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Graphic Novels at HMCPL

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

Must Read Comics & Graphic Novels

(Alana from Saga, art by Fiona Staples, Image Comics, 2012)

Below you'll find some of the very best stories ever featured in comics and graphic novels broken down by decade, entries are either for a complete storyarc or graphic novel or an individual issue where noted, this is was complied by the collection curator Jon Schafle and with reference to 1000 Comic Books You Must Read by Tony Isabella (Krause Publications, 2009)

1940's

1950's

1960's

1970's

1980's

1990's

2000's

2010's