Books: New at CADL

New at CADL

New Adult Graphic Novels

These adult graphic novels are new to our shelves in the last 30 days (most recent on top).

"Kill My Mother centers on five formidable women from two unrelated families, linked fatefully and fatally by a has-been, hard-drinking private detective. As our story begins, we meet Annie Hannigan, an out-of-control teenager, jitterbugging in the 1930s.…
Uses a graphic novel format to chronicle the Manhattan Project, the scientific endeavor to create the first nuclear bomb. Also reveals how these weapons were used in World War II and the impact they had on humanity's destructive capabilities.
In Umbral, the young thief Rascal breaks into the royal palace using a rare eclipse as cover for the theft of a priceless gem. During the heist, Rascal witnesses the death of the King and Queen, the first step in the invasion of the world by the Umbral, m…
"In this graphic novella, butchers mysteriously suffer memory loss with disastrous results. A local medical expert and sheriff are summoned to investigate a strange sighting that sets the stage for Conor Stechschulte's debut graphic novella: a severed hum…
"Anya Ulinich turns her sharp eye toward the strange, often unmooring world of "grown-up" dating in this darkly comic graphic novel. After her fifteen-year marriage ends, Lena Finkle gets an eye-opening education in love, sex, and loss when she embarks on…
Compiled from Nobrow Magazine, an art publication, these stories convey the theme of slience and are told pictorially, without words. The comics side features narratives in a comic strip format from sixteen comic creators, while the Illustrations side fea…
"Award-winning and fan favorite comics creator Jeff Lemire spins the tale of two star-crossed loved through space in time in TRILLIUM! It's the year 3797, and botanist Nika Temsmith is researching a strange species on a remote science station near the out…
Contains the critically acclaimed and award-winning short comic “Browntown,” as well as other stories chronicling the life and loves of Maggie. Featuring Hernandez’s longtime Love and Rockets heroine Maggie, the suppression of family his…
The highly anticipated new standalone full-color graphic novel from Bryan Lee O’Malley, author and artist of the hugely bestselling Scott Pilgrim graphic novel series Katie’s got it pretty good. She’s a talented young chef, she runs a s…
"New York Times bestselling, award-winning creator Bill Willingham presents a new series starring the female FABLES. Balancing horror, humor and adventure in the FABLES tradition, FAIREST explores the secret histories of Sleeping Beauty, Rapunzel, Cindere…
Follows our fractured cast as they focus on their own diverse, secret experiments and global power plays resulting in inevitable betrayal.
In 1994, French cartoonist Emmanuel Guibert befriended an American veteran named Alan Cope and began creating his new friend's graphic biography. Alan's War was the surprising and moving result: the story of Cope's experiences as an American GI in France …
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