Tag Archives: Comic Strips

Yu-Gi-Oh!: Millennium World, Vol. 5 (Yu-Gi-Oh! (Graphic Novels)) (v. 5)

Author: Kazuki Takahashi Publisher: VIZ Media LLC Product Description The final saga of the Yu-Gi-Oh! epic! After many deadly duels, Yugi has collected the three Egyptian God Cards, the key to remembering his own past life as an Egyptian pharaoh. When the cards take Yugi’s soul back in time, can he defeat the villains of […]

Burn, Christmas! Burn!!

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Brian Gage Publisher: Soft Skull Press Product Description Santa’s elves are tired of being third-rate drones in his oppressive sweatshop. The labor is backbreaking and the greedy Santa and his crotchety CFO, Mrs. Claus, have worn their patience thin. They’re mad as hell and they’re not going to take it anymore. […]

Snoopy’s Christmas Tree (Schulz, Charles M. Peanuts.)

Author: Charles M. Schulz Publisher: Harpercollins Childrens Books Product Description “6 mos-4”–P. [4] of cover.

Garfield’s Christmas Tales

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Mark Acey Publisher: Troll Communications Product Description A collection of holiday funnies finds the world’s most insatiable cat in a variety of roles that range from Santa’s hungry helper to the world’s protector against weird space aliens. Original.

Archie’s Classic Christmas Stories

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Various Publisher: Archie Comics Product Description Deck the halls with smiles and laughter, fa la la la la, la la la la! Since their inception, Archie and his friends have delighted readers with scores of Yuletide tales. These stories proved so popular that in 1954 an entire series devoted to stories […]

Warriors: Ravenpaw’s Path #2: A Clan in Need

Author: Erin Hunter Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description Ravenpaw and Barley have been driven away from their farm by a group of vicious cats. Now the two loners must turn to ThunderClan—led by Ravenpaw’s friend Firestar—for shelter. Firestar takes them in and promises to help them take back their home as soon as possible, but ThunderClan […]

Dark Avengers, Vol. 2: Molecule Man

Author: Brian Michael Bendis Publisher: Marvel Comics Product Description The Dark Avengers are pitted against a foe they cannot defeat: A man with the power over every molecule in the world! Norman can’t talk his way out of this one as the world gets turned upside down, and no joke… someone dies! Plus, poor Marvel […]

Warriors: Ravenpaw’s Path #1: Shattered Peace

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Erin Hunter Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description Ravenpaw has settled into life on the farm, away from the forest and Tigerstar’s evil eye. He knows that leaving the warrior clans was the right choice, and he appreciates his quiet days and peaceful nights with his best friend, Barley. But when five rogue […]

The Legend of Zelda, Vol. 9: A Link to the Past

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Akira Himekawa Publisher: VIZ Media LLC Product Description R to L (Japanese Style). In the mystical land of Hyrule, three spiritual stones hold the key to the Triforce, and whoever holds them will control the world. A boy named Link sets out on a quest to deliver the Emerald, the spiritual […]

A Very Ninja Christmas (Amelia Rules)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Jimmy Gownley Publisher: Atheneum Product Description In A Very Ninja Christmas, join Amelia and the gang for holiday-themed fun. With Amelia, of course, even Christmas is anything but typical!

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days

Rating: (128 reviews) Author: Jeff Kinney Publisher: Amulet Books Product Description It’s summer vacation, the weather’s great, and all the kids are having fun outside. So where’s Greg Heffley? Inside his house, playing video games with the shades drawn.   Greg, a self-confessed “indoor person,” is living out his ultimate summer fantasy: no responsibilities and […]

Bone, Volume 4: The Dragonslayer

Rating: (21 reviews) Author: Jeff Smith Publisher: GRAPHIX Product Description Fone Bone confronts a host of dangers in Book 4 of the BONE saga, The Dragonslayer. He and Gran’ma Ben and Thorn have a terrifying encounter with Kingdok, ruler of the rat creatures. The Hooded One is inciting his army to full-scale war. Someone is […]

A Christmas Carol: The Graphic Novel (American English, Quick Text Edition)

Author: Charles Dickens Publisher: Classical Comics Product Description One Christmas Eve, after being particularly cruel to his employee, the miserly Ebenezer Scrooge is visited by the ghost of his dead business partner, Jacob Marley, who tells him that he will be visited by the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, Future. Each ghost shows him things […]

Peanuts: A Charlie Brown Christmas

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Charles M. Schulz Publisher: Running Press Kids Product Description Start this holiday season off with a bang by celebrating with the PEANUTS gang in the timeless classic A Charlie Brown Christmas. Read along with Charlie Brown in his heartwarming quest to uncover the true meaning of Christmas with Snoopy, Linus, and […]

Walt Disney’s Christmas Classics

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Carl Barks Publisher: BOOM Kids! Product Description Don’t be a Scrooge McDuck this Christmas season! It’s the perfect present! BOOM Kids! has raided the Disney publishing archives and searched every nook and cranny this Christmas season to find the best and the greatest stories from Disney’s vast comic book publishing history […]

Bone Volume 5: Rock Jaw: Master of the Eastern Border (v. 5)

Rating: (8 reviews) Author: Jeff Smith Publisher: GRAPHIX Product Description In this fifth volume of the BONE saga, Fone and Smiley Bone strike out into the wilderness to return a lost rat creature cub to the mountains. It doesn’t take long before they run smack into Rock Jaw, “Master of the Eastern Border,” an enormous […]

Bone Volume 3: Eyes of the Storm

Rating: (15 reviews) Author: Jeff Smith Publisher: GRAPHIX Product Description In “Eyes of the Storm,” volume three of the nine-book BONE saga, Lucius, Smiley, and Phoney survive an attack by the rat creatures and return safely to Lucius’ tavern in Barrelhaven. Phoney, desperate to win a bet with Lucius, stokes the townspeople’s fear of dragons […]

Coraline Graphic Novel

Rating: (351 reviews) Author: Neil Gaiman Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description When Coraline steps through a door in her family’s new house, she finds another house, strangely similar to her own (only better). At first, things seem marvelous. The food is better than at home, and the toy box is filled with fluttering wind-up angels and […]

Presidential Material Flipbook: Barack Obama and John McCain (Presidential Material)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Andrew Helfer, Jeff Mariotte, Stephen Thompson, Tom Morgan Publisher: Idea & Design Works Llc Product Description In the vein of great biography comics from years past (Pope John Paul?II,?St. Francis of Assisi), come two biographies of the 2008 Presidential candidates. This year?s presidential primary season was historic for many reasons, and?Barack […]

Warriors: Tigerstar and Sasha #1: Into the Woods (Warriors: Tigerstar and Sasha)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Erin Hunter Publisher: TokyoPop Product Description Sasha has everything she wants: kind housefolk who take care of her during the day and the freedom to explore the woods beyond Twolegplace at night. But when Sasha is forced to leave her home, she must forge a solitary new life in the forest. […]

Hedge Knight II: Sworn Sword Premiere HC (Hedge Knight II)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: George R. R. Martin, Ben Avery, Mike S. Miller Publisher: Marvel Comics Product Description Adapting New York Times best-selling author George R. R. Martin’s The Sworn Sword The long-awaited sequel to The Hedge Knight tells the story of the adventures of Ser Duncan and his squire one year after their initial […]

Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season Eight, Volume 1: The Long Way Home

Rating: (37 reviews) Author: Joss Whedon, Andy Owens Publisher: Dark Horse Comics Product Description Since the destruction of the Hellmouth, the Slayers – newly legion – have gotten organized and are kicking some serious undead butt. But not everything’s fun and firearms, as an old enemy reappears and Dawn experiences some serious growing pains. Meanwhile, […]

Astonishing X-Men Vol. 4: Unstoppable

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Joss Whedon Publisher: Marvel Comics Product Description Strap yourselves in, folks! It’s Joss Whedon and John Cassaday’s final arc on Astonishing X-Men! After the shocking and brain-smashing events of recent issues, the X-Men are off to protect the Earth from its destruction at the hands of the Breakworld. And when it’s […]

Warriors: The Rise of Scourge (Warriors)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Erin Hunter, Dan Jolley Publisher: TokyoPop Product Description When kittypet Tiny crosses paths with some wild forest cats defending their territory, he is left with scars—and a bitter, deep-seated grudge. As his reputation grows among the strays and loners that live in the dirty brick alleyways of Twolegplace, he changes his […]

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Last Straw

Author: Jeff Kinney Publisher: Amulet Books Product Description The highly anticipated third book in the critically acclaimed and bestselling series takes the art of being wimpy to a whole new level. Let’s face it: Greg Heffley will never change his wimpy ways. Somebody just needs to explain that to Greg’s father. You see, Frank Heffley […]

The Death of Captain America, Vol. 2

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Ed Brubaker Publisher: Marvel Comics Product Description The Winter Soldier held prisoner by the Red Skull! While Sharon and the Falcon race to his rescue, they’re about to cross paths with the Mighty Avenger that Tony Stark has sent hunting our rogue hero – The Black Widow! Will the Red Skull […]

Warriors: Warrior’s Return (Warriors)

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Erin Hunter, Dan Jolley Publisher: TokyoPop Product Description Graystripe and Millie have finally found ThunderClan’s old territory, but Twoleg monsters have devastated the forest and Graystripe fears that all of his Clanmates have been killed or captured by Twolegs. Millie insists that they keep looking, and an old friend helps point […]

Death Note How to Read 13 (Death Note (Graphic Novels))

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Tsugumi Ohba Publisher: VIZ Media, LLC Product Description An encyclopedic guide to the Death Note manga series, including character bios, storyline summaries, interviews with creators Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata, production notes and commentaries, and bonus manga pages. Light Yagami is an ace student with great prospects–and he’s bored out of […]

Ultimate Power (Marvel Comics)

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Brian Michael Bendis, Jeph Loeb, J. Michael Straczynski Publisher: Marvel Comics Product Description The Fantastic Four’s leader, Reed Richards, has accidentally punched a hole into an adjacent universe in a desperate bid to gain the knowledge he needs to cure his friend Ben Grimm – The Thing. But something has come […]

xxxHOLiC, Volume 11

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Clamp Publisher: Del Rey

The Adventures of Tintin: Tintin in America / Cigars of the Pharaoh / The Blue Lotus (3 Complete Adventures in One Volume, Vol. 1)

Rating: (28 reviews) Author: Herge Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers

Buffy the Vampire Slayer Omnibus, Volume 3

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Various Publisher: Dark Horse Book Description The third volume of Dark Horse’s Buffy omnibus series follows the gang through harrowing trials and tribulations – slaying vampires, going to high school, and young love. Angel has lost his soul and found it again, Xander and Cordelia kiss and make up, and Willow […]

The Trivial Simpsons 2008 366-Day Calendar

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Matt Groening Publisher: Harper Paperbacks Book Description Test your knowledge of all things Simpson with the newest 366-day desk calendar that is so filled with trivia that it’s absolutely . . . “trivial.” Laugh the year away a day at a time with a quagmire of questions, quotes, and quibbles that […]

Diary of a Wimpy Kid

Rating: (75 reviews) Author: Jeff Kinney Publisher: Abrams Books for Young Readers Book Description Boys don’t keep diaries—or do they? The launch of an exciting and innovatively illustrated new series narrated by an unforgettable kid every family can relate to It’s a new school year, and Greg Heffley finds himself thrust into middle school, where […]

A Charlie Brown Christmas (Running Press Miniatures)

Rating: (8 reviews) Author: Charles M. Schulz Publisher: Running Press Book Publishers Amazon.com Just like It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown and A Charlie Brown Valentine, this illustrated read-along seeks to re-create the popular Peanuts TV show of the same name. This edition also includes a four-song sampler CD from jazz-great Vince Guaraldi’s brilliant soundtrack. […]

Walt Disney’s Christmas Parade #1 (Walt Disney’s Christmas Parade)

Author: Various Publisher: Gemstone Publishing Book Description Disney standard characters in wonderful Christmas stories. The wraparound cover is a recreation of Walt Kelly’s original Christmas Parade #1 cover, restored by Rick Keene. The interior consists of three vintage stories: Donald Duck in Carl Barks’ “Letter From Santa,” a Chip ‘N’ Dale Christmas tale, and Mickey […]

The Snowman

Rating: (31 reviews) Author: Raymond Briggs Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers Amazon.com Who needs words to tell a story? In Raymond Briggs’s charming tale, told with 175 softly hued, artfully composed frames, a little boy makes friends with a snowman. He wakes up on a snowy day, tells his mother he’s going outside, […]

MY LITTLE PONY Volume 2: A Very Minty Christmas (My Little Pony (Graphic Novels))

Author: Hasbro Publisher: TokyoPop Book Description It’s Christmas in Ponyville! The ponies put a glowing candy cane atop their Christmas tree so that Santa will find them. But when the candy cane accidentally breaks, it’s up to Minty to save Christmas. She goes looking for Santa…and finds the true meaning of Christmas!

A Charlie Brown Christmas (Peanuts)

Author: Charles M. Schulz Publisher: Running Press Kids Book Description “Well! Here Comes Good Ol’ Charlie Brown!” The classic story of A Charlie Brown Christmas is cleverly adapted for younger readers reminding us all of the true meaning of Christmas. Timeless images, like Charlie Brown’s Christmas tree and Snoopy’s doghouse will resonate with those who […]

Tim Burton’s the Nightmare Before Christmas (Manga)

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Tim Burton Publisher: Disney Press Book Description Jack Skellingtons got the blues. Hes sick and tired of his hometown holiday, Halloween, and is longing for something new. But when his soul searching leads to his good-intentioned kidnapping of Santa, things start getting pretty hairy!

A Charlie Brown Christmas: A Book-and-Tree Kit (Peanuts (Running Press))

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Charles M. Schulz Publisher: Running Press Book Publishers Book Description Charlie Brown and his sad, sincere little tree are American icons. Who didn’t dream of nurturing their very own “Charlie Brown Christmas Tree” with love to remind themselves of the true meaning of Christmas? In A Charlie Brown Christmas: A Book-and-Tree […]

Manga: The Complete Guide

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Jason Thompson Publisher: Del Rey Book Description • Reviews of more than 900 manga series • Ratings from 0 to 4 stars • Guidelines for age-appropriateness • Number of series volumes • Background info on series and artists THE ONE-STOP RESOURCE FOR CHOOSING BETWEEN THE BEST AND THE REST! Whether you’re […]

Naruto, Volume 22

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Masashi Kishimoto Publisher: VIZ Media LLC Book Description While Naruto and the others continue to track down the Sound Ninja Four, Sasuke comes closer than ever to fulfilling a dark destiny. Has the time come for Sasuke to take his place in Orochimaru’s ultimate master plan?

Warriors: Warrior’s Refuge

Author: Erin Hunter Publisher: TOKYOPOP

Naruto, Volume 23

Author: Masashi Kishimoto Publisher: VIZ Media LLC Book Description Orochimaru’s nefarious plans for Sasuke are revealed and Naruto vows to save his friend. But first he and the others must battle they mysterious Kimamaro, who has deadly past ties to The Sound Ninja Four!

Artemis Fowl: The Graphic Novel (Artemis Fowl)

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Eoin Colfer, Andrew Donkin Publisher: Hyperion

Naruto, Volume 24

Author: Masashi Kishimoto Publisher: VIZ Media LLC Book Description Rock Lee returns as Naruto once again chases after Sasuke. Plus, Kankuro, Temari and Gaara unexpectedly aid the Konohagakure against the Sound Ninjas. Could they be after something more than just rekindling the old alliance between Leaf and Sand?

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules

Author: Jeff Kinney Publisher: Amulet Book Description The highly anticipated sequel to the #1 NEW YORK TIMES bestselling book! Secrets have a way of getting out, especially when a diary is involved. Whatever you do, don’t ask Greg Heffley how he spent his summer vacation, because he definitely doesn’t want to talk about it. As […]

Snakehead (Alex Rider Adventure)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Anthony Horowitz Publisher: Philomel Book Description What goes up must come down, and when we last saw Alex Rider, he was as up as can be—in outer space. When he crash lands off the coast of Australia, the Australian Secret Service recruits him to infiltrate one of the ruthless gangs operating […]

The Simpsons 2008 Fun Calendar (Simpsons (Harper))

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Matt Groening Publisher: Harper Paperbacks