Best Dystopian Graphic Novels Books
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1. Invincible Compendium Volume 3
Author: by Robert Kirkman
It’s here: the third massive paperback collection of the greatest comic in the universe. Witness the conclusion of Mark Grayson’s epic adventures, from The Death of Everyone to The End of All Things. Collects INVINCIBLE #97-144.
2. Sweet Tooth Compendium
Author: by Jeff Lemire
DC Comics (June 8, 2021)
Now a Netflix Original Series! For readers eager to dive right into Jeff LeMire’s strange sci-fi story, Sweet Tooth the compendium is now available! An inexplicable plague has women giving birth to human-animal hybrid children all over the world. The deer-child Gus is left to fend for himself after his father dies, leaving him with more questions than answers.
A cross between Bambi and Cormac McCarthy’s The Road, Sweet Tooth follows the innocent journey of a young hybrid boy suddenly thrust out into a world no one can explain. Collects issues #1-40 in a new story-only collection that places the reader directly into the action and doesn’t let up until the very last page!
3. DCeased: Hope At World's End
Author: by Tom Taylor
DC Comics (June 15, 2021)
In Earth’s darkest hour, heroes will bring hope in this new addition to the DCeased saga, taking place within the timeline of the original epic! DCeased became a smash horror hit in 2019 by offering a twisted version of the DC Universe infected by the Anti-Life Equation, transforming heroes and villains alike into mindless monsters.
DCeased: Hope At World’s End, previously only available digitally, expands the world of that original DCeased series by filling in that story’s time jump and focusing on characters including Superman, Wonder Woman, Martian Manhunter, Stephanie Brown, Wally West, and Jimmy Olsen.
In DCeased: Hope At World’s End, the Anti-Life Equation has infected over a billion people on Earth. Heroes and villains have fallen. In the immediate aftermath of the destruction of Metropolis, Superman and Wonder Woman spearhead an effort to stem the tide of infection, preserve and protect survivors, and plan for what’s next.
In the Earth’s darkest hour, heroes will bring hope! The war for Earth has only just begun! This volume collects DCeased: Hope At World’s End chapters 1-14.
4. Batman: Last Knight on Earth
Author: by Scott Snyder
DC Comics (April 7, 2020)
Powerhouse creative team Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo (Batman: The Court of Owls, Dark Nights: Metal) conclude a decade-long partnership with the Caped Crusader in Batman: Last Knight on Earth. Twenty years in the future, Bruce Wayne wakes up in Arkham Asylum.Young.Sane.And…
He’s never been Batman. To piece together the mystery of his past, the Dark Knight embarks on a sprawling quest through this unknown world, meeting futuristic versions of former friends and enemies, including a grisly traveling companion-the Joker’s head. Somehow still alive, Joker’s decapitated head becomes Batman’s ghoulish guide through the landscape of the devastated DC Universe.
But to unravel the cause of this terrible future, he’ll need to track down the unspeakable force that destroyed the world he once knew. This could be the last Batman story ever told… Collects Batman: Last Knight on Earth #1-3
5. Batman: The Dark Knight Returns 30th Anniversary Edition
Author: by Frank Miller
Writer/artist Frank Miller completely reinvents the legend of Batman in this saga of a near-future Gotham City gone to rot, 10 years after the Dark Knight’s retirement. Forced to take action, the Dark Knight returns in a blaze of fury, taking on a whole new generation of criminals and matching their level of violence.
He is soon joined by a new Robina girl named Carrie Kelley, who proves to be just as invaluable as her predecessors. Can Batman and Robin deal with the threat posed by their deadliest enemies, after years of incarceration have turned them into perfect psychopaths?
And more important, can anyone survive the coming fallout from an undeclared war between the superpowersor the clash of what were once the world’s greatest heroes? Hailed as a comics masterpiece, The Dark Knight Returns is Frank Miller’s (300 and Sin City) reinvention of Gotham’s legendary protector.
It remains one of the most influential stories ever told in comics, with its echoes felt in all media forms of DC’s storytelling. Collects issues #1-4.
6. V for Vendetta
Author: by Alan Moore
The graphic novel that inspired the hit Warner Bros. Motion picture and DVD from the Wachowski Bros., the directors of THE MATRIX films and SPEED RACER. In the near future, England has become a corrupt, totalitarian state, opposed only by V, the mystery man wearing a white porcelain mask who intends to free the masses through absurd acts of terrorism.
7. The Handmaid's Tale (Graphic Novel): A Novel
Author: by Margaret Atwood
Nan A. Talese
Everything Handmaids wear is red: the colour of blood, which defines us. Offred is a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead, where women are prohibited from holding jobs, reading, and forming friendships. She serves in the household of the Commander and his wife, and under the new social order she has only one purpose: once a month, she must lie on her back and pray that the Commander makes her pregnant, because in an age of declining births, Offred and the other Handmaids are valued only if they are fertile.
But Offred remembers the years before Gilead, when she was an independent woman who had a job, a family, and a name of her own. Now, her memories and her will to survive are acts of rebellion. Provocative, startling, prophetic, The Handmaid’s Tale has long been a global phenomenon.
With this stunning graphic novel adaptation of Margaret Atwood’s modern classic, beautifully realized by artist Rene Nault, the terrifying reality of Gilead has been brought to vivid life like never before.Age Range: Adult
8. Tales from the DC Dark Multiverse II (Tales from the Dark Multiverse)
Author: by Various
DC Comics (June 8, 2021)
COLE TURNER has studied conspiracy theories all his life, but he isn’t prepared for what happens when he discovers that all of them are true, from the JFK Assassination to Flat Earth Theory and Reptilian Shapeshifters. One organization has been covering them up for generations.
What is the deep, dark secret behind the Department of Truth? From bestselling writer JAMES TYNION IV (BATMAN, SOMETHING IS KILLING THE CHILDREN) and breakout artist MARTIN SIMMONDS (DYING IS EASY)! Collects DEPARTMENT OF TRUTH #1-5
10. 1984: The Graphic Novel
Author: by George Orwell
One of the most influential books of the twentieth century gets the graphic treatment in this first-ever adaptation of George Orwell’s 1984. War is Peace * Freedom is Slavery * Ignorance is Strength In 1984, London is a grim city in the totalitarian state of Oceania where Big Brother is always watching you and the Thought Police can practically read your mind.
Winston Smith is a man in grave danger for the simple reason that his memory still functions. Drawn into a forbidden love affair, Winston finds the courage to join a secret revolutionary organization called the Brotherhood, dedicated to the destruction of the Party.
Together with his beloved Julia, he hazards his life in a deadly match against the powers that be. With evocative, immersive art from Fido Nesti, this vision of George Orwell’s dystopian masterpiece provides a new perspective for longtime fans but is also an accessible entry point for young readers and adults who have yet to discover the iconic story that is still so relevant today.
11. Irredeemable Omnibus
Author: by Mark Waid
The complete collection of Mark Waid and Peter Krause’s critically acclaimed epic in one volume for the first time ever. THE COMPLETE COLLECTION OF THE ACCLAIMED SUPER HERO EPIC. When the Plutonian, the world’s greatest superhero, snaps and turns into the world’s greatest villain, only his former teammates have a chance at stopping his rampage.
But while on the run from the world’s most powerful and angry being, will these former teammates discover his secrets in time? How did he come to this? What became of the hope and promise once inside him? What happens to the world when its savior betrays it?
What makes a hero irredeemable? For the first time, the entire Irredeemable saga is available in a single volume. The acclaimed team of writer Mark Waid (Kingdom Come, The Avengers) and artist Peter Krause, along with some of the most acclaimed creators in comics, challenge everything you think you know about super heroes by exploring the good, the bad…
And the irredeemable inside all of us. Collects Irredeemable #1-37, Irredeemable Special #1 and Incorruptible #25-26.
12. V for Vendetta 30th Anniversary Deluxe Edition
Author: by Alan Moore
A frightening tale of the loss of freedom and identity in a chillingly believable totalitarian world, V for Vendetta stands as one of the highest achievements of the comics medium and a defining work for creators Alan Moore and David Lloyd.
Set in an imagined future England that has given itself over to fascism, this groundbreaking story captures both the suffocating nature of life in an authoritarian police state and the redemptive power of the human spirit that rebels against it.
Crafted with sterling clarity and intelligence, V for Vendetta brings an unequaled depth of characterization and verisimilitude to its unflinching account of oppression and resistance. V for Vendetta 30th Anniversary Deluxe Edition collects DC Comics’ original 10-issue series in its entirety, including the “bridging” pages colored by David Lloyd, which originally ran between the issues’ story pages.
This deluxe volume also includes Lloyd’s and Moore’s introductions to the series as well as Moore’s extended history of its creation, “Behind the Painted Smile,” and an expanded sketchbook section by Lloyd. Collects V for Vendetta #1-10.
13. Invincible: The Ultimate Collection Volume 11 (Invincible Ultimate Collection)
Author: by Robert Kirkman
While Mark Grayson and Eve have been gone… Things have gotten worse on Earth. And their lives will never be the same again. Collects INVINCIBLE #121-132.
14. Invincible: The Ultimate Collection Volume 12
Author: by Robert Kirkman
THE END OF ALL THINGSthe final INVINCIBLE storyis collected in one volume. This mega-story touches every corner of the Invincible Universe, and when it’s over… MARK GRAYSON’S STORY IS OVER. Every single story for the past 13 years has been leading up to this!
Collects INVINCIBLE #133-144.
15. Sweet Tooth: Book Two – Deluxe Edition
Author: by Jeff Lemire
April 12, 2016
Jeff Lemire (DESCENDER, GREEN ARROW) continues his vivid exploration of kindness and cruelty in a post-apocalyptic world. The human race has reached its darkest hour. In the seven years since the Affliction first appeared, billions have died. All the children born since the plague are a strange new race of animal-human hybrids.
One of the few remaining humans, a drifter named Jepperd, has formed a bond with one such child, a sweet deer-like boy called Gus. But even among the hybrid children, Gus is an anomaly, seemingly born before the sickness began.
Believing that Gus’s history might be the key to the plague’s origins, Jepperd and the boy will journey north together to Alaska in the hope that if they can uncover the story of his birth, it will lead them to a cure for the sickness.
But the troubling question remains: If Gus isn’t a product of the Affliction, was he its cause? Collects SWEET TOOTH #13-25, a pinup gallery from some of the comics industry’s top talents, and an introduction by colorist Jos Villarrubia.
The Amory Wars: Good Apollo, I'm Burning Star IV Ultimate Edition
Author: by Claudio Sanchez
Music superstar Claudio Sanchez of Coheed and Cambria fame returns in the long-awaited continuation of The Amory Wars, an epic science fiction comic adaptation of the band’s albums. The evil Wilhelm Ryan remains in power while those surrounding Claudio Kilgannon are convinced he is The Crowing.
Ambellina believes she and The Crowing can save Heaven’s Fence rather than destroying it. But with Ryan and a new, even bigger threat loomingwill they succeed? Meanwhile, in Heaven’s Fence, a collection of 78 planets held in place by interconnecting beams of energy known as the Keywork, Coheed & Cambria Kilgannon’s son Claudio struggles against the Supreme Archmage Wilhelm Ryan while attempting to assume the mantle of The Crowing, foretold savior of Heaven’s Fence.
Coheed and Cambria frontman Claudio Sanchez (Key Of Z) and Chondra Echert (Translucid) join forces with superstar artist Rags Morales (Identity Crisis, Avengers) for the long-awaited third installment of The New York Times bestselling series, The Amory Wars! This Ultimate Edition Hardcover collects all twelve issues of the hit limited series.