Book-length narratives presented in comic book style, graphic novels foster both visual and verbal comprehension skills while exposing readers to interesting dialogue and satire, as well as affirming diversity.
These unique books, some of them only published in softcover, are ideal for attracting reluctant readers and introducing them to literature they might not encounter otherwise. You may find that the 12 books in this category will turn your reluctant readers into eager readers.
Perfect for: Comics aficionados and those who appreciate visual storytelling.
Fiction and nonfiction
Appropriate for older teen readers, both avid and reluctant
Language and content of some graphic novels may not be appropriate for all readers.