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Novel Graphics from Hill and Wang RELATED: The Political Cartoon Books Has Evolved

Since 2006, under the banner of Novel Graphics, Hill and Wang—an imprint of Farrar, Straus and Giroux that over the past fifty years has published Elie Wiesel, Langston Hughes, Roland Barthes, and many important works of science and American history—has been issuing eye-popping graphic works, beginning with the New York Times bestseller The 9/11 Report: A Graphic Adaptation, Harvey Pekar’s history of The Beats, and, this summer, the authorized adaptation of Ray Bradbury’s Fahrenheit 451.

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The Beats

A Graphic History

In The Beats: A Graphic History, those who were mad to live have come back to life through artwork as vibrant as the Beat movement itself. Told by the comic...

By Harvey Pekar, Paul Buhle and Ed Piskor

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The 9/11 Report

A Graphic Adaptation

The 9/11 Report for Every American On December 5, 2005, the 9/11 Commission issued its final report card on the government’s fulfillment of the...

By Sid Jacobson and Ernie Colón

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The 9/11 Report

A Graphic Adaptation

The 9/11 Report for Every American On December 5, 2005, the 9/11 Commission issued its final report card on the government’s fulfillment of the...

By Sid Jacobson and Ernie Colón

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Isadora Duncan

A Graphic Biography

Myth and controversy still swirl around the dramatic figure of Isadora Duncan. The pioneering modern dancer emerged from provincial nineteenth-century America...

By Sabrina Jones and Paul Buhle

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Malcolm X

A Graphic Biography

The age of multitasking needs better narrative history. It must be absolutely factual, immediately accessible, smart, and brilliantly fun. Enter Andrew Helfer,...

By Andrew Helfer and Randy DuBurke

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Ronald Reagan

A Graphic Biography

Some Presidents Were Just Meant To Be In Pictures It confronted evil empires, planned Star Wars missile defense systems, and advocated supply-side...

"...Some Presidents Were Just Meant To Be In Pictures It confronted evil empires, planned Star Wars missile defense systems, and advocated supply-side.... Some Presidents Were Just Meant To Be In Pictures   It confronted evil empires, planned Star Wars missile defense systems, and advocated supply-side economics. Let’s face it: Ronald Reagan’s presidency is tailor-made for comic-book art. Whether explaining how the onetime Franklin Roosevelt New Dealer became the conservative right’s standard-beare..."

By Andrew Helfer, Steve Buccellato and Joe Staton

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J. Edgar Hoover

A Graphic Biography

A True History of Violence (and Crimefighting, Politics, and Power) In the hands of gifted cartoonist Rick Geary, J. Edgar Hoover’s life becomes a timely...

"...A True History of Violence (and Crimefighting, Politics, and Power) In the hands of gifted cartoonist Rick Geary, J. Edgar Hoover’s life becomes a timely.... A True History of Violence (and Crimefighting, Politics, and Power)   In the hands of gifted cartoonist Rick Geary, J. Edgar Hoover’s life becomes a timely and pointed guide to eight presidents—from Calvin Coolidge to Richard Nixon—and everything from Prohibition to cold war espionage. From a nascent FBI’s headlinegrabbing tracking down of..."

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Students for a Democratic Society

A Graphic History

The History of SDS as You’ve Never Seen It Before In 1962 at a United Auto Workers’ camp in Michigan, Students for a Democratic Society held its historic...

By Harvey Pekar, Paul Buhle and Gary Dumm

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After 9/11

America's War on Terror (2001- )

Having made The 9/11 Commission Report understandable for everyone, the award-winning, bestselling graphic novel team of Sid Jacobson and Ernie Colón use all...

By Sid Jacobson and Ernie Colón

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After 9/11

America's War on Terror (2001- )

Having made The 9/11 Commission Report understandable for everyone, the award-winning, bestselling graphic novel team of Sid Jacobson and Ernie Colón use all...

By Sid Jacobson and Ernie Colón

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The United States Constitution

A Graphic Adaptation

Our leaders swear to uphold it, our military to defend it. It is the blueprint for the shape and function of government itself and what defines Americans as...

By Jonathan Hennessey and Aaron McConnell

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The United States Constitution

A Graphic Adaptation

Our leaders swear to uphold it, our military to defend it. It is the blueprint for the shape and function of government itself and what defines Americans as...

By Jonathan Hennessey and Aaron McConnell

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The Stuff of Life

A Graphic Guide to Genetics and DNA

Let’s face it: From adenines to zygotes, from cytokinesis to parthenogenesis, even the basics of genetics can sound utterly alien. So who better than an alien...

By Mark Schultz, Zander Cannon and Kevin Cannon

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The Stuff of Life

A Graphic Guide to Genetics and DNA

Let’s face it: From adenines to zygotes, from cytokinesis to parthenogenesis, even the basics of genetics can sound utterly alien. So who better than an alien...

By Mark Schultz, Zander Cannon and Kevin Cannon

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The Cartoon Introduction to Economics

Volume One: Microeconomics

The award-winning illustrator Grady Klein has paired up with the world’s only stand-up economist, Yoram Bauman, PhD, to take the dismal out of the dismal...

By Grady Klein and Yoram Bauman, Ph.D.

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