New Graphic Novels for Teens

A girl called Echo. Pemmican Wars 1, Pemmican Wars / by Katherena Vermette ; illustrated by Scott B. Henderson ; colored by Donovan Yaciuk. cover
While adjusting to a new home and school, Echo finds herself traveling back in time to 1816 in the middle of a M©♭tis bison hunt on the Saskatchewan prairie just before a deadly battle.
Through the woods / stories by Emily Carroll. cover
"A collection of five spine-tingling short stories"-- Provided by publisher.
Victor Hugo's The hunchback of Notre Dame : a graphic novel / by L. L. Owens & Greg Rebis. cover
In this graphic version of the story, Quasimodo, the reviled bell-ringer of Notre Dame, becomes a hero when he rescues the gypsy girl Esmeralda from an unjust sentence of death.
More uncelebrated narratives from Black history / More Uncelebrated Narratives from Black History words and pictures by Joel Christian Gill. cover
Presents historical and cultural commentary on eight lesser-known African Americans, including the only known female Buffalo soldier, and a fighter pilot who flew for France in World War I.
Stone cold / Stone Cold by Jane Yolen and Adam Stemple ; Illustrated by Orion Zangara. cover
Silex is a talking gargoyle on a cathedral in Scotland who moonlights as a detective, assisted by a team of Scottish street urchins who do the grunt work.
Stickman Odyssey : an epic doodle / Christopher Ford. cover
In this humorous take on the Odyssey, Zozimos, banished from his country by his evil stepmother, has many adventures as he prepares to return home to reclaim the throne that is rightfully his.
Skim / Mariko Tamaki and Jillian Tamaki. cover
Presents the whole gamut of tortured teen life--friends, love, depression, suicide, and cliques--through the eyes of Skim, a.k.a. Kimberly Keiko Cameron, a would-be Wiccan goth at a girls' academy in Toronto during the 1990s.
Poe : stories and poems / a graphic novel adaptation by Gareth Hinds. cover
Collects some of Edgar Allan Poe's most famous short stories adapted into graphic format, including "The Cask of Amontillado" and "The Raven."
The odyssey : a graphic novel / by Gareth Hinds. cover
Retells, in graphic novel format, Homer's epic tale of Odysseus, the ancient Greek hero who encounters witches and other obstacles on his journey home after fighting in the Trojan War.
H.G. Wells's The time machine : a graphic novel / by Terry Davis & Jose Alfonso Ocampo Ruiz. cover
In this graphic retelling, a man invents a time machine and travels far into the future where he discovers the childlike Eloi and the Morlocks, who live underground.
Ghostopolis / created, written, and drawn by Doug TenNapel. cover
When he is accidentally transported to the spirit world by a washed-out ghost wrangler, Garth Hale discovers that the world's evil ruler wants his unique powers, and so he teams up with some unlikely allies to find a way home.
Norroway. Book 1, the black bull of Norroway / words by Cat Seaton, pictures by Kit Seaton. cover
Sibylla always wanted adventure, but she didn't know it would come in the form of a giant, magical bull. Is he a man or a monster? And who knew a prophecy could be so literal? The first title in a new series co-created by sibling writer/artist team Cat Seaton and Kit Seaton, begins the adventure of a lifetime.
New Super-Man : and the Justice League of China / Gene Luen Yang, writer ; Brent Peeples, penciller ; Matt Santorelli, Scott Hanna, inkers ; Hi-Fi, colorist ; Dave Sharpe, letterer ; Bernard Chang,... cover
"Through a series of government experiments, Kong Kenan has become China's New Super-Man! And now by his side is the mighty Justice League of China! Bat-Man! Wonder-Woman! The Flash! The New Super-Man and Justice League of China changed the metahuman landscape of China forever, and Laney Lan has reported on their heroics since day one. But there's more to Shanghai's ace reporter than meets the eye, and when faced with turmoil in her own family, Laney's commitment to reporting the truth will be tested like never before."-- Provided by publisher.
Moonstruck. Vol. 2, Some enchanted evening / writer, Grace Ellis ; artist, Shae Beagle ; Pleasant Mountain Sisters artist, Kat Fajardo ; colorist, Caitlin Quirk ; letterer, Clayton Cowles ; editor/... cover
"Enchanted evenings aren't always good ones. Blitheton is a typical college town full of typical mythical creatures living peacefully alongside humans. (Well, as peacefully as any town full of magic and mystery can be.) A werewolf in the thrones of young love, Julie longs for a normal, human life. But when enchanted drinks turn an otherwise ordinary party into a full-on magical meltdown, Julie's dreams of normality drift away than ever. With her relationship with her girlfriend seesawing between bliss and misery., will Julie find a way to save her friends AND her love life?"--Page [4] of cover.
Mera : tidebreaker / written by Danielle Paige ; illustrated by Stephen Byrne. cover
"Princess Mera is teenage royalty and heir to the throne of Xebel, a penal colony ruled by the other no-so-lost land under the sea, Atlantis. Her father, his court and the entire kingdom are expecting her to marry and introduce a new king, but Mera is destined to wear a different crown. When the Xebellian military plots to overthrow Atlantis and break free of its oppressive regime, Mera seizes the opportunity to take control over her own destiny by assassinating Arthur Curry--the long-lost prince and heir to the kingdom of Atlantis. But her mission gets sidetracked when Mera and Arthur unexpectedly fall in love. Will Arthur Curry be the king at Mera's side, or will he die under her blade as she attempts to free her people from persecution?"-- Provided by publisher.