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Femme Power Picks: July 10th!!


Scroll through our recommendations for July 10th's New Comic Book Day, listed below!


There are three new series starting this week, and they cover quite a diverse range of genres! First up is a new series from Marvel Comics- Invisible Woman! Susan Storm gets her first solo series (after almost sixty years!!), where we finally learn the secrets of her past and her former ties with S.H.I.E.L.D.! Even though this is a limited run series, we can't wait to read it and learn more about the history of the Invisible Woman before she was in the Fantastic Four!


Next up, from Boom! Studios we have an awesome new series titled Ghosted in L.A.! Free rent in Los Angeles is something Daphne Waters never thought she would be lucky enough to find, but there's a catch- her new roommates are all ghosts! We’re big fans of writer Sina Grace and we can't wait to read this story about living life to the fullest and making new friends in a new city!


In the world of graphic novels, the big title this week is Boom! Studios new graphic novel, The Magicians: Alice's Story. For those who are fans of the hit TV Show on SYFY, this new original graphic novel, written by Lilah Sturges and Lev Grossman, follows the events of the original prose novel, but from the eye's of Alice. If you’ve ever wondered what this brilliant and tenacious magician was thinking, then here’s your chance to see her side of the story, including the events that unfolded in the magical land of Fillory!


We also have some returning favorites this week such as Black Cat, Catwoman, Ironheart, Unnatural and so many other Femme Power Comix favorites!


Also!- Have you heard the good news? You can now purchase comics and graphic novels through our newly revamped online store! Every week we're also adding more new and upcoming titles for pre-order, so check out the shop and maybe even find your future favorite title!


Each title, listed below in alphabetical order, includes cover art and a brief description. To learn more about each title, click on the cover art image and head over to Previews World!


Are there other titles you're picking up this week? What are we missing from our list? Become a member of Femme Power Comix and let us know in the comments section!






Avengers #21

MAY190744 (W) Jason Aaron (A) Jason Masters (CA) Stefano Caselli The war is over, and Earth's Mightiest Heroes are looking to celebrate. That's right, there's a party at Avengers Mountain! But who invited the Squadron Supreme of America?

















Avengers: Battle on the Moon: Little Golden Book

MAY191720 (W) John Sazaklis (A) Penelope Gaylord Captain Marvel and the Mighty Avengers team up to save Earth in this all-new action-packed Little Golden Book! Captain Marvel responds to the call when an out-of-this-world villain threatens, and the hero teams up with her allies, the mighty Avengers, to save the day. This book is perfect for girls and boys ages 2 to 5, as well as Marvel fans and collectors of all ages!








Ballad of YaYa Vol. 02

MAY191797 (W) Jean-Marrie Omont (A/CA) Golo Zhao Yaya is captured by the evil Zhu and held prisoner in his terrible secret lair! Tuduo wants to save his new friend, but how can he fight his former master? Maybe he has another plan...






Bitter Root: Red Summer Special #1

MAY190036 (W) David Walker, Chuck Brown (A) Chris Brunner, Lisa K. Weber, Daniel Lish, Khary Randolph, Dietrich Smith (A/CA) Sanford Greene The first story arc of BITTER ROOT introduced readers to a family unlike any other. In this special issue, the creators of the critically acclaimed series are joined by a star-studded group of artists for six short stories that explore the history of the Sangerye family. Travel into the past-and to different worlds-to get a special look at a very special family!










Black Cat #2

MAY190834 (W) Jed MacKay (A) Travel Foreman (CA) J. Scott Campbell Felicia Hardy prides herself on the fact that she can get into ANYWHERE... but does that REALLY include Doctor Strange's SANCTUM SANCTORUM?! Can the Black Cat get into the most protected house in the Marvel Universe? YES. But the question really is... can she handle what's inside?













Care Bears #1

MAY190614 (W) Matthew Erman, Nadia Shammas (A/CA) Agnes Garbowska Welcome to the Silver Lining, a mystical realm full of mirth and magic! The Care Bears, along with their pals the Whiffles, protect this realm from the negative influence of the mischievous Bluster and his Bad Crowd! With engaging, unique characters and an irreverent and heartwarming sense of humor, this new series is perfect for anyone looking for more magic in their lives! Spinning out of the new hit Boomerang cartoon!









Catwoman #13

MAY190393 (W) Joélle Jones (A) Fernando Blanco (A/CA) Joélle Jones Things have come to a head for Selina Kyle in Villa Hermosa. Between taking care of her sister and contending with all the crooks who cross her path looking to give her some bad luck, it's enough to make a Catwoman go bad herself. So maybe she will? "Come now, Selina. Still playing the hero? Stop pretending you're something you're not." It's Lex Luthor's words versus Catwoman's will in this chapter of "The Offer"!










Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Vol. 01

MAY191890 (W) Sarah Rees Brennan From the creator of Riverdale, this prequel YA novel tells an all-new, original story based on The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, the hit Netflix series based on the recent Archie Comics horror title! It's the summer before her sixteenth birthday, and Sabrina Spellman knows her world is about to change. She's always studied magic and spells with her aunts, Hilda and Zelda. But she's also lived a normal mortal life - attending Baxter High, hanging out with her friends Susie and Roz, and going to the movies with her boyfriend, Harvey Kinkle. Now time is running out on her everyday, normal world, and leaving behind Roz and Susie and Harvey is a lot harder than she thought it would be. Especially because Sabrina isn't sure how Harvey feels about her. Her cousin Ambrose suggests performing a spell to discover Harvey's true feelings. But when a mysterious wood spirit interferes, the spell backfires... in a big way. Sabrina has always been attracted to the power of being a witch. But now she can't help wondering if that power is leading her down the wrong path. Will she choose to forsake the path of light and follow the path of night?




Emiline: Knight in Training OGN

MAR191899 (W) Kimberli Johnson (A/CA) Kimberli Johnson Emiline is a charming, dyslexia-friendly children's story about learning to read. Emiline is learning how to be a knight. There are many skills that knights need: sword fighting, unicorn riding, and PB&J eating! While Emiline is very good at these, she has a hard time reading. But when fixing a dangerous situation means Emiline must read some magic words, she discovers that with practice, curiosity, and help from her friends, she can improve at reading and save the day!







Ghosted in L.A. #1

MAY191212 (W) Sina Grace (A/CA) Siobhan Keenan In Los Angeles, finding an apartment is killer-unless you live with the dead. Rycroft Manor may be old. It may be abandoned. It may even be haunted. But Daphne Walters doesn't care about any of that-it has a pool and the rent is free. New to LA, coming off of a bad breakup and having a pretty terrible week, Daphne might need to crash on this haunted couch for a while, but having undead roommates might be more than she bargained for! Will the dead be able to help Daphne find the life she's been missing in the big city? From GLAAD Award-nominated Sina Grace (Iceman) and illustrator Siobhan Keenan (Clueless, Jem and the Holograms) comes a story about learning how to make friends, find love, and live to the fullest with a little help from some friends whose lives didn't end at death.




Grimoire Noir OGN

MAY191702 (W) Vera Greentea (A) Yana Bogatch Bucky Orson is a bit gloomy, but who isn't at fifteen? His best friend left him to hang out with way cooler friends, his cop dad is always in his business, and he lives in Blackwell, a town where all the girls are witches. But when his little sister is kidnapped because of her extraordinary power, Bucky has to get out of his own head and go on a strange journey to investigate the small town that gives him so much grief. And in the process he uncovers the town's painful history and a conspiracy that will change it forever. Beautiful, spooky, and utterly enchanting, Grimoire Noir is a magical coming-of-age story of overcoming your limits to protect those dear to you.




House of Whispers #11

MAY190422 (W) Nalo Hopkinson, Dan Watters (A) Dominike "Domo" Stanton (CA) Sean Andrew Murray Things are beyond dire for the House of Dahomey, to the point where Erzulie must call upon the most grim and unforgiving of her sister-selves: Marinette of the Dry-Bones, rider of a pale horse and commander of werewolves!














I Am She-Ra: Little Golden Book

MAY191727 (W) Frank Berrios (A) Shane Clester Meet She-Ra, Princess of Power! This Little Golden Book, based on the original She-Ra TV series, tells the story of He-Man's sister, Princess Adora, and how she became the mighty She-Ra. Children ages 2 to 5 who are fans of the new She-Ra series on Netflix will love this, as will anyone who grew up watching the original show.









Invisible Woman #1

MAY190740 (W) Mark Waid (A) Mattia De Iulis (CA) Adam Hughes Fresh from the pages of FANTASTIC FOUR, for the first time Susan Storm-Richards stars in her own limited series - and the secrets about her past revealed therein will shake readers' perceptions of the Invisible Woman forevermore! Years ago, she undertook an espionage mission for S.H.I.E.L.D. - and now it's up to her to save her former partner from death at the hands of international terrorists!











Ironheart #8

MAY190872 (W) Eve Ewing (A) Luciano Vecchio (CA) Stefano Caselli As Ironheart creeps closer to understanding the powerful people who have been wreaking magical havoc around her, she needs to talk to someone who can give her a clue... and it's none other than the Sorcerer Supreme himself, DOCTOR STRANGE!















Jim Henson's Beneath the Dark Crystal #11

MAY191241 (W) Adam Smith (A) Alexandria Huntington (CA) Benjamin Dewey Thurma and the other Firelings are under attack from an enemy more powerful than they could have imagined. With the ability to control water, The Fire That Stays could wipe out their entire race in a single attack, and only Thurma and her flame stand between the Firelings and total destruction.













Magicians: Alice's Story OGN

MAR191267 (W) Lev Grossman, Lilah Sturges (A) Pius Bak (CA) Steve Morris Alice Quinn is manifestly brilliant, and she fs always known that magic is real. During her years at Brakebills College for Magical Pedagogy, she rises to the top of her class, falls in love with Quentin Coldwater, and witnesses a horrifically magical creature invade their dimension. It's not soon after graduation when Alice, Quentin, and their friends set their sights on the idyllic setting of Fillory: a place thought to only live in the pages of their favorite children 's books. A land where magic flows like rivers... but in this magical realm nothing is what it seems to be, and something darker lies behind the spellbinding facade. It is in the darkness where Alice will discover her true calling and her life, and those friends, forever changed.




Miles Morales: Spider-Man #8

MAY190829 (W) Saladin Ahmed (A) Javi Garron (CA) Patrick O'Keefe Miles Morales has been TAKEN! Grabbed from the streets by an unknown assailant, bound, tested and observed, like a bug under glass. Who is responsible?! And how far will they push Miles to protect his friends and family? Don't miss this horrifying new chapter in Miles' life as his rogues' gallery continues to grow!













Morning in America #5

MAY191844 (W) Magdalene Visaggio (A/CA) Claudia Aguirre It's the end of the world, and the Sick Sisters are outflanked, outnumbered, and massively outgunned. When everything is falling apart around them, can they protect what's most important to them?
















Naomi #6

APR190493 (W) Brian Michael Bendis, David Walker (A/CA) Jamal Campbell This is it, the end of the first season of NAOMI by the breakout collaboration of writers Brian Michael Bendis and David F. Walker and artist Jamal Campbell! With her origins finally revealed, Naomi embraces the journey ahead and charts a course for the future and her role.














Orphan Age #4

MAY191318 (W) Ted Anderson (A/CA) Nuno Plati The city of Albany. Old friends. Old times. Old wounds. Freedom of speech. The paradox of money. High walls and far sight. An attack from unexpected directions.


















Outer Darkness #8

MAY190088 (W) John Layman (A/CA) Afu Chan Ensign Hydzek has a secret. Ensign Hydzek is a spy.





















Reaver #1

MAY190027 (W) Justin Jordan (A) Rebekah Isaacs, Alex Guimaraes (CA) Becky Cloonan SERIES PREMIERE! The continent of Madaras once promised a new start for settlers, but 200 years after its discovery, the war rages on. Deep within this savage and untamed land, a darkness builds at that must be stopped at all costs. To do so, the Imperials assemble six of its most despicable prisoners-a turncoat, a skin eater, a sorcerer and his bodyguard, a serial killer, and the Devil's Son-the only ones who can stop the end of the new world. They are Hell's Half-Dozen.








She Could Fly: The Lost Pilot #4

MAY190254 (W) Christopher Cantwell (A/CA) Martin Morazzo Luna's obsession crescendos at such velocity that her parents' worries about their daughter quickly reach a similar peak. Her boyfriend Gary remains Luna's only solace, and he's in for the ride-literally. Kido's band of followers might be shattered and scattered-leaving Dana on her own-but her message burns on. Meanwhile, Luna is ablaze with questions, with hopes that the Flying Woman's family possesses answers that will finally make her whole again.









Star Wars #68

MAY190912 (W) Greg Pak (A/CA) Phil Noto REBELS AND ROGUES! "The evil lord Darth Vader, obsessed with finding young Skywalker, has dispatched thousands of remote probes into the far reaches of space..." That's right - you remember the opening titles of The Empire Strikes Back. Now find out what happened just before, as Luke and his friends launch a desperate, three-pronged mission of deception to keep the Empire from finding their new rebel base in a brand-new epic from the new ongoing team of Greg "PLANET HULK" Pak and Phil "POE DAMERON" Noto! Featuring Han and Leia undercover in a noir world of romance and danger! Luke and R2 facing off against the Executor in a single X-Wing! And Chewie and Threepio, the greatest team-up you never knew you always needed!




Star Wars: Age of Resistance: Captain Phasma #1

MAY190924 (W) Tom Taylor (A) Leonard Kirk (CA) Phil Noto ANOTHER GUN! STORMTROOPERS don't get a name. They are simply a tool of the EMPIRE. But PHASMA has a name, and one young soldier wants what she has. One stormtrooper has ambition. And this ambition is on a collision course with CAPTAIN PHASMA.














Strangelands #1

MAY191746 (W) Magdalene Visaggio, Darcie Little Badger (A) Vanesa R. Del Rey (CA) Mike McKone The Humanoids H1 Universe brings you another smash series! Adam Land, an indigenous American, and Elakshi Land, a British-Asian, have what some might call "a love-hate relationship." They'd probably be better off without one another, except for the fact that they have superpowers that cause mass destruction whenever they are separated. Now, their greatest challenge is to stay together-even if it tears the world apart.









Supergirl #32

MAY190447 (W) Marc Andreyko (A) Sean Parsons (A/CA) Kevin Maguire The conclusion to the SUPERMAN/SUPERGIRL team-up is here! As the House of El is united, Superman, Supergirl, Superboy and Jor-El struggle to defeat the seemingly unstoppable Rogol Zaar, who is now teamed up with General Zod, Jax-Ur and even Gandelo! New alliances are forged and betrayed, and Kara must fight battles on two fronts: alongside her cousins and inside herself, as she faces her own rage and the corrupting influence of Zaar's axe! If she survives it all, who will be the Supergirl who emerges on the other side? Join us on the epic finale to Supergirl's space-opera adventure! Also, if Brainiac is in the Hall of Doom, why is Lex Luthor upgrading an old Brainiac drone body? And why is the drone calling itself the true Brainiac?




Unnatural #11

MAY190109 (W) Mirka Andolfo (A/CA) Mirka Andolfo Leslie has found the strength to fight the Wolf, but now she must get to the last round of the match in one piece. Also: trouble at Evil HQ, as Carol escapes and finds herself face-to-face with the Glance. Stunning art and more mind-blowing revelations abound as MIRKA ANDOLFO's exquisite tale of love and self growth races to the end at full speed!












War of the Realms: Omega #1

MAY190724 (W) More, Al Ewing, Jason Aaron (A) Juan Ferreyra, Carlos Alberto Fernandez, Oscar Bazaldua (CA) Phil Noto THE WAR IS OVER - AND THE MARVEL UNIVERSE MUST PICK UP THE PIECES! Midgard is broken, and as heroes of Asgard and Earth alike start to sift through the pieces, new heroes - and villains - emerge. What's next for Jane Foster, now free of the hammer she was willing to die to hold? Thor's brother Loki faced a terrible fate in the War of the Realms - and now the god of mischief must make himself anew. For the Punisher, the war isn't even close to finished - but this time, he's got his own army. And for Thor himself, destiny has finally arrived. The God of Thunder strikes out for a whole new adventure!




Wonder Twins #6

MAY190456 (W) Mark Russell (A/CA) Stephen Byrne The Scrambler has given the world one month to fix everything-or else suffer "The Great Scramble," a dastardly plot that would swap the consciousnesses of everyone on the planet. As the scramble before the scramble commences, the Wonder Twins must team up with the Justice League to put a stop to the Scrambler's plan! But an unexpected twist puts Jayna in conflict with the Justice League-will she choose the path of justice even if it means losing her best friend?








Wonder Woman #74

MAY190458 (W) G. Willow Wilson (A/CA) Jesus Merino Wonder Woman's journey through the broken realm has reached its end-but who waits for her there? And what exactly created this place between dimensions in the first place? The answer will shock Diana, and provide the missing piece of a puzzle that's defined her entire life!














Xena: Warrior Princess #4

MAY191132 (W) Vita Ayala (A) Erica D'urso (CA) David Mack Xena's World Tour rolls on! This month...ALASKA!? The Warrior Princess, her companion Gabrielle, and the dastardly (and depowered) god Discord are forced to fend off the freeze and may have make a deal with (ANOTHER!?) god in order to get back home!













Young Justice #7

MAY190462 (W) Brian Michael Bendis (A/CA) John Timms Young Justice-lost in the Multiverse! After the explosive conclusion to their Gemworld adventure, the team is having a tough time finding their way back to their Earth. No, we can't tell you where they end up, but rest assured, you will be surprised! But as exciting as all that is, we have bigger problems to deal with as Tim Drake is about to do something he has only done...lots of times before. He is about to announce his new alias...a new superhero name. A Young Justice name. And this time, it's permanent. Like, forever.

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