Recreation

New Titles Young Adults’ November 2014 (arrived in October 2014)

Fiction

Big beastly book of Bart Simpson.
Yet another collection of the antics of Bart Simpson and his television cartoon family.
Kaleidoscope : diverse YA science fiction and fantasy stories, Alisa Krasnostein, Julia Rios.
The dark side : truly terrifying tales, chose by Susan Price.
Unraveled, Gennifer Albin.
Adelice returns to Arras, where the Guild's control is slipping and Cormac Patton needs her help to reestablish order, but she soon discovers that she is not alone and must choose between an unimaginable alliance and a war that could destroy everyone she loves.
Bad girls don't die, Katie Alender.
When fifteen-year-old Lexi's younger sister Kasey begins behaving strangely and their old Victorian house seems to take on a life of its own, Lexi investigates and discovers some frightening facts about previous occupants of the house, leading her to believe that many lives are in danger.
Half a creature from the sea : a life in stories, David Almond ; illustrated by Eleanor Taylor.
A collection of dark, powerful and moving short stories such as: "The Missing Link", "Joe Quinn's Poltergeist", "Harry Miller's Run", "Slog's Dad", "Klaus Vogel and the Bad Lads", "Mary Malone", "Half a Creature from the Sea", and, "When God Came to Kathleen's Garden".
Sharkman, Steve Alten.
Kwan Wilson, seventeen, was a basketball star until he crashed his car, killing his mother and paralyzing himself from the waist down, and now, while living with his grandmother in Delray Beach, Florida, he gets an internship at a genetics laboratory where shark stem cells are being tested on rats to cure cancer and spinal injuries, and can't resist injecting himself.
Swift, R. J. Anderson.
State of grace, H. Badger.
Fierce September, Fleur Beale.
Juno and the Taris inhabitants must leave their dying island to live on the Outside, a seemingly hostile place of pandemics and conflict. Juno enjoys the new freedoms and choices now available to her in a future New Zealand. But Taris doesn't give up its hold so easily, and she is shocked to find the island held more secrets than any of them knew.
The scandalous sisterhood of Prickwillow Place, Julie Berry.
Seven very proper Victorian young ladies conspire to hide a murder from the authorities at their boarding school.
Second thoughts, Cara Bertrand.
Checkmate, Malorie Blackman.
The manifesto on how to be interesting.
Night sky, Suzanne Brockmann and Melanie Brockmann.
Sixteen-year-old Skylar Reid joins her best friend Cal, Dana, a girl with supernatural abilities, and Dana's friend Milo on a quest to rescue young Sasha from the organisation that kidnapped her because, according to Dana, Sky and Sasha both have special abilities, too.
The danger game, Kevin Brooks.
Rebecca is always right, Anna Carey.
Find me where the water ends : a so close to you novel, Rachel Carter.
When Lydia has the chance to see a future in which the Montauk Project never existed, she knows that she will sacrifice everything to make that vision of the world a reality.
Back to you, Cathy Cole.
Kiss at midnight, Cathy Cole.
Playing the game, Cathy Cole.
Summer of secrets, Cathy Cole.
The rule of thoughts, James Dashner.
Eyes wide open : the full story, Ted Dekker.
My name is Christy Snow. I'm seventeen and I'm about to die. I'm buried in a coffin under tons of concrete. No one knows where I am. Some will say that I m not really here. Some will say I'm delusional. Some will say that I don't even exist. But who are they? I'm the one buried in a grave. So who are you?
Urban assassin, Jim Eldridge.
Not in the script : an if only novel, Amy Finnegan.
Black ice, Becca Fitzpatrick.
Britt goes hiking in the Grand Tetons of Wyoming with her ex-boyfriend Calvin, but trouble arises when she is caught in a blizzard, taken hostage by fugitives, finds evidence of murders, and learns whom to trust and whom to love.
Two girls staring at the ceiling, Lucy Frank.
In this novel in verse, two very different girls bond while hospitalized for Crohn's disease.
Don't let go, Michelle Gagnon.
Noa, Peter, and what is left of their army race across the country in their search to destroy Project Persephone before time runs out.
Unmarked, Kami Garcia.
Say you love me, Stevie C, Michelle Gayle.
What's the drama, Malibu Bennet?, Michelle Gayle.
The fault in our stars, John Green.
Sixteen-year-old Hazel, a stage IV thyroid cancer patient, has accepted her terminal diagnosis until a chance meeting with a boy at cancer support group forces her to reexamine her perspective on love, loss, and life.
Ashes to ashes, Jenny Han & Siobhan Vivian.
Lillia, Kat and Mary must deal with the fallout of what happened on New Year's Eve in the conclusion to the Burn for Burn trilogy.
Alphas, Lisi Harrison.
Belle of the brawl, Lisi Harrison.
Movers & Fakers, Lisi Harrison.
Whisper the dead, Alyxandra Harvey.
In 1814 London, Gretchen must put aside annoyance at the constant buzzing caused by being a Whisperer, concern about her twin brother, her growing feelings for a member of the Order of Iron Nail, and the boredom of being a debutante when a new menace threatens Mayfair.
Rites of passage, Joy N. Hensley.
Sixteen-year-old Sam McKenna discovers that becoming one of the first girls to attend the revered Denmark Military Academy means living with a target on her back.
Skink no surrender, Carl Hiaasen.
Avengers. 4, Infinity, Jonathan Hickman, writer ; penciler, Leinil Francis Yu ; inkers, Gerry Alanguilan & Leinil Francis Yu ; colourists, Sunny Gho ... [et al.] ; letterer, VC's Cory Petit.
The battle for the Marvel Universe continues! Deep in space, the Avengers join the intergalactic fight against cosmic invaders on a collision course with Earth. The Builders have already decimated the forces of the Skrull Empire so what chance do Earth's Mightiest Heroes stand? And when betrayal strikes the Council of Worlds and the Avengers find themselves prisoners of war, one last desperate plan is hatched! Galactic empires fall and rise and as Earth is targeted, the Avengers race back to their own solar system. But will they be in time?
Death run, Jack Higgins with Justin Richards.
Skies like these, Tess Hilmo.
While visiting her eccentric aunt who lives in Wyoming, twelve-year-old Jade befriends a boy who believes he is a descendant of Butch Cassidy.
Thirteen, Tom Hoyle.
Rosario + Vampire. Season II. 13, [story & art by] Akihisa Ikeda ; translation, Tetsuichiro Miyaki ; English adaptation, Annette Roman.
Average human teenager Tsukune accidentally enrolls at a boarding school for monsters no, not jocks and popular kids, but bona fide werewolves, witches and unnameables out of his wildest nightmares! On the plus side, all the girls have a monster crush on him. On the negative side, all the boys are so jealous they want to kill him! And so do the girls he spurns, because he only has eyes for one of them the far-from-average vampire Moka. On the plus side, Moka only has glowing red eyes for Tsukune. On the O-negative side, she also has a burning, unquenchable thirst for his blood. When villains' true identities turn out to be nested like Russian dolls a. dance the squat dance b. find a new body to inhabit yourself c. count your blessings.
City of halves, Lucy Inglis.
Invincible : ultimate collection. Volume 9, Robert Kirkman, writer ; Ryan Ottley, penciler, inker ; Cliff Rathburn, inker ; John Rauch, colourist.
Invincible's battle with Dinosaurus kicks off the start of a very tumultuous time in Mark Grayson's life.
Naruto. Vol. 67, An opening, story and art by Masashi Kishimoto ; [translation, Mari Morimoto].
Obito has shocked the ninja world by absorbing Ten Tails into himself and transforming into the ultimate jinchuriki. But what is the extent of Obito's power, and can he even control it? Naruto and Sasuke will have to team up with the revived Hokage to even stand a chance!
Being Audrey Hepburn, Mitchell Kriegman.
With Audrey Hepburn as her inspiration, nineteen-year-old Lisbeth strives to rise above her broken home, alcohol-abusing sister and friends, the culture of "the shore," and her mother's meager dreams for her but when she secretly tries on Audrey's iconic Givenchy dress, she gets a chance to become who she longs to be.
She's got the beat, Nancy E. Krulik.
Kiss of broken glass, Madeleine Kuderick.
A tale told through evocative verse chronicles a mandatory seventy-two-hour psychiatric evaluation of a teen who has been caught cutting herself in an effort to feel alive.
The shadowmagic trilogy, John Lenahan.
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.
Superman. Volume 4, Psi War, Scott Lobdell, Mike Johnson, writers ; Kenneth Rocafort [and eleven others], artists.
The Queen of H.I.V.E. (Holistically Intergrated Viral Equality) has placed the telepathic Dr. Hector Hammond's thoughts deep into the recesses of Superman's mind in an effort to control the Man of Steel. The merging of Hammond and the Superman's minds brings about vivid hallucinations that cause Superman to experience different realities and view longtime allies as potential threats. With the Man of Steel unable to tell what is real and what is a hallucination, it is up to Orion of the New Gods and Wonder Woman to release the H.I.V.E.'s grip on Superman and save the universe from succumbing to power of the H.I.V.E.
Proxy, Alex London.
Gilt, Katherine Longshore.
Tarnish, Katherine Longshore.
The fall of five, Pittacus Lore.
After facing off with the Mogadorian ruler and almost being annihilated, the Garde go into hiding. They must learn to master their Legacies and learn to work together as a team. When they receive a sign from Number Five a crop circle in the shape of a Loric symbol they know they are close to being reunited. But could it be a trap? Time is running out, and the only thing they know for certain is that they have to get to Five before it's too late.
Sick building, Paul Magrs.
Tiermann's World: a planet covered in wintry woods and roamed by sabre-toothed tigers and other savage beasts. The Doctor is here to warn Professor Tiermann, his wife and their son that a terrible danger is on its way. A gigantic and extremely hungry alien creature is heading remorselessly towards their home. Can they get away in time?
Shattered, Mari Mancusi.
Trinity, Connor, and Caleb are holed up in Texas when Emmy, the baby dragon, is caught on tape and the video goes viral, sending them on the road again, following an old map leading to a man who has come from the future to help.
Fairy tail. 42, Hiro Mashima ; translation, William Flanagan.
The town of giants is saved, but rekindling its flame has brought to light an even greater evil! The members of the dark guild of demons, Tartaros, move against the entire Magic Council, and start targeting former Council members. Fairy Tail rises up against this new threat, but they're facing powers they've never seen before! The battle against the world's last great dark guild begins!
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.
Get even, Gretchen McNeil.
Meridian, Josin L. McQuein.
Natsume's book of friends. Volume 17, story and art by Yuki Midorikawa ; translation & adaptation, Lillian Olsen.
Takashi Natsume can see the spirits and demons that hide from the rest of humanity. He has always been set apart from other people because of his gift, drifting from relative to relative, never fitting in. Now he's a troubled high school student who has come to live in the small town where his grandmother grew up. And there he discovers that he has inherited more than just the Sight from the mysterious Reiko.
Hellboy in Hell. [1], The descent, story and art by Mike Mignola ; colored by Dave Stewart ; lettered by Clem Robins.
After saving the world, but sacrificing himself and Great Britain, Hellboy is cast into Hell, where he finds many familiar faces and a throne that awaits him.
Mike Mignola's B.P.R.D. [8], Killing ground, story by Mike Mignola and John Arcudi ; art by Guy Davis ; colors by Dave Stewart ; letters by Clem Robins.
Something deadly is loose in the halls of the BPRD. The BPRD will need all of its new resources - from Johann's new body to Panya, the team's newest member - to handle the deadly forces that have wormed their way into the heart of the its headquarters, as the line blurs between the hunters of the supernatural and their prey.
The 100, Kass Morgan.
On a clear day, Walter Dean Myers.
In 2035, Dahlia Grillo, a sixteen-year-old math whiz, joins with six other American teens traveling to England to meet with groups from around the world in hopes of stopping C8, the companies that control nearly everything for their own benefit.
Courtney Crumrin. Volume five, The witch next door, written & illustrated by Ted Naifeh ; colored by Warren Wucinich ; edited by Jill Beaton ; designed by Keith Wood.
There's magic lurking around every corner, and Courtney's new next-door neighbor, a young girl named Holly Hart, is about to stumble right into it. Luckily Courtney's around to teach Holly all the dos and don'ts of witchcraft. After all, Courtney has learned a thing or two from Uncle Aloysius. But Holly doesn't want Courtney's help, because she knows the real Courtney Crumrin. The one the other kids at school whisper about. The one the other kids are afraid of. Will Courtney be able to convince her that she's not the vengeful witch she appears to be? Or will Holly take matters and magic into her own hands?
I'll give you the sun, Jandy Nelson.
A story of first love, family, loss, and betrayal told from different points in time, and in separate voices.
The vault of dreamers, Caragh M. O'Brien.
Rosie Sinclair, who attends an elite arts school where students are contestants on a high stakes reality show, skips her sleeping pill one night and discovers that the school is really a cover-up for the lucrative and sinister practice of dream harvesting.
Dissonance, Erica O'Rourke.
Max, James Patterson.
Max, Fang, Iggy, Nudge, Gazzy and Angel, six extraordinary kids who can fly, are back for another wild adventure as they try to save the world ... and themselves. Maximum Ride and the other members of the Flock have barely recovered from their last arctic adventure, when they are confronted by the most frightening catastrophe yet. Millions of fish are dying off the coast of Hawaii and someone - or something - is destroying hundreds of ships. Unable to discover the cause, the government enlists the Flock to help them get to the bottom of the disaster before it is too late. While Max and her team are exploring the depths of the ocean, their every move is being carefully tracked by Mr. Chu - a criminal mastermind with his own plans for the Flock. Can they protect themselves from Mr. Chu's army of mercenaries and save the ocean from utter destruction?
The angel experiment, James Patterson.
After the mutant Erasers abduct the youngest member of their group, the "birdkids," who are the result of genetic experimentation, take off in pursuit and find themselves struggling to understand their own origins and purpose.
The final warning, James Patterson.
Ask me, Kimberly Pauley.
Blessed or cursed as an Oracle who cannot decipher her own predictions, Aria Morse must reply truthfully to questions asked about her best friend Jade's disappearance, and although her answers seldom make sense they make her the next target.
The Complete Elfquest. Volume 1, Wendy and Richard Pini.
Discover the legendary Elfquest! Created in 1978, Elfquest continues to capture the imaginations of readers young and old. Chief Cutter and the Wolfriders are driven from their forest home by the threat of annihilation. As they wander an ever-changing landscape inhabited by excitable humans — and other odd creatures they discover other elf tribes as well. Alliances are forged, enemies discovered, and savage battles fought in this epic fantasy adventure! This edition boasts 720 pages, collecting the entirety of what is now known as "The Original Quest" in stunning black and white, including an extensive gallery of concept art, pinups, and covers, with commentary from series creators Wendy and Richard Pini.
The broken sun : a Jack Mason adventure, Darrell Pitt.
Anatomy of a misfit, Andrea Portes.
The third most popular girl in school's choice between the hottest boy in town and a lonely but romantic misfit ends in tragedy.
The bodies we wear, Jeyn Roberts.
After a powerful new drug causes havoc and deadly addiction, seventeen-year-old Faye trains to take revenge on those who took her future and murdered the boy she loved.
The graveyard book. Volume 2, based on the novel by: Neil Gaiman ; adapted by: P. Craig Russell ; illustrated by: David Lafuente, Scott Hampton, P. Craig Russell, Kevin Nowlan, Galen Showman ; colorist: Lovern Kindzierski ; letterer: Rick Parker.
The concluding volume of the graphic novel adaptation of the book about a boy, raised by the inhabitants of the local graveyard who rally to protect him from a league of villains named Jack who seek to destroy him.
Lord Loss, Darren Shan.
The perfectionists, Sara Shepard.
Nura, rise of the yokai clan. 23, The great Kyushu Yokai battle, story and art by Hiroshi Shiibashi ; [translation, John Werry].
Yura and Tsuchigumo are under attack in Tsuchigumo's home territory of Kyushu! The Gokadoin clan's Hiruko, a descendant of the evil Seimei, is more powerful than they had expected. Meanwhile Rikuo seeks advice from his grandfather... How will he gather enough fear to defeat this fearsome enemy?
The queen of zombie hearts, Gena Showalter.
The secret gift, Ian Somers.
Battle angel : an Immortal City novel, Scott Speer.
The dream thieves, Maggie Stiefvater.
Now that the ley lines around Cabeswater have been woken, nothing for Blue and Gansey will be the same. Ronan is falling more an more deeply into his dreams ...and his dreams are intruding more and more into waking life. Gansey is needed at home, and is strggling to stay in Aglionby. And Adam? He's made some new friends. Friends that are looking for some of the same pieces of the puzzle that Gansey, Blue, and Ronan are after. Great power is at stake, and someone must be willing to wield it.
Misty falls, Joss Stirling.
Welcome to the Dark House, Laurie Faria Stolarz.
Seven super fans have won the trip of a lifetime to meet the master of horror, legendary film director Justin Blake. But things quickly go from delightfully dark to dangerously deadly, when Ivy, Parker, Shayla, Natalie, Frankie, and Garth find themselves trapped in an abandoned amusement park. To earn a ticket out, they must face their darkest demons one ride at a time.
Kamisama kiss. 11, story & art by Julietta Suzuki ; English translation & adaptation, Tomo Kimura.
Nanami Momozono is alone and homeless after her dad skips town to evade his gambling debts and the debt collectors kick her out of her apartment. So when a man she's just saved from a dog offers her his home, she jumps at the opportunity. But it turns out that his place is a shrine, and Nanami has unwittingly taken over his job as a local deity! New Year's is coming up, and that means the Mikage Shrine needs to send a representative to greet the toshigami, the visiting kami who assures a good harvest for the year. Nanami insists on going with her shinshi but gets stuck in limbo at the meeting place. Her shinshi rush to get her back, but instead they all end up trapped in Nanami's troubled childhood.
Kamisama kiss. 12, story & art by Julietta Suzuki ; English translation & adaptation, Tomo Kimura.
Himemiko, ayakashi ruler of Tatara swamp, is happily dating her human sweetie Kotaro. But yokai/human relationships are hard to manage, especially when the human has no idea who he's dating! When the supernatural starts to intrude, can Himemiko tell Kotaro the truth about herself? Or will she lose him no matter what she does?
Kamisama kiss. 14, story & art by Julietta Suzuki ; English translation & adaptation, Tomo Kimura.
Himemiko is convinced that her human boyfriend Kotaro could never love her in her true form, and that dating a yokai will only put him in danger. Even though she feels she can no longer see him, she vows to avenge the wounds he suffered at the hands of Nishiki of Inuaki Swamp. But Himemiko and Nishiki have been engaged since they were young. Will her quest for revenge bring all-out war to the swamps?
Kamisama kiss. Vol. 13, story & art by Julietta Suzuki ; English translation & adaptation, Tomo Kimura.
Himemiko is convinced that her human boyfriend Kotaro could never love her in her true form, and that dating a yokai will only put him in danger. Even though she feels she can no longer see him, she vows to avenge the wounds he suffered at the hands of Nishiki of Inuaki Swamp. But Himemiko and Nishiki have been engaged since they were young. Will her quest for revenge bring all-out war to the swamps?
Lies we tell ourselves, Robin Talley.
In 1959 Virginia, Sarah, a black student who is one of the first to attend a newly integrated school, forces Linda, a white integration opponent's daughter, to confront harsh truths when they work together on a school project.
The perilous sea, Sherry Thomas.
After returning to Eton College, Titus makes a shocking discovery in his mother's diary that causes him to question everything he believed about his and Iolanthe's Mission.
Dragon ball. [1], story & art by Akira Toriyama.
A seminal series from a legendary creator. Dragon Ball, a wry update on the Chinese 'Monkey King' myth, introduces us to Son Goku, a young monkey-tailed boy whose quiet life is turned upside-down when he meets Bulma, a girl determined to collect the seven 'Dragon Balls.' If she gathers them all, an incredibly powerful dragon will appear and grant her one wish. But the precious orbs are scattered all over the world, and to get them she needs the help of a certain super-strong boy.
The crawling terror, Mike Tucker.
Gabby Nichols is putting her son to bed when she hears her daughter cry out. 'Mummy there's a daddy longlegs in my room!' Then the screaming starts... Kevin Alperton is on his way to school when he is attacked by a mosquito. A big one. Then things get dangerous. But it isn't the dead man cocooned inside a huge mass of web that worries the Doctor. "Well, I doubt you'll ever see a bigger insect." Gabby Nichols is putting her son to bed when she hears her daughter cry out. 'Mummy there's a daddy longlegs in my room!' Then the screaming starts...Kevin Alperton is on his way to school when he is attacked by a mosquito. A big one. Then things get dangerous. But it isn't the dead man cocooned inside a huge mass of web that worries the Doctor. It isn't the swarming, mutated insects that make him nervous. With the village cut off from the outside world, and the insects becoming more and more dangerous, the Doctor knows that unless he can decode the strange symbols engraved on an ancient stone circle, and unravel a mystery dating back to the Second World War, no one is safe.
Fragments, Dan Wells.
Partials, Dan Wells.
The human race is all but extinct after a war with Partials — engineered organic beings identical to humans — has decimated the population. Reduced to only tens of thousands by RM, a weaponized virus to which only a fraction of humanity is immune, the survivors in North America have huddled together on Long Island while the Partials have mysteriously retreated. The threat of the Partials is still imminent, but, worse, no baby has been born immune to RM in more than a decade. Our time is running out. Kira, a sixteen-year-old medic-in-training, is on the front lines of this battle, seeing RM ravage the community while mandatory pregnancy laws have pushed what's left of humanity to the brink of civil war, and she's not content to stand by and watch. But as she makes a desperate decision to save the last of her race, she will find that the survival of humans and Partials alike rests in her attempts to uncover the connections between them — connections that humanity has forgotten, or perhaps never even knew were there.
Blightborn, Chuck Wendig.
Afterworlds, Scott Westerfeld.
In alternating chapters, eighteen-year-old Darcy Patel navigates the New York City publishing world and Lizzie, the heroine of Darcy's novel, slips into the "Afterworld" to survive a terrorist attack and becomes a spirit guide, as both face many challenges and both fall in love.
Illusions of fate, Kiersten White.
An outcast since moving from her island home of Melei to the dreary country of Albion, Jessamin meets the gorgeous, enigmatic Finn who introduces her to the secret world of Albion's nobility a world of power, money, status, and magic but Finn has a powerful enemy who only Jessamin can stop.
Beetle Boy, Margaret Willey.
Terrible memories resurface when Charlie's girlfriend asks questions about his childhood.
Belzhar : a novel, Meg Wolitzer.
Jam Gallahue, fifteen, unable to cope with the loss of her boyfriend Reeve, is sent to a therapeutic boarding school in Vermont, where a journal-writing assignment for an exclusive, mysterious English class transports her to the magical realm of Belzhar, where she and Reeve can be together.
Communion, Chris Wooding.
Dread eagle, Alex Woolf.
It is 1845. The elderly French emperor Napoleon, having defeated the British at Waterloo, is now preparing to crush his old enemies once and for all. His secret weapon: a titanic airship, cloaked in an Aetheric Shield, that will spearhead the invasion of Britain. In the forefront of Britain's defence are the Sky Sisters, a crack team of intrepid aviatrixes led by 18-year-old Lady Arabella West. Sent to investigate reports of a giant mechanical eagle that is capable of snatching an airship in its talons, Arabella finds herself in a situation where she will need all her courage and ingenuity to survive.
The infinite sea, Richard Yancey.
Falling into place, Amy Zhang.
One cold fall day, high school junior Liz Emerson steers her car into a tree. This haunting and heartbreaking story is told by a surprising and unexpected narrator and unfolds in nonlinear flashbacks even as Liz's friends, foes, and family gather at the hospital and Liz clings to life.
Simpsons comics belly buster, Matt Groening ; contributing artists, Edwin Aguilar ... [et al.] ; contributing writers, Neil Alsip ... [et al.].
The Simpsons family history : a celebration of television's favorite family, Matt Groening.
So you think you know the Simpsons? Well, think again! The Simpsons Family History unravels 25 years of Simpsons facts and fun and presents them in a never-before-seen chronological format. Chock full of art taken directly from the source, this massive tome is a must for Simpsons fans and the perfect way to celebrate The Simpsons' 25th anniversary.
The hedge knight. II, Sworn sword, writer, George R.R. Martin ; adaptation, Ben Avery ; artwork, Mike S. Miller ; colours, Rob Ruffolo ; letters, Bill Tortolini.
Adapting "New York Times" bestselling author George R. R. Martin's "The Sworn Sword", the long-awaited sequel to "The Hedge Knight" tells the story of the adventures of Ser Duncan and his squire one year after their initial meeting at the tournament in Ashford. After traveling the land in search of the puppeteer girl Tanselle, Dunk and Egg find themselves in the charge of Ser Eustace, an aged knight who has accepted Dunk as his sworn sword. But Ser Eustace has another knight in his service who is nothing but trouble, and he will make Dunk's life far more difficult when he rashly attacks a peasant and causes grief to a local noble, the Lady Rohanne Webber! But the Lady Rohanne has problems of her own - and she knows the truth about Ser Eustace and the side he took in the battle of Redgrass Field. This title collects "Hedge Knight II: Sworn Sword" numbered 1-6.
Dragon Ball Z. [1], story & art by Akira Toriyama ; English adaptation, Gerard Jones ; translation, Lillian Olsen.
Dragon Ball Z. [Volume 4], story & art by Akira Toriyama ; English adaptation, Gerard Jones ; translation, Lillian Olsen.
Dragon Ball Z. [Volume 5], story & art by Akira Toriyama ; English adaptation, Gerard Jones ; translation, Lillian Olsen.
Trunks, a mysterious warrior from the future, has arrived to warn Son Goku and pals of a horrendous menace that could destroy the universe. Dr. Gero — the diabolical genius of the Red Ribbon Army — has constructed androids designed to defeat Goku and take over the world. Goku must locate and destroy these androids before they're activated — or face certain doom! But little do they know that another visitor from the future is watching their every move.
Dragon Ball Z. [Volume 6], story & art by Akira Toriyama ; English adaptation, Gerard Jones ; translation, Lillian Olsen.
Dragon Ball Z. [Volume 7], story & art by Akira Toriyama ; English adaptation, Gerard Jones ; translation, Lillian Olsen.
In the midst of battle with the hideous bio-monster Cell, Son Gohan surpassed his father, Son Goku. Now he is the strongest warrior in the universe! With his newfound might, Gohan manages to beat Cell at his own twisted game. However, Cell does not like to lose. When he realises he's licked, he decides to self-destruct with a horrible blast that's certain to reduce Earth to a speck of dust.
Dragon Ball Z. [Volume 9], story & art by Akira Toriyama ; English adaptation, Gerard Jones ; translation, Lillian Olsen.
Big BooBoo! When some tiny-minded criminals make the mistake of hurting Boo's puppy, they accidentally trigger a transformation that turns Boo from a childish blob of destruction into an angry, indestructible fighting machine hungry for revenge. Boo was already too powerful to defeat before this transformation. Now what?!
Dragon Ball. [4], story & art by Akira Toriyama ; English adaptation, Gerard Jones ; translation, Mari Morimoto.
The nest Tenka'ichi Budokai martial arts tournament is just around the corner, and an eager Son Goku can't wait to face even tougher fighters for the 'Strongest Under the Heavens' title! Among the contestants are pipsqueak Chaozu and three-eyed Tenshinhan, deadly disciples of Tsuru-Sen'nin, the Crane Hermit! As it turns out, Tsuru-Sen'nin is an old rival of Goku's teacher Kame-Sen'nin (also known as the Turtle Hermit).
Dragon Ball. 2, story & art by Akira Toriyama ; English adaption, Gerard Jones ; translation, Mari Morimoto.
Son Goku has made it to the Tenka'ichi Budokai, the world's number-one martial arts tournament, where the competitors vie for the title of 'Strongest under the heavens.' Goku may have strength on his side, but even the training of a martial arts master Kame Sen'nin hasn't prepared him for what he's about to face. Only seven finalists remain, each with their own special moves. Will the champion be Goku? His fellow student Kuririn? Yamcha, the master of 'Fist of the Wolf Fang'? Fighting woman Ran Fuan? Giran, a rubbery monster who's part dinosaur? Namu, an Indian mystic? Or Jackie Chun, the mysterious old man who may be the toughest fighter of all?
Runaways. [Vol. 1], writer, Brian K. Vaughan ; pencils, Adrian Alphona with Takeshi Miyazawa ; inks, Craig Yeung and David Newbold ; colours, Christina Strain and Brian Reber ; created by Brian K. Vaughan & Adrian Alphona.

Non-Fiction

Level 2 accounting study guide, Kimberly Gray, John Duston.
Covers the Level 2 Accounting Achievement Standards 2.1 to 2.6. Features brief, clearly explained theory, examples and has numerous sets of exercises (with answers) for student practice. Use throughout the year to support classroom work, to help with internal assessments and to revise for end-of-year exams.