Sea of Time #1 by T. Edward Bak. $10, 20 pages

T. Edward Bak is one of the most thoughtful cartoonists working today, every page he draws contains not just research or documentation of a human event, but a deeply considered sense of how best to convey that event in a balanced picture. One of the more unique approaches to comics, a Bak comic is a chance for any reader to think and learn.