Diana Prince is still going strong

In celebration of the 75th anniversary of Wonder Woman comics and the opening of the new Wonder Woman movie this month, check out some of our Wonder Woman graphic novels and other books:

Also check out the educational film, Wonder Women: The Untold Story of American Superheroines. This film, available through Kanopy, critiques gender and heroism in popular culture.

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Agent Gates and the Secret Adventures of Devonton Abbey (A Downton Abbey Parody)

Need a Downton Abbey fix before Season 4 debuts in 2014? Try Agent Gates and the Secret Adventures of Devonton Abbey (A Downton Abbey Parody).

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At Devonton Abbey, the Granville Family enjoys a life of wealth and privilege.

But not all is as it seems! Gates,  Mrs. Kewes, Larson and The Dowager are all secret agents…and Devonton is in jeopardy!

All of the dramatic tension from the Downton Abbey series, like…

  1. Will the telegram reach Lord Granville…unIRONED?
  2. Will Sweetsy the Pekingese produce the long-awaited a male heir to Devonton?
  3. Will the snuffbox collection go UNPOLISHED?

The drama is unending…

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  1. Cry with laughter at the Dowager’s scathing wit!
  2. See Gates thwart evil with his steampunk-style titanium leg!
  3. Watch as O’Malley smokes another cigarette!

Don’t let the graphic novel/sequential art/comic book format fool you—this is seriously funny stuff!  Fans of the Downton Abbey series will love this quick and humorous read.

Find Agent Gates and the Secret Adventures of Devonton Abbey at PRC Library – or request it be sent to your campus!