2019 ALSC Graphic Novels Reading Lists

These three lists are offered in the ranges of kindergarten to 2nd grade, 3rd to 5th grade and 6th to 8th grade. Graphic novels on this list are defined as a full-length story told in paneled, sequential, graphic format. The list does not include book-length collections of comic strips, wordless picture books or hybrid books that are a mixture of traditional text and comics/graphics. The list includes classics as well as new titles that have been widely recommended and well-reviewed, and books that have popular appeal as well as critical acclaim.

cover image Grades K-2 Graphic Novels Reading List

 

 

Grades K-2 Graphic Novels Reading List (PDF, 821 KB)

 

 

 

 

 

cover image Grades 3-5 Graphic Novels Reading List

 

 

Grades 3-5 Graphic Novels Reading List (PDF, 1.11 MB)

 

 

 

 

 

cover image 2019 grades 6-8 Graphic Novels Reading List

 

 

Grades 6-8 Graphic Novels Reading List (PDF, 884 KB)