UNEARTHED: A JESSICA CRUZ STORY

Acclaimed author Lilliam Rivera and artist Steph C. reimagine one of DC’s greatest Green Lanterns, Jessica Cruz, to tell a story about immigration, family, and overcoming fear to inspire hope. Jessica Cruz has done everything right. She's a dedicated student, popular among her classmates, and has a loving family that has done everything they can to give her a better life in the United States. Jessica usually worries for her undocumented parents, but her fears and anxiety escalate as a mayoral candidate with a strong anti-immigration stance runs for office. As the xenophobia in Coast City increases, Jessica begins to debate if it’s worth staying in the U.S. or moving back to her home in Mexico. And despite her attempts to lean on her friends and family, she finds herself constantly visited by visions of Aztec gods, one pulling her toward hope and the other toward anger. But when her father is detained by I.C.E., Jessica finds herself being pulled into an abyss of anxiety. Despit feeling helpless with her father, Jessica must find her way out of her fears and ultimately become a voice for her community.
Book Breakdown - I Am Not Starfire Takes Us Behind the Sparkles

Mandy Anders seems like a pretty standard teen with a chip on her shoulder and a heavy helping of "you don't understand me, no one understands me" attitude.

I Am Not Starfire - Official Trailer

From New York Times bestselling author Mariko Tamaki (Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up with MeHarley Quinn: Breaking Glass) and artist Yoshi Yoshitani (Zatanna and the House of Secrets) comes a new Young Adult graphic novel about Mandy, the teenage daughter of super-famous superhero Starfire.

I Am Not Starfire is a story about teenagers and aliens (and teenagers AS aliens); about knowing where you come from and where you are going; and about mothers—who may just be the best superheroes of all.

Book Breakdown - Poison Ivy: Thorns is Filled With Prickly Bits

Pamela Isley's penchant for plants is a well-known aspect of her character, but the reason she loves them—and the reasons why she goes by the name Poison Ivy and isn't exactly a good guy—vary from story to story.

Poison Ivy: Thorns - Official Trailer

New York Times bestselling author of The DUFF Kody Keplinger and artist Sara Kipin reimagine an iconic DC antihero with a gothic-horror twist.

With an extreme distrust in people, especially men, and a deep love for plants, Pamela Isley has never fit in. But everything is about to change when she meets a cute goth girl named Alice Oh. Will Pamela open herself up to the possibilities of love, or will she forever be transformed by the thorny vines of revenge in this thrilling Young Adult take on the classic Batman adversary known as Poison Ivy.

Book Breakdown - Nubia: Real One Mixes Real Talk with Real Action

Diana Prince, a.k.a. Diana of Themyscira, a.k.a. Wonder Woman, is the most famous Amazon to grace the world of man with her power and beauty.

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Although I've traveled to Krypton previously, thanks to the TV series that centered on a certain Man of Steel's ancestors, I've always wanted to learn even more about Kryptoni

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Victor and Nora: A Gotham Love Story is perhaps one of the most romantic and captivating stories yet in DC’s quickly expanding

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