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What is a Graphic Novel?

www.meriam-webster.com defines a graphic novel as: “A fictional story that is presented in comic strip format.” It is a novel. The graphic novel section is one of the most frequently visited in the Chantrell Creek library and many of our graphic novels are award winners. There are graphic novels that are suitable for most age groups.

Some of our many graphic novels.

Some of our many graphic novels.

The Japanese Manga style of graphic novel is read from back to front and right to left. The students are surprisingly good and adapting to this style.