Best Books 2012: Graphic Novels

Are You My Mother

Bechdel, Alison. Are You My Mother? A Comic Drama. Houghton Harcourt. ISBN 9780618982509. $22. Using literature and psychoanalysis as twin lenses, Bechdel examines her own and her mother’s interwoven lives in a complex, almost dizzying tour de force of storytelling. More than matching her acclaimed Fun Home for its blend of drama, poignancy, and humor, […]

Q&A: Prison Librarian Philip Ephraim on the Positive Effects of Comics

Q&A: Prison Librarian Philip Ephraim on the Positive Effects of Comics

Graphic Novels Prepub Alert: Abe Lincoln, Coleridge’s Mariner & Lighthearted Lovecraft

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Graphic Novels Prepub Alert: Abe Lincoln, Coleridge’s Mariner & Lighthearted Lovecraft

“Out” on the Shelves: 26 Graphic Novels for Pride Month 2012

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“Out” on the Shelves: 26 Graphic Novels for Pride Month 2012

Graphic Novels Prepub Alert: A New Life for Peanuts, Jeff Smith’s Series for Adults & Tezuka’s Final Work

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Graphic Novels Prepub Alert: A New Life for Peanuts, Jeff Smith’s Series for Adults & Tezuka’s Final Work

Graphic Novels Prepub Alert: Food Manga from Bourdain, Pekar on Israel, and new series from Dark Horse and Fantagraphics

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Graphic Novels Prepub Alert: Food Manga from Bourdain, Pekar on Israel, and new series from Dark Horse and Fantagraphics

Escape from Duckburg: 30 Graphic Novels for Earth Day 2012

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Escape from Duckburg: 30 Graphic Novels for Earth Day 2012

Graphic Novels Reviews, March 15, 2012

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Graphic Novels Reviews, March 15, 2012

Graphic Novels Prepub Alert: The A-Bomb, Comics History Month & Chip Kidd’s (In)Glorious Batman

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Graphic Novels Prepub Alert: The A-Bomb, Comics History Month & Chip Kidd’s (In)Glorious Batman

Stories Beyond Black and White: 25 Graphic Novels for African American History Month

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Stories Beyond Black and White: 25 Graphic Novels for African American History Month