
Legends of Zita the Spacegirl
Hatke, Ben

A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Ben Hatke brings back our intrepid space heroine for another delightful sci-fi/fantasy adventure. Zita is determined to find her way home to earth, following the events of the first book. But things are never simple, and certainly never easy, in space.

Zita's...

Item No. 9781596434479
$12.99
Leo and the Gorgon's Curse
Todd-Stanton, Joe
The fourth title in Joe Todd-Stanton's Brownstone's Mythical Collection series ventures into the world of Ancient Greek mythology. Full of dangerous challenges, cunning monsters, and godly heroes, this graphic novel is sure to be a hit with young readers interested in Greek mythology, but...
Item No. 9781838749897
$10.99
Lightfall
Probert, Tim

Eliza (The Carle Bookshop) says: This graphic novel is gorgeously illustrated with big world-building and truly loveable characters. Really thoughtful depictions of anxiety and friendship,...

New York Times bestselling author Kazu Kibuishi says of Lightfall: "Beautifully drawn. Tim Probert has created a world readers will want to visit."

For fans of Amulet and middle grade readers who love sweeping worlds like Star Wars, the first...

Item No. 9780062990464
$12.99
Lightfall #2 Shadow of the Bird
Probert, Tim

New York Times bestselling author Faith Erin Hicks says of Lightfall: "Gorgeous artwork and a lovable heroine make Lightfall the series I wish I'd had as a kid."

In the second installment of the award-winning, critically acclaimed Lightfall series, Bea...

Item No. 9780062990488
$12.99
Little Robot
Hatke, Ben

When a little girl finds an adorable robot in the woods, she presses a button and accidentally activates him for the first time. Now, she finally has a friend. But the big, bad robots are coming to collect the little guy for nefarious purposes, and it's all up to a five-year-old armed only with...

Item No. 9781626720800
$17.99
Long Way Down Graphic Novel
Reynolds, Jason
A Time Best YA Book of All Time (2021)

Jason Reynolds's Newbery Honor, Printz Honor, and Coretta Scott King Honor-winning, #1 New York Times bestselling novel Long Way Down is now a gripping, galvanizing graphic novel, with haunting artwork by Danica Novgorodoff...

Item No. 9781534444959
$19.99
Lowriders (Book 1) in Space (Paperback)
Camper, Cathy

Lupe Impala, El Chavo Flapjack, and Elirio Malaria love working with cars. You name it, they can fix it. But the team's favorite cars of all are lowriders--cars that hip and hop, dip and drop, go low and slow, bajito y suavecito. The stars align when a contest for the best car around...

Item No. 9781452128696
$9.99
Lowriders (Book 2) Center of the Earth (Paperback)
Camper, Cathy
2017 Pura Belpré Illustrator Award Winner

The lovable trio from the acclaimed Lowriders in Space are back! Lupe Impala, Elirio Malaria, and El Chavo Octopus are living their dream at last. They're the proud owners of their very own garage. But when their beloved cat Genie goes missing,...

Item No. 9781452138367
$9.99
Lowriders (Book 3) Blast from the Past (Hardcover)
Camper, Cathy

When new friends Lupe, Flapjack, and Elirio are each bullied by Las Matamoscas, they know they're going to like one another. When they find out they all love lowrider cars, they know they'll be friends for life. But the bullies won't leave the Lowriders alone--and they don't let any girls or...

Item No. 9781452163154
$22.99
Lumberjanes #1
Ellis, Grace
Five best friends spending the summer at Lumberjane scout camp...defeating yetis, three-eyed wolves, and giant falcons...what's not to love?!

Friendship to the max! Jo, April, Mal, Molly and Ripley are five best pals determined to have an awesome summer together...and they're not gonna...

Item No. 9781608866878
$14.99
Lumberjanes #2: Friendship to the Max
Ellis, Grace
What a mystery!

Jo, April, Mal, Molly, and Ripley are not your average campers, and Miss Qiunzella Thiskwin Penniquiqul Thistle Crumpet's Camp for Hardcore Lady-Types is not your average summer camp. Between the river monsters, magic, and the art of friendship bracelets, this summer is...

Item No. 9781608867370
$14.99
Lumberjanes #3
Allen, Gus A
If you got it, haunt it!

Trying to take advantage of the first quiet day at camp in a while, Mal and Molly's date takes a bizarre turn with the appearance of the bear woman! Back at camp, Jo, April, and Ripley must stay on their toes as they try to earn every badge possible which ends up...

Item No. 9781608868032
$14.99
Lumberjanes #4
Ellis, Grace
The mystery of history!

Jen just wants to have a normal lesson with her cabin, teaching Jo, April, Mal, Molly, and Ripley the basic survival skills needed without any supernatural intervention when a blizzard hits camp! Separated from her girls, Jen finds herself in more trouble than...

Item No. 9781608868605
$14.99
Lunch Lady (Book 1) The Cyborg Substitute
Krosoczka, Jarrett J
From the author of National Book Award finalist Hey, Kiddo.

Serving justice . . . and lunch!

Hector, Terrence, and Dee have always wondered about their school lunch lady. What does she do when she isn't dishing out the daily special? Where does she live? Does she have a lot...

Item No. 9780375846830
$6.99
Lunch Lady (Book 10) The Schoolwide Scuffle
Krosoczka, Jarrett J
From the author of National Book Award finalist Hey, Kiddo.

Lunch Lady and Betty have been unceremoniously cut from the school budget, and the timing couldn't be worse--the villains from all nine of her previous adventures are worming their way back into Thompson Brook with a...

Item No. 9780385752794
$6.99
Lunch Lady (Book 2) The League of Librarians
Krosoczka, Jarrett J
From the author of National Book Award finalist Hey, Kiddo.

Serving justice . . . and lunch!

Lunch Lady can sniff out something rotten like no one else--and there's definitely something rotten going on in the library. The usually friendly librarians have become cold and...

Item No. 9780375846847
$6.99
Lunch Lady (Book 2): The League of Librarians (Hardcover)
Jarrett J. Krosoczka

Serving justice . . . and lunch!

Lunch Lady can sniff out something rotten like no one else—and there’s definitely something rotten going on in the library. The usually friendly librarians have become cold and secretive. Even Dee can’t seem to crack a smile out of them. What...

Item No. AUTOKRO23
$14.95
Lunch Lady (Book 3) The Author Visit Vendetta
Jarrett J. Krosoczka

Dee, Terrence, and Hector are very excited about Author Visit Day. Lewis Scribson is the author of the famous Flippy Bunny books, and Hector is a huge fan! And it gets Dee and Terrence out of math class.

But something is a little off about this special guest. And Coach Birkby, the gym...

Item No. 9780375860942
$6.99
Lunch Lady (Book 4) and the Summer Camp Shakedown
Jarrett J. Krosoczka

Lunch Lady and the Breakfast Bunch kids are looking forward to a relaxing summer vacation with no funny business. What evils could befall them at summer camp?

Of course, there is the legendary swamp monster. Stories say he haunts the camp at night. But that's just a legend. Or is it?

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Item No. 9780375860959
$6.99
Lunch Lady (Book 5) The Bake Sale Bandit
Jarrett J. Krosoczka

The Breakfast Bunch is excited for the upcoming bake sale—and the best part is that it's raising money for an awesome field trip.  But when all the snacks go missing, it's no laughing matter.  Someone is sabotaging the bake sale.  But why?

Lunch Lady and the Breakfast...

Item No. 9780375867293
$6.99