Graphic Novels: Not Just for Kids!

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Did you know?  Graphic novels are not just for kids! 

All BCLS branches now have their own new graphic novel collection, curated just for adults!  While tackling adult topics and subject matter, these graphic novels combine stories and art for a totally unique reading experience.  Today's graphic novels are not just about superheroes, and cover a wide range of ages and genres, from children to adult, fiction, non-fiction and memoir- there truly is something for everyone!  

Check out some of the recommended titles below, stop by your favorite branch to browse, or check out the awesome collection available to download from Hoopla anytime with your BCLS library card!

Check out the Hoopla collection here!

James Albon- The Delicacy

Alison Bechdel- Fun Home

Ed Brubaker- Reckless

Aimee de Jongh- Days of Sand

Neil Gaiman- The Sandman

Chris Gooch- Under-Earth

Joe Hill- Plunge

Junji Ito- Remina

Stephen King- Sleeping Beauties

Maia Kobabe- Gender Queer: A Memoir

John Lewis- March

Keanu Reeves- BRZRKR

Art Spiegelman- Maus

James Tynion- Department of Truth

Brian Vaughan- Paper Girls


And check out the BCLS TikTok video featuring the new collection!  You can view it here!


Published by on September 02, 2022
Last Modified October 07, 2022