New Teen Materials

Slumbering beauty. Volume 2 / story and art by Yumi Unita ; translation, Angela Liu ; adaptation, Marykate Jasper. cover
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.
Platinum end. 7 / story, Tsugumi Ohba ; art, Takeshi Obata ; translation, Stephen Paul. cover
"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 [4] 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... cover
"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.
Moon Girl and the Marvel universe. cover
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... cover
"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 [4] of cover.
Kaguya-sama : love is war. 6 / story and art by Aka Akasaka ; translation: Tomoko Kimura. 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.
Harley vs. Apokolips / Sam Humphries, Christopher Sebela, writers ; John Timms, Alisson Borges, Mirka Andolfo, Max Raynor, artists ; Gabe Eltaeb, colorist ; Dave Sharpe, letterer ; Guillem March an... cover
"It's the fight that you thought you'd never see: Harley vs. the Lord of Apokolips! Batman's second craziest foe has done her nuttiest thing yet--she's stolen from Darkseid! With a deadly confrontation growing near, Harley must prepare herself for the greatest battle of her life--sounds like it's time for a New Gods shopping trip! Harley Quinn's story starts anew here in this graphic novel tale tied closer to the DC Universe!"-- Provided by publisher.
Battle Angel Alita. Vol. 3 / Zapan's revenge [Graphic Novel] / Yukito Kishiro ; translation: Stephen Paul ; lettering: Scott O. Brown. cover
"In a dump in the lawless settlement of Scrapyard, far beneath the mysterious space city of Zalem, disgraced cyber-doctor Daisuke Ido makes a strange find: the detached head of a cyborg woman who has lost all her memories. He names her Alita and equips her with a powerful new body, the Berserker. While Alita remembers no details of her former life, a moment of desperation reawakens in her nerves the legendary school of martial arts known as Panzer Kunst. In a place where there is no justice but what people make for themselves, Alita decides to become a hunter-killer, tracking down those who prey on the weak. But can she hold onto her humanity as she revels in her bloodlust?"-- Amazon.com.
Battle Angel Alita : deluxe edition. Volume 2 / Yukito Kishiro ; translation: Stephen Paul ; lettering: Scott O. Brown. cover
"In a dump in the lawless settlement of Scrapyard, far beneath the mysterious space city of Zalem, disgraced cyber-doctor Daisuke Ido makes a strange find: the detached head of a cyborg woman who has lost all her memories. He names her Alita and equips her with a powerful new body, the Berserker. While Alita remembers no details of her former life, a moment of desperation reawakens in her nerves the legendary school of martial arts known as Panzer Kunst. In a place where there is no justice but what people make for themselves, Alita decides to become a hunter-killer, tracking down and taking out those who prey on the weak. But can she hold onto her humanity as she begins to revel in her own bloodlust?"--Publisher's website.
Victor LaValle's Destroyer / created by Victor LaValle ; written by Victor LaValle ; illustrated by Dietrich Smith ; colored by Joana LaFuente ; lettered by Jim Campbell. cover
"On a dreary November night in 1792, Victor Frankenstein used natural-- and unnatural-- science to reanimate the dead. Victor eventually died, but the monster never did. It hid away in Antarctica and thought itself free of humanity. But the world isn't done with the monster and one descendant of the Frankenstein bloodline yet lives..."
Stephen McCranie's Space Boy. Volume 1 / written and illustrated by Stephen McCranie. cover
Amy lives on a colony in deep space, but when her father loses his job the family moves back to Earth, where she has to adapt to heavier gravity, a new school, and a strange boy with no flavor.
Otherworldly izakaya Nobu. Volume 2 / Natsuya Semikawa ; artist, Virginia Nitouhei. cover
Japanese-style pub "Nobu" is open for business in an odd, foreign world, and the ever-welcoming Shinobu and Chief are happy to serve up unusually tasty bar food to an array of strange customers. A little thief, an obnoxious messenger, and a pair of squabbling craftsmen are all ready to chow down! Kisu tempura, sashimi, omusoba, and shuto and more are on the menu The delicious aromas of food and drink bring everyone together in this gourmet tale of humanity!
Last pick. 1 / Jason Walz ; color by Jon Proctor. cover
In a world where aliens have taken over Earth, abducted every human they deemed useful, and abandoned the rest, twins Sam and Wyatt struggle to start a revolution of the unwanteds.
Children of the whales. Volume 8 / story and art by Abi Umeda ; translation, JN Productions ; touch-up art & lettering, Annaliese Christman. cover
"In the endless sea of sand drifts the Mud Whale, a floating island city of clay and magic. In its chambers a small community clings to survival, cut off from its own history by the shadows of the past. The promised haven of Amonlogia is closer than ever, but the dark history of the Mud Whale still poses a terrible threat to its people. Somehow, learning the truth about the past has freed Ouni's thymia from any constraint, and he is forced to lock himself away to avoid hurting others" -- Back cover. d.