Pride of Baghdad (Sept., $26.99) by Brian K. Vaughan, art by Niko Henrichon, documents the plight of escaped lions on the streets of war-torn Baghdad.
The Absolute Sandman, Vol. I (Nov., $99)by Neil Gaiman features the acclaimed Sandman comic book title of the 1990s with new coloring and extra material.
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Malcolm X: A Graphic Biography (Nov., $16.95) by Andrew Helfer, art by Randy DuBurke, profiles this major civil rights figure in graphic novel format.
Chicken with Plums (Oct., $16.95) by Marjane Satrapi remembers the Iranian author's great-uncle, a celebrated musician who gave up on life when the music was gone. 13-city author tour.
Monsieur Lambert (Sept., $14.95) by Jean-Jacques Sempé offers a glimpse into the lives of regulars in a small Paris bistro.