Recreation

New Titles Young Adults’ April 2017 (arrived in March 2017)

Fiction

Magi. 22 : the labyrinth of magic story & art by Shinobu Ohtaka ; [translation & English adaptation, John Werry]
A summit involving the major powers of the world is about to begin in Sindria.
Sweetness & lightning. 4 Gido Amagakure ; [translation, Adam Lensenmayer]
Thanks to his friendship and his gourmet partnership with his student, Kotori, single father Kohei Inuzuka is trying his best to continue making new, home-cooked meals for his young daughter, Tsumugi.
Yvain, the Knight of the Lion M. T. Anderson ; illustrated by Andrea Offermann
Eager for glory and heedless of others, Sir Yvain sets out from King Arthur's court and defeats a local lord in battle, unknowingly intertwining his future with the lives of two compelling women: Lady Laudine, the beautiful widow of the fallen lord, and her sly maid Lunette.
City of saints & thieves Natalie C. Anderson
Sixteen-year-old Tina and two friends leave Kenya and slip into the Congo, from where she and her mother fled years before, seeking revenge for her mother's murder but uncovering startling secrets.
World trigger. 14 Daisuke Ashihara ; [translation, Lillian Olsen]
After being crushed in their last Rank Wars match and Jin refusing Osamu's request to join their squad, Tamakoma-2 is at a loss.
Glass sword Victoria Aveyard
Mare Barrow's blood is red the colour of common folk but her Silver ability, the power to control lightning, has turned her into a weapon that the royal court tries to control.
King's cage Victoria Aveyard
Mare Barrow is a prisoner, powerless without her lightning, tormented by her lethal mistakes. She lives at the mercy of a boy she once loved, a boy made of lies and betrayal.
The drowned cities Paolo Bacigalupi
In a dark future America that has devolved into unending civil wars, orphans Mahlia and Mouse barely escape the war-torn lands of the Drowned Cities, but their fragile safety is soon threatened and Mahlia will have to risk everything if she is to save Mouse, as he once saved her.
Little white lies Brianna Baker
The width of the world David Baldacci ; illustrated by Matthew Laznicka
Crooked kingdom Leigh Bardugo
Kaz Brekker and his crew have just pulled off a heist so daring even they didn't think they'd survive. But instead of divvying up a fat reward, they're right back to fighting for their lives.
All in : a Naturals novel Jennifer Lynn Barnes
Cassie and the other members of the Naturals program of the FBI are drawn into a murder investigation in Vegas.
Killer instinct Jennifer Barnes
International Iron Man Brian Michael Bendis, writer ; Alex Maleev, artist ; Paul Mounts, color artist ; VC's Clayton Cowles, letterer
Who is Tony Stark? Since learning he was adopted, this question has cast a shadow over his life.
Hostage Chris Bradford
The things we promise J C Burke
Glass houses Rachel Caine
In Morganville, Texas, a town where evil terrorizes the streets under the cover of darkness, Claire Danvers, who has had enough of her current dorm situation, moves off campus and discovers that the town is run by vampires.
Waiting for callback. Take two Perdita & Honor Cargill
The last of August : a Charlotte Holmes novel Brittany Cavallaro
Jamie Watson and Charlotte Holmes are looking for a winter break reprieve in Sussex after a fall semester that almost got them killed.
Finding Arcadia Simon Chesterman
Lady Midnight Cassandra Clare
Shadowhunter Emma Carstairs and her parabatai Julian Blackthorn race to stop a demonic plot that threatens Los Angeles.
Flower Elizabeth Craft and Shea Olsen
Charlotte has a plan: get the top grades in her class, make her grandmother proud, and get into Stanford with early admission, something no one else in her family has done.
Apple and Rain Sarah Crossan
When Apple's mother returns after eleven years of absence, Apple feels whole again. She will have an answer to her burning question why did you go?
We come apart Sarah Crossan, Brian Conaghan
Nicu has emigrated from Romania and is struggling to find his place in his new home. Meanwhile, Jess's home life is overshadowed by violence.
Geis. A matter of life & death Alexis Deacon
The chief matriarch is dying. Drawing her last breath, she declares a contest: let fate decide the one worthy to rule. Fifty souls are summoned in the night; fifty souls bound to the same fate. But this is no ordinary trial. And so begins the first task.
This beats perfect Rebecca Denton
Lost Girls Merrie Destefano
How to break a boy Laurie Devore
Since the death of her brother, mean girl Olivia's life is unravelling. When she catches her boyfriend sleeping with her BFF, Olivia realises she needs to work on an escape plan to get out of this town.
Mafiosa Catherine Doyle
Mind the gap Phil Earle
Big order. 01 Sakae Esuno ; [translation, Caleb Cook]
When Eiji Hoshimiya was asked his heart's desire, the young boy could never have predicted the catastrophic consequences.
Unfolding : a novel Jonathan Friesen
Jonah, who suffers from scoliosis and epileptic seizures, worries that he will lose his best friend when she has a premonition warning her to leave
Haikyu!! 1, Hinata and Kageyama Haruichi Furudate ; [translation, Adrienne Beck]
Ever since he saw the legendary player known as the 'Little Giant" compete at the national volleyball finals, Shoyo Hinata has been aiming to be the best volleyball player ever!
Haikyu!! 2, The view from the top Haruichi Furudate ; [translation, Adrienne Beck]
Haikyu!! 3, Go, team Karasuno! Haruichi Furudate ; [translation, Adrienne Beck]
Haikyu!! 5, Inter-high begins Haruichi Furudate ; [translation, Adrienne Beck]
Haikyu!! 7, Evolution Haruichi Furudate ; [translation, Adrienne Beck]
The edge of every-thing Jeff Giles
Fir Sharon Gosling
Silver stars : a Front lines novel Michael Grant
During the summer of 1943, women soldiers Frangie, Rainy, and Rio accompany the American Army to Sicily to fight on the front
Ten thousand skies above you : a Firebird novel Claudia Gray
Marguerite races through various dimensions to save the boy she loves.
Hayate the combat butler. 29 Kenjiro Hata ; [translation, John Werry]
Since the tender age of nine, Hayate Ayasaki has busted his behind at various part-time jobs to support his degenerate gambler parents.
Behind the scenes!! 03 story and art by Bisco Hatori ; [English translation & adaptation, John Werry]
Ryuji Goda, Art Squad president and sterling example of self-confidence, has become anxiety-ridden Ranmaru's greatest role model.
The careful undressing of love Corey Ann Haydu
The girls of Devonairre Street in Brooklyn, who have always been told that they are cursed to cause the deaths of any boy they love, do not regard the curse as real until the sudden, violent death of a boy they all loved.
A shadow's breath Nicole Hayes
Hotaka John Heffernan ; series editor, Lyn White
Horimiya : Hori-san and Miyamura-kun. 06 Hero, Daisuke Hagiwara ; [translation, Taylor Engel]
Miyamura and Hori naturally navigate the trials of being a teenage couple, helping their friends along the way.
Tilt Mary Hoffman
Pisa, 1299. In the male-dominated world of Renaissance Italy, Netta is an ambitious young woman and the last in the line of a great family of sculptors and stone-carvers. Determined to throw off the shackles of marriage, Netta sets out to take up her family's legacy and work on fixing the city's leaning tower.
The Challenge Tom Hoyle
At the edge of the universe Shaun David Huchinson
When his best friend-turned-boyfriend goes missing and seems to be remembered by nobody else, Ozzie begins to believe that the universe is shrinking and forges ties with a new friend while struggling to figure out what is happening.
The last beginning Lauren James
The next together Lauren James
Star Wars. Ahsoka E. K. Johnston
Fans have long wondered what happened to Ahsoka after she left the Jedi Order near the end of the Clone Wars, and before she re-appeared as the mysterious Rebel operative Fulcrum in Rebels. .
Passion : a fallen novel Lauren Kate
Before Luce and Daniel met at Sword & Cross, before they fought the Immortals, they had already lived many lives.
Batman. Vol. 1, I am Gotham Tom King, Scott Snyder, writers ; David Finch [and eight others], artists
The Caped Crusader has never been stopped. Not by the Joker. Not by Two-Face. Not even by the entire Justice League. But now, Batman must face his most challenging foe ever a hero who wants to save Gotham from the Batman!
FukuFuku : kitten tales. 2 Konami Kanata ; [translation, Marlaina McElheny]
Presents the continuing adventures of FukuFuku the kitten and her doting owner, as FukuFuku grows and matures into a fine feline companion.
The Romantics Leah Konen
When his first big relationship crumbles on the heels of his parents' painful separation, seventeen-year-old Gael is heartbroken until love
Bleach. [Volumes 52-53-54] story and art by Tite Kubo ; English adaptation, Lance Caselman ; translation, Joe Yamazaki
Ichigo Kurosaki never asked for the ability to see ghosts he was born with the gift. When his family is attacked by a Hollow a malevolent lost soul Ichigo becomes a Soul Reaper, dedicating his life to protecting the innocent and helping the tortured spirits themselves find peace.
We are still tornadoes Michael Kun and Susan Mullen
Growing up across the street from each other, Scott and Cath have been best friends their entire lives. Cath would help Scott with his English homework, he would make her mix tapes (it's the 80's after all), and any fight they had would be forgotten over TV and cookies.
We are okay : a novel Nina LaCour
After leaving her life behind to go to college in New York, Marin must face the truth about the tragedy that happened in the final weeks of summer when her friend Mabel comes to visit.
Whisper to me Nick Lake
Dreamland burning Jennifer Latham
When Rowan finds a skeleton on her family's property, investigating the brutal, century-old murder leads to painful discoveries about the past. Alternating chapters tell the story of William, another teen grappling with the racial firestorm leading up to the 1921 Tulsa race riot, providing some clues to the mystery.
Before you forget Julia Lawrinson
Exo Fonda Lee
For a century now, Earth has been a peaceful colony of an alien race, and Donovan Reyes is a loyal member of the security forces, while his father is the Prime Liaison but when a routine search and seizure goes bad Donovan finds himself a captive of the human revolutionary group, Sapience.
The secret of a heart note Stacey Lee
As one of only two aromateurs left on the planet, Mimosa knows her future holds a lifetime of using her sense of smell to mix base notes, top notes, and heart notes into elixirs that help others fall in love while she remains alone.
Wait for me Caroline Leech
On her father's farm in Scotland in 1945, Lorna Anderson's life consists of endless chores, rationing, knitting Red Cross scarves, and praying for an Allied victory. So when Paul Vogel, a German prisoner of war, is assigned as the new farmhand, Laura is appalled.
A tragic kind of wonderful Eric Lindstrom
A girl called Fearless Catherine Linka
After a synthetic hormone in beef kills fifty million American women, seventeen-year-old Avie struggles for a normal life in a world where teenage girls are a valuable commodity, but when her father contracts her to marry a rich, older man, Avie decides to run away with her childhood friend and revolutionary, Yates.
Returned Kimberley Griffiths Little
Supporting Kadesh's ascension to the throne after tragedy strikes on what was to have been their wedding day, Jayden finds their circumstances further complicated by the schemes of dark priestess Aliyah and the return of her former betrothed, Horeb.
The valiant Lesley Livingston
The daughter of a proud Celtic king is captured and sold to a training school for women gladiators under the patronage of Julius Caesar, circumstances that put her survival in the hands of an enemy who was responsible for her sister's death.
Kiss cam Kiara London
The power of six Pittacus Lore
In a Spanish convent, seventeen-year-old Marina longs to join forces with her fellow Loriens to prepare for battle with the Mogadorians who destroyed their home planet, while in the United States, John, Six, and Sam elude authorities who think John is a terrorist.
The rise of nine Pittacus Lore
The third installment in the action-packed Lorien Legacies series that launched with "I Am Number Four" and "The Power of Six", finds the stakes higher than ever as John, Number Six, and Number Seven desperately try to find the rest of the Lorien Nine before it's too late.
The Martian girl Paul Magrs
Ink exchange Melissa Marr
Newcomers and returning readers alike will devour this companion novel to Marr's ragingly popular Wicked Lovely (2007).
Ariadnis Josh Martin
Fairy tail. 58 Hiro Mashima ; [translation, William Flanagan]
As the members of Fairy Tail advance through Zeref's army, Natsu, Lucy and Happy are taken away from the battle to stay safe, and Gray duels Zeref's chief of staff, Invel Yura.
Fairy tail. 6 Hiro Mashima ; translated and adapted by William Flanagan ; lettered by North Market Street Graphics
Hotshot Natsu and his cool rival Gray are fighting to stop a calamity demon from being revived by Gray's fellow disciple Lyon and Zalty, a master of lost magic. But while they try to defeat the bad guys, the magical ice binding the demon keeps melting. Then a grudge between Fairy Tail and a rival guild turns to all-out war!
Valentine Jodi McAlister
The (totally not) guaranteed guide to friends, foes & faux friends : a novel Megan McCafferty
Twelve-year-old Jessica Darling receives another cryptic list from her older sister, Bethany. While hosting a slumber party and planning a Halloween costume, Jessica tries to navigate the seventh grade social scene, with mixed results.
New moon Stephenie Meyer
When the Cullens, including her beloved Edward, leave Forks rather than risk revealing that they are vampires, it is almost too much for eighteen-year-old Bella to bear, but she finds solace in her friend Jacob until he is drawn into a "cult" and changes in terrible ways.
Natsume's book of friends. Volume 20 story and art by Yuki Midorikawa ; [translation & adaptation, Lillian Olsen]
Takashi Natsume has always been aware of the supernatural world, but after he inherits a magical book from his grandmother, the supernatural world is aware of him!
The girl with the wrong name Barnabas Miller
Shadow wave Robert Muchamore
After a tsunami causes massive devastation to a tropical island, its governor sends in the bulldozers to knock down villages, replacing them with luxury hotel.
The escape Robert Muchamore
Summer, 1940. Hitler's army is advancing towards Paris, and millions of French civilians are on the run. Amidst the chaos, two British children are being hunted by German agents.
Cloud and Wallfish Anne Nesbet
Slip behind the Iron Curtain into a world of smoke, secrets, and lies in this stunning novel where someone is always listening and nothing is as it seems.
The knife of never letting go Patrick Ness
Todd Hewitt is just one month away from the birthday that will make him a man. But his town has been keeping secrets from him. Secrets that are going to force him to run.
Until we win Linda Newbery
Wrath of the storm Jennifer A. Nielsen
Nicolas Calva has Caesar's magic bulla, the Malice of Mars, and he has hidden the dangerous Jupiter Stone, but he still has to find a way to defeat The Mistress.
Optimists die first Susin Nielsen
When Petula de Wilde, who is anything but wild, meets Jacob in their school's dorky art therapy program, his friendship (and something more) helps her overcome intense fears since her sister died. And he has a secret of his own.
Akarnae Lynette Noni
With just one step, sixteen-year-old Alexandra Jennings' world changes--literally. Dreading her first day at a new school, Alex is stunned when she walks through a doorway and finds herself stranded in Medora, a fantasy world full of impossibilities.
Raelia Lynette Noni
Blood of Wonderland Colleen Oakes
[Olympians]. [9], Artemis : wild goddess of the hunt George O'Connor
Shunned even before she was born and destined to live a life of solitude, Artemis, Wild Goddess of the Hunt, finds power through her skilled hunting ability and mighty bow. She slays those who prey on the young and helpless. She is the protector of women and young girls, helps in childbirth, soothes the fearful, and is an unrivaled hunter. Follow mighty Artemis as she outwits brutes, protects the innocent from violence, and fights to take charge of her own world.
One piece. Vol. 81, Let's go see the cat viper story and art by Eiichiro Oda ; [translation, Stephen Paul]
The Straw Hat crew is reunited again in Zou, but this animal kingdom is already in a state of collapse when Luffy gets there. As the mystery of the events that transpired on Zou is slowly unraveled, new questions arise about Sanji's background.
One-punch man. 10 story by ONE ; art by Yusuke Murata ; [translation, John Werry]
Hero hunter Gato intensifies his onslaught, so of course Saitama decides now is the perfect time to join a combat tournament. Meanwhile, Class-S hero Metal Bat takes an assignment guarding a Hero Association executive and his son, and before long trouble appears!
The gods lie Kaori Ozaki ; [translation, Melissa Tanaka]
Natsuru Nanao, a 6th grader who lives alone with his mother, strikes up an unlikely friendship with the reserved and driven Rio Suzumura.
Fearless Francine Pascal
Romeo & What's Her Name Shani Petroff
And then the sky exploded David Poulsen
When morning comes Arushi Raina
This fictionalized account of a student uprising that began in Soweto, South Africa, on June 16, 1976, unfolds through the first-person narratives of four young adults from different backgrounds whose lives intersect.
The wish granter : a Ravenspire novel C.J. Redwine
The world has turned upside down for Thad and Ari Glavan, the bastard twins.
A darkling plain Philip Reeve
A web of air Philip Reeve
Two years ago, Fever Crumb escaped the war-torn city of London. Now she arrives in the extraordinary city of Mayda, where buildings ascend the cliffs on rails, and a mysterious recluse is building a machine that can fly. Fever is the engineer he needs?but ruthless enemies will kill to possess their secrets.
Infernal devices Philip Reeve
Predator's gold Philip Reeve
Fleeing from an anti-tractionist sect, the Green Storm, Tom and Haster are left drifting in the frozen Ice Wastes, slowly dying of cold after the Jenny Haniver's engines have failed. They are saved at the last minute, finding Anchorage, a once-beautiful ice city that has fallen on hard times.
The education of Margot Sanchez Lilliam Rivera
Margot Sanchez is paying off her debts by working in her family's South Bronx grocery store, but she must make the right choices about her friends, her family, and Moises, the good looking but outspoken boy from the neighbourhood.
Insurgent Veronica Roth
Denton Little's still not dead Lance Rubin
Living in an alternate world where everyone knows the day they will die, Denton Little survives his death date and finds himself separated from his family and chased by a ruthless Death Investigation Agency.
Bloody Mary. Volume 5 story and art by Akaza Samamiya ; translation, Katherine Schilling
A blood-pounding tale of an unorthodox alliance between a vampire and an exorcist.
Beautiful broken girls Kim Savage
Ben learns why the love of his life, Mira, and her sister drowned themselves when he receives a post-mortem letter from Mira challenging him to find and decode notes hidden in the seven places where they secretly touched.
Love, Lucas Chantele Sedgwick
Poison's kiss Breeana Shields
Ultraman. 2, You're begging for the truth, but now you've seen too much Eiichi Shimizu, Tomohiro Shimoguchi ; [translation, Joe Yamazaki ; English adaptation, Stan!]
With the SSSP now operating as a covert agency, Shinjiro Hayata has inherited the mantle of Ultraman from his father and learned of a new and terrifying alien invasion.
The demon prince of Momochi House. [7] story & art by Aya Shouoto ; [translation, JN Productions]
On her sixteenth birthday, orphan Himari Momochi inherits her ancestral estate that she's never seen.
Model misfit Holly Smale
A darkly beating heart Lindsay Smith
Reiko's heart is full of hatred. Her classmates and her brother terrorize her.
Batman. Volume 10, Epilogue written by Scott Snyder, James Tynion IV, Ray Fawkes ; art by Greg Capullo [and 5 others]
Batman : Epilogue! The dust has settled. After a bloody and brutal battle with Mr. Bloom, Bruce Wayne has reclaimed his mantle as the Dark Knight. ?
Captain America : Sam Wilson. 1, Not my Captain America [writer, Nick Spencer ; artists, Daniel Acura with Mike Choi, Paul Renaud (#4-5)]
When Steve Rogers was restored to his natural age, he chose one of his closest and most trusted allies to take up his shield: Sam Wilson, formerly the Avenger known as the Falcon!
Captain America : Sam Wilson. 2, Standoff writer, Nick Spencer ; artists, Jesus Saiz [and 3 others]
For years, across two eras, Steve Rogers wielded his red, white and blue shield against unspeakable odds. For a time when he fell, his brother in arms Bucky Barnes picked it up. And when it was time to rest for good, Steve handed it to his friend Sam Wilson.
Captain America : Steve Rogers. [1], Hail Hydra! writer, Nick Spencer ; artists, Jesus Saiz & Javier Pina with Miguel Sepulveda
While fighting his way through S.H.I.E.L.D.'s reality- bending small-town super prison, Pleasant Hill, an aged and de-powered Steve Rogers was returned to fighting form by a sentient Cosmic Cube named Kobik"
Shaken Joss Stirling
Girl online Zoe Sugg
Penny has a secret. Under the alias GirlOnline, Penny blogs her hidden feelings about friendship, boys, high school drama, her crazy family, and the panic attacks that have begun to take over her life.
Ever the hunted Erin Summerill
Seventeen year-old Britta Flannery is the outcast daughter of a bounty hunter who must use her powers to track her father's killer in a world of warring kingdoms, and dangerous magic.
Ranma 1/2. 35 & 36 story and art by Rumiko Takahashi ; translation, Kaori Inoue ; English adaptation, Gerard Jones
One day, teenaged martial artist Ranma Saotome went on a training mission with his father and ended up taking a dive into some cursed springs at a legendary training ground in China. Now, every time he's splashed with cold water, he changes into a girl.
Our own private universe Robin Talley
What the raven brings John Owen Theobald
London, 1942: the Blitz is over but the war rages on. With the country still fighting for its existence, a young girl takes to the skies. After her mother was killed in an air raid, Anna Cooper was sent to live with her uncle, the Ravenmaster at the Tower of London.
The hate u give Angie Thomas
Nowhere near you Leah Thomas
Long may she reign Rhiannon Thomas
When the king and his closest allies are poisoned at a banquet, Freya finds herself on the throne and must uncover the identity of the murderers if she hopes to survive.
Beware that girl Teresa Toten
Black flowers, white lies Yvonne Ventresca
Her father died before she was born, but Ella Benton knows they have a supernatural connection. Since her mother discourages these beliefs, Ella keeps her cemetery visits secret. But she may not be the only one with secrets.
Wing Jones Katherine Webber
By your side Kasie West
Another Castle. Grimoire written by Andrew Wheeler ; illustrated and colored by Paulina Ganucheau ; lettered by Jenny Vy Tran
Princess Misty of Beldora longs for a more exciting life, but gets more than she bargained for when she is captured by Lord Badlug, the ruler of the neighboring kingdom of Grimoire.
Trouble tomorrow Terry Whitebeach & Sarafino Wani Enadio
The dragon's price : a transference novel Bethany Wiggins
Centuries ago two warring kingdoms unified against a deadly menace laying waste to both their lands.
The Flash. Vol. 1, Lightning strikes twice Joshua Williamson, writer ; Carmine Di Giandomenico [and four others], artists ; Ivan Plascencia, colorist ; Steve Wands, letterer ; Karl Kerschl, collection cover artist
A new storm brews over Central City and disproves the old adage about lightning never, well you know. Just as Barry begins to feel overwhelmed fighting crime, a new speedster debuts but just where did this amazing new friend come from?
All about Mia Lisa Williamson
Ms. Marvel. [6, Civil War II] writer, G. Willow Wilson ; artists, Adrian Alphona (#7, flaskback art #8-11), Takeshi Miyazawa (#8-11) & Mirka Andolfo (#12)
There's a war brewing at Coles Academic High School! While Civil War II heats up, the next generation of Avengers has bigger things to worry about like a tri-state academic competition!
Avatar, the last airbender. North and south. Part two script, Gene Yuen Yang ; art and cover, Gurihiru ; lettering, Michael Heisler
Hakoda works to tighten the security of the city, while Katara's distrust of the Northern newcomer grows, and Gilak's crew reveals troubling information.
Avatar, the last airbender. The search Gene Luen Yang, script ; Gurihiru, art & cover ; Michael Heisler, lettering
With the help of his friends and his sister Azula, Prince Zuko goes on a quest to find out what happened to his missing mother.

Non-Fiction

The dog upstairs : a collection of writing by New Zealand teenagers selected by Tessa Duder & James Norcliffe ; edited by Glyn Strange
Level 3 physics study guide Pauline Bendall
The new edition of this popular title covers the NCEA Level 3 Physics Achievement Standards 3.1 to 3.6 being implemented in 2013.
The best of Archie comics. [Book 1] stories by Vic Bloom [and 16 others] ; artwork by Bob Montana [and 31 others]
Level 3 chemistry study guide Suzanne Boniface, Jan Giffney
The new edition of this popular title covers the Level 3 Chemistry Achievement Standards 3.1 to 3.7 being implemented in 2013.
An illustrated history of notable Shadowhunters & Denizens of Downworld Cassandra Clare ; illustrated by Cassandra Jean
Featuring characters from Cassandra Clare's international best- selling novels from the Shadowhunters world.
The 7 habits of highly effective teenagers : the ultimate teenage success guide Sean Covey
Groundbreaking and universal, Stephen Covey's The 7 habits of highly effective teenagers has been one of the most popular motivational books of all time.
Garfield keeps his chins up Jim Davis
A collection of the irrepressible feline's daily comic strips relates the adventures of Jon, Odie, and the rest of the gang.
Garfield listens to his gut Jim Davis
Garfield's gut instinct is to eat and eat big! And why not? That's how the fat cat became famous, enjoying enormous success worldwide. And that's how the big-bellied glutton still rolls.
Garfield says a mouthful Jim Davis
A repackaged edition featuring Garfield, the chubby lasagna-loving feline; Odie the dog; and Jon Arbuckle, Garfield's lonely owner, includes classic comic strips in full colour and in a larger format.
Ngārara Huarau story told by Maxine Hemi ; illustrated by Andrew Burdan
This graphic novel in English tells the story of Ngārara Huarau, a taniwha, that travels from Hawke's Bay to Wairarapa in search of his sister, Pari-kawhiti.
Dan and Phil go outside Dan Howell & Phil Lester
Dan Howell and Phil Lester, avoiders of human contact and direct sunlight, actually went outside. Travelling around the world on tour, they have collected hundreds of exclusive, intimate and funny photos, as well as revealing and captivating side notes, to show the behind-the-scenes story of their adventure.
Flying couch : a graphic memoir Amy Kurzweil
Flying couch tells the stories of three unforgettable women. Amy Kurzweil weaves her own coming-of-age as a young Jewish artist into the narrative of her mother, a psychologist, and Bubbe, her grandmother, a World War II survivor who escaped from the Warsaw Ghetto by disguising herself as a gentile.
Girl rising : changing the world one girl at a time Tanya Lee Stone in association with GirlRising
Girl Rising, a global campaign for girls' education, created a film that chronicled the stories of nine girls in the developing world, allowing viewers the opportunity to witness how education can break the cycle of poverty. Now, award-winning author Tanya Lee Stone deftly uses new research to illuminate the dramatic facts behind the film, focusing both on the girls captured on camera and many others.