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10 Great Graphic Novels That Make Great Gifts for Kids
If you're looking for the right present to score some points with both the kids and parents in your life, don't dismiss giving them a book this year. Before you scoff at the idea that a kid would love unwrapping a book, you probably haven't seen some of the incredible graphic novels currently available for young readers. Not only do they feature compelling characters, usually starring in series of books with eye-catching art, they're just plain good stories that kiddos will enjoy reading--and…
13 great graphic novel picks for every young reader
Graphic novels are a potent tool for promoting literacy. These choices will please any young fan.
10 Great Back To School Graphic Novels
It's September which means school is back in session. Here are 10 books that take place at schools or primarily involve the lives of teachers and students.
10 Great New Graphic Novels for Children
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'Soviet Daughter': How A Great-Grandmother's Diary Became A Graphic Novel
After her beloved great-grandmother's death, author Julia Alekseyeva discovered her memoirs, bursting with rich details of her life in the USSR enduring wars, pogroms, and purges.
10 Comics & Graphic Novels for Space Opera Fans
Space opera is a bit like pornography (bear with me here)...As the old legal formulation goes, you can't exactly define it, but you know it when you see it. True, there's perhaps no other genre that inspires quite as much passionate disagreement among fans about what exactly makes a space opera a sp
Top 10 Canadian Graphic Novels
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How to Start Reading Comics and Graphic Novels
How can you start reading graphic novels? Suggestions for comics readers - including newbies - across genres, from horror to memoir, adventure to cooking.
How Old Are The 'Teens' On The Covers Of Teen Novels?
THEY’RE HOW OLD? Hours of fun have been provided to us by How-Old.net. When Microsoft launched their age-guessing robot we all flocked to see if the app could accurately guess our ages and then were genuinely surprised at how accurate … Read More
CBLDF to Release US & UK Versions of Raising A Reader! How Comics & Graphic Novels Can Help Your...
Just in time for Children's Book Week, the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund is proud to release a new printing of Raising a Reader! How Comics & Graphic ...
How to teach ... graphic novels
It’s not all KAPOW! and THWACK! – graphic novels are a great way to inspire students of all ages and abilities about English literature and language
December's Top Picks in Graphic Novels
Some of the year's best movies don't come out until December, and it's a little like that with this month's new releases in graphic novels. There's some high-end superhero stuff, a little bit of post-Halloween horror, and a new sci-fi detective story from Brian K. Vaughn. All great choices for your
25 Graphic Novels Written By Women, A Guide For Beginners
Comic books may seem like a boys' club, but there are plenty of great graphic novel options out there for readers who want their illustrated books with less misogyny and steroids. But you might miss these fantastic titles if you don't know where to l
What are Graphic Novels?
Comics have had a tumultuous time here in the United States. What we now know as a comic (comic strips, comic books, and eventually graphic novels) began to appear in the late nineteenth century. They grew in popularity as they evolved from newspaper items to comic books; but in the 1940s many people became shocked at the increasingly gory covers and artwork of horror and crime comics. A psychologist, Frederic Wertham, wrote “Seduction of the Innocent” in 1954 and claimed that comic books…
What the Heck is a Graphic Novel?
By Chris Graphic novels! A bit of a buzz word in libraries. It is a term many have heard but not everyone knows what it means. Simply put, graphic novels are comic books. A little less simply, …
What's New in Graphic Novels for Kids
Kids love graphic novels (and comics) and who can blame them? Totally visual and highly entertaining, check out these 2017 new graphic novel choices.
10 Essential Nonfiction Graphic Novels
The graphic novel has emerged as a major storytelling medium over the last few decades thanks to visionary artists and writers like Alan Moore and Craig Thompson. But it’s such a sensitive, intimate form that by its visual nature allows for so much visceral detail that it’s become a tool for authors
The 10 best graphic novels
Rachel Cooke's pick of the graphic novels that transcend the comic book medium
How to Adapt the iTunes 'Terms and Conditions' Into a Graphic Novel
The artist behind the graphic novel adaptation of the iTunes Terms and Conditions walks us through how he did it.