Comix.@$#! Additional Resources


Find timely reviews of current releases in the following publications.

  • Martha Cornog and Steve Ratieri’s column in Library Journal (bimonthly). Additional column in The Shy Librarian.
  • Kat Kan’s “Graphically Speaking” in Voice of Youth Advocates (VOYA).
  • Graphic novel review section in Booklist.
  • School Library Journal covers graphic novels extensively.


  • Philip Crawford, Graphic Novels 101: Selecting and Using Graphic Novels to Promote Literacy for Children and Young Adults: A Resource Guide for School Librarians and Educators.
    (Hi Willow Research & Pub., 2003)
    ISBN: 0931510910
  • Michele Gorman, Getting Graphic! Using Graphic Novels to Promote Literacy with Preteens and Teens.
    (Linworth Publishing, 2003)
    ISBN: 1586830899
  • Scott McCloud, Reinventing Comics : How Imagination and Technology Are Revolutionizing an Art Form.
    (Perennial Currents, 2000)
    ISBN: 0060953500
  • Steve Miller, Developing and Promoting Graphic Novel Collections (Teens @ the Library Series).
    (Neal-Schuman Publishers, 2005)
    ISBN: 1555704611
  • David Serchay, The Librarian’s Guide to Graphic Novels for Adults
    (Neal-Schuman Publishers, 2009)
    ISBN: 1555706622
  • Steve Weiner, Faster than a Speeding Bullet: The Rise of the Graphic Novel.
    (Nantier Beall Minoustchine Publishing, 2004)
    ISBN: 1561633682
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