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Soul of the Fire

The Sword of Truth series follows Richard Cypher, a young woodsman intent on tracking down his father’s murderer. His quest will take him far from home, embroiling him in an ancient war, three-millennia past, that is about to re-ignite with world-shattering violence. Richard has travelled far from his roots as a simple woods guide. Emperor …

Manga

Blue Exorcist, Volume 2

Shocked by the death of his foster father and the revelation that his real father is the demon Lord Satan, Rin Okumura enters the True Cross Academy to learn to be an exorcist. But every great exorcist has to start somewhere, and for the students of the academy the first step is the Exwire examination. …

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Poison Study

How much is your life worth? In the territory of Ixia the government maintains control through the Code of Behaviour, forbidding the practice of magic, but danger lurks in mysterious places… Imprisoned for murder Yelena Zaltana’s punishment is death, until she is reprieved – for a price. As the Commander of Ixia’s food taster she …

Comics

Ms. Marvel, Volume 3: Crushed

Love is in the air in Jersey City as Valentine’s Day arrives! Kamala Khan may not be allowed to go to the school dance, but Ms. Marvel is! Well sort of–by crashing it in an attempt to capture Asgard’s most annoying trickster! Yup, it’s a special Valentine’s Day story featuring Marvel’s favorite charlatan, Loki! And …

Comics

Ms. Marvel, Volume 2: Generation Why

Who is the Inventor, and what does he want with the all-new Ms. Marvel and all her friends? Maybe Wolverine can help! If Kamala can stop fan-girling out about meeting her favorite super hero, that is. Then, Kamala crosses paths with Inhumanity — by meeting the royal dog, Lockjaw! But why is Lockjaw really with …

Manga

Rosario+Vampire, Volume 2

Tsukune’s going to have one heck of a hickey when he gets home from Monster High! All-around average teenager Tsukune can’t get accepted to any high school save one…but on his first day he finds the rest of the student body doesn’t appear average at all. Best of all, the cutest girl on campus can’t …

Manga

Fullmetal Alchemist, Volume 1

Alchemy: the mystical power to alter the natural world; something between magic, art and science. When two brothers, Edward and Alphonse Elric, dabbled in this power to grant their dearest wish, one of them lost an arm and a leg…and the other became nothing but a soul locked into a body of living steel. Now …

Manga

Rosario+Vampire, Volume 1

Tsukune’s going to have one heck of a hickey when he gets home from Monster High! All-around average teenager Tsukune can’t get accepted to any high school save one…but on his first day he finds the rest of the student body doesn’t appear average at all. Best of all, the cutest girl on campus can’t …

Comics

Avengers, Volume 2: The Last White Event

The world is about to be transformed, elevated to an advanced state, but something has gone disastrously wrong. Now, the Earth stands on the brink of the Last White Event that will bring about the end of life as we know it. Can the Avengers save the planet before it’s too late? Plus, the New …

Comics

New Avengers, Volume 1: Everything Dies

The Illuminati must reassemble to prevent the collision of our universe with another! It’s the Marvel Universe’s most powerful and brilliant team – Black Panther, Iron Man, Dr. Strange, Black Bolt, Mr. Fantastic, Sub-Mariner and the Beast – armed with the six Infinity Gems against an infinite legion of parallel realities. But their task is …

Comics

Avengers, Volume 1: Avengers World

The greatest heroes in comics together on one unbeatable team! The Avengers “go large,” expanding their roster and their sphere of influence to a global and even interplanetary level. When Captain America puts out his call – who will answer? Big threats, big ideas, big idealism – these are the Avengers NOW! Volumes #1 – #6 …

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Fool’s Assassin

Tom Badgerlock has been living peaceably in the manor house at Withywoods with his beloved wife Molly these many years, the estate a reward to his family for loyal service to the crown. But behind the facade of respectable middle-age lies a turbulent and violent past. For Tom Badgerlock is actually FitzChivalry Farseer, bastard scion …

Comics

Ms. Marvel, Volume 1: No Normal

Kamala Khan is an ordinary girl from Jersey City — until she’s suddenly empowered with extraordinary gifts. But who truly is the new Ms. Marvel? Teenager? Muslim? Inhuman? Find out as she takes the Marvel Universe by storm! When Kamala discovers the dangers of her newfound powers, she unlocks a secret behind them, as well. …

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A Game of Thrones

Summers span decades. Winter can last a lifetime. And the struggle for the Iron Throne has begun. As Warden of the north, Lord Eddard Stark counts it a curse when King Robert bestows on him the office of the Hand. His honour weighs him down at court where a true man does what he will, …