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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.

The Enterprise's mission to explore strange new worlds takes it to the strange denizens of Ape City in Star Trek/Planet of the Apes: The Primate Directive from IDW Publishing and BOOM! Studios. Writers Scott and David Tipton discuss this new crossover graphic novel, and present a preview.
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NYT bestselling team Scott Snyder and Jock prepare to cast a frightening spell over readers with their new Wytches Vol. 1 from Image Comics. See a preview here.
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Rep. John Lewis continues to make history, as CBS This Morning featured the Civil Rights leader's march on the floor of Comic Con in support of his graphic memoir March. See the video here!
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Librarian David Serchay examines the ins and outs of effectively determining age ratings for graphic novels aimed at younger readers.
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Dr. Katie Monnin reviews Action Lab's Nutmeg Vol. 1 and Zest Books's Little Fish, 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, Image Comics' Wytches Vol. 1 is the best-selling graphic novel in Diamond's Top 50 Graphic Novels & Trade Paperbacks for June.
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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 June, led by Viz Media's Naruto Vol. 70.
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