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Graphic Novels: Resource Page

What is a graphic novel?

A graphic novel is a story presented in the format of a comic strip and published as a book. 

Source: Merriam-Webster

Selected Graphic Novels at CPTC

Find these books and more by searching CPTC's online library catalog or in GALILEO. (Password may be required. Ask a librarian for help.)

Image photograph of the cover of Action Comics, June 1938

Action Comics No. 1 featured the first appearance of Superman in June 1938. Credit: Hulton Archive / Getty Images / Universal Images Group / Rights Managed / For Education Use Only. From Britannica ImageQuest, a GALILEO database.

 

Image photograph of woman reading a comic book online

Yoshikazu Tsuno / AFP / Getty Images / Universal Images Group / Rights Managed / For Education Use Only. From Britannica ImageQuest, a GALILEO database.

Selected History Books

Guides and Annotated Bibliographies