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Graphic Novels at HMCPL

A guide to help navigate our extensive graphic novel collection, broken down my genre and format.


Sherlock Holmes, Slam Bradley, Elongated Man, Robin & Batman, art by Alan Davis from Detective Comics #572 (DC Comics, 1987)

Spotlighting titles in our collection which deal with a detective or professional must solve a crime or other unknown event using their intelligence and observations, this genre is also closely related with crime and often reffered to as detective fiction as well. Famous characters from this genre include Batman and Sherlock Holmes.

To see more mystery titles, like Death Note or Xxxcoholic, check out our young adult guide here.

Graphic Novels (Modern)

Graphic Novels (Vintage)