#graphic novels

Why Artemisia Gentileschi Is The Feminist Hero We Need Right Now

A new graphic novel is part of the increasing movement to elevate 16th-century painter Artemisia Gentileschi to her rightful place as a Renaissance master.

The Value and Educational Benefit of Reading Comics

A reader who incorporated more comics into her reading life discusses the value and educational benefits of visual storytelling.

11 Nonfiction Science Comics for Adults

Love comics? So do we! Love science? Us too! We have a lot in common, so we think you're going to love these nonfiction science comics!

I’m Doing Mostly OK: Graphic Nonfiction About Anxiety

Anxiety is complex and sometimes hard to put into words, but these works of graphic nonfiction about anxiety translate some of its challenges.

7 Books to Read about Comics

Want to know more about how comics work and their history? Hattie recommends 7 books about comics.

5 Fantasy Comics Recommendations for 5 Fantasy Books

Love fantasy novels but don't know where to start with comics? Give these graphic novels a try.

Middle Grade Graphic Novels Are Perfect Summer Reads

Graphic Novels That Will Have you Excited for Fall(ish)

Fall is coming, and it's bringing graphic novels. Which, despite everything you may have heard are, indeed, books. You should read them. Start here.

3 Short Stories That Would Make Great Graphic Novels

We've done it with Shirley Jackson's "The Lottery," now let's get more! Here are three short stories that should be graphic novels.

12 Exceptional Comics About Trans and Genderqueer People

It's high time for a list of trans and genderqueer comics. Feast your eyes on these illustrated wonders and the gender diversity they represent.