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Graphic Novels have a lot to offer as literature, educational tools, entertainment and more! Whether you are a teacher, educator, or reading specialist seeking to incorporate comics or graphic novels into the classroom; or a librarian or media specialist looking for assistance with graphic novel collection development, our web site's mission is to provide you with comprehensive information on the latest graphic novel news, interviews with professionals, new release information, GN and manga bestsellers, and events along with useful tools such as reviews and lesson plans.

In honor of Black History Month, we offer a selection of graphic novels that prominently feature African American characters, creators, and culture.
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The Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) has released this year's list of recommended graphic novels and illustrated nonfiction for those ages 12-18. See the full list, plus descriptions of the Top Ten books here.
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This Free Comic Book Day, comic book stores will be among the first to kick off Children's Book Week (May 4-10, 2015), the annual celebration of books for young people and the joy of reading, by giving away over two million comics to younger readers!
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I Kill Giants co-creator JM Ken Niimura presents 13 tales of transformation caused by changes big and small in his new graphic novel Henshin, published by Image Comics. Read the story "Victory Sign" in its entirety here.
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Dr. Katie Monnin reviews Top Shelf Productions' March Book 2, and Z2 Comics' Henni, with suggestions for how they could be used in a classroom or workshop setting.
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For educators or librarians interested to know which graphic novels are bestsellers at your local comic shop, Marvel Comics' Death of Wolverine is the best-selling graphic novel in Diamond's Top 50 Graphic Novels & Trade Paperbacks for January.
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In order for librarians and educators to be informed about what people are buying from local comic shops, BookShelf presents the Top 25 Manga for January, led by Viz Media's One Piece Vol. 73.
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