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DANIEL BURWEN at Books Inc. Mountain View

Founder and Creative Director of Cognito Comics Daniel Burwen shares his immersive graphic novel, Operation Ajax: The Story of the CIA Coup That Remade the Middle East. The year is 1953. As the value of oil skyrockets, global power brokers begin to take interest in the political regimes of the Middle East. British agents have controlled Iranian oil exports for a generation, but the Shah s hold on peace is shaky as a charismatic leader enters the scene.

Operation Ajax: The Story of the CIA Coup that Remade the Middle East Cover Image
By Mike de Seve, Daniel Burwen (Illustrator), Stephen Kinzer (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9781781689233
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Published: Verso - August 18th, 2015

BARRY LANCET at Books Inc. Mountain View

Shamus Award-nominee Barry Lancet shares the third installment in his critically-acclaimed Jim Brodie series, Pacific Burn. Suspects are nearly too numerous to name and could be in the United States or anywhere along the Pacific Rim.

Pacific Burn: A Thriller (A Jim Brodie Thriller #3) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781476794884
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Published: Simon & Schuster - February 9th, 2016

Sunday Storytime Presents OLIVER CHIN at Books Inc. Burlingame

Sunday Storytime proudly presents critically-acclaimed writer and artist Oliver Chin! Join us for a celebration of Chinese New Year and a reading of Oliver's eleventh installment in his picure book series, The Year of the Monkey. Max is the son of the legendary Monkey King. Succeeding at school is not easy, but luckily playing in the gym is! Can Max forge his own claim to fame? Empowering themes of self-discovery and cultural exchange, plus charismatic characters, have proven appeal with children, parents, and elementary educators.

The Year of the Monkey: Tales from the Chinese Zodiac Cover Image
By Oliver Chin, Kenji Ono (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781597021180
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Published: Immedium - December 15th, 2015