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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.

Pop Culture Classroom (PCC) has announced the renewal of their continued partnership with Action Lab Entertainment, continuing Action Lab's support of PCC's arts and literacy curriculum - Storytelling Through Comics.
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Chantilly Regional Library is hosting their first comic convention for their community. Featuring Gene Luen Yang as their keynote speaker, the convention is family friendly and will feature local venders, books for sales, author signings, and more!
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The Comics Studies Society of Ohio State University has begun production of their new journal Inks, bringing together scholarly essays, archival materials, and insights and discoveries from leading comics professionals.
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March illustrator, Nate Powell, has partnered with writer Van Jensen (THE FLASH) for a new historical fiction graphic novel from Dark Horse - Two Dead. Inspired by true events, this crime noir story delves into the tensions of organized crime in the Deep South in a post-World War II world.
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Diamond BookShelf and Diamond Book Distributors will be one of the sponsors for this year's Librarian and Educator Day at Toronto Comic Arts Festival on May 12, 2017.
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The Institute of Contemporary Art has chosen New York Times bestseller Kindred: A Graphic Novel Adaptation for their book club program, dedicated to presenting books of critical and societal importance.
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Sponsored by Penn State University Libraries, the 2017 Lynd Ward Prize for Graphic Novel of the Year has been awarded to Drawn & Quarterly's Rolling Blackouts: Dispatches from Turkey, Syria and Iraq by Sarah Glidden.
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The Society of Illustrators proudly presents the winners for the 2017 MoCCA Arts Festival Awards of Excellence. Chosen by a jury of professional peers, the Awards of Excellence are given out to recognize the most outstanding work on view at the festival created by an independent artist.
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Dynamite Entertainment announces an exclusive partnership with Electric Entertainment to develop the hit television series The Librarians into an all-new series of comics and graphic novels!
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Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg to set to direct and produce an adaptation of Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman's comic superhero 'Invincible' for Universal Pictures with Kirkman also on board to produce.
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Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, based off the French graphic novel, gets a new trailer showing off the adventures of Dane DeHaan and Cara Delevingne.
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We interviewed artist David Petersen about Mouse Guard. He tells us about his story in BOOM! Studios Free Comic Book Day issue, BOOM! Studios Summer Blast.
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We interviewed Joe Wight, creator of Steam Wars: Strike Leader. He tells us about the space opera and steam punk facets to his comic.
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Written by Amy Chu (Poison Ivy) and illustrated by Kewber Baal (Army of Darkness: Furious Road), Dynamite Entertainment presents KIss: The Elder Vol 01: World Without Sun. In a world without sun and a world without heroes, four young friends embark on a dangerous mission - to uncover the truth about the mysterious Council of Elders and their underground home, the city of Blackwell. But first they need some help from the past.
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Dynamite Entertainment announces Mighty Mouse's triumphant return to comic books for the first time in nearly 30 years, with a series written by Sholly Fisch, illustrated by Igor Lima, and featuring variant cover artwork for the first issue by industry legends Alex Ross and Neal Adams.
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Dynamite Entertainment continues to bring some of the best and freshest comic book projects originating at Kickstarter to print with the news that Blood Brothers, the supernatural pulp sensation by Fabian Rangel Jr. and Javier Caba, will be serialized beginning this coming June!
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The King Comics four-color adventures of The Phantom return in full, glorious color in the complete OMNIBUS of every story published by that imprint! The Phantom King Omnibus also presents historical and biographic essays and original art all crammed into 320 pages of non-stop Phantom action!
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Leslie Tolf, President of Union Privilege, has authored a graphic novel to teach kids about labor history and the importance of activism. When the Rules Aren't Right: 7 Time Travel Tales of Activism is the story of a girl named Emma who goes back in time with her nana and participates in activist history.
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Take a look at the Top 25 Graphic Novels & Trade Paperbacks for March. Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples' Saga Volume 7 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 March. VIZ Media's One-Punch Man Volume 11 was the month's best-selling manga title.
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