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Graphic Novel Resource for Librarians and Educators

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 and graphic novels into the classroom; or a librarian or media specialist looking for assistance with graphic novel collection development, our website's mission is to provide you with comprehensive information on the latest graphic novels, interviews with creators and professionals like you, along with useful tools such as reviews, lesson plans, bestsellers and more.

Dr. Katie Monnin reviews Raw Books & Graphics' Resist: Grab Back! and Farrar, Straus and Giroux's Knife's Edge, providing lesson plan suggestions for how they could be used in a classroom or workshop setting.
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Stranger things are happening for fading literary star Patrick Pike, which includes the ghost of his brother. In this exclusive interview with Jeff Lemire, we drive into Royal City Volume 1: Next of Kin, available October 2017!
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Vince Brusio
The Ignatz Award recognizes exceptional work that challenges popular notions of what comics can achieve, both as an art form and as a means of personal expression. The 2017 nominees have been announced including Johnny Wander: Our Cats Are More Famous Than Us from Oni Press. Check out the full list here!
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Dynamite Entertainment has signed a licensing deal with MGM to bring Pumpkinhead, the legendary vengeance demon, to comics and graphic novels.
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Faith’s most fearsome foes and ruthless rogues—including Chris Chriswell, Murder Mouse, Dark Star, and Sydney—have finally united, creating an unstoppable coalition of evil with one goal in mind: Destroy Faith Herbert! Check out our interview with creator Jody Houser about the upcoming Faith Volume 4: The Faithless!
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For five years, this science fiction phenomenon reigned as one of the most powerful, innovative dramas on television. Dynamite Entertainment proudly expands the mythology of the Reimagined BSG universe with Tales from the Fleet, an omnibus that collects three major storylines from its bestselling comic book collection. Releasing September 2017, preview it here!
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A betrayed murderess wants revenge. A hard drinking former cop wants his job back. For either to get what they want, they’re going to have to fight their way through fifteen flights of criminals, assassins, drug lords, murderers, yup, even accountants, and… KILL. THEM. ALL. Releasing September 2017 from Oni Press, preview Kill Them All here!
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The autobiographical memoir of an Italian humor cartoonist who volunteers to support and observe the Kurdish resistance in Syria. He winds up in Ayn al-Arab on the front lines against the encroaching Islamic State, and there he receives a heartbreaking education into the Syrian Civil War. Available October 2017, preview Kobane Calling: Greetings from Syria here!
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A wizard has appeared in present-day New York, and he's here to save us all from dark magical forces bent on our destruction. He's the best wizard of all time! Or... he's not, and he's lying to everyone, and secretly is the dark magical force, but wants to hang out in our world for a while because it's so much nicer than the hellhole he comes from. Check out a preview of Curse Words Volume 1 here! Available July 2017.
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Take a look at the Top 50 Graphic Novels & Trade Paperbacks for July. Monstress Volume 2, the second volume in Marjorie M. Liu and Sana Takeda's steampunk meets kaiju series from Image Comics, was the month's best-selling graphic novel.
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To help educators and librarians to be informed about what their students and patrons are buying from their local comic shops, we present the Top 25 Manga titles for July. Guts' epic sword and sorcery adventure continues in Kentaro Miura's Berserk Volume 38 from Dark Horse Comics, the best-selling manga title of the month.
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