Good afternoon all!
I am currently working at my local library and I am some what in charge of the graphic novel/comic book section.
After reviewing what we had and what was available, I have discovered that our collection is mighty underwhemling.
So...what I'd like, if you all are able, is to suggest your favorite trade paper backs, and/or story arc that caught your eye.
Here are the ones I've come up with:Swamp Thing Vol. 1: Saga of the Swamp Thing
Alan Moore 978-0930289225X-Men: The Dark Phoenix Saga
Chris Claremont 978-0785122135Books of Magic, The: Bindings - Book 1
(DC Comics Vertigo)
Jane Yolen 978-1563891878Planetary Vol. 1: All Over the World and Other Stories
Warren Ellis 978-1563896484Animal Man, Book 1 - Animal Man
Grant Morrison 978-1563890055Powers Vol. 1: Who Killed Retro Girl?
Brian Michael Bendis 978-1582401836Green Lantern: Rebirth
Geoff Johns 978-1401204655Young Justice: Sins of Youth
Peter David 978-1563897481Immortal Iron Fist, Vol. 1: The Last Iron Fist Story (v. 1)
Ed Brubaker 978-0785124894Lucifer Vol. 1: Devil in the Gateway
Mike Carey 978-1563897337Flash, Book 1: Blood Will Run
Geoff Johns 978-1401216474Cable/Deadpool Vol. 1: If Looks Could Kill
Garth Ennis 978-1563893148Justice League International: Volume 1
Keith Giffen 978-1401216665The Starman Omnibus, Vol. 1
James Robinson 978-1401216993Madman Volume 1 (v. 1)
Mike Allred 978-1582408101Rapunzel's Revenge
Shannon Hale 978-1599900704Thor, Vol. 1 (v. 1)
J. Michael Straczynski 978-0785117223Sinfest Volume 1
Tatsuya Ishida 978-1595823199Attack of the Bacon Robots (Penny Arcade, Vol. 1)
Jerry Holkins and Mike Krahulik 978-1593074449Transmetropolitian
Warren Ellis Any really, as all we have are #1 and 9 of the tpbâ€™s.Marvel Zombies: Dead Days TPB
Robert Kirkman 978-0785135630
Thanks and have a good day!
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