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JC: G. Willow Wilson, presented by WORD and FJB Comics

    02/24/2014 - 7:30pm

    This event will take place at our Jersey City store. G. Willow Wilson, author of the new Ms. Marvel comic set right here in Jersey City, will discuss comics, super heroes, and science fiction, as well as take questions and sign both her comics and her books. She will be in conversation with Heidi MacDonald of The Beat. Wilson has also written the novel Alif the Unseen, a memoir titled The Butterfly Mosque, and the comic series Air. Facebook RSVP encouraged, but not required. 

    ISBN: 9780802121226
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Grove Press - April 2nd, 2013

    In an unnamed Middle Eastern security state, a young Arab-Indian hacker shields his clients--dissidents, outlaws, Islamists, and other watched groups--from surveillance and tries to stay out of trouble. He goes by Alif. The aristocratic woman Alif loves has jilted him for a prince chosen by her parents, and his computer has just been breached by the state's electronic security force.

    ISBN: 9780802145338
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Grove Press - June 7th, 2011

    The Butterfly Mosque, journalist G. Willow Wilson’s remarkable story of converting to Islam and falling in love with an Egyptian man in a volatile post9/11 world, was praised as an eye-opening look at a misunderstood and often polarizing faith” (Booklist) and a tremendously heartfelt, healing crosscultural fusion” (Publishers Weekly).

    By G. Willow Wilson, M. K. Perker (Illustrator), Chris Chuckry (Contribution by)
    ISBN: 9781401229832
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Vertigo - February 15th, 2011

    Blythe, a young, acrophobic stewardess, discovers a strange, new reality beyond the ordinary world of air travel.

    In this final AIR volume, Blythe returns to work to find a surprise: the Hyperwing 307, the sleekest and most advanced airship ever built. It will be hers to pilot – if she survives a series of baffling tests.