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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.

Katie O'Neill is back with her latest young adult graphic novel The Tea Dragon Society from Oni Press, releasing October 2017. Check out our interview with O'Neill about her experience putting together another beautifully illustrated and poignantly written story about friendship, acceptance, and tradition.
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Ashley Kronsberg
Diamond will be attending Book Expo and Book Con in New York from May 31 - June 4. Visit us at Booth 2606 for exclusive previews of the latest best-selling and upcoming graphic novels and more!
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The 12th Annual Glyph Awards Ceremony was held May 19th in Philadelphia, and recognized the winners in ten categories including Story of the Year, Best Writer, Best Artist, and more! Check out the list of winners here!
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Filming for the movie adaptation of Joe Kelly's I Kill Giants from Image Comics began last fall, and the first stills from the live-action movie have been released. Check out the photos and a preview of the graphic novel here!
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Readers are taken back to 1971 during the decade of KGB general defects and the constant threat of espionage in the latest thriller from Image Comics, Mayday. In this manic depiction of 1970s espionage, it’s impossible to predict what might happen next. Check out a preview here!
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A meditation on music, race, obsession, and how far someone will go to see their vision become real, Murder Ballads follows the fall and reinvention of Nate Theodore, the dead-broke and deadbeat owner of a failed record label who is on a cross-country drive in the dead of winter with his wife Mary, fleeing the wreckage of their business and heading towards the destruction of their marriage. Featuring an original soundtrack by Dan Aurenbach and The Black Keys, check out this interview all about the upcoming Murder Ballads!
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Vince Brusio
The Descendants trilogy manga is based on the hit Disney movie of the same name; inspired by the stories of classic Disney heroes and villains. In this manga retelling of this famous movie franchise, get into the minds of these fan-favorite characters and rediscover what makes this series so spectacular! Check out a preview here.
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In shops April 11! Former allies go at each other's throats for water in Brian K. Vaughan and Steve Skroce's We Stand On Guard TP from Image Comics. Read our exclusive interview!
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Vince Brusio
Bloodborne is a critically-acclaimed action thrilled for Playstation 4 developed by FromSoftware and the creators of the Dark Souls series. Released in 2015, Bloodborne has sold over 2 million copies. The official art book for Bloodborne is being released by Udon Entertainment, collecting character concepts, creature designs, location illustrations, weapons, items, and more!
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Werewolves mixing it up with prohibition gangsters! That’s what we talk about with Brian Azzarello when he reflects on the Moonshine Volume 1 TP in this exclusive interview.
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Vince Brusio
Cloudia and Rex is a lushly rendered supernatural fantasy that follows two girls and their mother who find themselves in the middle of a vast, supernatural exodus. On their journey Cloudia is bestowed the powers of hundreds of different gods, but even those don't help her come to terms with the death of her father.
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Take a look at the Top 50 Graphic Novels & Trade Paperbacks for April. Batman leads a team into Santa Prisca to find Bane in Tom King and Mikel Janin's Batman Volume 2: I Am Suicide from DC Entertainment, 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 April. Boruto: Naruto Next Generation, VIZ Media's sequel series to Naruto about the teenaged children of Naruto and his friends, was the month's best-selling manga title.
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