#graphic novels

How Graphic Narratives Make My Illness Feel Seen

Being seen is powerful, and being seen when you have a mental illness in graphic narratives can change your entire world.

Graphic Novels and Graphic Nonfiction About Stuff You Should Care About

From feminism to mental health and current events, these graphic novels and graphic nonfiction books, like Paying the Land by Joe Sacco, can educate you on things that matter.

The Reader They Don’t Think They Are: Building A Reading Habit in Elementary-Aged Kids

It’s very possible that many people would have a healthier relationship with reading if exposed to different avenues as kids.

New Middle Grade Graphic Novels for Summer and Fall

These new middle grade graphic novels for summer and fall, including Tidesong by Wendy Xu, will keep your young readers — and you! — hooked.

Classics That I’d Love to See as Comics

What are some classics you'd like to see adapted into graphic novels? Here are some outstanding choices for the format.

9 Queer Adventure Comics

From seance tea parties to neo-westerns and portal fantasies, these queer adventure comics go beyond the coming out narrative.

You Don’t Understand–“Boulder Gay” is Something I Made Up

Em(ily) Dickson, cofounder of Pronouns May Vary, joins Hannah to talk about gender, shapeshifting, and graphic novels!

4 YA and Middle Grade Graphic Novels Featuring Some of Your Favorite Heroes

What were our favorite superheroes like back in the day? These graphic novels feature some of our favorite characters as teens and tweens.

5 Graphic Novels for Kids That Tackle Tough Issues

Graphic novels can be a powerful teaching tool, especially for kids who feel all the feelings but don't know quite how to express them yet.

15 Graphic Novels for the Middle Grade Reader on Your Holiday Shopping List

These middle grade graphic novels like Svetlana Chmakova’s Awkward would make excellent gifts — and, of course, they make for excellent reading.