McKenzie's Favorite Graphic Novels and Comics

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By Brenham Book Nook

Hidden: A Child's Story of the Holocaust

Loic Dauvillier and Marc Lizano

$17.99 $16.55

If you like history and heart-warming stories I found Hidden to be a great pairing of the two. It shares how a grandmother survived the Holocaust but only now shares her story with her granddaughter.

Anne Frank: The Anne Frank House Authorized Graphic Biography

Sid Jacobson and Ernie ColΓ³n

$18.00 $16.56

This Graphic Biography brings to light the hopeful charm and kindness Anne Frank will always have with brightly done artwork.

Princeless: Raven the Pirate Princess Book 1: Captain Raven and the All-Girl Pirate Crew

Jeremy Whitley

$14.99 $13.79

If the title doesn't entice you just imagine a pirate ship full of epic young women headed for adventure.

Nothing Can Possibly Go Wrong

Prudence Shen and Faith Erin Hicks

$18.99 $17.47

For a truly original read try out Nothing Can Possibly Go Wrong. The President of the Robotics Club is going to have to butt heads with the cheerleaders in order to get funding for the Robotics competition. Yes, there are robots!

A Wrinkle in Time: The Graphic Novel

Madeleine L'Engle and Hope Larson

$24.99 $22.99

A spectacular adaptation on the original novel!

El Deafo

Cece Bell

$21.95 $20.19

El Deafo is a light and enjoyable jaunt through one girl's realization that her hearing loss isn't a disability but her own type of superpower.


Jane Yolen and Mike Cavallaro

$18.99 $17.47

Foiled is about Aliera who sees in black and white until her foil, a weapon used in fencing, opens up a world of color and fantastical enemies.


Max Bemis and Jorge Coelho


Mental illness as superpower? Timothy Woods discovers that his Bipolar medicine is really just a superpower suppressant fed to him by his evil psychiatrist and he decides to fight back.

In Real Life

Cory Doctorow and Jen Wang

$19.99 $18.39

A graphic novel about a video game and its real-world effects. Join Anda in a massive, multiplayer RPG where she meets someone who's breaking the laws of the land and must decide what she should do about it?

Anya's Ghost

Vera Brosgol

$24.99 $22.99

A superbly entertaining cast of characters and eye-catching artwork.


Noelle Stevenson

$15.99 $14.71

In this award-winning graphic novel follow Nimona, a shapeshifter bent on villainy, as she attempts to assist Lord Blackheart, a villain more interested in simple mischief than evil, in his feud against Sir Goldenloin.