New York Times Hardcover Graphic Books 2012 Complete List Page 1

There are 281 books in the New York Times Hardcover Graphic Books 2012 list. Here are the 30 books ranked from 1 to 30.

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1. Naruto, Vol. 54

Weeks on the list: 9

by: Masashi Kishimoto
Release date: Jan 03, 2012
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Naruto, who wants to be a great ninja, is locked in a battle to decide the fate of the land.

2. Naruto, Vol. 53

Weeks on the list: 8

by: Masashi Kishimoto
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Naruto, who wants to be a great ninja, must confront his inner demons at the Waterfall of Truth.

3. Sailor Moon, Vol. 3

Weeks on the list: 8

by: Naoko Takeuchi
Release date: Jan 01, 2012
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Sailor Moon fights for justice in the name of the Moon and the mysterious Moon Princess. Along the way, she recruits other girls to be Sailor Scouts and join her fight against evil.

4. Naruto, Vol. 55

Weeks on the list: 7

by: Masashi Kishimoto
Release date: Mar 06, 2012
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Naruto is in the middle of a great war — and the opposing side has a horde of animated dead ninjas.

5. Naruto, Vol. 58

Weeks on the list: 6

by: Masashi Kishimoto
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Naruto must battle an army of the undead controlled by Kabuto, who may also be controlling Itachi.

6. Naruto, Vol. 59

Weeks on the list: 6

by: Masashi Kishimoto
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Naruto and his allies battle an army of undead ninjas and an unexpected resurrection throws them all for a loop.

7. Naruto, Vol. 56

Weeks on the list: 6

by: Masashi Kishimoto
Release date: May 08, 2012
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Naruto and his allies face off against a horde of ninja soldiers, some of whom are back from the dead and former friends.

8. Sailor Moon, Vol. 6

Weeks on the list: 6

by: Naoko Takeuchi
Release date: Jan 01, 2012
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Sailor Moon fights for justice in the name of the Moon and the mysterious Moon Princess. Along the way, she recruits other girls to be Sailor Scouts and join her fight against evil.

9. Naruto, Vol. 57

Weeks on the list: 6

by: Masashi Kishimoto
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Will an ally of Naruto sacrifice his own life to prevent Naruto from risking his own?

10. Alice In The Country Of Clover: Cheshire Cat Waltz, Vol. 2

Weeks on the list: 5

by: QuinRose
Release date: Sep 04, 2012
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In this reimagining of Lewis Carroll’s “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland,” the Cheshire Cat, disguised as a human named Boris, vies for Alice’s affections.

11. Maximum Ride Manga, Vol. 5

Weeks on the list: 5

by: James Patterson
Release date: Dec 13, 2011
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Isn’t being a kid hard enough? For this group, who are also part bird, nothing comes easy.

12. Rosario+Vampire Season Ii, Vol. 7

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Akihisa Ikeda
Release date: Jan 03, 2012
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Life in a high school filled with werewolves and vampires continues.

13. Durarara!!, Vol. 1

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Ryohgo Narita Akiyo Satorigi
Release date: Jan 24, 2012
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Welcome to life in Ikebukuro, a Japanese city with lots of unusual activity, including the Black Biker, who is rumored to be headless.

14. Sailor Moon, Vol. 4

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Naoko Takeuchi
Release date: Jan 01, 2012
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Sailor Moon fights for justice in the name of the Moon and the mysterious Moon Princess. Along the way, she recruits other girls to be Sailor Scouts and join her fight against evil.

15. Rosario+Vampire, Season Ii, Vol. 8

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Akihisa Ikeda
Release date: Apr 03, 2012
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Life in a high school filled with werewolves and vampires continues.

16. Yu-Gi-Oh! Gx, Vol. 9

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Naoyuki Kageyama
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The next generation of Yu-Gi-Oh battle it out at the Duel Academy.

17. Bleach, Vol. 48

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Tite Kubo
Release date: Oct 02, 2012
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Ichigo Kurosaki sees dead people and must help usher them safely into the afterlife. In this volume, Ichigo undergoes more training.

18. Sailor Moon, Vol. 8

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Naoko Takeuchi
Release date: Jan 01, 2012
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Sailor Moon fights for justice in the name of the Moon and the mysterious Moon Princess. Along the way, she recruits other girls to be Sailor Scouts and join her fight against evil.

19. Vampire Knight, Vol. 15

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Matsuri Hino
Release date: Nov 06, 2012
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Cross Academy has day and evening students, but the latter have a secret: they are vampires.

20. One Piece, Vol. 65

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Eiichiro Oda
Release date: Nov 06, 2012
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Monkey D. Luffy and his motley crew of would-be pirates search for a legendary treasure called “One Piece.”

21. Negima! Magister Negi Magi, Vol. 33

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Ken Akamatsu
Release date: Jan 01, 2004
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Negi, the boy wizard, learns he will be teaching English at an all-girls high school in Japan, but he must keep his powers a secret.

22. Negima! Magister Negi Magi, Vol. 34

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Ken Akamatsu
Release date: Jan 01, 2004
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Negi, the boy wizard, learns he will be teaching English at an all-girls high school in Japan, but he must keep his powers a secret.

23. Black Butler, Vol. 9

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Yana Toboso
Release date: Apr 24, 2012
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Sebastian is a loyal butler who moves easily from dinner parties to the underworld. Is he too good to be true? Is he even human?

24. Durarara!!, Vol. 2

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Ryohgo Narita
Release date: Apr 24, 2012
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Welcome to life in Ikebukuro, a Japanese city with lots of unusual activity, including the Black Biker, who is rumored to be headless.

25. Pokemon Black And White, Vol. 7

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Hidenori Kusaka
Release date: May 01, 2012
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The Pokemon saga continues with the introduction of two new trainers: Black and White.

26. One Piece, Vol. 62

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Eiichiro Oda
Release date: May 01, 2012
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Monkey D. Luffy and his motley crew of would-be pirates search for a legendary treasure called “One Piece.” In this volume, the crew set sail for Fish-man Island at the bottom of the sea.

27. Sailor Moon, Vol. 5

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Naoko Takeuchi
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Sailor Moon fights for justice in the name of the Moon and the mysterious Moon Princess. Along the way, she recruits other girls to be Sailor Scouts and join her fight against evil.

28. Bleach, Vol. 40

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Tite Kubo
Release date: Jun 05, 2012
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Ichigo Kurosaki sees dead people and must help usher them safely into the afterlife.

29. Yu-Gi-Oh! Zexal, Vol. 1

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Kazuki Takahashi, Shin Yoshida Naohito Miyoshi
Release date: Jun 05, 2012
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Yuma Tsukumo will stop at nothing to become the Duel Masters champion, but as a rank amateur, the odds are stacked against him. Luckily, he has a mysterious spirit named Astral to help him.

30. Bleach, Vol. 43

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Tite Kubo
Release date: Jul 03, 2012
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Ichigo Kurosaki sees dead people and must help usher them safely into the afterlife.

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