"When the Janes start to become separated during an orienteering outing thanks to a mysterious compass, Molly becomes more and more insecure about the effect of her relationship with Mal on the other girls. Meanwhile, a lonely woman explorer is trying to steal the compass, with the help of some weirdly polite automaton butlers."--Amazon.com.
New Graphic Novels for Teens
Lumberjanes. The infernal compass / written by Lilah Sturges ; illustrated by polterink ; lettered by Jim Campbell.
The Avengers : back to basics / Peter David, writer ; Brian Level & Juanan Ramírez, artists ; Jordan Boyd & Erick Arciniega, color artists ; Comicraft's Jimmy Betancourt, letterer.
It all begins with a terrifying tale of Ragnarok! This could be the end for Thor, Iron Man, the Hulk and the rest of the team -- courtesty of Fenris Wolf. Only the Avengers can stand in the way of a Norse prophecy of doom... Then there's double trouble when a Captain Marvel imposter rewrites reality, and the heroes find themselves stuck in an alternate universe. Everything is turned upside down again when Vision gives Kamala Khan, aka Ms. Marvel, a virtual reality visor that lets her watch and join any Avengers battle as though she'd been there herself--and now Kamala is stuck in the past, fighting one of the Avengers' deadliest foes. -- from publisher.
Deadly class. Volume 7, 1988, Love like blood / Rick Remender, Wes Craig co-creators ; Rick Remender, writer ; Wes Craig, artist ; Jordan Boyd, colorist ; Rus Wooton, letterer, logo design ; Sebast...
Lumberjanes : parents' day / written by Shannon Watters & Kat Leyh ; illustrated by Ayme Sotuyo ; colors by Maarta Laiho ; letters by Aubrey Aise.
It is Parents' Day at the Lumberjanes' camp and they must find a way to keep their parents away from the supernatural forces that have become old news for Roanoke Cabin.
The Archies. Volume 2 / story by Alex Segura and Matthew Rosenberg ; art by Joe Eisma ; lettering by Jack Morelli.
Champions. Vol. 4, Northern lights / writer, Jim Zub ; artist, Sean Izaakse ; color artist, Marcio Menyz ; letterer: VC's Clayton Cowles.
"IRONHEART and THE UNSTOPPABLE WASP join the Champions at last! The team has grown but the mission stays the same - the Champions fight to make the world a better place for all! Writer Jim Zub (AVENGERS: NO SURRENDER) and artist Sean Izaakse (UNCANNY AVENGERS) reunite to push the Champions beyond their limits with any icy Antarctic adventure that will challenge everything they believe in! Don't miss this first chapter of a new era of Champions - and the birth of a brand-new hero!"-- Amazon.
Archie. Volume six [graphic novel] / story by Mark Waid & Ian Flynn ; art by Audrey Mok ; colors by Kelly Fitzpatrick ; lettering by Jack Morelli.
'It all comes down to this! The Riverdale gang--held hostage by Cheryl Blossom's father! Reggie--at last paying for his crimes! And when all is said and done, Riverdale is turned upside down once more."--Provided by publisher.
Earth one / written by Geoff Johns ; pencils by Gary Frank ; inks by Jon Sibal ; color by Brad Anderson ; lettered by Rob Leigh.
Betty & Veronica. Vixens, Volume one / story by Jamie Lee Rotante ; colors by Elaina Unger ; editors Alex Segura and Vincent Lovallo ; art by Eva Cabrera ; letters by Rachel Deering ; cover art by ...
Betty and Veronica start a motorcycle gang: the Vixens in order to take out the Southside Serpent biker gang and stand up for women.
Yona of the dawn. 13 / story & art by Mizuho Kusanagi ; English adaptation/Ysabet Reinhardt MacFarlane ; translation/JN Productions.
Wonder Woman. Amazons Attacked Vol. 7, Amazons attacked / James Robinson, writer ; Emanuela Lupacchino, Ray McCarthy, Carmen Carnero, Stephen Segovia, Jesus Merino, Marco Santucci, artists ; Romulo...
Venom / Rex writer, Donny Cates ; Ryan Stegman, penciler ; inker, JP Mayer ; color artist, Frank Martin ; VC's Clayton Cowles, letterer.
Trinity. The Search for Steve Trevor Vol. 4, The search for Steve Trevor / James Robinson, writer ; Patrick Zircher, Jack Herbert, Tyler Kirkham, artists ; Gabe Eltaeb, colorist ; Josh Reed, Carlos...
"Batman and Superman help Wonder Woman rediscover Themyscira, but finding Diana's lost homeland proves more difficult than these three heroes expected. While on their journey, a distress call from a nearby ship turns out to be more than meets the eye, andthe Trinity find themselves marooned in the dread island of Skartaris. To make their way back home, our heroes will have to overcome Deimos, who will stop at nothing to seal off Skartaris from the rest of world forever!"-- Provided by publisher.
Superman. Bizarroverse Vol. 7, Bizarroverse / Patrick Gleason, Peter J. Tomasi, writers ; Patrick Gleason, Doug Mahnke, Scott Godlewski, pencillers ; Patrick Gleason, Scott Godlewski, Jamie Mendoza...
Star Wars. Vol. 9, Hope dies / writers, Kieron Gillen, Cullen Bunn ; artists, Salvador Larroca, Ario Anindito, Roland Boschi & Marc Laming ; color artists, Guru-eFX, Jordan Boyd & Andres Mossa ; le...
"A secret rebel base. A secret rebel fleet. A chance of victory...but now, Darth Vader has found it. There is no escape. The Empire first strikes back here and now! Can the Millennium Falcon stand alone against the entire Imperial Fleet? Not to mention a TIE Advanced starfighter with a certain Sith Lord as its pilot?! As the rebels' plans crumble, Princess Leia must discover the cause of this disaster--before it's too late! Her mission leads her aboard Darth Vader's personal Dreadnought...but he always seems to know when his enemies are near. If the Rebellion is to live on, sacrifice is needed...but if hope dies, what survives? Plus: Luke Skywalker and smuggler Sana Starros attend a high-stakes podracing event...but why? Place your bets!" -- back cover.
Slumbering beauty. Volume 2 / story and art by Yumi Unita ; translation, Angela Liu ; adaptation, Marykate Jasper.
While Nerimu's master tries to recruit Yoneko to be a slumber agent, Nerimu thinks that is a terrible idea and tries to do everything he can to keep her from following in his footsteps.
"After stopping the killer virus, Mirai goes on the offensive. But can he actually kill another human being, even one who threatens to kill millions? And can he and his team outwit the merciless Metropoliman?--Page  of cover.
Nightwing. the bleeding edge / Vol. 7 : Benjamin Percy, writer ; Chris Mooneyham, Klaus Janson, Amancay Nahuelpan, Otto Schmidt [and others], artists ; Nick Filardi, Otto Schmidt, colorists ; Carlo...
"It's a new beginning for Dick Grayson, as novelist Benjamin Percy takes the vigilante on a high-octane, adrenaline-fueled adventure in Nightwing VOL. 1, a great jumping on point for new readers! Change is on the horizon. A new technologist sets his sights on Bl©ơdhaven, creating a holographic, interconnected city where everyone is an individual and part of a larger network. It's the internet made physical. Gentrification on gigabyte-laced steroids. But when this new utopia encroaches on his turf, Nightwing starts to uncover a sinister plot based not on revenge...but on a reckoning."-- Provided by publisher.
My hero academia vigilantes. Vigilantes 3 / story, Hideyuki Furuhashi ; art, Betten Court ; translation & English adaptation/Caleb Cook.
Lunella Lafayette -- aka Moon Girl -- helps out the X-Men and Venom, then takes down a supervillain trying to hook her school on cigarettes -- adapted from cover description.
Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur. Vol. 6, Save our school / Brandon Montclare, writer ; Natacha Bustos, artist ; Tamra Bonvillain, color artist ; VC's Travis Lanham, letterer ; Natacha Bustos with Rach...
"It's time to cry S.O.S. - Save Our School! New York City has a new mayor, and his name is...Wilson Fisk! Yes, the Kingpin is in charge of the Big Apple and everything in it, including the Department of Education! But he won't be running it alone: meet your new favorite Marvel character, Princess Fisk! What's her tragic past? Meanwhile, Lunella's problems are all in the present - for one, if she's so smart, why can't she unravel the genetic mystery that keeps swapping her brain with a 40-foot-tall T-rex? Plus, the D.O.E.'s citywide exam is getting closer - and everyone is counting on Lunella to keep P.S. 20 at the top of the class! And to make matters worse, now her cousin has come to visit! Look out, world - it's Devin Dinosaur!"-- Page  of cover.
"Will Kaguya figure out what Miyuki wants for his birthday plus present him with a perfect cake? Is treasurer Yu flunking out of school and beyond help...or can the one he fears most get him back on track? Then the romantic autumn moon-viewing festival leads to some stellar night moves. The student council plays a role-playing game in which at least one member doesn't get to play out their fantasy. Ai assumes an alter ego to prove she can get Miyuki to fall in love with her in just one day. And Miyuki's time as student council president is up! -- Back cover.