9 Graphic Novels for Beginners

The best starter graphic novels

Dip your toe into the pool of graphic novels with these beginner-friendly reads

Ghost World cover

1. Ghost World

Daniel Clowes
Walking Dead cover

2. The Walking Dead

Robert Kirkman
Watchmen

4. Watchmen

Alan Moore (author) Dave Gibbons (illustrator)
Sandman cover

5. The Sandman

Neil Gaiman (author) Sam Kieth (illustrator)
Maus cover

6. Maus a Survivors Tale

Art Spiegelman
Persepolis cover

7. Persepolis

Marjane Satrapi
Flight cover

9. Flight

Kazu Kibuishi

List created by

Marion Bourbouze

Marion is the head of marketing at Scottish Book Trust