July's New Graphic Novels
Here's a selection of some of our newest titles -- be sure to look for more of your favorites at our new location in the YA area!!
Anya's ghost -- Anya, embarrassed by her Russian immigrant family and self-conscious about her body, has given up on fitting in at school but falling down a well and making friends with the ghost there just may be worse.
Chaos war -- Hercules, thought dead by his friends and colleagues, has returned from exile with more power and a warning: The Chaos King is coming! Since the end of Secret Invasion, the Chaos King has amassed his army of alien slave gods -- and the time to strike Earth is now.
Naruto. Vol. 51, Sasuke vs. Danzo!! -- Sasuke finally takes on Danzo, the leader of Konoha, determined to interrogate him about the Uchiha clan and what really happened between the political factions of Konoha and his brother, Itachi.
Superman Batman. Vol. 11, Worship -- The Man of Steel has the powers of a god. He soars above the Earth, an invincible sentry raining fireballs from his eyes and saving humanity at every turn. In turn, people throughout the world are grateful for his countless acts of heroism, but a few dedicated fans are taking their hero worship too far! This deadly cult has appointed Superman as their deity, whether he likes it or not. These fanatics will stop at nothing to make Lois Lane pay for her "crimes" against Superman! With Superman off world, it's up to Batman to deliver Lois from evil! But while one group wreaks havoc with their love for Superman, Lex Luthor seduces the hero's most ardent haters!
Flight. Vol. 8 -- The latest collection in the long-running anthology series takes readers on more than a dozen journeys to imaginative, beautifully created worlds. As in previous volumes, the skill of the artists and the remarkable variety of styles presented are the book's main appeal. Each short story, ranging in length from about 10 to 20 pages, takes readers to new worlds of wonder. While there's no direct connection between the tales, there is a general underlying theme of characters pushing themselves to achieve great things.
Bleach. Vol. 35, Higher than the moon -- While the Soul Reapers are entrenched in bloody one-on-one battles with the Espadas, their sworn enemy Aizen is preparing to make the next move in his elaborate plan. The battlefields of Hueco Mundo will soon give way to another battlefield where the price of losing will prove to be infinitely higher.
Star Wars : the old republic. Vol. 2, Threat of peace -- As representatives of the Galactic Republic and the Sith Empire attempt to negotiate a peace treaty, deception by the Sith puts the Jedi in an unfortunate position.
Green Lantern. Brightest day -- In the wake of the War of the Light and at the dawn of the new Brightest Day, Hal has a vital new mission: protect the Entities, the embodiment of each color of the Emotional Spectrum, from the mysterious figure who is imprisoning and enslaving them. With the Entities loose on Earth, Hal has no choice but to form an alliance -- not just with old allies like Star Sapphire and Saint Walker, but with Atrocitus, Larfleeze and even his greatest enemy, Sinestro.
Fullmetal alchemist. 25 -- As Greed and King Bradley continue their battle, the mysterious homunculus "father" makes his move under Central City. In order to achieve his objectives, he will need to force Mustang to make an unthinkable choice. Meanwhile, Alphonse has the chance to regain his own body, but the sacrifice to do so may be too much.
Thor. The trials of Loki -- The true origin of Thor's archenemy and Marvel's most unpredictable villain! He is the lie-smith; he is the shape-changer; he is the fire that burns. The God of Mischief and Trickery, Loki. Meet the mirthful, beloved young man that made all the Asgardians laugh...until the first time he killed. Discover the gnarled roots of his twisted, unrelenting hatred of the Asgardians. And learn the chilling truth of why he'll never be stopped...
Ultimate comics : Doomsday -- Who is the face of true evil in the Ultimate Universe? What is the biggest secret the world doesn't know? Join the gathered heroes as they embark on an adventure unlike anything seen in Marvel Comics...and that's a promise!!
Buffy the vampire slayer. Season eight, Vol. 8, Last gleaming -- War. It's messy, and Buffy knows it. As the Slayer army crumbles against an endless swarm of demons, Buffy joins forces with the US military to put an end to her greatest enemy to date -- the mysterious Twilight, who will see this world end to give birth to another. Spike and Buffy reunite and take the fight closer to home, where everything and everyone will change.
Wonder Woman. Vol. 1, Odyssey -- Due to mysterious circumstances, Diana must track down the truth behind whats happened to her timeline and face the biggest stunner of all: Who destroyed Paradise Island?
Level up -- Dennis, the son of Chinese immigrants, yearns to play video games like his friends and, upon his strict father's death, becomes obsessed with them but later, realizing how his father sacrificed for him, he chooses a nobler path.
Red Hood : the lost days -- After his death at the hands of The Joker, Jason Todd is resurrected by Batman's foe Ra's al Ghul as a weapon against The Dark Knight. Now, learn what secret events have led Jason on his eventual path of death and destruction.
Neon genesis evangelion: campus apocalypse. Volume 1 -- Shinji Ikari, who attends the private NERV Academy, discovers that three of his classmates--Kaworu, Rei, and Asuka--live secret lives at night, fighting against an alien enemy that looks very human.