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The Anubis Gates by Tim Powers (1983)
Reviewed by geneambaum on August 22, 2014 tagged historical fiction • science fiction
A time-traveling poetry scholar trapped in 1810 London tries to survive bodysnatchers, a sorcerer, and a werewolf.
Aron Warner's Pariah Volume 1 by Aron Warner, Philip Gelatt, Brett Weldele (2014)
Reviewed by geneambaum on July 18, 2014 tagged coming of age • graphic novel • science fiction
The government begins to round up highly intelligent young people who are the result of genetic engineering.
Art Before Breakfast: A Zillion Ways to Be More Creative No Matter How Busy You Are by Danny Gregory (2015)
Reviewed by geneambaum on August 14, 2015 tagged art
The Art of LEGO Design Creative Ways to Build Amazing Models by Jordan Schwartz (2014)
Reviewed by geneambaum on May 15, 2015 tagged art
Astronaut Academy: Zero Gravity by Dave Roman (2011)
Reviewed by geneambaum on October 21, 2011 tagged coming of age • graphic novel • science fiction
Hakata Soy heads for boarding school in outer space and saves a bunny planet.
Asylum of the Birds by Roger Ballen (2014)
Reviewed by geneambaum on October 10, 2014 tagged art • coffee table book
Artsy black and white photos featuring birds, found objects, and people (or just a few of their body parts).
Atomic Robo and the Dogs of War (Atomic Robo Volume 2) by Brian Clevinger, Scott Wegener, Ronda Pattison (2009)
Reviewed by geneambaum on July 1, 2011 tagged graphic novel • historical fiction • science fiction
At The End Of A Dull Day by Massimo Carlotto, Anthony Shugaar (2013)
Reviewed by geneambaum on December 26, 2014 tagged mystery
A restaurateur with a criminal past must return to his former, violent way of doing things when he’s betrayed.
At the End of Days (The New 52) (Superman Action Comics Volume 3) by Grant Morrison, Sholly Fisch. Rags Morales, Brad Walker, Travel Foreman, Chris Sprouse, Andrew Hennessy, Mark Propst, Karl Story, Cam Smith (2013)
Reviewed by geneambaum on October 10, 2014 tagged graphic novel • superhero
At The Same Moment Around The World by Clotilde Perrin (2014)
Reviewed by geneambaum on June 27, 2014 tagged picture book
Each two-page spread shows what kids are doing in different time zones around the world at the same moment.
Babymouse #1 Queen of the World! by Jennifer L. Holm , Matthew Holm (2005)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by geneambaum on July 2, 2010 tagged chapter book • graphic novel • humor
A young mouse with an overactive, pink imagination dreams of being queen of the world.
The Bad Doctor: The Troubled Life and Times of Dr. Iwan James (Graphic Medicine) by Ian Williams (2015)
Reviewed by geneambaum on July 1, 2016 tagged graphic novel
Bandette Volume One Presto! by Colleen Coover, Paul Tobin (2013)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by geneambaum on May 23, 2014 tagged graphic novel • humor • mystery • superhero
The world’s most talented, carefree thief steals from bad guys and occasionally helps the police.
Barrel of Monkeys by Florent Ruppert, Jérôme Mulot (2012)
Reviewed by geneambaum on April 26, 2013 tagged graphic novel • humor
Two photographers on a lewd, crude, off-colored romp. Includes phenakistoscopes.
Battle Bunny by John Scieszka, Mac Barnett, Matthew Myers (2013)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by geneambaum on January 3, 2014 tagged humor • picture book
When Alex gets a boring picture book for a birthday gift, he transforms it into a violent masterpiece.
Batwoman: Elegy by Greg Rucka, J.H. Williams III (artist), Dave Stewart (colorist) (2010)
Reviewed by geneambaum on February 11, 2011 tagged graphic novel • superhero
Batwoman is caught between two criminal, religious factions trying to stop a plot to murder thousands.
The Bear-Riding Cowboy (Reed Gunther Volume 1) by Shane Houghton, Chris Houghton (2012)
Reviewed by geneambaum on March 22, 2013 tagged graphic novel • humor • western
A cowboy and his bear help defeat a giant rattlesnake and then accidentally awaken monsters across the country.
Bedtime Math A Fun Excuse To Stay Up Late by Laura Overdeck, Jim Paillot (2013)
Reviewed by geneambaum on November 8, 2013 tagged nonfiction • picture book
A book full of fun, illustrated word problems for kids to do at bedtime.