The GeeksversePREVIEW | Select hardcovers and paperbacks on sale 14 September 2016

PREVIEW | Select hardcovers and paperbacks on sale 14 September 2016
Published on Friday, September 9, 2016 by

New books for September 14: A new Avatar: The Last Airbender book by Gene Luen Yang and Gurihiru, the latest Walking Dead paperback, the first volumes of Spencer and Lieber’s The Fix and Brisson and Gorham’s The Violent, volume three of Harrow County, and more.

Avatar: The Last Airbender—North and South, Part One (Dark Horse Books)

  • atlbnsv1Paperback/full color/$10.99 (US)
  • Due in stores 14 September 2016
  • Script: Gene Luen Yang
  • Art: Gurihiru
  • Avatar: The Last Airbender created by: Dante Michael DiMartino, Bryan Konietzko
  • “From National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature, Eisner Award winner, and #1 New York Times bestseller Gene Yang! When Aang leaves to aid Zuko with the Kemurikage, Katara and Sokka return to the Southern Water Tribe by themselves. Katara is shocked to find that her beloved village has become a bustling city, with none other than their father, Hakoda, in charge! A northerner named Malina seems to be behind this change, pushing the North and South to be more unified… but what are her true goals?”

The Fix, Vol. 1: Where Beagles Dare (Image Comics)

  • CoverPaperback/full color/$7.99 (US, digital); $9.99 (US, print)
  • Due in stores 14 September 2016
  • Script: Nick Spencer
  • Line art: Steve Lieber
  • Color art: Ryan Hill
  • The Fix is a story of the crooked cops, scheming mobsters, and corrupt politicians that run Los Angeles—and the sex toy that can bring them all down. Oh, and the hero is a drug-sniffing beagle named Pretzels. Collects The Fix #1–#4.”

Harrow County, Vol. 3: Snake Doctor (Dark Horse Books)

  • harrowc-v3Paperback/full color/$14.99 (US)
  • Due in stores 14 September 2016
  • Script: Cullen Bunn
  • Line art: Tyler Crook, Hannah Christenson, Carla Speed McNeil
  • Color art: Tyler Crook, Hannah Christenson, Jenn Manley Lee
  • “The Skinless Boy seeks to understand the mysteries of his past, Emmy investigates a haunted house, and a malevolent serpent sows madness and malice in the minds of the Holler’s residents. Collects issues #9–#12 of the hit series!”

Lone Wolf 2100: Chase the Setting Sun (Dark Horse Books)

  • lw2100Paperback/full color/$15.99 (US)
  • Due in stores 14 September 2016
  • Script: Eric Heisserer
  • Line art: Miguel Sepulveda
  • Color art: Javier Mena
  • “AD 2100: The world has been devastated by a manmade plague. Young Daisy Ogami is infected but unaffected. In her blood can be found a cure that will save humanity, but the remaining world powers are less concerned with preserving humanity and more with being the first nation to return to power. Unfortunately for them, Daisy has a protector: a loyal android named Itto. Together, they set out across the Plague Lands looking for a way to save the world! Collects issues #1–#4.”

The Massive: Ninth Wave Library Edition (Dark Horse Books)

  • msvnwHardcover/full color/$24.99 (US)
  • Due in stores 14 September 2016
  • Script: Brian Wood
  • Line art: Garry Brown
  • Color art: Jordie Bellaire
  • “In the pages of The Massive, Ninth Wave was struggling to repair a broken world. But before that, it was the preeminent global environmental-rescue unit, taking on criminals, polluters, politicians, and rogue states. Critically acclaimed writer Brian Wood and artist Garry Brown go back to the beginning with the Ninth Wave environmental action unit, sharing stories from the front lines of the eco-war in The Massive: Ninth Wave #1–#6, now collected in a beautiful hardcover perfect for any library collection.”

Mirror: The Mountain (Image Comics)

  • mirror_the-mountainPaperback/full color/$11.99 (US, digital); $14.99 (US, print)
  • Due in stores 14 September 2016
  • Script: Emma Ríos
  • Art: Hwei Lim
  • “Emma Ríos (Pretty Deadly, Island) and Hwei Lim (Lalage, Hero) present Mirror: The Mountain, a story about the mage-scientists of The Synchronia and the sentient animals of Irzah colony. Collects Mirror #1–#5.”

The Violent, Vol. 1: Blood Like Tar (Image Comics)

  • violent-the-v1Paperback/full color/$7.99 (US, digital); $9.99 (US, print)
  • Due in stores 14 September 2016
  • Script: Ed Brisson
  • Line art: Adam Gorham
  • Color art: Michael Garland
  • “When threatened with losing his daughter, ex-con and former drug addict Mason falls into old habits, stumbling through a string of desperate criminal acts whose repercussions quickly become deadly serious. Collects The Violent #1–#5.”

The Walking Dead, Vol. 26: Call to Arms (Image Comics)

  • walking-dead-the-v26Paperback/black & white/$11.99 (US, digital); $14.99 (US, print)
  • Due in stores 14 September 2016
  • Script: Robert Kirkman
  • Pencils: Charlie Adlard
  • Inks: Stefano Gaudiano
  • Gray tones: Cliff Rathburn
  • “After being betrayed by members of his own community, Rick Grimes charts a new course and marshals his forces against the Whisperers. Collects The Walking Dead #151–#156.”
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