New and Best Books in Graphic Novels

Friends Forever Cover Image
By Shannon Hale, LeUyen Pham (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781250317568
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Published: First Second - August 31st, 2021

Following up their mega-bestselling Real Friends and Best Friends graphic memoirs, Shannon Hale and LeUyen Pham are back with Friends Forever, a story about learning to love yourself exactly as you are.


InvestiGators: Ants in Our P.A.N.T.S. Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781250220059
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Published: First Second - September 28th, 2021

Will InvestiGators Mango and RoboBrash be able to solve this next mystery in the hilarious adventure series perfect for fans of Dog Man?!

The InvestiGators’ new mission has our sewer-loving secret agents bugging out in InvestiGators: Ants in Our P.A.N.T.S, the latest chapter in the hilarious adventure series from John Patrick Green.


Kristy and the Snobs: A Graphic Novel (The Baby-sitters Club #10) (The Baby-Sitters Club Graphix) Cover Image
By Ann M. Martin, Chan Chau (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338304602
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Published: Graphix - September 7th, 2021

A brand-new Baby-sitters Club graphic novel adapted by Eisner-nominated artist Chan Chau!

Kristy's mom got remarried and their family moved to the ritzy neighborhood across town. The other members of The Baby-sitters Club think it's a good opportunity to get some new business, but the kids who live nearby aren't very friendly. They criticize Kristy's clothes and make fun of the BSC.


Unicorn Playlist: Another Phoebe and Her Unicorn Adventure Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9781524868574
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Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - October 19th, 2021

From newspapers to Nickelodeon, Phoebe and Her Unicorn is the most stunning unicorn feature around! This latest collection of Phoebe comics will delight middle grade readers and unicorn lovers of all ages.

Best friends Phoebe Howell and Marigold Heavenly Nostrils march to their own beat, but life isn’t all rainbows and unicorns.


Witches of Brooklyn: What the Hex?!: (A Graphic Novel) Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780593119303
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Published: Random House Graphic - September 7th, 2021

Effie returns in this spellbinding sequel: a middle grade graphic novel about found family, friendship, and learning to embrace you who are!

Could there be even MORE witches in Brooklyn?!
 


Making Friends: Third Time's a Charm: A Graphic Novel (Making Friends #3) Cover Image
By Kristen Gudsnuk, Kristen Gudsnuk (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338630794
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Published: Graphix - August 3rd, 2021

Dany's sketchbook is at it again, but this time it's not Dany's doing!

Dany and Madison are living a new reality. Rather than best friends, the pair now believe they are twins -- and that isn't the only part of their lives that has been completely rewritten. Their mom is a novelist, their dad is a rock star, and Dany has suddenly become a diligent student.

Things.


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Ham Helsing #1: Vampire Hunter Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780593308912
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Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - June 1st, 2021

The monster hunt is on! A rip-roaring graphic novel adventure about the latest in a famous family of vampire-hunting pigs, inspired by legendary monster slayer Van Helsing!


Besties: Work It Out (The World of Click) Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780358561910
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Published: Clarion Books - October 19th, 2021

A fun and fresh graphic-novel series spin-off of the New York Times best-selling Click books, featuring aspiring entrepreneurs Beth and Chanda!


Manu: A Graphic Novel Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338264180
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Published: Graphix - November 2nd, 2021

A funny and heartwarming middle-grade graphic novel adventure about friendship, defying expectations, and finding your place.

Manu and her best friend, Josefina, live at a magical school for girls, and Manu is always getting into trouble. The headmistress believes that Manu has the potential to help people with her magic, but Manu would rather have fun than fall in line.


Sunny Makes a Splash: A Graphic Novel (Sunny #4) Cover Image
By Jennifer L. Holm, Matthew Holm (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338233179
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Published: Graphix - September 21st, 2021

The latest in the New York Times bestselling Sunny series brings Sunny into a sink-or-swim summer, where she needs to float her first job and dive into her first maybe-flirtation.

It's summer, and Sunny is BORED. Most of her friends are out of town. Her mom wants her to baby-sit way more than Sunny wants to baby-sit.


Vampires Don't Wear Polka Dots: A Graphix Chapters Book (The Adventures of the Bailey School Kids #1) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781338736595
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Published: Graphix - August 3rd, 2021

Mrs. Jeepers may -- or may not -- be a vampire in this funny and spooky series from Graphix Chapters.

The third graders at Bailey Elementary are so hard to handle that all of their teachers have quit. But their new teacher, Mrs. Jeepers, is different -- to say the least. She's just moved from Transylvania into a spooky old house in Bailey City.


Absolutely Nat: A Graphic Novel (Nat Enough #3) Cover Image
By Maria Scrivan, Maria Scrivan (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338715392
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Published: Graphix - September 21st, 2021

Companion to the New York Times bestseller Nat Enough!

You can stay stuck or go forward, but you can't go back.

Natalie has just arrived at summer camp and soon realizes it isn't anything like the brochure.


Hooky Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780358468295
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Published: Clarion Books - September 7th, 2021

Two twins, one prophecy, and a whole lot of hijinks. From WEBTOON, the #1 digital comic platform, comes a fantastical story about twin siblings Dani and Dorian who have missed the bus to magic school and scramble to find a mentor  to teach them before their parents find out.


Garlic and the Vampire Cover Image
By Bree Paulsen, Bree Paulsen (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780062995087
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Published: Quill Tree Books - September 28th, 2021

An enchanting, farm-fresh debut graphic novel starring an unusual heroine who is braver than she realizes, for middle grade readers looking for a cozy, adventuresome read in the vein of Witch Boy or Be Prepared.


Barb the Last Berzerker Cover Image
By Dan Abdo, Jason Patterson, Dan Abdo (Illustrator), Jason Patterson (Illustrator)
$13.99
ISBN: 9781534485716
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - September 28th, 2021

She-Ra and the Princesses of Power meets Dav Pilkey’s Dog Man in this sidesplitting graphic novel about a young Berzerker who has to rescue her fellow warriors from the evil villain Witch Head before he destroys the world!

Barb is a Berzerker, one of a group of warriors sworn to protect the land of Bailiwick from the scourge of monsters that plagues it.


You're Making Me Six: A Graphic Novel (Catwad #6) Cover Image
By Jim Benton, Jim Benton (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781338770230
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Published: Graphix - November 2nd, 2021

It's Sixth time's the charm!

Catwad and Blurmp venture out of the living room and into the world in this hilarious graphic novel! Attending a comic convention, taking a swim deep inside a toilet bowl, gazing into the future with Blurmp’s crystal ball, shredding on guitar, and horseback riding are just a few adventures in this laugh-out-loud collection.


Bad Sister Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781250219053
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Published: First Second - September 14th, 2021

This middle grade graphic memoir by Charise Mericle Harper, featuring illustrations by Rory Lucey, follows a young girl who undergoes a crisis of conscience, realizing that she is a “bad sister.”

Meet Charise.

She’s energetic, helpful, a model pet owner and full of inventions.


Waffles and Pancake: Planetary-YUM Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780316500425
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 26th, 2021

Inspired by his beloved CatStronauts series, Drew Brockington is going back in time to when everyone's favorite Catstronaut, Waffles, was a kitten!


Another Kind Cover Image
By Trevor Bream, Cait May (Illustrator), Cait May
$12.99
ISBN: 9780063043534
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Published: HarperAlley - October 26th, 2021

Six kids search for a new place to call home in this middle grade graphic novel debut by comic creators Cait May and Trevor Bream, for fans of Marvel’s Runaways and The Witch Boy by Molly Knox Ostertag. Another Kind is not your average monster story.


Batpig: When Pigs Fly (A Batpig Book #1) Cover Image
By Rob Harrell, Rob Harrell (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9780593354155
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Published: Dial Books - November 9th, 2021

Introducing a supremely hilarious graphic novel featuring an unstoppable, super-swine hero who boldly fights for justice . . . in between taking mud baths and eating tasty sandwiches.


Cat & Cat Adventures: The Quest for Snacks Cover Image
By Susie Yi, Susie Yi (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9780063083806
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Published: HarperAlley - September 7th, 2021

"Lovers of cuteness will delight in this adorable kitty adventure." —Jim Benton, author of the Catwad series

Cats, magical portals, and snacks, oh my!


The Bright Family Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781524867737
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Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - September 7th, 2021

Explore the multiverse with the Bright Family!


Tidesong Cover Image
By Wendy Xu, Wendy Xu (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780062955791
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Published: Quill Tree Books - November 16th, 2021

Perfect for fans of Studio Ghibli and The Tea Dragon Society, this is a magically heartwarming graphic novel about self-acceptance and friendship.


Squirrel Do Bad (Trubble Town #1) Cover Image
By Stephan Pastis, Stephan Pastis (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781534496101
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Published: Aladdin - August 31st, 2021

From the author of the Pearls Before Swine comic strip and New York Times bestselling Timmy Failure series comes a laugh-out-loud, heartwarming, full-color graphic novel series about a quirky town—just right for young readers starting to read longer books!

Wendy the Wanderer has lived in Trubble Town her whole life but never had the chance to go exploring.


Narwhal's School of Awesomeness (A Narwhal and Jelly Book #6) Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780735262546
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Published: Tundra Books - September 7th, 2021

INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER
 
Narwhal and Jelly become the coolest teachers in the world wide waters in the hilarious sixth book of this blockbuster graphic novel series!


Otto: A Palindrama Cover Image
By Jon Agee, Jon Agee (Illustrator)
$10.99
ISBN: 9780147513496
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Published: Dial Books - November 9th, 2021

This absurdly clever and funny graphic novel, told entirely in palindromes, is created by World Palindrome Champion Jon Agee, author of Go Hang a Salami! I'm a Lasagna Hog!


Mayor Good Boy: (A Graphic Novel) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780593124871
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Published: Random House Graphic - August 31st, 2021

There's a new dog in town! Finally Greenwood gets the mayor they've been waiting for--Mayor Good Boy! In this graphic novel, a very good dog is going to save his town, one hilarious try at a time.

The votes are in and the new mayor is...A DOG?!
 


A-Okay Cover Image
By Jarad Greene, Jarad Greene (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780063032842
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Published: HarperAlley - November 2nd, 2021

A-Okay by Jarad Greene is a vulnerable and heartfelt semi-autobiographical middle grade graphic novel about acne, identity, and finding your place.