Monstress Volume 1

📒Monstress Volume 1 ✍ Marjorie Liu

✏Book Title : Monstress Volume 1
✏Author : Marjorie Liu
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 2018-08-07
✏Pages : 192
✏ISBN : 1534310800
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Monstress Volume 1 Book Summary : Set in an alternate matriarchal 1900's Asia, in a richly imagined world ofart deco-inflected steam punk, MONSTRESS tells the story of a teenage girl whois struggling to survive the trauma of war, and who shares a mysterious psychiclink with a monster of tremendous power, a connection that will transform themboth and make them the target of both human and otherworldlypowers. About the Creators: New York Times bestselling andaward-winning writer Marjorie Liu is best known for her fiction and comic books.She teaches comic book writing at MIT, and leads a class on Popular Fiction atthe Voices of Our Nation (VONA) workshop. Ms. Liu's extensive work includes thebestselling "Astonishing X-Men" for Marvel Comics, which featured the gaywedding of X-Man Northstar and was subsequently nominated for a GLAAD MediaAward for outstanding media images of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendercommunity. Prior to writing full-time, Liu was a lawyer. She currently residesin Boston. Sana Takeda is an illustrator and comic book artist who wasborn in Niigata, and now resides in Tokyo, Japan. At age 20 she started out as a3D CGI designer for SEGA, a Japanese video game company, and became a freelanceartist when she was 25. She is still an artist, and has worked on titles such as"X-23" and "Ms. Marvel" for Marvel Comics, and is an illustrator for tradingcard games in Japan.

📒Monstress Vol 1 ✍ Marjorie Liu

✏Book Title : Monstress Vol 1
✏Author : Marjorie Liu
✏Publisher : Image Comics
✏Release Date : 2016-07-13
✏Pages : 208
✏ISBN : 9781534300699
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Monstress Vol 1 Book Summary : Set in an alternate matriarchal 1900's Asia, in a richly imagined world of art deco-inflected steampunk, MONSTRESS tells the story of a teenage girl who is struggling to survive the trauma of war, and who shares a mysterious psychic link with a monster of tremendous power, a connection that will transform them both. Entertainment Weekly praised MONSTRESS as one of "Image Comics" most imaginative and daring new series and dubbed it the "Best New Original Series" in their year-end ñBest Comics of 2015î list. Collects MONSTRESS #1-6

📒Monstress ✍ Marjorie M. Liu

✏Book Title : Monstress
✏Author : Marjorie M. Liu
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 2016
✏Pages : 192
✏ISBN : 0606390685
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Monstress Book Summary : "Set in an alternate world of art deco beauty and steampunk horror, Monstress tells the epic story of Maika Halfwolf, a teenage survivor of a cataclysmic war between humans and their hated enemies, the Arcanics. In the face of oppression and terrible danger, Maika is both hunter and hunted, searching for answers about her mysterious past as those who seek to use her remain just one step behind ... and all the while, the monster within begins to awaken ..."--Back cover.

📒Monstress Vol 3 ✍ Marjorie Liu

✏Book Title : Monstress Vol 3
✏Author : Marjorie Liu
✏Publisher : Image Comics
✏Release Date : 2018-09-05
✏Pages : 168
✏ISBN : 9781534311558
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Monstress Vol 3 Book Summary : A Hugo and British Fantasy Award-winning seriesÑand current Eisner Award nominee for Best Continuing Series, and Best Publication for Teens, with Marjorie Liu nominated for Best Writer and Sana Takeda nominated for Best Painter and Best Cover Artist! Maika has spent most of her life learning how to fight, but how will she fare when the only way to save her lifeÉ is to make friends? Collects MONSTRESS #13-18

📒Monstress ✍ Marjorie Liu

✏Book Title : Monstress
✏Author : Marjorie Liu
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 2019-10
✏Pages : 176
✏ISBN : 1534313362
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Monstress Book Summary : 2017 British Fantasy Award, Best Comic/Graphic Novel 2018 Eisner Award winner, Best Writer 2018 Eisner Award winner, Best Painter/Multimedia Artist 2018 Eisner Award winner, Best Continuing Series 2018 Eisner Award winner, Best Publication for Teens 2018 Eisner Award winner, Best Cover Artist 2018 Harvey Award winner, Book of the Year 2018 Hugo Award winner, Best Graphic Story 2018 Hugo Award Winner, Best Professional Artist 2018 British Fantasy Award winner, Best Comic/Graphic Novel 2018, 2016, 2015 Entertainment Weekly's The Best Comic Books of the Year" 2018, Newsweek's Best Comic Books of the Year 2018, The Washington Post's 10 Best Graphic Novels of the Year 2018, Barnes & Noble's Best Books of the Year 2018, YALSA's Great Graphic Novels for Teens 2018, Thrillist's Best Comics & Graphic Novels of the Year 2018, Powell's Best Science-Fiction, Fantasy, Horror, and Graphic Novels of the Year 2019, Hugo Award nominee Maika and Corvin make their way through a warped and lethal land in search of Kippa, who is faced with her own terrible monsters. But when Maika comes face-to-face with a stranger from her deep past, startling truths are uncovered, and at the center of it all lurks a dangerous conspiracy that threatens the Known World. Maika is finally close to getting all the answers she ever wanted, but at what price? With war on the horizon-a war no one wants to stop-whose side will Maika choose? Collects MONSTRESS #19-24.

✏Book Title : The Year s Best Science Fiction First Annual Collection
✏Author : Gardner Dozois
✏Publisher : St. Martin's Griffin
✏Release Date : 1984-04-15
✏Pages : 570
✏ISBN : 9781466807303
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Year s Best Science Fiction First Annual Collection Book Summary : This collection launched the popular and long-running "The Year's Best Science Fiction" series: Fantastic Science Fiction! The Year's Best -- And Biggest Collection Here's the cream of the crop: short stories, novelettes, novellas by science fiction writers already famous and awarded for their high-quality work in science fiction. Writers like: Poul Anderson Joe Haldeman Tanith Lee George R.R. Martin Robert Silverberg James Tiptree, Jr. Vernor Vinge Gene Wolfe Plus writers who are newer to the field, but just as excellent! These are the stories that will vie for the Hugo and Nebula Awards this year. And we've got them all! Not ten. Not twenty. 25 GREAT SF TALES. Each one is chosen by renowned SF writer and editor Gardner R. Dozois. Among them are "Black Air" by Kim Stanley Robinson, "Blood Music" and "Hardfought" by Greg Bear, "Blind Shemmy" by Jack Dann, "Cicada Queen" by Bruce Sterling and "Slow Birds" by Ian Watson.

✏Book Title : The Year s Best Science Fiction Thirty Fifth Annual Collection
✏Author : Gardner Dozois
✏Publisher : St. Martin's Griffin
✏Release Date : 2018-07-03
✏Pages : 720
✏ISBN : 9781250164643
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Year s Best Science Fiction Thirty Fifth Annual Collection Book Summary : The multiple Locus Award-winning annual collection of the year's best science fiction stories. In the new millennium, what secrets lay beyond the far reaches of the universe? What mysteries belie the truths we once held to be self-evident? The world of science fiction has long been a porthole into the realities of tomorrow, blurring the line between life and art. Now, in The Year’s Best Science Fiction: Thirty-Fifth Annual Collection, the very best SF authors explore ideas of a new world. This venerable collection brings together award-winning authors and masters of the field. Featuring short stories from acclaimed authors such as Indrapramit Das, Nancy Kress, Alastair Reynolds, Eleanor Arnason, James S.A. Corey & Lavie Tidhar, an extensive recommended reading guide and a summation of the year in science fiction, this annual compilation has become the definitive must-read anthology for all science fiction fans and readers interested in breaking into the genre.

✏Book Title : The World Almanac and Book of Facts 2018
✏Author : Sarah Janssen
✏Publisher : Simon and Schuster
✏Release Date : 2017-12-05
✏Pages : 1008
✏ISBN : 9781600572128
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The World Almanac and Book of Facts 2018 Book Summary : The 150th Anniversary special edition of the best-selling reference book of all time! The ebook format allows curious readers to keep millions of searchable facts at their fingertips. The World Almanac® and Book of Facts is America's top-selling reference book of all time, with more than 82 million copies sold. Since 1868, this compendium of information has been the authoritative source for all your entertainment, reference, and learning needs. The 150th anniversary edition celebrates its illustrious history while keeping an eye on the future. Praised as a "treasure trove of political, economic, scientific and educational statistics and information" by The Wall Street Journal, The World Almanac and Book of Facts will answer all of your trivia needs—from history and sports to geography, pop culture, and much more. Features include: 150 Years of The World Almanac: A special feature celebrating The World Almanac's historic run includes highlights from its distinguished past and some old-fashioned "facts," illustrating how its defining mission has changed with the times. Historical Anniversaries: The World Almanac's recurring feature expands to incorporate milestone events and cultural touchstones dating to the book's founding year, from the impeachment of President Andrew Johnson to the publication of Little Women. World Almanac Editors' Picks: Greatest Single-Season Performances: In light of Russell Westbrook's unprecedented 42 regular-season triple-doubles, The World Almanac takes a look back in sports history for athletes' best single-season runs. Statistical Spotlight: A popular new feature highlights statistics relevant to the biggest stories of the year. These data visualizations provide important context and new perspectives to give readers a fresh angle on important issues. The Obama Presidency: A year after Barack Obama’s second term came to a close, The World Almanac reviews the accomplishments, missteps, and legacy of the 44th president. The World at a Glance: This annual feature of The World Almanac provides a quick look at the surprising stats and curious facts that define the changing world. Other New Highlights: A brand-new biography of the 45th president and profile of the Trump administration; 2016 election results; and statistics on crime, health care, overdose deaths, shootings, terrorism, and much more. The Year in Review: The World Almanac takes a look back at 2017 while providing all the information you'll need in 2018. 2017—Top 10 News Topics: The editors of The World Almanac list the top stories that held the world's attention in 2017. 2017—Year in Sports: Hundreds of pages of trivia and statistics that are essential for any sports fan, featuring a preview of the upcoming 2018 Winter Olympic Games, complete coverage of the 2017 World Series, new tables of NBA, NHL, and NCAA statistics, and much more. 2017—Year in Pictures: Striking full-color images from around the world in 2017, covering news, entertainment, science, and sports. 2017—Offbeat News Stories: The World Almanac editors found some of the quirkiest news stories of the year, from the king who secretly worked as an airline pilot for decades to the state that's auctioning off its governor's mansion. World Almanac Editors' Picks: Time Capsule: The World Almanac lists the items that most came to symbolize the year 2017, from news and sports to pop culture.

📒The Keeper S Companion ✍ Keith Herber

✏Book Title : The Keeper s Companion
✏Author : Keith Herber
✏Publisher : Chaosium Inc.
✏Release Date : 2000-09-01
✏Pages : 208
✏ISBN : 9781568821443
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Keeper s Companion Book Summary : [CALL OF CTHULHU ROLEPLAYING] "The Keeper's Companion" is an invaluable resource for gamemasters. The material includes advice for new keepers, a lengthy study of Mythos artifacts, a learned discussion of many occult books, an up-to-the-moment description of every facet of forensic medicine, a thorough revision and expansion of the game skills (including nearly two dozen new ones), and the entire text of "The Keeper's Compendium," somewhat updated -- forbidden books, secret cults, alien races, and mysterious places. Additional short essays and features round out this book -- more than 100,000 words!

✏Book Title : Dungeon Monstres Vol 6 the Great Animator
✏Author : Joann Sfar
✏Publisher : Dungeon Monstres
✏Release Date : 2016-03
✏Pages : 96
✏ISBN : 1561639982
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Dungeon Monstres Vol 6 the Great Animator Book Summary : In an automaton themed volume, The Great Animator pits the predecessor to the Vaucanson great castle and realm against a huge army of ruthless invaders. The great castle's army of battle automatons evens the fight but at great cost. In the second story, The Inventor's Grimoire, the Vaucanson grimoire with the secrets of building automatons has disappeared! If it fell in the wrong hands, much harm could come of it. And indeed, it turns out the greedy Lord Delacour has snatched it with the intention of auctioning it off to the highest bidder!