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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Madame Livingstone : the great war in the Congo / Christophe Cassiau-Haurie ; illustrated by Baruti Kandolo Lilela ; after word by  Appollo ; translated by Ivanka Hahnenberger.
"Madame Livingstone is based on the true story of the unlikely partnership between a Belgian and an African who were responsible for the sinking of a German battleship in the Congo during the First World War. Aviator Gaston Mercier, lieutenant in the Roya…
A man & his cat. Volume 3 / story and art by Umi Sakurai ; translation, Taylor Engel ; lettering, Lys Blakeslee.
"Their little life together growing even cozier, Mr. Kanda and Fukumaru continue to take comfort in each other. And with his kitty's help, Mr. Kanda learns to lean on those around him bit by bit. But one day, Fukumaru finds himself being pulled out of M…
One of the greats in the field of true-crime literature, Harold Schechter (Deviant, The Serial Killer Files, Hell's Princess), teams with five-time Eisner Award-winning graphic novelist Eric Powell (The Goon, Big Man Plans, Hillbilly) to bring you the tal…
We live. Volume 1, Extinction day / Inaki Miranda & Roy Miranda, writers ; Inaki Miranda, artist ; Eva de la Cruz, colorist ; Dave Sharpe, letterer.
"The year is 2084 and the world has changed. Wracked by calamities and crawling with monsters, the last remaining humans face a dangerous existence. And now, the Earth has been sent a message from the deepest reaches of space--a dark countdown to the exti…
Orwell / Pierre Christin ; [art by] Sébastien Verdier ; with special contributions from André Juillard [and five others].
George Orwell's most celebrated work, '1984', and the prescient vision it contains of a society governed by Big Brother predates the constant monitoring of people and data we are familiar with today by almost 70 years. But his life was every bit as fascin…
The October faction. Volume 4, Deadly season / created by Steve Niles and Damien Worm ; written by Steve Niles ; illustrated by Damien Worm.
"Meet the Allan family: Fredrick, his wife Deloris and their two children Geoff and Vivian. As Fredrick works to put his monster-hunting days behind him, his two kids insist on joining the family business. What started out as a family affair has become a …
Chartwell Manor : a comics memoir / by Glenn Head.
"No one asks for the childhood they get, and no child ever deserved to go to Chartwell Manor. For Glenn Head, his two years spent at the now-defunct Mendham, NJ, boarding school — run by a serial sexual and emotional abuser of young boys in the early 1970…
The secrets of chocolate : a gourmand's trip through a top chef's atelier / Franckie Alarcon ; [translation by Montana Kane ; lettering by Ortho]
"Following Jacques Genin for a year, Franckie Alarcon hobnobbed with one of the biggest chefs of Chocolate. Former chef and pastry chef for prestigious restaurants, this super-talented autodidact shares all his passion and knowledge of chocolate and his p…
The new gate. Volume 3 / manga, Yoshiyuki Miwa ; original story by Shinogi Kazanami ; original character design by Makai no Jumin ; translated by Nathan Takase.
"After defeating the final boss in THE NEW GATE, the online game's most powerful player, Shin, is transported to another world just like the in-game world. There, Shin travels to the Spirit Plains as part of a quest, where he encounters an overwhelmingly …
American cult / edited by Robyn Chapman.
"From its earliest days, America was a home for spiritual seekers. In 1694, the religious tolerance of the Pennsylvania Colony enticed a Transylvanian monk and his forty followers to cross the Atlantic. Almost two hundred years later, a charismatic preach…
Monstress. Volume 6, The vow / Marjorie Liu, writer ; Sana Takeda, artist ; Rus Wooton, lettering & design.
"War has engulfed the Known World, and Maika Halfwolf is at its epicenter. As she and her friends grapple with the consequences of their actions, long-buried secrets and long-awaited reunions threaten to change everything."--back cover.
Frink and Freud : the American patient / text by Pierre Péju ; drawings by Lionel Richerand.
In 1909, while on a fundraising lecture tour in America, Sigmund Freud met Horace Frink, an early disciple of his theories of psychoanalysis, whose traumatic childhood and complicated personal life later cast a shadow over Freud’s professional career—and …
Body work / Ben Aaronovitch, Andrew Cartmel ; illustrated by Lee Sullivan.
Grant is part of a very special London police unit. Full-time cop and part time wizard he works on rather unusual crimes - those that involve magic and the general weirdness that permeates London's dark underbelly. His latest case begins with a perfectly…
The delicacy / James Albon.
"Tulip and his brother Rowan have left the simple comforts of their remote Scottish island with a plan: to grow succulent, organic vegetables in an idyllic market garden, and to open a restaurant serving these wholesome culinary delights to the busy spraw…
Voyage to the stars / story by Ryan Copple & James Asmus ; script by James Asmus ; art by Connie Daidone ; colors by Reggie Graham ; letters by Andworld Design's Justin Birch ; [introduction by Felicia Day].
"Earth is gone. Only one intrepid crew of misfits managed to escape, now determined and ambiguously destined to stop a growing, ancient evil from consuming the universe. Though stopping it may be tricky, as our heroes can't help but destroy just about eve…
Sexuality : a graphic guide / Meg-John Barker & Jules Scheele.
"Sex is everywhere. It's in the stories we love--and the stories we fear. It defines who we are and our place in society... at least we're told it ought to. Sex and sexuality can seem like a house of horrors, full of monsters and potential pitfalls. We of…
Renoir : father and son / Jak Lemonnier, ; Eddy Simon ; preface by Jacques Renoir ; translated by Jeremy Melloul.
"Art is a family matter for the Renoirs. The path is carved by Pierre-Auguste, the painter who along with Monet, Cezanne, Degas was at the origin of the impressionist movement and continues with Jean, the poetic avant-garde filmmaker. Indisputably one of …
A man & his cat. Volume 2 / story and art Umi Sakurai ; translation Taylor Engel ; lettering Lys Blakeslee.
"Now that Fukumaru and Mr. Kanda have found each other, every new day brings with it a series of surprises and delights. As the pair navigate their new life together, time, which had frozen for Mr. Kanda followign a personal tragedy, gradually begins to …
Yakuza lover. Vol. 1 / Nozomi Mino.
"After the attack at the party, Yuri goes to see Oya to thank him for saving her, and as much as she hates to admit it, she can't deny there's an attraction. However, when tragedy strikes, Yuri attempts to turn her back on Oya and his dangerous lifestyle …
Sensor / Junji Ito ; translation & adaptation: Jocelyne Allen ; touch-up art & lettering, Eric Erbes.
"A woman walks alone at the foot of Mount Sengoku. A man appears, saying he's been waiting for her, and invites her to a nearby village. Surprisingly, the village is covered in hairlike volcanic glass fibers, and all of it shines a bright gold. At night, …
Solo leveling. 2 / Dubu (Redice Studio) ; original story, Chugong.
"Ever since he woke up in the hospital, Jinwoo's been thrown into a world of cryptic messages, daily quests, and strange dungeons overflowing with creature he's never even heard of. As he tests out his new abilities, it starts to sink in that he is no lon…
The adventure zone : the crystal kingdom / based on the podcast by Griffin McElroy, Clint McElroy, Travis McElroy, Justin McElroy ; adaptation by Clint McElroy, Carey Pietsch ; art by Carey Pietsch.
"A desperate call for help interrupts holiday celebrations at the Bureau of Balance, and sends Taako, Magnus and Merle on a high-stakes mission to find and reclaim a fourth deadly relic: a powerful transmutation stone, hidden somewhere in the depths of a …
What's up, Beanie? : acutely relatable comics / by Alina Tysoe.
"What's Up, Beanie?, captures relatable topics like family, the awkward pains of social anxiety, sweet moments of love and a growing relationship, amusing childhood stories, and her intense love of dogs. Adorably drawn, these endearing snapshots of Alina'…
Miss : better living through crime / Philippe Thirault, writer ; Marc Riou & Mark Vigouroux, artists ; Justin Kelly & Natacha Ruck, translators.
In a story set in the early 1900s in New York, Enola, a poor white girl, and Slim, a black pimp, are running out of options, and decide to forge a partnership as murderers for hire.
Stranger Things and Dungeons & Dragons / script, Jody Houser and Jim Zub ; line art, Diego Galindo ; colors, MsassyK ; lettering, Nate Piekos of Blambot ; front cover art by Kyle Lambert ; chapter break art by E.M. Gist.
Long before the dreaded Demogorgon took one of them to the Upside Down, Mike, Lucas, and Will bond with Dustin for the first time over the game that would define their childhood as they come together through communal stories and perilous quests to learn i…
Turkish kaleidoscope : fractured lives in a time of violence / story by Jenny White ; art by Ergün Gündüz.
"Turkish Kaleidoscope tells the stories of four unforgettable protagonists as they navigate a society torn apart by violent political factions. It is 1975 and Turkey is on the verge of civil war. Faruk and Orhan are from conservative shopkeeping families …
The body factory : from the first prosthetics to the augmented human / story and art, Héloïse Chochois.
"A young man has a horrible motorcycle accident. He wakes up in the hospital to discover that one of his arms has been amputated. Then a portrait on the wall of his hospital room begins to speak to him. The subject of the painting introduces himself as Am…
My begging chart / Keiler Roberts.
"Keiler Roberts mines the passing moments of family life to deliver an affecting and funny account of what it means to simultaneously exist as a mother, daughter, wife, and artist. Drawn in an unassuming yet charming staccato that mimics the awkward rhyth…
The Trojan women : a comic / Euripides ; by Rosanna Bruno ; text by Anne Carson.
"Here is a new comic-book version of Euripides's classic The Trojan Women, which follows the fates of Hekabe, Andromache, and Kassandra after Troy has been sacked and all its men killed. This collaboration between the visual artist Rosanna Bruno and the p…
The Black Ghost : hard revolution / story: Alex Segura and Monica Gallagher ; art: George Kambadais ; layouts (issue 1): Marco Finnegan ; colors: Ellie Wright ; letters and design: Taylor Esposito of Ghost Glyph Studios.
"Meet Lara Dominguez--a troubled Creighton cops reporter obsessed with the city's debonair vigilante--the Black Ghost. With the help of a mysterious cyber-informant named LONE, Lara' inched closer to uncovering the Ghost's identity. But as she searched fo…
Fictional father / Joe Ollmann.
"Caleb is a middle-aged painter with a non-starter career and a checkered past. He also happens to be the only child of one of the world’s most famous cartoonists, Jimmi Wyatt. Known for the internationally beloved father and son comic Sonny Side Up, Jimm…
Emotional robots : a question of existence / by Alex Zohar, Greg Fass, and Jake Richardson ; illustrated by Alex Zohar.
"Blending pop culture iconography with the existential threat of technological creations turning on their creators, Emotional Robots is a compulsively readable graphic novella set in an all-too presciently depicted world in which advanced robots successfu…
Knights of Heliopolis. [Book two] / writer, Alejandro Jodorowsky ; artist, Jérémy ; translator, Marc Bourbon-Crook ; letterer, Lauren Bowes.
"The 18th century. In a monastery in the North of Spain hides the sacred temple of the Knights of Heliopolis: an assembly of immortal alchemists cut off from the world. As disciple Seventeen prepares to complete his training and integrate order, his maste…
Revolver / written and illustrated by Matthew Kindt ; lettered by Steve Wands.
"What happens when the whole world literally changes overnight? Stuck in a dead-end job, tormented by a tyrannical boss and an annoyingly materialistic girlfriend, Sam rises from another night of aimless barhopping to discover his whole world has change -…
Resistance / Val McDermid ; with art by Kathryn Briggs.
"Journalist Zoe Meadows has taken a break from hard-hitting investigative reporting to spend more time with her family, which is how she finds herself doing celebrity Q&As at an outdoor music festival near the Scottish border. She and her friends, who run…
Fist of the North Star. Volume 1 / story by Buronson ; art by Tetsuo Hara ; translation: Joe Yamazaki ; touch-up art & lettering: John Hunt.
"In a postapocalyptic world, humanity has risen from the ashes of nuclear war to a nightmare of endless suffering. It is a time of chaos. Warlords and gangs of savage marauders rule the broken ruins of civilization, terrorizing and enslaving the survivors…
Rick and Morty. Book six, [issues 36-45] / written by Kyle Starks, Tini Howard, Josh Trujillo ; illustrated by Marc Ellerby, Katy Farina, Rii Abrego ; colored by Sarah Stern, Rian Sygh ; lettered by Crank!
"Kyle Starks and Tini Howard team up to bring you a modern day vampire classic, 'Let the Rick One In.' Then, will Rick's numerous crimes against humanity doom his family? Find out in the Ball-Fondlers-to-the Wall-insanity of 'The Rick Revenge Squad.'" --b…