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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.

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