I Read Graphic Novels

Graphic Novel - noun; 1. a collection of single issue comic books repackaged as an anthology, 2. an advanced form of comic literature considered more intellectual, sophisticated 170 People

    It's Been A Journey

    My attraction to comics started in high school when 2 of my guy friends obsessed over them. I saw them get excited over new issues . They used tweezers to turn the pages and packed them away as investments. I wanted to be a part of their world, but after going into a comic book...
    elling245 elling245
    36-40, F
    Jul 12, 2013

    I Do But...

    have only read a few. Freddie & Me by Mike Dawson and Maus I and II by Art Spiegelman . Both are nonfiction. First one is autobiographical and the second is biographical about the artist's father. Good stuff!  
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    Jul 9, 2009


    a friend got me into graphic novels a while back and now im obsessed. i think my fav graphic novel collection is the runaways.. its very "new" and fresh.. dont get me wrong i still love the orginals. batman year 100 is at the top of my list.
    applescruffs applescruffs
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 25, 2008

    More comic con suit prep.

    Red Hood variant (Jason Todd).
    18-21, M
    Oct 8, 2015

    New Found Love

    I'm watching to see Watchmen (eta March 2009). While waiting, I bought the Watchmen graphic novel.  It's been an eye opening experience for me.  I'm now looking at other titles.  I've read that 'Blanets' and 'The Arrival' are very good. Can anyone recommend...
    Ommadawned Ommadawned
    31-35, M
    Dec 7, 2008

    Wrong Section

    I love graphic novels, Whether it be Frank Miller or Maki Murakami. The art and story lines are just amazing. I think it allows the reader to get a better picture of the world the story is about. The only thing that bothers me is that all the local libraries I've been to have...
    wansu wansu
    22-25, T
    Jul 10, 2009

    My First Graphic Novel

    When I was little, I always used to read comic books all the time. I read mostly Spider-Man, Batman and Sonic the Hedgehog comics. But I wouldn't read graphic novels, I wasn't really that aware of them. Then I stopped reading comic books for a while in high...
    CashCarStar CashCarStar
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Nov 3, 2009

    Messiah Complex

    Has anyone read the X-Men story in three parts: Messiah complex, Messiah war, and Second coming? I thought the third book was just awesome. The story, the different time lines, the tragedy, the characters, the artwork. Hope Summers is my favourite new charater. Her powers are...
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    Jan 1, 2011

    Grant Morrison

    I am currently reading Grant Morrison's run on Batman & Robin in TP form, also The Long Halloween by Jeff Loeb and Joss Whedon's X-men, i wonder if any of you like these and what you feel about them?
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    1 Response Jul 13, 2011

    i am currently rereading Saga by Brian Vaughan.

    i can't get enough of it! it's super fun and witty and bad ***! i definitely recommend it. anyone else reading Saga???
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    Dec 11, 2015

    Historical Graphic Novel- What Do You Think?

    This graphic novel illustrated by AG Whyte is about the lessons we should have learned from the Cuban Missile Crisis... A real issue we should be thinking about these days- what do you think? www.armageddonletters.com/graphics
    armageddonletters armageddonletters
    Nov 8, 2012

    Thermodynamic miracles.

    .. events with odds against so astronomical they're effectively impossible, like oxygen spontaneously becoming gold. I long to observe such a thing. And yet, in each human coupling, a thousand million ***** vie for a single egg. Multiply those odds by countless generations...
    gruubsgrady gruubsgrady
    22-25, M
    May 3, 2014
    18-21, M
    Oct 7, 2015
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