Like comic books? Check out the library's graphic novel collection--there are stories and facts, fairy tales and scary stories, new versions of popular books and imaginative, original work, all waiting to be discovered and enjoyed.
There's a Wolf at the Door
As his plans are spoiled over and over again, the wolf keeps trying to find his dinner, in this retelling of five well-known stories and fables.
After Stone Rabbit is transported back to prehistoric times, his bottle of barbecue sauce becomes the key ingredient in a power-hungry Neanderthal's plan to dominate the world.
Amelia Rules! Volume Three, Superheroes
Collection of comics about nine-year-old Amelia McBride and her friends, the Gathering of Awesome Super Pals (G.A.S.P.).
In this Old West retelling of the traditional fairy tale, Rapunzel uses her hair as a lasso as she takes on outlaws, including Gothel.
Fashion Kitty and the Unlikely Hero
When the principal of Kiki's school makes a new rule that everyone has to wear boring school uniforms, Fashion Kitty puts her fashion powers into action, unexpectedly encountering one kitty who does not want her help.
Babymouse. 9, Monster Mash
A graphic novel following the Halloween adventures of Babymouse, an imaginative young mouse.
Comic Book Century : The History of American Comic Books
Provides a history of comic books in America during the twentieth century, showing how it has influenced and been influenced by American culture. Includes an epilogue about comics in the early twenty-first century.
Investigating the Scientific Method with Max Axiom, Super Scientist
Using powers he acquired in a freak accident, Max demonstrates and explains science in ways never before seen in the classroom. Max does what it takes to make science super cool --whether it's shrinking to explore an atom or riding on a sound wave.
Silly Lilly and the Four Seasons
Follows a little girl through the year as she experiences different seasonal activities.
Owly. Volume Five, Tiny Tales
More wonderful wordless adventures of the endearing Owly and his forest friends.
Looking for excitement, Coraline ventures through a mysterious door into a world that is similar, yet disturbingly different from her own, where she must challenge a gruesome entity in order to save herself, her parents, and the souls of three others.
To Dance : A Memoir
The author describes how she first decided she wanted to be a ballerina at the age of six, and how that dream carried her from her home in Puerto Rico to dance class in Boston to performing with the New York City Ballet.
Jack and the Box : A Toon Book
This simple, funny story is perfect for preschoolers and beginning readers.
Heart of Steel
As Tony Stark battles an Advanced Idea Mechanics (A.I.M.) siege engine, he reflects on how he became Iron Man following his capture six months earlier by A.I.M., who planned to force him to create weapons for them.
Into the Volcano
While their parents are away doing research, brothers Duffy and Sumo Pugg go with their cousin, Mister Come-and-Go, to Kokalaha Island, where they meet Aunt Lulu and become trapped in an erupting volcano.