Angel Catbird Volume 1 (Graphic Novel)

Author: Margaret Atwood

Publisher: Dark Horse Comics

ISBN: 1630086762

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 112

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The Booker Prize-winning author of The Handmaid’s Tale writes her first graphic novel, a cat-centric all-ages New York Times bestselling adventure. On a dark night, young genetic engineer Strig Feleedus is accidentally mutated by his own experiment and merges with the DNA of a cat and an owl. What follows is a humorous, action-driven, pulp-inspired superhero adventure-- with a lot of cat puns. Lauded novelist Margaret Atwood and acclaimed artist Johnnie Christmas collaborate on one of the most highly anticipated comic book and literary events of the year! Published in over thirty-five countries, Margaret Atwood is one of the most important living writers of our day and is the author of more than forty books of fiction, poetry, and critical essays. Her work has won the Man Booker Prize, the Giller Prize, Premio Mondello, and more. Angel Catbird is her first graphic novel series. Atwood's The Blind Assassin was named one of Time magazine's 100 best English-language novels published since 1923 and her recent MaddAddam Trilogy is currently being adapted into an HBO television show by Darren Aronofsky
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Angel Catbird

Author: Margaret Atwood

Publisher: Dark Horse Comics

ISBN: 1506700632

Category: COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS

Page: 82

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The Booker Prize-winning author of The Handmaid's Tale writes her first graphic novel, a cat-centric all-ages New York Times bestselling adventure. On a dark night, young genetic engineer Strig Feleedus is accidentally mutated by his own experiment and merges with the DNA of a cat and an owl. What follows is a humorous, action-driven, pulp-inspired superhero adventure-- with a lot of cat puns. Lauded novelist Margaret Atwood and acclaimed artist Johnnie Christmas collaborate on one of the most highly anticipated comic book and literary events of the year! Published in over thirty-five countries, Margaret Atwood is one of the most important living writers of our day and is the author of more than forty books of fiction, poetry, and critical essays. Her work has won the Man Booker Prize, the Giller Prize, Premio Mondello, and more. Angel Catbird is her first graphic novel series. Atwood's The Blind Assassin was named one of Time magazine's 100 best English-language novels published since 1923 and her recent MaddAddam Trilogy is currently being adapted into an HBO television show by Darren Aronofsky
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Angel Catbird

Author: Margaret Atwood

Publisher: Dark Horse Comics

ISBN: 1506701272

Category: COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS

Page: 80

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As the war between cats and rats escalates, genetic engineer Strig Feledus and his band of half-cats look for allies at Castle Catula.
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The Complete Angel Catbird

Author: Margaret Atwood

Publisher: Dark Horse Comics

ISBN: 1506704573

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 313

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From the Booker Prize-winning author of The Handmaid's Tale, comes the complete collection of the #1 New York Times bestselling graphic novel from Margaret Atwood! Internationally best-selling and respected novelist Margaret Atwood and acclaimed artist Johnnie Christmas collaborate for one of the most highly anticipated comic book and literary events! A genetic engineer caught in the middle of a chemical accident all of a sudden finds himself with superhuman abilities. With these new powers he takes on the identity of Angel Catbird and gets caught in the middle of a war between animal/human hybrids. What follows is a humorous, action-driven, educational, and pulp- inspired superhero adventure--with a lot of cat puns. Includes previously unpublished art by Margaret Atwood. Collects Angel Catbird volumes 1-3
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Angel Catbird Volume 2: To Castle Catula (Graphic Novel)

Author: Margaret Atwood

Publisher: Dark Horse Comics

ISBN: 1630086983

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 80

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The cat-centric adventure continues, in the all-ages follow-up to The Handmaid’s Tale author Margaret Atwood's debut graphic novel. Genetic engineer Strig Feleedus, also known as Angel Catbird, and his band of half-cats head to Castle Catula to seek allies as the war between cats and rats escalates. Margaret Atwood, the respected, worldwide best-selling novelist, and acclaimed artist Johnnie Christmas continue their action-packed adventure! Atwood's The Blind Assassin was named one of Time magazine's 100 best English-language novels published since 1923 and her recent MaddAddam Trilogy is currently being adapted into an HBO television show by Darren Aronofsky Published in over thirty-five countries, Margaret Atwood is one of the most important living writers of our day and is the author of more than forty books of fiction, poetry, and critical essays. Her work has won the Man Booker Prize, the Giller Prize, Premio Mondello, and more. Angel Catbird is her first graphic novel series.
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Angel Catbird Volume 3: The Catbird Roars (Graphic Novel)

Author: Margaret Atwood

Publisher: Dark Horse Comics

ISBN: 1630086991

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 104

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The Booker Prize-winning author of The Handmaid’s Tale pens a conclusion to the dramatic, hilarious, and heartwarming Angel Catbird trilogy. It's all-out war in the madcap culmination of Angel Catbird's superhero saga. The evil Rat army is aiming for world domination, and only a ragtag gang of half-cats stands in their way. • Margaret Atwood is one of the most important living writers of our day. She has been recognized internationally for her work through awards and honorary degrees. • Atwood, whose work has been published in over thirty-five countries, is the author of more than forty books of fiction, poetry, and critical essays, and has won the Man Booker Prize, the Giller Prize, Premio Mondello, and more. • Atwood's The Blind Assassin was named one of Time magazine's 100 best English-language novels published since 1923. (On MaddAddam) "Atwood's prose miraculously balances humor, outrage and beauty. A simple description becomes both chilling and sublime."--The New York Times (On The Year of the Flood) "Atwood is funny and clever, such a good writer and real thinker."--The New York Times Book Review (On Oryx and Crake) "Atwood has long since established herself as one of the best writers in English today."--The Baltimore Sun (On The Edible Woman) "Margaret Atwood takes risks and wins."-Time (On The Blind Assassin) "Atwood is a poet." -The New Yorker "[A] scintillating wordsmith"--The Economist
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Worth A Thousand Words

Using Graphic Novels to Teach Visual and Verbal Literacy

Author: Meryl Jaffe,Talia Hurwich

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119394635

Category: Education

Page: 176

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Use graphic novels to teach visual and verbal literacy While our kids today are communicating outside the classroom in abbreviated text bursts with visual icons, teachers are required to teach them to critically listen, think, and read and write complex texts. Graphic novels are a uniquely poised vehicle we can use to bridge this dissonance between student communication skills and preferences with mandated educational goals. Worth a Thousand Words details how and why graphic novels are complex texts with advanced-level vocabulary, and demonstrates how to read and analyze these texts. It includes practical advice on how to integrate these books into both ELA and content-area classrooms and provides an extensive list of appropriate graphic novels for K-8 students, lesson suggestions, paired graphic/prose reading suggestions, and additional resources for taking these texts further. Provides research to back up why graphic novels are such powerful educational tools Helps you engage diverse student learners with exciting texts Shows you how to make lessons more meaningful Offers advice on implementing new literary mediums into your classroom Perfect for parents and teachers in grades K-8, Worth a Thousand Words opens up an exciting new world for teaching children visual and verbal literacy.
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Firebug

Author: Johnnie Christmas

Publisher: Image Comics

ISBN: 153430911X

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 136

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A volcano goddess named Keegan is loose in the world, and the prophecies are unclear whether her coming will bring humanity's destruction or salvation. In the shadow of a sacred volcano, from which Keegan derives her powers, lies the ancient city of Azar. Holding the key to the mysteries of her past, Keegan and her friends must get to Azar before it is overrun by a horde of forest monsters. Meanwhile, The nefarious Cult of the Goddess has plans to summon forces as old as time to extinguish KeeganÍs flame permanently. From the number-one New York Times bestselling cartoonist JOHNNIE CHRISTMAS (Angel Catbird, SHELTERED) and superstar colorist TAMRA BONVILLAIN (Doom Patrol, Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur) comes a fiery tale you're not soon to forget! Collecting the full saga that began in ISLAND magazine, with all-new material!
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The Catbird Roars

Author: Margaret Atwood

Publisher: Dark Horse Comics

ISBN: 1506701701

Category: COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS

Page: 104

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It's all-out war in the madcap conclusion to Angel Catbird's superhero saga. The evil Rat army is aiming for world domination, and only a ragtag gang of half-cats stands in their way. Internationally best-selling novelist and animal lover Margaret Atwood pens a conclusion to the dramatic, hilarious, and heartwarming trilogy.
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