Covering genres from action/adventure and fantasy to horror, science fiction, and superheroes, this guide maps the vast and expanding terrain of graphic novels, describing and organizing titles as well as providing information that will help librarians to build and balance their graphic novel collections and direct patrons to read-alikes.
• Introduces users to approximately 1,000 currently popular graphic novels and manga
• Organizes titles by genre, subgenre, and theme to facilitate finding read-alikes
• Helps librarians build and balance their graphic novel collections
About the Author
Michael Pawuk is librarian at Cuyahoga County Public Library. He received his master's degree in library and information science at Kent State University.
David S. Serchay is librarian in the Broward County Library system, where his responsibilities include selecting graphic novels.