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  • Big mushy happy lump : a

    Big mushy happy lump : a "Sarah's Scribbles" collection2017

    by Sarah Andersen , artist

    Series: Sarah's Scribbles - #2

    (21,253)

    Summary: Containing illustrated personal essays on the author's real-life experiences with anxiety, career, relationships and other adulthood challenges, this collection of the hugely popular, world-famous...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.56 AND

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  • Herding cats : a

    Herding cats : a "Sarah's scribbles" collection2018

    by Sarah Andersen , artist

    Series: Sarah's Scribbles

    (15,626)

    Summary: With characteristic wit and charm, Sarah Andersen's third collection of comics and illustrated personal essays offers a survival guide for frantic modern life: from the importance of avoiding morning...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.56 AND

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  • Imperfect : a story of body image

    Imperfect : a story of body image2019

    by Dounya Awada

    (105)

    Summary: Dounya Awada is a 24-year-old, devout Muslim, happy, healthy, and very much alive. But just a few years before, she nearly starved to death. Her struggle began when she was six years old. Little...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 306.461 AWA YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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  • Piero

    Piero2018

    by Edmond Baudoin

    (247)

    Summary: A touching graphic memoir about brotherhood, coming of age, and artistic inspiration by one of France's most celebrated graphic novelists. Edmond Baudoin is one of the most revered and influential...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B BAUDOIN

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  • Fun home : a family tragicomic

    Fun home : a family tragicomic2006

    by Alison Bechdel

    (135,685)

    Summary: This book takes its place alongside the unnerving, memorable, darkly funny family memoirs of Augusten Burroughs and Mary Karr. It's a father-daughter tale perfectly suited to the graphic memoir form....  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 BEC

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • El deafo
    Staff Pick

    El deafo2014

    by Cece Bell

    (62,173)

    Summary: The author recounts in graphic novel format her experiences with hearing loss at a young age, including using a bulky hearing aid, learning how to lip read, and determining her "superpower."

    BOOK

    Call #: J GN BEL

    Locations: YA Graphic Novels, Juvenile Graphic Novels

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  • Solutions and other problems

    Solutions and other problems2020

    by Allie Brosh

    (15,297)

    Summary: Includes humorous stories from Allie Brosh's childhood; the adventures of her very bad animals; merciless dissection of her own character flaws; incisive essays on grief, loneliness, and...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 BRO

    Location: Adult Displays - Near New Arrivals

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  • Hyperbole and a half : unfortunate situations, flawed coping mechanisms, mayhem, and other things that happened
    Staff Pick

    Hyperbole and a half : unfortunate situations, flawed coping mechanisms, mayhem, and other things that happened2013

    by Allie Brosh

    (182,051)

    Summary: Collects autobiographical, illustrated essays and cartoons from the author's popular blog and related new material that humorously and candidly deals with her own idiosyncrasies and battles with depression.

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 BRO

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • What I hate : from A to Z

    What I hate : from A to Z2011

    by Roz Chast , illustrator

    (805)

    Summary: Chast's alphabetical compendium provides a neurotic spin on the classic alphabet book.

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    Call #: 741.56 CHA

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  • Can't we talk about something more pleasant? : a memoir
    Staff Pick

    Can't we talk about something more pleasant? : a memoir2014

    by Roz Chast , illustrator

    (25,462)

    Summary: In her first memoir, Roz Chast brings her signature wit to the topic of aging parents. Spanning the last several years of their lives and told through four-color cartoons, family photos, and...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 306.874 CHA

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • The bride was a boy

    The bride was a boy2018

    by Chii artist

    (1,136)

    Summary: "A diary comic with an upbeat, adorable flair that tells the charming tale of Chii, a woman assigned male at birth. Her story starts with her childhood and follows the ups and downs of exploring her...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL CHI

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Morton : a cross-country rail journey

    Morton : a cross-country rail journey2017

    by David Collier

    (48)

    Summary: A graphic novel lamenting the loss of train travel, the grip of family, mortality, art, and the human condition, with many other digressions thrown in for good measure. The book opens in media res as...  more »

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    Call #: B COLLIER

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  • Invisible differences : a story of Asperger's, adulting, and living a life in full color

    Invisible differences : a story of Asperger's, adulting, and living a life in full color2020

    by Julie Dachez

    (1,705)

    Summary: An autobiographical comic based on the author's experience with Asperger's. Marguerite feels awkward, struggling every day to stay productive at work and keep up appearances with friends. She's...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 616.8588 DAC YA

    Location: New YA Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Pyongyang : a journey in North Korea

    Pyongyang : a journey in North Korea2007

    by Guy Delisle

    (21,247)

    Summary: Delisle is one of the few Westerners granted access to North Korea documents. His observations of the secretive society in this graphic travelogue depict the cultural alienation, boredom, and desires of ordinary North Koreans.

    BOOK

    Call #: 951.93 DEL

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Shenzhen : a travelogue from China

    Shenzhen : a travelogue from China2012

    by Guy Delisle

    (6,808)

    Summary: Presents the author's observations, in graphic novel format, of life in a cold city in southern China that is sealed off by electric fences and armed guards from the rest of the country.

    BOOK

    Call #: 951 DEL

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Trashed
    Staff Pick

    Trashed2015

    by Derf

    (2,784)

    Summary: This graphic novel, based on the author's time spent working on a garbage truck, follows the escapades of three twentysomething friends as they clean the streets of pile after pile of stinking...  more »

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    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL DER

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • In waves

    In waves2019

    by A. J. Dungo , artist

    (1,983)

    Summary: In this visually arresting graphic novel, surfer and illustrator AJ Dungo remembers his late partner, her battle with cancer, and their shared love of surfing that brought them strength throughout...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 797.32 DUN YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Special exits : a graphic memoir
    Staff Pick

    Special exits : a graphic memoir2014

    by Joyce Farmer

    (1,713)

    Summary: In the vein of Alison Bechdel or Harvey Pekar, Joyce Farmer's memoir chronicles the decline of the author's parents' health, their relationship with one another and with their daughter, and how they...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 305.26 FAR

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Dancing at the pity party : a dead mom graphic memoir

    Dancing at the pity party : a dead mom graphic memoir2020

    by Tyler Feder , illustrator

    (2,952)

    Summary: Tyler Feder shares her story of her mother's first oncology appointment to facing reality as a motherless daughter in this frank and refreshingly funny graphic memoir.

    BOOK

    Call #: 616.994 FED YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • A fire story
    Staff Pick

    A fire story2019

    by Brian Fies , artist

    (1,341)

    Summary: Early on the morning of Monday, October 9, 2017, wildfires burned through Northern California, resulting in 44 fatalities. In addition, 8,900 structures, including 6,200 homes, were destroyed. One of...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 363.37 FIE

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Poppies of Iraq

    Poppies of Iraq2017

    by Brigitte Findakly , artist

    (1,336)

    Summary: A nuanced tender chronicle of the author's relationship with her homeland Iraq, co-written and drawn by her husband, Lewis Trondheim. In spare and elegant detail, they share memories of her middle...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 956.704 FIN

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Hot comb

    Hot comb2019

    by Ebony Flowers , illustrator

    (1,075)

    Summary: Offers a poignant glimpse into black women's lives and coming of age stories as seen across a crowded, ammonia-scented hair salon while ladies gossip and bond over the burn. The titular story "Hot...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 305.896 FLO

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  • Marbles : mania, depression, Michelangelo, and me : a graphic memoir

    Marbles : mania, depression, Michelangelo, and me : a graphic memoir2012

    by Ellen Forney

    (13,489)

    Summary: Shortly before her thirtieth birthday, Ellen Forney was diagnosed with bipolar disorder. Flagrantly manic but terrified that medications would cause her to lose her creativity and livelihood, she...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 616.895 FOR

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Fetch : how a bad dog brought me home : a graphic memoir

    Fetch : how a bad dog brought me home : a graphic memoir2017

    by Nicole J. Georges , artist

    (1,647)

    Summary: The author describes her life with her misbehaved dog, a pet that saw her through many changes in life over the course of fifteen years.

    BOOK

    Call #: 636.7 GEO

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • I was their American dream : a graphic memoir

    I was their American dream : a graphic memoir2019

    by Malaka Gharib , illustrator

    (2,332)

    Summary: This graphic novel is at once a coming-of-age story and a reminder of the thousands of immigrants who come to America in search for a better life for themselves and their children. The daughter of...  more »

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    Call #: 325.1 GHA

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Fights : one boy's triumph over violence

    Fights : one boy's triumph over violence2020

    by Joel Christian Gill , artist

    (294)

    Summary: A visceral and deeply affecting memoir of artist/author Joel Christian Gill, chronicling his youth and coming of age as a Black child in a chaotic landscape of rough city streets and foreboding backwoods.

    BOOK

    Call #: 305.896 GIL YA

    Location: New YA Nonfiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • How to understand Israel in 60 days or less

    How to understand Israel in 60 days or less2016

    by Sarah Glidden , illustrator

    (3,870)

    Summary: "Sarah Glidden is a progressive Jewish American twenty-something who is both vocal and critical of Israeli politics in the Holy Land. When a debate with her mother prods her to sign up for a...  more »

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    Call #: 956.94 GLI

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Rolling blackouts : dispatches from Turkey, Syria, and Iraq
    Staff Pick

    Rolling blackouts : dispatches from Turkey, Syria, and Iraq2016

    by Sarah Glidden , illustrator

    (1,649)

    Summary: "Cartoonist Sarah Glidden accompanies her two friends -- reporters and founders of a journalism non-profit -- as they research potential stories on the effects of the Iraq War on the Middle East and,...  more »

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    Call #: 956.7044 GLI

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The dumbest idea ever!

    The dumbest idea ever!2014

    by Jimmy Gownley

    (3,926)

    Summary: "What if the dumbest idea ever turned your life upside down? At thirteen, Jimmy was popular, at the top of his class, and the leading scorer on his basketball team. But all that changed when chicken...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL GOW

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Lighter than my shadow
    Staff Pick

    Lighter than my shadow2017

    by Katie Green , illustrator

    (4,437)

    Summary: A graphic memoir of eating disorders, abuse and recovery. Lighter Than My Shadow is a hand-drawn story of struggle and recovery, a trip into the black heart of a taboo illness; an exposure of those...  more »

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    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL GRE

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Almost American girl : an illustrated memoir
    Staff Pick

    Almost American girl : an illustrated memoir2020

    by Robin Ha , illustrator

    (5,062)

    Summary: A powerful and moving teen graphic novel memoir about immigration, belonging, and how arts can save a life. For as long as she can remember, it's been Robin and her mom against the world. Growing up...  more »

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    Call #: 325.1 HA YA

    Location: Adult Displays - Near New Arrivals

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Real friends

    Real friends2017

    by Shannon Hale

    (26,405)

    Summary: Shannon and Adrienne have been best friends ever since they were little. But one day, Adrienne starts hanging out with Jen, the most popular girl in class and the leader of a circle of friends called...  more »

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    Call #: J GN HAL

    Location: Juvenile Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Blank canvas : my so-called artist's journey. Book 1

    Blank canvas : my so-called artist's journey. Book 12019

    by Akiko Higashimura , artist

    (626)

    Summary: "High schooler Akiko has big plans to become a popular mangaka before she even graduates, but she needs to get much better at drawing if she ever wants to reach her goal. Looking for an easy fix, she...  more »

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    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL BLA

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Blank canvas : my so-called artist's journey. Book 3

    Blank canvas : my so-called artist's journey. Book 32019

    by Akiko Higashimura , artist

    (283)

    Summary: "Akiko has graduated from art school--let the job hunt begin! But finding work is easier said than done. Will she have to return home to Miyazaki empty-handed?" -- Provided by publisher

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    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL BLA

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

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  • Blank canvas : my so-called artist's journey. Book 2

    Blank canvas : my so-called artist's journey. Book 22019

    by Akiko Higashimura , illustrator

    (347)

    Summary: "A RUDE AWAKENING. Thanks to Hidaka-sensei's intensive training, Akiko manages to get through her art school exams. She's one step closer to seeing her dreams come true...or so she thinks!" -- Provided by publisher

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    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL BLA

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

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  • Activist : a story of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas shooting

    Activist : a story of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas shooting2019

    by Lauren Hogg

    (89)

    Summary: Lauren Hogg, one of the survivors of the shooting at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas school in Parkland, Florida, dramatically tells her story in graphic novel form. The tragedy of yet another mass...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 371.782 HOG YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Diary of a Tokyo teen [eBook] : a Japanese-American girl travels to the land of trendy fashion, high-tech toilets and maid cafes

    Diary of a Tokyo teen : a Japanese-American girl travels to the land of trendy fashion, high-tech toilets and maid cafes2016

    by Christine Mari Inzer

    (1,138)

    Summary: Born in Tokyo to a Japanese mother and an American father in 1997, Christine Mari Inzer spent her early years in Japan and relocated to the United States in 2003. The summer before she turned...  more »

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  • Diary of a Tokyo teen : a Japanese-American girl travels to the land of trendy fashion, high-tech toilets and maid cafes

    Diary of a Tokyo teen : a Japanese-American girl travels to the land of trendy fashion, high-tech toilets and maid cafes2016

    by Christine Mari Inzer

    (1,154)

    Summary: Born in Tokyo to a Japanese mother and an American father in 1997, Christine Mari Inzer spent her early years in Japan and relocated to the United States in 2003. The summer before she turned...  more »

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    Call #: 952 INZ YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Junji Ito's cat diary : Yon & Mu

    Junji Ito's cat diary : Yon & Mu2015

    by Junji Itō

    (4,767)

    Summary: Hell-o-kitty! Master of Japanese horror manga Junji Ito presents a series of hissterical tales chronicling his real-life trials and tribulations of becoming a cat owner. Junji Ito, as J-kun, has...  more »

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    Call #: 636.8 ITO

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The art of Junji Ito : twisted visions / Junji Itō ; translation, Jocelyne Allen ; editor, Masumi Washington.

    The art of Junji Ito : twisted visions / Junji Itō ; translation, Jocelyne Allen ; editor, Masumi Washington.2020

    by Junji Itō

    (306)

    Summary: A first-ever collection of Junji Itō's artworks, featuring over 130 images from his best-selling manga titles along with rare works. This sublime collection includes all of Itō's unforgettable...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 ITO

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details