Graphic Novel Picks!

Our favorite Graphic Novels!

Ryuko Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781787730946
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Published: Titan Comics - August 6th, 2019

From creator Eldo Yoshimizu comes a stunning manga which tells the tale of Ryuko, a fierce woman of the Yakuza thirsty for revenge.


Skull-face Bookseller Honda-san, Vol. 1 Cover Image
By * Honda
$15.00
ISBN: 9781975358228
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Published: Yen Press - July 30th, 2019

Ever wonder what it's like to sell comics at a Japanese bookstore? Honda provides a hilarious firsthand account from the front lines! Whether it's handling the store, out-of-print books, or enthusiastic manga fans, Honda takes on every challenge!


Prince of Cats Cover Image
By Ron Wimberly, Ron Wimberly (Artist)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534312074
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Published: Image Comics - June 25th, 2019

PRINCE OF CATS is the B side to Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, played at an eighties block party in a NY where underground sword dueling blossomed alongside hip-hop, punk, disco, and no wave. It's a deconstruction of Romeo and Juliet's romantic meta narrative focussing on the minor players with Tybalt at the center.


Gender Queer: A Memoir Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781549304002
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Published: Oni Press - May 28th, 2019

"It’s also a great resource for those who identify as nonbinary or asexual as well as for those who know someone who identifies that way and wish to better understand." — School Library Journal (starred review)

In 2014, Maia Kobabe, who uses e/em/eir pronouns, thought that a comic of reading statistics would be the last autobiographical comic e would ever write.


Revenger and the Fog: Revenger and the Fog Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9780989506687
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Published: Floating World Comics - October 15th, 2019

A hyperviolent graphic novel from the creator of The End of the Fucking World & I Am Not Okay With Us, following the exploits of Revenger. A hardboiled festival of force, fights--but not forgiveness.


Open Borders: The Science and Ethics of Immigration Cover Image
By Bryan Caplan, Zach Weinersmith (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250316967
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Published: First Second - October 29th, 2019

Economist Bryan Caplan makes a bold case for unrestricted immigration in this fact-filled graphic nonfiction.


BTTM FDRS Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781683962069
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Published: Fantagraphics - June 25th, 2019

An Afrofuturist horror-comedy about gentrification, hip hop, and cultural appropriation.


Drawing Power: Women's Stories of Sexual Violence, Harassment, and Survival Cover Image
By Diane Noomin (Editor), Roxane Gay (Introduction by)
$29.99
ISBN: 9781419736193
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Published: Abrams ComicArts - September 17th, 2019

More than 60 female comics creators share their personal experiences with sexual violence and harassment through new and original comics

Inspired by the global #MeToo Movement, Drawing Power: Women’s Stories of Sexual Violence, Harassment, and Survival is a collection of original, nonfiction comics drawn by more than 60 female cartoonists from around the world.


Rusty Brown (Pantheon Graphic Library) Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780375424328
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Published: Pantheon - September 24th, 2019

*** NEW YORK TIMES 100 NOTABLE BOOKS OF THE YEAR ***

A major graphic novel event more than 18 years in progress: part one of the ongoing bifurcated masterwork from the brilliant and beloved author of Jimmy Corrigan: The Smartest Kid on Earth and Building Stories.