6 More Graphic Novels for Beginners
Ready to start reading graphic novels? Karin Kukkonen suggests a few to start with
Once thought to be the reading material of choice for uber nerds, comic books and graphic novels have gained a place of respect in recent years--and for good reason. Many of them boast characters and plots as complex and creative as any novel, with the added bonus of often intriguing artwork. Karin Kukkonen, Oxford University Fellow and author of Studying Comics and Graphic Novels shared six of her favourite titles on an episode of Book Talk. Give some of them a try, and hear what she has to say about the rise of comics on our podcast.
Ed note: Where Kukkonen's choice represents a series, we’ve selected the first book in that series.