Our graphic novel collection is always growing and evolving to include new and classic manga, comics, graphic novels and picture books for all ages. Here is a small selection of what's new this month with a snappy single sentence sum up!
Black Butler vol. 6-9 by Yana Toboso
A travelling circus, missing children and an investigation that may lead Ciel into trouble beyond even Sebastian's inhuman powers....
Thief of thieves vol. 1: "I Quit" by Robert Kirkman, Nick Spencer and Shawn Martinbrough
Q: How do you quit a life of crime when you're addicted to stealing? A: Become a thief of thieves; life gets complicated when you're running from both sides of the law.
Sakura Hime: the legend of Princess Sakura vol. 2-4 by Arina Tanemura
A teenage princess, demons, cute and sassy companions, sounds like a shojo manga smash-hit to me!
The Stand vol. 2: American Nightmares by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and Mike Perkins
A human-made super virus is accidentally released from a U.S. Army base, for the survivors the nightmare has only just begun...
Kobato vol. 4-6 by Clamp, William Flanagan and Alexis Eckerman
We find out more about Kobato and Ioryogi, but what are they? How did they get here? and where are they going?
Saga vol. 1 by Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples
A sci-fi/fantasy epic, think Star Wars meets Game of Thrones, raising a child amidst a galactic war is never easy....
Captain America vol. 2 by Ed Brubaker and Alan Davis
The Cap faces new battles as he returns for more action-packed adventures and intrigue!
These titles and more can be found on our online catalogue and are available for request now!
HINT: If you are having trouble finding graphic novels on the catalogue, do a 'Power Search' and select 'Graphic Novels' in 'Item Category1'. This will give you a list of all graphic novels in Newcastle Region Library's collection. You can also limit in a Power Search by the year published, author, series, library etc.
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