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Employing stark lines drawn from a dark palette, graphic artist I.N.J. Culbard has made a mission of interpreting the cosmos-bending tales of H.P. Lovecraft. more

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The graphic novel Tumult is an emotionally intelligent noirish thriller, whose text panels comment ironically on the speech bubbles and the action depicted in the frames. more

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In this graphic novel, British illustrator-writer Marin Rowson’s cheeky commentary is a reminder that Karl Marx didn’t necessarily care for Marxists, and his Hieronymus Bosch meets steampunk illustrations are a dark marvel and a delight. more

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This graphic novel written by Vincent Zabus and delightfully illustrated by Thomas Campi is an imaginative attempt to get inside the head of surrealist painter René Magritte. more

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With Fun: Spies, Puzzle Solvers, and a Century of Crosswords, Italian artist Paolo Bacilieri offers an imaginative illustrated history of crossword puzzles. more

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The African American performer Josephine Baker led a remarkable life, amply transcribed and pictured in a thick new graphic biography, Josephine Baker, by writer Jose-Luis Bocquet and illustrator Catel Muller. more

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The art of Paul Gauguin, among the most distinctive early modern painters, represented modernism’s paradoxical drive to embrace the primeval. Gauguin: The Other World by Italian artist Fabrizio Dori is an imaginative, sometimes hallucinator... more

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Agatha Christie remains one of the world’s bestselling writers and her stories continue to play out on film and in television series. The authors of this colorfully illustrated graphic novel explore the links between life and fiction. more

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A graphic novelization of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice that conveys the intent of the original story. more

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In 1919, the Italian futurist poet, novelist, screenwriter and aviator Gabriele D'Annunzio marshaled a private army and seized the Adriatic seaport of Fiume. In the confusion of post-World War I Europe, D'Annunzio was able to rule more

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