Tom Batten

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PREMIUM

The Pits of Hell

Not for everyone, but fans of surreal or psychological horror are sure to embrace this collection.
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Mitchum

While readers desiring a strong sense of narrative might not be impressed, Blutch successfully elicits a range of emotions through unforgettable illustrations in these stories, first published in French and available in English for the first time.

Seeds and Stems

Hilarious, upsetting, and thoroughly brilliant.
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The Labyrinth: An Existential Odyssey with Jean-Paul Sartre

A great primer for anyone, but especially YA readers interested in existentialism
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The Lab

An unsettling vision from an exciting and distinctly talented newcomer.

Dragman

Imaginative and uncommonly moving, with extra poignance provided via an afterword by the author detailing his personal connection to the text. [See Prepub Alert, 10/14/19.]
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Department of Mind-Blowing Theories

Gauld’s intelligence and wit permeate every page of this clever volume.

Paying the Land

Sacco’s reporting, accompanied by impressively drawn black-and-white illustrations, is occasionally overwhelmingly detailed, but with good reason: this is a vitally important story about an underrepresented people.

Eight-Lane Runaways

Fantastically ambitious, funny, and delightfully weird.

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