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Graphic novel by Hayao Miyazaki to be issued in the US

February 25, 2022 2:04 pm

Miyazaki, 81, is regarded as one of the world's greatest animators. His other films include “My Neighbor Totoro,” “Kiki's Delivery Service” and the 2001 release “Spirited Away,” which won the Academy Award for best animated feature.

42 years after release, Art Spiegelman's graphic novel 'Maus' is an Amazon bestseller

January 30, 2022 3:39 pm

The book, which is adopted by many school boards across the world as an educative piece of literature on the Holocaust, was banned by the Tennessee school board a day short of International Holocaust Remembrance Day.

Indian illustrator Anand Radhakrishnan wins 'Oscars of the comic world': 'Feels nice to be validated'

July 28, 2021 7:14 pm

The Mumbai-based visual artist received the Will Eisner Comic Industry Award for his work in the graphic novel 'Blue In Green'

Graphic novel to tell Freddie Mercury's life story

May 23, 2021 3:45 pm

"The story is told in his own words, with each chapter giving a glimpse into the many facets of his life," Z2 Comics said in a statement.

Artist Anpu Varkey's latest book is a non-textual graphic novel about a summer day in Kerala

March 09, 2021 3:14 pm

Even though the book was rejected by several publishers, prompting her to self-publish, over the last decade, Varkey has slowly carved a niche for herself in contemporary art practices outside of gallery spaces

TVF's Arunabh Kumar wants to break stereotypes one comic book at a time

July 02, 2020 7:36 pm

With his new venture Indusverse, Arunabh Kumar and co-founders Alok Sharma and Saumin Patel want to raise contemporary issues in the comic book and graphic novel format.

Graphic novel wins the prestigious Newbery Medal for the first time

January 28, 2020 11:42 am

Graphic novels, as a genre, have rarely been considered for literary prizes. In 2018, Nick Drnaso's Sabrina was longlisted for the Booker creating quite a buzz. 

How graphic novels are helping classrooms evolve

January 31, 2019 6:38 pm

The visuals, which are often catchy, help kids understand the storyline faster as they do not have to ponder much on the words. This often spurs an interest in reading among children.

Graphic novels can get kids interested in reading

March 12, 2019 10:34 am

The narration of stories clubbed with images makes it easier for a reader to travel to distant lands and explore other cultures. Pictures help one to understand and imagine the meaning of the text better.

24 graphic novels that can turn your kids into book addicts!

August 30, 2018 9:30 am

Here's a delightful list of fun comic book titles for your little bookworms to indulge in.