Blogs: Graphic Novels

  • 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
  • 4 Reasons To Visit The Heroes & Villains Fan FestHeroes & Villains Fanfest banner

    This weekend November 21 & 22, The Heroes & Villains Fan Fest will be coming to San Jose! Here are four great reasons to attend:
    Posted by: Jessica Novak on Friday, November 20, 2015 - 4:00 PM | Comments: 0
  • Graphic Novels for Kids: Comics in SPACE!Star Wars: Jedi Academy

    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 Tuesday, November 17, 2015 - 4:00 PM | Comments: 0
  • Graphic Novels for Kids: Based on a StoryA Wrinkle in Time

    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, October 28, 2015 - 4:00 PM | Comments: 0
  • Manga Showcase: New Macabre MangaTokyo Ghoul

    Halloween is approaching fast, why not get into the mood for Halloween with some new ghastly manga series available at San Jose Public Library. This post wil feature two new series about Zombie like creatures, and another one with vampires thrown in for good measure. Give these series a try! Who knows, maybe it could be love at first fright.
    Posted by: Jonathan Prien on Saturday, October 24, 2015 - 4:00 PM | Comments: 0