New York Times' Bestsellers in Graphic Novels
The bestsellers list of graphic novels comes from The New York Times. Listed below are highlights listed from the source and include new releases and older paperback editions.
Batman: the Long Halloween by Jeph Loeb and Tim Sale is set in the early days of Batman's career and focuses on a serial killer named Holiday who kills once a month, only on holidays, and recounts the origin of Two-Face.
Logicomix by Apostolos Doxiades is an innovative, dramatic graphic novel that recounts the spiritual odyssey of philosopher Bertrand Russell. In his agonized search for absolute truth, Russell crosses paths with legendary thinkers and finds a passionate student in the great Ludwig Wittgenstein.
Mercy Thompson: Homecoming by Patricia Briggs and David Lawrence is a continuation of the thrilling adventures of Mercy Thompson that have topped theNew York Times bestseller list. Now Mercy makes her comics debut in an exclusive new story created by Patricia Briggs. This novel will be sure to please longtime fans and capture new ones with its mix of unforgettable characters and thrilling supernatural intrigue.
Stitches: a Memoir by David Small tells the story of a young David Small who awoke from a supposedly harmless operation to discover that he had been transformed into a virtual mute. A vocal cord removed, his throat slashed and stitched together like a bloody boot, the fourteen-year-old boy had not been told that he had cancer and was expected to die.