Best Graphic Novel Adaptations Books
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1. Avatar: The Last Airbender–The Search Omnibus
Author: by Gene Luen Yang
Immediately following the Avatar’s adventures chronicled in The Promise, this remarkable omnibus that collects parts 1-3 of The Search, from Airbender creators Michael Dante DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko! For years, fans of Avatar: The Last Airbender and The Legend of Korra have burned with one question-what happened to Fire Lord Zuko’s mother?
Finding a clue at last, Zuko enlists the aid of Team Avatar-and the most unlikely ally of all-to help uncover the biggest secret of his life.
2. Avatar: The Last Airbender–The Rift Omnibus
Author: by Gene Luen Yang
#1 New York Times graphic novel bestseller! Avatar Aang and friends honor an Air Nomad holiday that hasn’t been celebrated in over one hundred years. But when cryptic visits from the spirit of Avatar Yangchen lead Aang to a refinery operating on land sacred to the Airbenders-they soon find themselves in peril as a dangerously powerful ancient spirit awakens with vengeance and destruction on its mind!
This collection of The Rift parts 1-3 is collected in a paperback omnibus, continuing the long-running official continuation of the hit Nickelodeon animated series Avatar: The Last Airbender!
3. Sapiens: A Graphic History: The Birth of Humankind (Vol. 1)
Author: by Yuval Noah Harari
New York Times BestsellerA hardcover edition of the first volume of the graphic adaptation of Yuval Noah Harari’s smash #1 New York Times and international bestseller recommended by President Barack Obama and Bill Gates, with gorgeous full-color illustrations and concise, easy to comprehend text for readers of all ages.
One hundred thousand years ago, at least six different species of humans inhabited Earth. Yet today there is only onehomo sapiens. What happened to the others? And what may happen to us? In this first volume of the full-color illustrated adaptation of his groundbreaking book, renowned historian Yuval Harari tells the story of humankind’s creation and evolution, exploring the ways in which biology and history have defined us and enhanced our understanding of what it means to be human.
From examining the role evolving humans have played in the global ecosystem to charting the rise of empires, Sapiens challenges us to reconsider accepted beliefs, connect past developments with contemporary concerns, and view specific events within the context of larger ideas.
4. Scott Pilgrim Color Collection Box Set
Author: by Bryan Lee O'Malley
Oni Press (July 23, 2019)
The New York Times bestselling series, and basis for the movie Scott Pilgrim vs. The World, is now available in a new full-color softcover format! This Color Collection Box Set collects all six volumes of the award-winning series in three massive books that might wreak havoc on your bookshelf.
But the memories will be worth it! Laugh as slacker Scott Pilgrim tries and sometimes fails to get his life together and win the heart of the literal girl of his dreams, Ramona Flowers! Cry when things look bleak for our heroes!
Make a confused face at the countless Canadian references! (Unless you live in Canada already. The perfect gift for a Scottoholicor for anyone discovering the bestselling series for the first time.
5. He-Man and the Masters of the Universe Omnibus
Author: by James A. Robinson
I have the power!One of the most popular TV series ever comes to the printed page here, as the complete comics adventures of He-Man, She-Ra, Skeletor and the Masters of the Universe are collected in one giant-size omnibus! Prince Adam sets out to reclaim the mantle of HE-MAN, a legendary power that he can wield for the powers of good.
But around every turn the evil villain Skeletor seeks to destroy the young hero and keep him from finding his fellow Masters. But their adventures aren’t confined to just one universe. After narrowly escaping his last battle with He-Man, Skeletor has fled to the most unexpected realm to recover: EARTH!
Once there, he sets a plan in motion to siphon off Earth’s core magic. Forging an unlikely hunting party, He-Man and company go in search of Skeletor and find themselves at odds with the heroes of the DC Universe, He-Man and the Masters of the Universe must find a way to stop Skeletor and his mysterious new master!
It’s called Eternia-the homeworld of He-Man and the Masters of the Universe. Here, this legendary hero harnesses the Power of Grayskull to protect his planet against the evil forces of Skeletor, the skull-faced embodiment of evil. Then dimensions away, another evil has set its sights on Eternia’s champion.
6. Avatar: The Last Airbender – Toph Beifong's Metalbending Academy
Author: by Faith Erin Hicks
For some, perfection just isn’t enough. Things are looking bright at the Beifong Metalbending Academy! But after all the adventures Toph’s had with Aang, Sokka, Zuko, and Katara, the whole thing feels a bit dull. Luckily, Sokka and Suki come to visit and reintroduce some familiar faces from their wandering days.
And while out and about to celebrate, Toph discovers something that just might put the sparkle back in her eye… Written by Faith Erin Hicks (The Adventures of Superhero Girl, The Nameless City) and drawn by Peter Wartman (Stonebreaker), with colors by Adele Matera and collaboration from Avatar: The Last Airbender animated series writer Tim Hedrick, this is the ultimate continuation of the hit animated series!
7. Norse Mythology Volume 1 (Graphic Novel)
Author: by Neil Gaiman
#1 New York Times bestselling author Neil Gaiman and Eisner Award-winning comics legend P. Craig Russell breathe new life into the ancient Norse stories in this comic-book adaptation of the hit novel Norse Mythology. Gaiman and Russell team with a legendary collection of artists to take readers through a series of Norse myths, including the creation of the Nine Worlds, the loss of Odin’s eye and source of his knowledge, the crafting of Thor’s hammer and the gods’ most valuable treasures, the origin of poetry, and Loki’s part in the end of all things-Ragnark.
Collects Norse Mythology #1-#6, featuring art by P. Craig Russell, Mike Mignola, Jerry Ordway, David Rubn, Piotr Kowalski, and Jill Thompson in a beautiful hardcover volume with a dust jacket.
8. Dune: Book 1 (Dune: The Graphic Novel) (Volume 1)
Author: by Brian Herbert
Harry N. Abrams
The definitive graphic novel adaptation of Dune, the groundbreaking science-fiction classic by Frank Herbert Dune, Frank Herbert’s epic science-fiction masterpiece set in the far future amidst a sprawling feudal interstellar society, tells the story of Paul Atreides as he and his family accept control of the desert planet Arrakis.
A stunning blend of adventure and mysticism, environmentalism, and politics, Dune is a powerful, fantastical tale that takes an unprecedented look into our universe, and is transformed by the graphic novel format. In the first volume of a three-book trilogy encompassing the original novel, Brian Herbert and Kevin J.
Anderson’s adaptation retains the story’s integrity, and Ral Alln and Patricia Martn’s magnificent illustrations, along with cover art by Bill Sienkiewicz, bring the book to life for a new generation of readers.
9. Anne of Green Gables: A Graphic Novel
Author: by Mariah Marsden
Andrews McMeel Publishing
Schoolyard rivalries.Baking disasters.Puffed sleeves. Explore the violet vales and glorious green of Avonlea in this spirited adaptation. The spirit of Anne is alive and well in Mariah Marsden’s crisp adaptation, and it’s a thrill to watch as the beloved orphan rushes headlong through Brenna Thummler’s heavenly landscapes.
Together Marsden and Thummler conjure all the magic and beauty of Green Gables. Like Anne herself, you won’t want to leave. Brian Selznick, author/illustrator of The Invention of Hugo Cabret and The MarvelsThe magic of L.M. Montgomery’s treasured classic is reimagined in a whimsically-illustrated graphic novel adaptation perfect for newcomers and kindred spirits alike.
When Matthew and Marilla Cuthbert decide to adopt an orphan who can help manage their family farm, they have no idea what delightful trouble awaits them. With flame-red hair and an unstoppable imagination, 11-year-old Anne Shirley takes Green Gables by storm.
Anne’s misadventures bring a little romance to the lives of everyone she meets: her bosom friend, Diana Barry; the town gossip, Mrs. Lynde; and that infuriating tease, Gilbert Blythe. From triumphs and thrills to the depths of despair, Anne turns each everyday moment into something extraordinary.
10. Injustice: Gods Among Us Year One: The Complete Collection
Author: by Tom Taylor
Forget everything you think you know about the DC Universe. Tradition is tossed aside and chaos erupts in Injustice: Gods Among Us Year OneThe Complete Edition, inspired by the video game phenomenon! This graphic novel edition collects the initial year of the best-selling series in its entirety for the first time!
Superman is Earth’s greatest hero. But when the Man of Steel can’t protect the thing he holds most dear, he decides to stop trying to save the worldand start ruling it. Now, the Last Son of Krypton is enforcing peace on Earth by any means necessary.
Only one man stands between Superman and absolute power: Batman. And the Dark Knight will use any method at his disposal to stop his former friend from reshaping the world in his shattered image. Written by Tom Taylor (Earth 2) with art by Jheremy Raapack (Resident Evil), Mike S.
Miller (A Game of Thrones) and more, this thrilling graphic novel collects Injustice: Gods Among Us digital chapters 1-36 and in single magazine form as Injustice: Gods Among Us 1-12 and Injustice: Gods Among Us Annual #1.
11. To Kill a Mockingbird: A Graphic Novel
Author: by Harper Lee
This gorgeously rendered graphic-novel version provides a new perspective for old fans but also acts as an immersive introduction for youngsters as well as any adult who somehow missed out on the iconic story set in Maycomb, Alabama. USA TodayA beautifully crafted graphic novel adaptation of Harper Lee’s beloved, Pulitzer Prizewinning American classic, voted America’s best-loved novel in PBS’s Great American Read.
“Shoot all the bluejays you want, if you can hit em, but remember it’s a sin to kill a mockingbird.”A haunting portrait of race and class, innocence and injustice, hypocrisy and heroism, tradition and transformation in the Deep South of the 1930s, Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird remains as important today as it was upon its initial publication in 1960, during the turbulent years of the Civil Rights movement.
Now, this most beloved and acclaimed novel is reborn for a new age as a gorgeous graphic novel. Scout, Jem, Boo Radley, Atticus Finch, and the small town of Maycomb, Alabama, are all captured in vivid and moving illustrations by artist Fred Fordham.
12. Batman: The Adventures Continue Season One
Author: by Paul Dini
DC Comics (June 1, 2021)
I am vengeance.I am the Night. Step back into the world of Batman: The Animated Series once more! Picking up where New Batman Adventures left off, Batman comes face to face with a whole host of new adversaries and allies.
Someone is stalking the Dark Knight and his comrades from the shadows of Gotham with the sole intent of taking out the Batman! Can Batman figure out why Lex Luthor has come to Gotham City? Who is Deathstroke and what are his plans for Batgirl and Robin?
Through all these adventures, a long-buried secret from Batman’s past comes to light, and it might just tear apart the Bat-Family once and for all! Reunited visionary producers of Batman: The Animated Series Alan Burnett and Paul Dini show tha Batman’s adventures in Gotham always continue!
Teaming up with beloved artists Ty Templeton and Monica Kubina, they bring the treasured animated world back to life for the modern age. Collecting Batman: The Adventures Continue #1-8, this collection features all the original title cards from the digital chapters and character sketches.
13. Avatar: The Last Airbender–Katara and the Pirate's Silver
Author: by Faith Erin Hicks
It’s sink or swim for Katara! When Team Avatar is suddenly ambushed by the Fire Nation, Katara gets separated from the group. Unable to rendezvous with Aang, Toph, and Sokka, Katara must avoid capture by aligning herself with some unlikely allies!
The normally sweet and sensitive Katara will need to explore her tougher side if she’s going to reunite with the rest of Team Avatar…. Written by Faith Erin Hicks (The Adventures of Superhero Girl, The Nameless City) and drawn by Peter Wartman (Stonebreaker), with colors by Adele Matera and letters by ComiCraft’s Jimmy Betancourt, in collaboration with Avatar: The Last Airbender animated series writer Tim Hedricks!
14. He-Man and the Masters of the Universe Minicomic Collection (DARK HORSE BOOK)
Author: by Various
Dark Horse Books
The toy juggernaut Masters of the Universe and its subsequent action figure lines featured memorable pack-in minicomics that aided in playtime for children across the world. This oversized hardcover collection features sixty-eight U.S. Releases, including all minicomics from the ’80s Masters of the Universe line, the ’80s Princess of Power line, and the ’80s and ’90s He-Man line, plus an introduction to the minicomics in the current Masters of the Universe Classics toy line.
Relive the illustrated adventures that fueled your imagination! Over 1000 pages of minicomics collected for the first time featuring interviews with the original comics creators!
15. Slaughterhouse-Five: The Graphic Novel
Author: by Ryan North
The first-ever graphic novel adaptation of Kurt Vonnegut’s Slaughterhouse-Five, an American classic, is one of the world’s great anti-war books. An American classic and one of the world’s seminal antiwar books, Kurt Vonnegut’s Slaughterhouse-Five is faithfully presented in graphic novel form for the first time from Eisner Award-winning writer Ryan North (How to Invent Everything: A Survival Guide for the Stranded Time Traveler) and Eisner Award-nominated artist Albert Monteys (Universe!.
Listen: Billy Pilgrim has…… Read Kilgore Trout … Opened a successful optometry business … Built a loving family … Witnessed the firebombing of Dresden … Traveled to the planet Tralfamadore … Met Kurt Vonnegut … Come unstuck in time. Billy Pilgrim’s journey is at once a farcical look at the horror and tragedy of war where children are placed on the frontlines and die (so it goes), and a moving examination of what it means to be fallibly human.
Author: by Stephen King
The graphic novel adaptation of the classic horror anthology film written by Stephen King, with art by Bernie Wrightson! The graphic novel adaptation of Stephen King’s Creepshow, based on the 1982 horror anthology and cult classic film directed by George Romero (Night of the Living Dead, Dawn of the Dead)and featuring stunning illustrations by the legendary Bernie Wrightson and cover art by the acclaimed Jack Kamen!
A harrowing and darkly humorous tribute to the controversial and influential horror comics of the 1950s, Creepshow presents five sinister stories from the #1 New York Times bestselling authorFather’s Day, The Lonesome Death of Jordy Verrill, Something to Tide You Over, The Crate, and They’re Creeping Up on Youunforgettable tales of terror to haunt your days and nights!