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Winner of the National Book Award for Young People s Literature Discover the inside story of the Civil Rights Movement through the eyes of one of its most iconic figures Congressman John Lewis March is the award-winning 1 bestselling graphic novel trilogy recounting his life in the movement co-written with Andrew Aydin and drawn by Nate Powell This commemorative set contains all three volumes of March in a beautiful slipcase 1 New York Times and Washington Post BestsellerFirst graphic novel to receive a Robert F Kennedy Book AwardWinner of the Eisner AwardA Coretta Scott King Honor BookOne of YALSA s Outstanding Books for the College BoundOne of Reader s Digest s Graphic Novels Every Grown-Up Should Read
Congressman John Lewis GA-5 is an American icon one of the key figures of the civil rights movement His commitment to justice and nonviolence has taken him from an Alabama sharecropper s farm to the halls of Congress from a segregated schoolroom to the 1963 March on Washington and from receiving beatings from state troopers to receiving the Medal of Freedom from the first African-American president Now to share his remarkable story with new generations Lewis presents March a graphic novel trilogy in collaboration with co-writer Andrew Aydin and New York Times best-selling artist Nate Powell winner of the Eisner Award and LA Times Book Prize finalist for Swallow Me Whole March is a vivid first-hand account of John Lewis lifelong struggle for civil and human rights meditating in the modern age on the distance traveled since the days of Jim Crow and segregation Rooted in Lewis personal story it also reflects on the highs and lows of the broader civil rights movement Book One spans John Lewis youth in rural Alabama his life-changing meeting with Martin Luther King Jr the birth of the Nashville Student Movement and their battle to tear down segregation through nonviolent lunch counter sit-ins building to a stunning climax on the steps... of City Hall Many years ago John Lewis and other student activists drew inspiration from the 1958 comic book Martin Luther King and the Montgomery Story Now his own comics bring those days to life for a new audience testifying to a movement whose echoes will be heard for generations more
The next time your own Pointy-Haired Boss asks if you re expecting any unforeseen problems simply take a quick glance at your Dilbert 2017 calendar and make convincing reassurances that everything is under control thanks to the company s brilliant leadership It won t really help with inane questions like that of course but you ll look impressive and it ll give you another excuse to check out a Dilbert cartoon and remind yourself that things could be worse An entire year of dodges and feeling better about your job are in this day-to-day calendar featuring a Dilbert cartoon on every page
2016 National Book Award Winner for Young People s Literature One of the Best Books of 2016 - Publishers WeeklyWelcome to the stunning conclusion of the award-winning and best-selling MARCH trilogy Congressman John Lewis an American icon and one ofthe key figures of the civil rights movement joins co-writer Andrew Aydin and artist Nate Powell to bring the lessons of history to vivid life for a new generation urgently relevant for today s world By the fall of 1963 the Civil Rights Movement has penetrated deep into the American consciousness and as chairman of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee John Lewis is guiding the tip of the spear Through relentless direct action SNCC continues to force the nation to confront its own blatant injustice but for every step forward the danger grows more intense Jim Crow strikes back through legal tricks intimidation violence and death The only hope for lasting change is to give voice to the millions of Americans silenced by voter suppression One Man One Vote To carry out their nonviolent revolution Lewis and an army of young activists launch a series of innovative campaigns including the Freedom Vote Mississippi Freedom Summer and an all-out battle for the soul of the Democratic Party... waged live on national television With these new struggles come new allies new opponents and an unpredictable new president who might be both at once But fractures within the movement are deepening even as 25-year-old John Lewis prepares to risk everything in a historic showdown high above the Alabama river in a town called Selma more
Don t miss the long-awaited sequel to the 1 bestseller March Book One With March Congressman John Lewis takes us behind the scenes of some of the most pivotal moments of the Civil Rights Movement In graphic novel form his first-hand account makes these historic events both accessible and relevant to an entire new generation of Americans LeVar Burton A must-read monument As Rep Lewis continues to carry the civil-rights flame this graphic achievement is a firsthand beacon that burns ever relevant today The Washington Post This memoir puts a human face on a struggle that many students will primarily know from textbooks Visually stunning the black-and-white illustrations convey the emotions of this turbulent time This insider s view of the civil rights movement should be required reading for young and old not to be missed School Library Journal starred review A gripping visual experience that enhances the power of Lewis s unforgettable tale Publishers Weekly starred review Heroism and steadiness of purpose continue to light up Lewis s frank harrowing account of the civil rights movement s climactic days Powell s dark monochrome ink-and-wash scenes add further drama to already-dramatic events Kirkus Reviews starred review Lewis s... story is an essential piece of this country s history and March Book Two brings it to the page with incredible power that makes this graphic novel an unforgettable read The AV ClubCongressman John Lewis an American icon and one of the key figures of the civil rights movement continues his award-winning graphic novel trilogy with co-writer Andrew Aydin and artist Nate Powell inspired by a 1950s comic book that helped prepare his own generation to join the struggle Now March brings the lessons of history to vivid life for a new generation urgently relevant for today s world After the success of the Nashville sit-in campaign John Lewis is more committed than ever to changing the world through nonviolence but as he and his fellow Freedom Riders board a bus into the vicious heart of the deep south they will be tested like never before Faced with beatings police brutality imprisonment arson and even murder the movement s young activists place their lives on the line while internal conflicts threaten to tear them apart But their courage will attract the notice of powerful allies from Martin Luther King Jr to Attorney General Robert F Kennedy and once Lewis is elected chairman of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee this 23-year-old will be thrust into the national spotlight becoming one of the Big Six leaders of the civil rights movement and a central figure in the landmark 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom more
Just in time for the new season of The Walking Dead on AMC the fan-favorite New York Times bestseller series returns with its third massive paperback collection With over 1 000 pages this volume contains the next chapter of Robert Kirkman s Eisner Award-winning continuing story of survival horror Rick Grimes dream of rebuilding civilization is tested as the people of Alexandria come into contact with other communities that have developed their own methods of survival Collects The Walking Dead 97-144
Introducing the first eight volumes of the fan-favorite New York Times Best Seller series collected into one massive paperback collection Collects The Walking Dead 1-48 This is the perfect collection for any fan of the Emmy Award-winning television series on AMC over one thousand pages chronicling the beginning of Robert Kirkman s Eisner Award-winning continuing story of survival horror- from Rick Grimes waking up alone in a hospital to him and his family seeking solace on Hershel s farm and the controversial introduction of Woodbury despot The Governor In a world ruled by the dead we are finally forced to finally start living
The Legend of Zelda Art and Artifacts contains over four hundred pages of fully realized illustrations from the entire thirty-year history of The Legend of Zelda including artwork from the upcoming The Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild Every masterwork is printed on high-quality paper in an oversized format so you can immerse yourself in the fine details of each piece This book includes rare promotional pieces game box art instruction booklet illustrations official character illustrations sprite art interviews with the artists and much much more The Legend of Zelda Art and Artifacts collects many of your favorite masterpieces from the storied franchise as well as rare and never before seen content presented in one handsome hardcover Select artwork from the entirety of the franchise A nostalgic look at the past An exciting look at the future Interviews with some of the artists behind The Legend of Zelda series
Returning with the second eight volumes of the fan-favorite New York Times bestseller series The Walking Dead collected into one massive paperback collection This is the perfect collection for any fan of the Emmy Award-winning television series on AMC over one-thousand pages chronicling the next chapter of Robert Kirkman s Eisner Award-winning continuing story of survival horror beginning with Rick Grimes struggle to survive after the prison raid to the group s finding short solace in The Community and the devastation that follows In a world ruled by the dead we are finally forced to finally start living Collects The Walking Dead 49-96
Join Calvin and Hobbes on all their adventures in this three-volume collection of every comic strip from the comic strip s eleven year history 1985 to1996 Calvin and Hobbes is unquestionably one of the most popular comic strips of all time The imaginative world of a boy and his real-only-to-him tiger was first syndicated in 1985 and appeared in more than 2 400 newspapers when Bill Watterson retired on January 1 1996 The entire body of Calvin and Hobbes cartoons published in a truly noteworthy tribute to this singular cartoon in The Complete Calvin and Hobbes Composed of three hardcover four-color volumes in a sturdy slipcase this New York Times best-selling edition includes all Calvin and Hobbes cartoons that ever appeared in syndication This is the treasure that all Calvin and Hobbes fans seek
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