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  • Now write! science fiction, fantasy and horror : speculative genre exercises from today's best writers and teachers

    Now write! science fiction, fantasy and horror : speculative genre exercises from today's best writers and teachers2014

    (264)

    Summary: "Featuring speculative fiction-writing exercises from Harlan Ellison (R), Piers Anthony, Ramsey Campbell, Jack Ketchum, screenwriters of The Twilight Zone and Star Trek: The Next Generation, and many...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 808.3 NOW

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Assassination classroom. Book 5, Time to show off a hidden talent

    Assassination classroom. Book 5, Time to show off a hidden talent2015

    by Yūsei Matsui

    Series: Assassination Classroom

    (3,850)

    Summary: "Intramural relations are at an all-time low: Principal Asano wants to crush Koro Sensei's 3-E baseball team while Koro Sensei wants to avenge Principal Asano's sabotage of 3-E's midterms. Then the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 MAT

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Assassination classroom. Book 9, A shocking time

    Assassination classroom. Book 9, A shocking time2016

    by Yūsei Matsui

    Series: Assassination Classroom

    (2,512)

    Summary: "Nagisa risks it all in an attempt to take down the mastermind behind the biological attack on his classmates. After the dust settles, Koro Sensei gives his all to ignite summer romance between his...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 MAT

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Assassination classroom. Book 8, Time for an opportunity

    Assassination classroom. Book 8, Time for an opportunity2016

    by Yūsei Matsui

    Series: Assassination Classroom

    (2,665)

    Summary: The 3-E students storm the enemy, who has launched a deadly biological attack. Their path is blocked by three master assassins.

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 MAT

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Assassination classroom. Book 7, On island time

    Assassination classroom. Book 7, On island time2015

    by Yūsei Matsui

    Series: Assassination Classroom

    (2,833)

    Summary: "The 3-E students hope to kill on their final exams to win not only respect but a special reward. Over summer break, Nagisa, Sugino, and Maehara play amateur entomologist with a girl? After rigorous...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 MAT

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Assassination classroom. Book 6, Swim time

    Assassination classroom. Book 6, Swim time2015

    by Yūsei Matsui

    Series: Assassination Classroom

    (3,109)

    Summary: "The 3-E students discover that Koro Sensei's greatest weakness might be a common substance. Will they be able to use it to assassinate him while he helps Meg, formerly of the varsity swim team, with...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 MAT

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Assassination classroom. Book 4, Time to face the unbelievable

    Assassination classroom. Book 4, Time to face the unbelievable2015

    by Yūsei Matsui

    Series: Assassination Classroom

    (4,617)

    Summary: "Ever caught yourself screaming, "I could just kill that teacher"? What would it take to justify such antisocial behavior and weeks of detention? Especially if he's the best teacher you've ever had?...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 MAT

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Assassination classroom. Book 3, Time for a transfer student

    Assassination classroom. Book 3, Time for a transfer student2015

    by Yūsei Matsui

    Series: Assassination Classroom

    (5,519)

    Summary: "The latest addition to the misfit students of Class 3-E is a Norwegian robot specially designed to assassinate their teacher-- but sadly lacking in social skills. Nothing Koro Sensei can't cure with...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 MAT

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Assassination classroom. Book 2, Time for grown-ups

    Assassination classroom. Book 2, Time for grown-ups2014

    by Yūsei Matsui

    Series: Assassination Classroom

    (7,446)

    Summary: A sexy new teacher comes to Class 3-E to do the students' job for them. When the 3-E students begin exhibiting signs of self-esteem, Principal Asano demands that Koro Sensei crush their spirits so...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 MAT

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Assassination classroom. Book 1, Time for assassination
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    Assassination classroom. Book 1, Time for assassination2014

    by Yūsei Matsui

    Series: Assassination Classroom

    (31,585)

    Summary: The students in Class 3-E of Kunugigaoka Junior High have a new teacher: an alien octopus with bizarre powers and unlimited strength, who's just destroyed the moon and is threatening to destroy the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 MAT

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The Outlandish companion : in which much is revealed regarding Claire and Jamie Fraser, their lives and times, antecedents, adventures, companions, and progeny, with learned commentary (and many footnotes)

    The Outlandish companion : in which much is revealed regarding Claire and Jamie Fraser, their lives and times, antecedents, adventures, companions, and progeny, with learned commentary (and many footnotes)1999

    by Diana Gabaldon

    (14,142)

    Summary: A guide to the Outlander series, time-travel romances featuring Claire Beauchamp Randall, a Red Cross nurse. Included are synopses of novels, biographies, family trees and pronunciation help.

    BOOK

    Call #: 813.54 GAB

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The Steampunk user's manual : an illustrated practical and whimsical guide to creating retro-futurist dreams

    The Steampunk user's manual : an illustrated practical and whimsical guide to creating retro-futurist dreams2014

    by Desirina Boskovich

    (161)

    Summary: Steampunk, the retro-futuristic cultural movement, has become a substantial and permanent genre in the worlds of fantasy and science fiction. A large part of its appeal is that, at its core,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 809.3 BOS

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The outlandish companion. Volume two : the second companion to the Outlander series, covering The fiery cross, A breath of snow and ashes, An echo in the bone, and Written in my own heart's blood

    The outlandish companion. Volume two : the second companion to the Outlander series, covering The fiery cross, A breath of snow and ashes, An echo in the bone, and Written in my own heart's blood2015

    by Diana. Gabaldon

    (2,471)

    Summary: The second volume of a comprehensive companion guide to each book in the "Outlander" series includes a complete chronology of the series, a guide to research sources, a Scottish glossary and...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 813.54 GAB

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The Steampunk bible : an illustrated guide to the world of imaginary airships, corsets and goggles, mad scientists, and strange literature

    The Steampunk bible : an illustrated guide to the world of imaginary airships, corsets and goggles, mad scientists, and strange literature2011

    by Jeff VanderMeer

    (2,275)

    Summary: Discusses the Steampunk movement in fiction, film, art, music, and fashion, tracing its history from Victorian science fiction novels and detailing its evolution into modern popular culture.

    BOOK

    Call #: 809.3 VAN

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Finding Oz : how L. Frank Baum discovered the great American story

    Finding Oz : how L. Frank Baum discovered the great American story2009

    by Evan Schwartz I

    (375)

    Summary: The remarkable story behind one of the world's most enduring and best-loved books. Offering new insights into the true origins and meaning of L. Frank Baum's 1900 masterwork, author Schwartz delves...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 813.4 SCH

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Fact, fiction, and folklore in Harry Potter's world : an unofficial guide

    Fact, fiction, and folklore in Harry Potter's world : an unofficial guide2005

    by George W Beahm

    (982)

    Summary: "Fact, fiction, and folklore in Harry Potter's world : covering the first five Harry Potter novels, this book presents more than one hundred entries that thoroughly examine the myths, legends,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 823.914 BEA

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Exploring Philip Pullman's His dark materials : an unauthorized adventure through The golden compass, The subtle knife, and The amber spyglass

    Exploring Philip Pullman's His dark materials : an unauthorized adventure through The golden compass, The subtle knife, and The amber spyglass2006

    by Lois H Gresh

    (382)

    BOOK

    Call #: 823.914 GRE

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The magical worlds of Harry Potter : a treasury of myths, legends, and fascinating facts

    The magical worlds of Harry Potter : a treasury of myths, legends, and fascinating facts2004

    by David Colbert

    (18,895)

    Summary: Explores the true history, folklore and mythology behind the magical practices, creatures, and personalities that appear in J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter books.

    BOOK

    Call #: 823.914 COL

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • God, the devil, and Harry Potter : a Christian minister's defense of the beloved novels

    God, the devil, and Harry Potter : a Christian minister's defense of the beloved novels2003

    by John Killinger

    (109)

    BOOK

    Call #: 809 KIL

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Inside Narnia : a guide to exploring The lion, the witch, and the wardrobe

    Inside Narnia : a guide to exploring The lion, the witch, and the wardrobe2005

    by Devin Brown

    (212)

    BOOK

    Call #: 823.912 BRO

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Freakangels. Book 5

    Freakangels. Book 52011

    by Warren Ellis

    Series: Freakangels

    (1,468)

    Summary: "Twenty-three years ago, twelve strange children were born in England at exactly the same moment. Six years ago, the world ended. Today, eleven strange 23-year-olds are living in and defending...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 ELL

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Mercy Thompson : homecoming

    Mercy Thompson : homecoming2009

    by Patricia Briggs

    Series: Mercy Thompson Series

    (11,921)

    Summary: An origin story explaining how mechanic Mercy Thompson came to the town where she met Zee, Tad and Hauptman.

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 BRI

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Daytripper

    Daytripper2014

    by Fabio Moon

    (30,813)

    Summary: "The Eisner Award winning Daytripper follows Bras de Olivias Dominguez during different periods in his life, each with the same ending: his death ... Each story rediscovers the many varieties of...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 MOO

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Saga. Book 4

    Saga. Book 42014

    by Brian K. Vaughan

    Series: Saga (Brian K. Vaughan)

    (72,145)

    Summary: "Saga is the sweeping tale of one young family fighting to find their place in the universe. As they visit a strange new world and encounter even more adversaries, baby Hazel finally becomes a...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 VAU

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The wicked + the divine. Book 4, Rising action

    The wicked + the divine. Book 4, Rising action2016

    by Kieron Gillen

    Series: Wicked + The Divine

    (10,067)

    Summary: "Every ninety years, twelve gods are reincarnated as young people. They are loved. They are hated. And sometimes - just sometimes - they fall into open Superstar wars." -- Provided by publisher.

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 GIL

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The wicked + the divine. Book 3, Commercial suicide

    The wicked + the divine. Book 3, Commercial suicide2016

    by Kieron Gillen

    Series: Wicked + The Divine

    (13,449)

    Summary: "After the detonation of Fandemonium the gods-as-pop-stars of The Wicked + the Divine try living in the long dark shadow. Team WicDiv are joined by a stellar cast of guest artists to put the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 GIL

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Saga. Book 6

    Saga. Book 62016

    by Brian K. Vaughan

    Series: Saga (Brian K. Vaughan)

    (47,686)

    Summary: After a dramatic time jump, Hazel begins the most exciting adventure of her life: kindergarten. Meanwhile, her star-crossed family learns hard lessons of their own.

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 VAU

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Freakangels. Book 3

    Freakangels. Book 32009

    by Warren Ellis

    Series: Freakangels

    (1,589)

    Summary: "Twenty-three years ago, twelve strange children were born in England at exactly the same time. Six years ago, the world ended. Today, eleven strange twenty-three-year-olds are living in and...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 ELL

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Freakangels. Book 4

    Freakangels. Book 42010

    by Warren Ellis

    Series: Freakangels

    (1,558)

    Summary: "Twenty-three years ago, twelve strange children were born in England at exactly the same moment. Six years ago, the world ended. Today, eleven strange 23-year-olds are living in and defending...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 ELL

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The wicked + the divine. Book 1, The Faust act

    The wicked + the divine. Book 1, The Faust act2014

    by Kieron Gillen

    Series: Wicked + The Divine

    (58,678)

    Summary: "Every ninety years, twelve gods incarnate as humans. They are loved. They are hated. In two years, they are dead. The team behind critical tongue-attractors like Young Avengers and Phonogram reunite...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 GIL

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The wicked + the divine. Book 2, Fandemonium

    The wicked + the divine. Book 2, Fandemonium2015

    by Kieron Gillen

    Series: Wicked + The Divine

    (21,208)

    Summary: Following the tragic and unjust death of Lucifer, it takes a revelation from Inanna to draw Laura back into the worlds of Gods and Superstardom to try and discover the truth behind a conspiracy to subvert divinity.

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 GIL

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Saga. Book 7

    Saga. Book 72017

    by Brian K. Vaughan

    Series: Saga (Brian K. Vaughan)

    (39,964)

    Summary: "From the worldwide bestselling team of Fiona Staples and Brian K. Vaughan, |The War for Phang| is an epic, self-contained Saga event! Finally reunited with her ever-expanding family, Hazel travels...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 VAU

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The wicked + the divine. Book 5, Imperial phase. Part 1

    The wicked + the divine. Book 5, Imperial phase. Part 12017

    by Kieron Gillen

    Series: Wicked + The Divine

    (6,534)

    Summary: Every ninety years, twelve gods return as young people. They are loved. They are hated. In two years, they are all dead. It's happening now. It's happening again. The gods are free to do whatever...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 GIL

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Clean room. Book 2, Exile

    Clean room. Book 2, Exile2016

    by Gail Simone

    Series: Clean Room

    (1,487)

    Summary: Journalist Chloe Pierce had no idea that her fiance Philip's decision to pick up a book by enigmatic and compelling self-help guru Astrid Mueller would change her life forever -- by ending his! Three...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 SIM

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Clean room. Book 1, Immaculate conception

    Clean room. Book 1, Immaculate conception2016

    by Gail Simone

    Series: Clean Room

    (2,555)

    Summary: Journalist Chloe Pierce had no idea that her fiance Philip's decision to pick up a book by enigmatic and compelling self-help guru Astrid Mueller would change her life forever -- by ending his! Three...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 SIM

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Clean room. Book 3, Waiting for the stars to fall

    Clean room. Book 3, Waiting for the stars to fall2017

    by Gail Simone

    Series: Clean Room

    (1,100)

    Summary: In this new installment of Gail Simone's Clean Room, go back to the beginning to learn how Astrid was first affected after her hospitalization through the eyes of one who cannot see what she sees:...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 SIM

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The Sandman : overture

    The Sandman : overture2015

    by Neil Gaiman

    (61,597)

    Summary: "Twenty-five years since The Sandman first changed the landscape of modern comics, Neil Gaiman's legendary series is back in a deluxe hardcover edition! The Sandman: Overture heralds New York Times...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 GAI

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The Sandman. The dream hunters.

    The Sandman. The dream hunters.2009

    by Neil Gaiman

    (10,709)

    Summary: The King of All Night's Dreaming is drawn into a tale about a monk, a fox woman, and an evil man set in ancient Japan.

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 GAI

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Outcast. Book 4, Under devil's wing

    Outcast. Book 4, Under devil's wing2017

    by Robert Kirkman

    Series: Outcast

    (1,590)

    Summary: Answers are given, secrets are revealed, and the Barnes family has never been in more danger. Allison learns that there's something very special about her daughter, bu where's Kyle? Will Anderson risk everything to save him?

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 KIR

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The sword. Book 3, Earth

    The sword. Book 3, Earth2009

    by Joshua Luna

    (625)

    Summary: His name is Knossos. With the power to manipulate earth, he is one of the most powerful beings alive. And he has only one weakness: The Sword. Helping to create it was his first mistake. Killing the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 LUN

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details