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

Francis Bacon : the story of his life / Cristina Portolano ; translation from the Italian: Katharine Cofer.
"Drawn in shades of mauve, red, yellow, and blue that distinguished his palette, these illustrations weave together a troubling but compassionate narrative, one that draws on the tragic events of Bacon’s childhood and youth, as well as reflecting the prof…
The ghost in you / by Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips ; colors by Jacob Phillips.
"It’s the winter of 1989 and Ethan is out of town, so this time, Anna has to tackle the job on her own. When a movie scream queen asks her to prove the mansion she’s renovating isn’t haunted, Anna will stumble into the decades-long mystery of one of Holly…
Wired up wrong / Rachael Smith.
"Hoping to better understand her own brain, award-winning comic-creator Rachael Smith set about documenting her experiences and struggles with anxiety and depression through comic strips. The resulting book, Wired Up Wrong, is both educating and entertai…
The poorcraft cookbook / written & drawn by Nero Villagallos O'Reilly ; characters created by C. Spike Trotman.
"A comprehensive guide featuring recipes from around the world, vegetarian and vegan meals, food shopping guides, equipment ideas--even a few cocktail mixers! Whether you're new to independent living, a recent college graduate, or just downshifting to a s…
What is home, Mum? / Sabba Khan.
"What do identity, belonging, and memory mean to one young Muslim woman and her family against a backdrop of history? Race, gender, and class are explored in a compelling personal narrative creating a strong feminist message of self-reflection and empowe…
Ten days in a mad-house / written by Brad Ricca ; illustrated by Courtney Sieh ; adapted from the work of Nellie Bly.
"While working for Joseph Pulitzer's newspaper in 1887, Nellie Bly began an undercover investigation into the local woman's lunatic asylum on Blackwell's Island. Intent on seeing what life was like on the inside, Bly fooled trained physicians into thinki…
Meteor Men / written by Jeff Parker ; illustrated by Sandy Jarrell ; colored by Kevin Volo & Sandy Jerrell ; lettered by Crank!
"One summer night, Alden Baylor sits in a field watching the largest meteor shower in human history. What begins as teenage adventure becomes something more—the celestial event brings travelers who will change the world completely, and Alden discovers a c…
Witchblood. Vol. 1, The hounds of love / Matthew Erman, writer ; Lisa Sterle, artist.
"A modern, Wild West road trip about a witch named Yonna cruising the Southwest as a band of bloodthirsty biker vampires, The Hounds of Love, hunt her scattered coven for the source of all magic: witch blood."--publisher's website.
Out / Rob Williams, writer ; Will Conrad, artist.
"In the waning days of World War Two, with the Allies advancing, a desperate Nazi officer unearths an ancient force of evil that he hopes will turn the tide of battle: a vampire. To test the power of his secret weapon, he unleashes the monster on an unsus…
Decorum / Jonathan Hickman, words ; Mike Huddleston, art ; Rus Wooton, letterer ; Sasha E. Head, design.
"Decorum blends the high impact, event level storytelling of Hickman's recent re-envisioning of X-Men with the sprawling, addictive worldbuilding of the recently concluded East of West. In the world of Decorum, there are many assassins in the known univer…
Record of Ragnarok. Volume 2 / Shinya Umemura, Takumi Fukui ; illustrated by Azychika.
"Once every millennium, the gods assemble to decide if humanity is worthy of its continued existence or if it should be destroyed! When the verdict is destruction, the final battle between the gods and mortal heroes will decide the survival or extinction …
Hakim's odyssey. Book 2, From Turkey to Greece / Fabien Toulmé ; translated by Hannah Chute.
"In exile and far from his homeland, Hakim finds a bit of hope in the birth of his son. But between unstable jobs and selling what he can in the streets, it's hard to survive--and impossible for the family to stay together. Reluctantly separated from the …
Smahtguy : the life and times of Barney Frank / Eric Orner.
"A graphic novel biography of Barney Frank, one of the first gay and out congressmen and frontline defender of civil rights"--Provided by publisher.
So much for love : how I survived a toxic relationship / Sophie Lambda ; translation by Montana Kane.
"Sophie had always been cynical about love—until she meets Marcus. His affection and doting praise melt away her defenses. The beginning of their relationship was a whirlwind romance, but over time she finds herself on uneven footing. Marcus lies. He's vi…
Asadora! Volume 3 / Naoki Urasawa ; translation & adaptation, John Werry.
"With the Olympics around the corner, the Japan Defense Forces have their hands full. So Jissoji enlists Asa and Kasuga’s help to find, identify and deal with the mysterious creature that decimated Asa’s hometown."--publisher's website.
No. 5. Volume 4 / story and art by Taiyo Matsumoto ; translation, Michael Arias ; touch-up art & lettering, Steve Dutro.
" With disbandment imminent, Mike—No.1, the leader of the Rainbow Brigade—goes renegade, and uses his awesome powers to take many members of the unit with him. Now holed up in his citadel while the Peace Corps lays siege, he awaits his fate at the hands o…
Asadora! Volume 5 / Naoki Urasawa ; translation & adaptation, John Werry.
"Asa and Nakaido fly out to take a closer look at the mysterious creature that has appeared off the coast of Japan. As the creature threatens them with its sharp teeth and spiky tail, Nakaido works to decipher his mentor’s notes and find its weakness. But…
Asadora! Volume 4 / Naoki Urasawa ; translation & adaptation, John Werry.
"Asa reluctantly agrees to accompany Yone to an audition at an entertainment agency. However, before they can leave, Mr. Jissoji shows up with news—the mysterious creature has been spotted! With Kasuga nowhere to be found, Asa prepares to take flight to i…
Asadora! Volume 2 / Naoki Urasawa ; translation & adaptation, John Werry.
"Asa and Kasuga see the tail of a giant creature rise from the water. In a jungle, explorers discover massive claw marks in a tree trunk. And years later in 1964, a mysterious military man appears asking all the wrong questions."--publisher's website.
Miss Butterworth and the mad baron : a graphic novel / by Sarah Corley ; brought to the 21st century by Julia Quinn and Violet Charles.
"Born into a happy family that is tragically ravaged by smallpox, Miss Priscilla Butterworth uses her wits to survive a series of outlandish trials. Cruelly separated from her beloved mother and grandmother, the young girl is sent to live with a callous a…
Mr. Boop / by Alec Robbins.
"Author Alec Robbins is deeply in love with his wife, 1930s cartoon superstar Betty Boop. And wouldn't you know it, she loves him back! It's the perfect marriage, and nothing will ever go wrong. They'll be happy together forever and nothing will ever come…