Graphic Novel Selection List


Look at the list of Graphic Novels and authors listed below. These graphic novels run a wide range in regards to the kinds of genres each one fits into, from superhero stories, to memoirs, to adventure, etc.

Pick one of these graphic novels below, look it up on Amazon, Barnes and Noble, or your local comic book shop (to find one, here is a good place to start:

Once you find one that you feel comfortable with, disclaimer: some of these do contain graphic imagery and mature material in some cases, you should post your selection to an assigned Discussion Board for you on Moodle.

I have, for this class, gathered a large collection of digital graphic novels that you can choose from if you do not have ready access to a place where you can purchase one (there is an extensive list below entitled “Graphic Novel List” you can look at) through the website

Below here is a list of the titles available there, each one of these links to the page information about the graphic novel that can serve to help you as a launching point for your preliminary research. Below this list are detailed instructions for accessing Comixology site in order to read the graphic novel you selected.

Titles Available

Last Day in Vietnam by Will Eisner

DC: The New Frontier, Vol. 1 and 2

Descender, Vol. 1

Doom Patrol, Vol. 1

Hawkeye, Vol. 1

Hip Hop Family Tree

Nat Turner

Seven Shakespeares

Swamp Thing

Black Panther, Vol. 1

Wizard of Oz

Wonder Woman, Vol. 1

Woman Rebel: the Margaret Sanger Story

Umbrella Academy, Vol. 1

Batman, Vol. 1

Death of Captain America

Death of Superman

Spiderman: Blue

Daredevil: Yellow

Hulk: Gray

Daredevil: Born Again

Daredevil: Man Without Fear

Animal Man, Vol. 1

The Multiversity

Criminal, Vol. 1

Black Hammer, Vol. 1

The Mighty Thor, Vol. 1

Deadpool Kills the Marvel Universe

Teen Titans GO!

Marvel: Civil War

The Ultimates

All-Star Batman, Vol. 1

Attack on Titan Anthology

Iron Man: Extremis

Avengers, Vol. 1

Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 1

Avengers: Age of Heroes, Vol. 1

Black Science, Vol. 1

Deadly Class, Vol. 1

All-New Captain America, Vol. 1

Avengers: Rage of Ultron

Secret Wars

Secret Warriors

The Manhattan Projects, Vol. 1

East of West, Vol. 1

Walking Dead, Vol. 1

Flex Mentallo, Grant Morrison and Frank Quitely

V for Vendetta, Alan Moore and David Lloyd

March: Book One, John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell

Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Frank Miller and Klaus Janson

Watchmen, Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons

Scott Pilgrim, Vol. 1 Precious Little Life, Bryan Lee O’Malley

Sandman Vol 1: Preludes and Nocturnes, Neil Gaiman and Sam Keith

Sandman Vol 2: Doll House, Neil Gaiman and Matt Dringenberg

Pax Romana, Jonathan Hickman

Mind MGMT Vol. 1, Matt Kindt

Marvels, Kurt Busiek and Alex Ross

Civil War, Mark Millar and Steve McNiven

Hellboy: Vol. 1: Seeds of Destruction, Mike Mignola

Kingdom Come, Mark Waid and Alex Ross

League of Extraordinary Gentlemen Vol. 1, Alan Moore and Kevin O’Neill

League of Extraordinary Gentlemen Vol. 2, Alan Moore and Kevin O’Neill

Marvel 1602, Neil Gaiman and Andy Kubert

Batman Year One, Frank Miller and David Mazzzucchelli


This is NOT an exhaustive list. If what you find here does not fit your fancy, you may suggest a selection to me and upon my approval you can use an alternate selection not found here.

You will need to make your selection and obtain your chosen graphic novel by NO LATER than the beginning of Week 3 of the course.

Graphic Novel List– A detailed list (over 100 choices with sub-genre designations