Blogs: Graphic Novels

  • Romantic Graphic Novelscover of Alone Forever

    Valentine's Day is around the corner, and it's the perfect time to curl up with one of these romantic reads! But don't forget, love can be celebrated year round, and you can enjoy these graphic novels anytime. Additionally, be sure to check out our Blind Date With A Book displays, located a several library branches!
    Posted by: Jessica Novak on Friday, February 12, 2016 - 3:15 PM | Comments: 0
  • Graphic Novels for Kids: BiographiesThe Dumbest Idea Ever!

    Graphic novels are a great way to get reluctant readers to pick up books. Finding graphic novels appropriate for kids can sometimes be challenging, however. This blog series is designed to help kids, parents, and caregivers find a variety of titles perfect for children in elementary and middle school.
    Posted by: Megan Hicks on Wednesday, February 3, 2016 - 5:00 PM | Comments: 0
  • Heroes and Villains!Heroes & Villians Fanfest sign

    Posted by: Enna Penglin on Friday, January 1, 2016 - 9:00 AM | Comments: 0
  • Best Comics and Graphic Novels of 2015cover of nimona

    As 2015 draws to a close, we look back and review the best graphic novels of the year! Those that were up for review had to be standalone graphic novels that were released in 2015, or are new comic series with their first trade collection published in 2015.
    Posted by: Jessica Novak on Wednesday, December 30, 2015 - 3:30 PM | Comments: 0
  • Manga Showcase: Seinen Manga (Part 1)Akira graphic novel cover

    Shōnen manga is often the most popular manga. Its primary audience is adolescent males. Seinen manga is geared toward older adolescent and adult males and tends to deal with more serious subject matter. Check out some popular and relatively unknown seinen titles currently available at SJPL:
    Posted by: Jonathan Prien on Thursday, December 17, 2015 - 6:04 PM | Comments: 0