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How Many Great Non-Superhero Graphic Novels Have You Read?

There's a lot more to comics than spandex and superpowers.

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  1. Check off every book (or book series) you've read.

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    Achewood: A Home for Scared People by Chris Onstad
    Achewood: A Home for Scared People by Chris Onstad
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    The Adventures of Tintin by Hergé
    The Adventures of Tintin by Hergé
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    Alec: The Years Have Pants by Eddie Campbell
    Alec: The Years Have Pants by Eddie Campbell
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    American Born Chinese by Gene Luen Yang
    American Born Chinese by Gene Luen Yang
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    Anya’s Ghost by Vera Brosgol
    Anya’s Ghost by Vera Brosgol
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    Are You My Mother? by Alison Bechdel
    Are You My Mother? by Alison Bechdel
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    Asterios Polyp by David Mazzucchelli
    Asterios Polyp by David Mazzucchelli
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    Berlin by Jason Lutes
    Berlin by Jason Lutes
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    Best of American Splendor by Harvey Pekar et al
    Best of American Splendor by Harvey Pekar et al
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    Beta Testing the Apocalypse by Tom Kaczynski
    Beta Testing the Apocalypse by Tom Kaczynski
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    Big Questions by Anders Nilsen
    Big Questions by Anders Nilsen
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    Bitchy Butch: World's Angriest Dyke by Roberta Gregory
    Bitchy Butch: World's Angriest Dyke by Roberta Gregory
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    Black Hole by Charles Burns
    Black Hole by Charles Burns
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    Blankets by Craig Thompson
    Blankets by Craig Thompson
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    Blue Is the Warmest Color by Julie Maroh
    Blue Is the Warmest Color by Julie Maroh
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    The Book of Jim by Jim Woodring
    The Book of Jim by Jim Woodring
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    Bone by Jeff Smith
    Bone by Jeff Smith
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    Bottomless Belly Button by Dash Shaw
    Bottomless Belly Button by Dash Shaw
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    Boxers and Saints by Gene Luen Yang
    Boxers and Saints by Gene Luen Yang
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    Building Stories by Chris Ware
    Building Stories by Chris Ware
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    The Cardboard Valise by Ben Katchor
    The Cardboard Valise by Ben Katchor
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    Celebrated Summer by Chuck Forsman
    Celebrated Summer by Chuck Forsman
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    Cerebus by Dave Sim
    Cerebus by Dave Sim
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    Clumsy by Jeffrey Brown
    Clumsy by Jeffrey Brown
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    The Complete Crumb Comics by R. Crumb
    The Complete Crumb Comics by R. Crumb
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    A Contract with God by Will Eisner
    A Contract with God by Will Eisner
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    Criminal: Bad Night by Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips
    Criminal: Bad Night by Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips
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    Curses by Kevin Huizenga
    Curses by Kevin Huizenga
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    David Boring by Daniel Clowes
    David Boring by Daniel Clowes
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    Daytripper by Fábio Moon and Gabriel Bá
    Daytripper by Fábio Moon and Gabriel Bá
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    Deadly Class by Rick Remender and Wes Craig
    Deadly Class by Rick Remender and Wes Craig
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    The Diary of a Teenage Girl by Phoebe Gloeckner
    The Diary of a Teenage Girl by Phoebe Gloeckner
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    The Encyclopedia of Early Earth by Isabel Greenberg
    The Encyclopedia of Early Earth by Isabel Greenberg
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    Epileptic by David B.
    Epileptic by David B.
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    The Essential Dykes to Watch Out For by Alison Bechdel
    The Essential Dykes to Watch Out For by Alison Bechdel
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    The Fart Party by Julia Wertz
    The Fart Party by Julia Wertz
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    Fatale by Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips
    Fatale by Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips
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    Finder by Carla Speed McNeil
    Finder by Carla Speed McNeil
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    Friends with Boys by Faith Erin Hicks
    Friends with Boys by Faith Erin Hicks
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    From Hell by Alan Moore and Eddie Campbell
    From Hell by Alan Moore and Eddie Campbell
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    Fun Home by Alison Bechdel
    Fun Home by Alison Bechdel
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    Ghost World by Daniel Clowes
    Ghost World by Daniel Clowes
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    The Golem’s Mighty Swing by James Sturm
    The Golem’s Mighty Swing by James Sturm
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    The Goon by Eric Powell
    The Goon by Eric Powell
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    Gray Horses by Hope Larson
    Gray Horses by Hope Larson
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    Habibi by Craig Thompson
    Habibi by Craig Thompson
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    Hark! A Vagrant by Kate Beaton
    Hark! A Vagrant by Kate Beaton
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    Cleveland by Harvey Pekar and Joseph Remnant
    Cleveland by Harvey Pekar and Joseph Remnant
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    Heads Or Tails by Lilli Carré
    Heads Or Tails by Lilli Carré
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    Heartbreak Soup by Gilbert Hernandez
    Heartbreak Soup by Gilbert Hernandez
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    Heavy Liquid by Paul Pope
    Heavy Liquid by Paul Pope
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    Hellboy by Mike Mignola
    Hellboy by Mike Mignola
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    Hey, Buddy! by Peter Bagge
    Hey, Buddy! by Peter Bagge
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    Hicksville by Dylan Horrocks
    Hicksville by Dylan Horrocks
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    High Soft Lisp by Gilbert Hernandez
    High Soft Lisp by Gilbert Hernandez
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    Hyperbole and a Half by Allie Brosh
    Hyperbole and a Half by Allie Brosh
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    I Never Liked You by Chester Brown
    I Never Liked You by Chester Brown
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    Ice Haven by Daniel Clowes
    Ice Haven by Daniel Clowes
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    The Incal by Alejandro Jodorowsky, Moebius, et al
    The Incal by Alejandro Jodorowsky, Moebius, et al
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    The Invisibles Omnibus by Grant Morrison et al
    The Invisibles Omnibus by Grant Morrison et al
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    It’s A Good Life, If You Don’t Weaken by Seth
    It’s A Good Life, If You Don’t Weaken by Seth
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    Jimmy Corrigan,The Smartest Kid On Earth by Chris Ware
    Jimmy Corrigan,The Smartest Kid On Earth by Chris Ware
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    La Perdida by Jessica Abel
    La Perdida by Jessica Abel
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    The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen by Alan Moore and Kevin O’Neill
    The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen by Alan Moore and Kevin O’Neill
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    The Left Bank Gang by Jason
    The Left Bank Gang by Jason
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    Life with Mr. Dangerous by Paul Hornschemeier
    Life with Mr. Dangerous by Paul Hornschemeier
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    Like A Velvet Glove Cast In Iron by Daniel Clowes
    Like A Velvet Glove Cast In Iron by Daniel Clowes
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    Lint by Chris Ware
    Lint by Chris Ware
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    Locas In Love by Jaime Hernandez
    Locas In Love by Jaime Hernandez
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    The Love Bunglers by Jaime Hernandez
    The Love Bunglers by Jaime Hernandez
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    Lucky by Gabrielle Bell
    Lucky by Gabrielle Bell
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    The Madame Paul Affair by Julie Doucet
    The Madame Paul Affair by Julie Doucet
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    Maggie the Mechanic by Jaime Hernandez
    Maggie the Mechanic by Jaime Hernandez
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    Mark Twain’s Autobiography 1910-2010 by Michael Kupperman
    Mark Twain’s Autobiography 1910-2010 by Michael Kupperman
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    Maus by Art Spiegelman
    Maus by Art Spiegelman
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    Mind MGMT by Matt Kindt
    Mind MGMT by Matt Kindt
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    Moebius 3: The Airtight Garage by Jean Giraud
    Moebius 3: The Airtight Garage by Jean Giraud
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    My Dirty Dumb Eyes by Lisa Hanawalt
    My Dirty Dumb Eyes by Lisa Hanawalt
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    My New York Diary by Julie Doucet
    My New York Diary by Julie Doucet
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    The Nao of Brown by Glyn Dillon
    The Nao of Brown by Glyn Dillon
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    One! Hundred! Demons! by Lynda Barry
    One! Hundred! Demons! by Lynda Barry
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    Over the Wall by Peter Wartman
    Over the Wall by Peter Wartman
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    Palestine by Joe Sacco
    Palestine by Joe Sacco
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    Richard Stark's Parker: The Score by Darwyn Cooke
    Richard Stark's Parker: The Score by Darwyn Cooke
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    Paying For It by Chester Brown
    Paying For It by Chester Brown
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    Penny Century by Jaime Hernandez
    Penny Century by Jaime Hernandez
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    Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi
    Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi
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    Persepolis 2 by Marjane Satrapi
    Persepolis 2 by Marjane Satrapi
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    The Playboy by Chester Brown
    The Playboy by Chester Brown
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    Potential by Ariel Schrag
    Potential by Ariel Schrag
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    Preacher by Garth Ennis and Steve Dillon
    Preacher by Garth Ennis and Steve Dillon
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    The Property by Rutu Modan
    The Property by Rutu Modan
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    Pyongyang by Guy Delisle
    Pyongyang by Guy Delisle
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    Relish: My Life in the Kitchen by Lucy Knisley
    Relish: My Life in the Kitchen by Lucy Knisley
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    Safe Area Gorazde by Joe Sacco
    Safe Area Gorazde by Joe Sacco
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    Saga by Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples
    Saga by Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples
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    Sandman by Neil Gaiman et al
    Sandman by Neil Gaiman et al
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    Seconds by Bryan Lee O’Malley
    Seconds by Bryan Lee O’Malley
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    Sex Criminals by Matt Fraction and Chip Zdarsky
    Sex Criminals by Matt Fraction and Chip Zdarsky
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    Scott Pilgrim by Bryan Lee O’Malley
    Scott Pilgrim by Bryan Lee O’Malley
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    Shortcomings by Adrian Tomine
    Shortcomings by Adrian Tomine
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    Sin City: A Dame to Kill For by Frank Miller
    Sin City: A Dame to Kill For by Frank Miller
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    Skim by Mariko Tamaki and Jillian Tamaki
    Skim by Mariko Tamaki and Jillian Tamaki
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    Skyscrapers of the Midwest by Joshua Cotter
    Skyscrapers of the Midwest by Joshua Cotter
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    Sleepwalk and Other Stories by Adrian Tomine
    Sleepwalk and Other Stories by Adrian Tomine
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    The Soap Lady by Renée French
    The Soap Lady by Renée French
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    Special Exits by Joyce Farmer
    Special Exits by Joyce Farmer
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    Spent by Joe Matt
    Spent by Joe Matt
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    Strangers in Paradise by Terry Moore
    Strangers in Paradise by Terry Moore
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    Stray Bullets by David Lapham
    Stray Bullets by David Lapham
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    Stuck Rubber Baby by Howard Cruse
    Stuck Rubber Baby by Howard Cruse
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    Summer Blonde by Adrian Tomine
    Summer Blonde by Adrian Tomine
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    Supermarket by Brian Wood and Kristian
    Supermarket by Brian Wood and Kristian
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    Tales Designed to Thrizzle by Michael Kupperman
    Tales Designed to Thrizzle by Michael Kupperman
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    The Three Paradoxes by Paul Hornschemeier
    The Three Paradoxes by Paul Hornschemeier
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    Transmetropolitan by Warren Ellis and Darick Robertson
    Transmetropolitan by Warren Ellis and Darick Robertson
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    The Underwater Welder by Jeff Lemire
    The Underwater Welder by Jeff Lemire
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    Unterzakhn by Leela Corman
    Unterzakhn by Leela Corman
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    V for Vendetta by Alan Moore and David Lloyd
    V for Vendetta by Alan Moore and David Lloyd
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    We3 by Grant Morrison and Frank Quitely
    We3 by Grant Morrison and Frank Quitely
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    Wet Moon by Ross Campbell
    Wet Moon by Ross Campbell
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    What It Is by Lynda Barry
    What It Is by Lynda Barry
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    Why Are You Doing This? by Jason
    Why Are You Doing This? by Jason
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    Wilson by Daniel Clowes
    Wilson by Daniel Clowes
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    X'ed Out by Charles Burns
    X'ed Out by Charles Burns
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    Y: The Last Man by Brian K. Vaughan and Pia Guerra
    Y: The Last Man by Brian K. Vaughan and Pia Guerra
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    100 Bullets by Brian Azzarello and Eduardo Risso
    100 Bullets by Brian Azzarello and Eduardo Risso
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    100% by Paul Pope
    100% by Paul Pope
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    300 by Frank Miller and Lynn Varley
    300 by Frank Miller and Lynn Varley
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