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Graphic Novel of the Month

 March: Book One

March, Book One 

Before he became a respected Congressman, John Lewis was clubbed, gassed, arrested over 40 times, and nearly killed by angry mobs and state police, all while nonviolently protesting racial discrimination. He marched side-by-side with Martin Luther King as the youngest leader of the Civil Rights Movement that would change a nation forever.
Now, experience John Lewis' incredible story first-hand, brought to life in a stunning graphic novel trilogy. With co-writer Andrew Aydin and Eisner Award-winning artist Nate Powell, John Lewis' MARCH tells the story of how a poor sharecropper's son helped transform America, from a segregated schoolhouse to the 1963 March on Washington and beyond.
BOOK ONE spans John Lewis' youth in rural Alabama, his life-changing meeting with Dr. King, the birth of the Nashville Student Movement, and their battle to tear down segregation through nonviolent sit-ins, building to a stunning climax on the steps of City Hall.
 
 

Shortlist 2013

"I'm honoured to have been a part of the team that won the first place in the Stan Lee Excelsior Awards. On behalf of our creative team I would like to thank you and everyone involved in this. Most of all thanks to the amazing young people who have voted for our book to be the on the top spot".

Mahmud Asrar (artist on Supergirl: Last Daughter of Krypton)

 

(Click on the book covers for more information) 

     Supergirl    TMNT    Wonder Woman    
    1st Place   2nd Place   3rd Place    
    SUPERGIRL: LAST DAUGHTER OF KRYPTON  

TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES: CHANGE IS CONSTANT

  WONDER WOMAN: BLOOD    
    by Michael Green, Mike Johnson and Mahmud Asrar (DC)   by Kevin Eastman, Tom Waltz and Dan Duncan (IDW)   by Brian Azzarello, Cliff Chiang and Tony Akins (DC)    
                 
       

Winner of the JABBICA (Judge A Book By Its Cover Award - Voted for by Librarians)

       
 Peter Panzerfaust    X-O Manowar    Sweeney Todd    Strontium Dog   souleaternot
PETER PANZERFAUST: THE GREAT ESCAPE   X-O MANOWAR: BY THE SWORD   SWEENEY TODD: THE DEMON BARBER OF FLEET STREET   STRONTIUM DOG: THE LIFE AND DEATH OF JOHNNY ALPHA  

SOUL EATER NOT!

by Kurtis J. Wiebe and Tyler Jenkins (Image)   by Robert Venditti and Cary Nord (Valiant)   by Sean M. Wilson and Declan Shalvey (Classical Comics)   by John Wagner and Carlos Ezquerra (2000AD/Rebellion)   by Atsushi Ohkubo (Yen Press)