The Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) has released its 2016 list of Great Graphic Novels for Teens published in 2015. The committee selected a top ten list and 112 titles overall from 170 official nominations. The sections are books that meet the criteria of both good quality literature and appealing reading for teens 12 – 18. Find these graphic novels available today at Midtown Comics! Full list below:

1.) Awkward by Svetlana Chmakova (Yen Press)











2.) Drowned City: Hurricane Katrina and New Orleans by Don Brown (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt)











3.) Lumberjanes Vol. 12 by Noelle Stevenson, Grace Ellis and Shannon Watters, illus. by Brooke Allen (Boom! Box)












4.) Ms. Marvel Vol. 23 By G. Willow Wilson, illus. by Jacob Wyatt, Adrian Alphona, Takeshi Miyazawa and Elmo Bondoc (Marvel Comics)











5.) Nimona by Noelle Stevenson (Harper Teen)











6.) Roller Girl by Victoria Jamieson (Dial Books for Young Readers)












7.) Sacred Heart by Liz Suburbia (Fantagraphics)











8.) A Silent Voice Vol. 1 -3 by Yoshitoki Oima (Kodansha Comics)











9.) Trashed, by Derf Backderf (Abrams ComicArts)











10.) The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl Vol 1 – 2 by Ryan North, illus. by Erica Henderson (Marvel Comics)












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