Adult Graphic Novels

These adult graphic novels are new to our shelves in the last 30 days (most recent on top).

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List

You died : an anthology of the afterlife / edited by Kel McDonald, Andrea Purcell.
A diverse comics anthology of tales both real and imagined honoring death as a natural part of life, featuring cultural expressions of death from around the world
Ducks : two years in the oil sands / Kate Beaton.
"Before there was Kate Beaton, New York Times bestselling cartoonist of Hark! A Vagrant, there was Katie Beaton of the Cape Breton Beatons, specifically Mabou, a tight-knit seaside community where the lobster is as abundant as beaches, fiddles, and Gaelic…
Birds of Maine / Michael Deforge.
"Long after the demise of humankind, birds roam freely around a new earth complete with fruitful trees, sophisticated fungal networks, and an enviable socialist order. The universal worm feeds all, there are no weekends, and economics is as fantastical a …
Mazebook / written and drawn by Jeff Lemire ; letters by Steve Wands.
"A lonely building inspector still grieving the loss of his puzzle-loving daughter receives a mysterious phone call one night from a girl claiming it's her and that she's trapped in the middle of a labyrinth. Convinced that this child is contacting him fr…
Alice in Borderland. 2 / story and art by Haro Aso.
"Life in Borderland can be grim, but after completing two games Arisu feels like he might be getting a handle on how his new world works. Chota and Shibuki’s visas are expiring soon, however, so the group doesn’t have time to be picky about their next mat…
Cheech and Chong's chronicles : a brief history of weed / writers: Cheech Marin, Tommy Chong, Eliot Rahal ; illustrated by Noah Van Sciver [and others]
"Totally broke and out of weed, the world’s most iconic stoners--Pedro de Pacas (Cheech Marin) and Anthony 'Man' Stoner (Tommy Chong)--are in a bad way. That is… until they get a call that changes their lives. Cheech’s old friend, a casino manager in Reno…
To strip the flesh / story and art by Oto Toda ; English translation & adaptation, Emily Balistrieri ; touch-up art & lettering, Annaliese
"Chiaki Ogawa has never doubted who he is, although the rest of the world hasn’t been as kind. Bound by his mother’s dying wish, Chiaki tries to be a good daughter to his ailing father. But when the burden becomes too great, Chiaki sets out to remake hims…
The last session. [Vol. 1, Roll for initiative] / Jasmine Walls writer ; Dozerdraws artist ; Michah Myers letterer.
"Jay, Lana, Drew, Walter, and Shen began playing Dice & Deathtraps in high school. Now dealing with college and all the twists and turns of their lives, their weekly game has been a wonderful constant. But, as college graduation looms and it feels like th…
Liebestrasse / Greg Lockard, writer ; Tim Fish, artist ; Héctor Barros, colorist ; Lucas Gattoni, letterer & designer.
"During the final years of the Weimar Republic, Sam meets Philip in Berlin and they fall in love. Their romance is hit with an unspeakable reality as the Nazis come to power and fascism makes them a target." --back cover.
Halina Filipina : a New Yorker in Manila / a graphic novel by Arnold Arre.
"Halina Mitchell is half-Filipino, half-American. She's also a native New Yorker--sophisticated, beautiful and confident. On her first visit to the Philippines, she arrives in Manila to reconnect with relatives only to encounter a world of surprises that …
The pass : some stories are invented, others are told... / writing & illustrations, Espé ; colors, Aretha Battistutta.
"Camille and Bastien are overjoyed at the birth of their second child. But their happiness is short-lived. Soon after Louis is born, he is diagnosed with severe heart defects. Because of his young age, he must wait for surgery—and the operation itself cou…
Acting class / Nick Drnaso.
Acting Class creates a tapestry of disconnect, distrust, and manipulation. Ten strangers are brought together under the tutelage of John Smith, a mysterious and morally questionable leader. The group of social misfits and restless searchers have one thing…
As a cartoonist / Noah Van Sciver.
Acclaimed cartoonist Noah Van Sciver puts to use all the creative arrows in his quiver in this captivating collection of fiction, biography, memoir, and more. Van Sciver juxtaposes fictional stories about what life as a "19th Century Cartoonist" might hav…
Cicatrix / Elle.
A powerful study in introspection, inheritance, and the manifestation of hypochondria by a talented indie cartoonist. Beautifully illustrated and poignantly told, the author investigates the guilt they carry as a young Filipino person born into a family t…
The bend of luck / by Peter and Maria Hoey.
"Imagine a world where luck, the most ephemeral of ideas, has a physical form. Precious stones, mined like gold, confer luck. But luck breaks both ways. While the blue gems may grant advantage to those who own them, their blessing is fickle. In the blink …
Summer fires / [written and illustrated by] Giulia Sagramola.
Sisters Rachel and Sylvia are faced with the tough choices of teenage life, which mirror the fires in the surrounding hillsides of their typical Italian town, as one decision or another leads to unsettled feelings and desires.
Ghost reaper girl. Volume 1 / story and art by Akissa Saiké [pseudonym of Akihisa Ikeda] ; graphic novel translation, Amanda Haley.
"Chloé has dreamed of leading a glamorous life as an actress ever since she was little. But being the ripe old age of 28 might be working against her, and her spontaneous displays of violence aren't helping either! Not all hope is lost, however--she might…
Blacksad : they all fall down part one / written by Juan Díaz Canales ; illustrated by Juanjo Guarnido ; translation by Diana Schutz & Brandon Kander ; lettering by Tom Orzechowski & Lois Athena Buhalis.
"Feline private eye John Blacksad he goes up against Lewis Solomon, a construction magnate with dreams of power and plans to pave over large swaths of 1950s New York"--Provided by publisher.
World record holders / Guy Delisle ; translated by Helge Dascher and Rob Aspinall.
"World Record Holders ranges from wistful childhood nostalgia to chagrined post-fame encounters, touching on formally ambitious visual puns and gut-busting what-ifs. Delisle again and again shows how life is both exhilarating and embarrassing. Delisle vis…
Myopia. Volume 1 / Richard Dent.
"A homeless man is mysteriously abducted. A journal is left on the edge of a subway platform, filled with stories about a world that doesn't exist. Not far from here a scientist is murdered in cold blood. The only clues are his burned down lab. A magnetic…
Zom 100 : bucket list of the dead. Vol. 7 / Haro Aso ; art by Kotaro Takata ; translation: Nova Skipper ; touch-up art & lettering: Vanessa Satone.
"Akira and the gang head out to save the world. Their goal? Hokkaido and the northernmost tip of Japan. Why? Because they feel like it. Unfortunately, they run out of gas 246 kilometers short of their destination. Can an item on their bucket list save the…
One beautiful spring day / Jim Woodring.
"One Beautiful Spring Day places the three stories Congress of the Animals, Fran, and Poochytown in a radically new light by surrounding them witth 100 pages of dazzling new material, providing context, backstory, and a deeply satisfying conclusion to com…
A howl : an indigenous anthology of wolves, werewolves and rougarou / edited by Elizabeth LaPensée.
"From unbridled werewolves to werewolves from outer space, these unique comics are gathered together for the mature reader. This collection...features new comics by accomplished writers and illustrators who have a love for all things wolves, werewolves, a…