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11 Best New Graphic Novels & Comics

  • NONFICTION

    FINE

    APRIL 5, 2022

GRAPHIC NOVELS & COMICS

FINE

by Rhea Ewing ; illustrated by Rhea Ewing

A vital, richly textured resource for anyone seeking a better understanding of gender identity. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >
  • TEEN

    MISTER MIRACLE

    JAN. 25, 2022

  • TEEN

    GIRL ON FIRE

    MARCH 1, 2022

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

GIRL ON FIRE

by Alicia Keys & Andrew Weiner ; illustrated by Brittney Williams

An action-packed tale for those thirsty for more superhero stories. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >
  • TEEN

    CRUSHING

    JAN. 11, 2022

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

CRUSHING

by Sophie Burrows ; illustrated by Sophie Burrows

Evocatively sketches a fine line between someday and happily-ever-after. Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    ORDINARY EQUALITY

    MARCH 1, 2022

CURRENT EVENTS & SOCIAL ISSUES

ORDINARY EQUALITY

by Kate Kelly ; illustrated by Nicole LaRue

A fun, vibrant work perfectly suited to its intended audience: a potential new generation of ERA activists. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >
  • CHILDREN'S

    SWAN LAKE

    APRIL 5, 2022

CHILDREN'S

SWAN LAKE

by Rey Terciero ; illustrated by Megan Kearney with Meaghan Carter

A fun, ballet-inspired hero’s journey, full of heart, trials, and good humor. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >
  • CHILDREN'S

    LITTLE MONARCHS

    APRIL 5, 2022

GRAPHIC NOVELS & COMICS

LITTLE MONARCHS

by Jonathan Case ; illustrated by Jonathan Case

Superbly written and illustrated; keeps readers breathless and guessing until the end. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >
  • NONFICTION

    TWO HEADS

    APRIL 26, 2022

GRAPHIC NOVELS & COMICS

TWO HEADS

by Uta Frith & Chris Frith & Alex Frith ; illustrated by Daniel Locke

An enlightening, inspirational scientific voyage that highlights the importance of collaboration. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >
  • CHILDREN'S

    THE AQUANAUT

    MARCH 1, 2022

GRAPHIC NOVELS & COMICS

THE AQUANAUT

by Dan Santat ; illustrated by Dan Santat

A crab, a sea turtle, and a pair of cephalopods boldly go where no denizens of the deep have gone before. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >
  • TEEN

    SQUIRE

    MARCH 8, 2022

GRAPHIC NOVELS & COMICS

SQUIRE

by Sara Alfageeh & Nadia Shammas ; illustrated by Sara Alfageeh

An engaging graphic novel that examines the nature of prejudice and the cost of imperial expansion. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >

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