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List of famous graphic novel books, listed alphabetically with jacket cover images of the books when available. Information for these popular graphic novel books is included as well, such as the author's name and the book's publication date. This list includes the best graphic novel novels, textbooks, and stories, so use it to find books you haven't already read and add them to your reading list.

Examples of books on this list include The Invention of Hugo Cabret and Blankets.

This list should answer the questions, "What are the best graphic novel books?" and "What are the most famous graphic novel books?"

Note that some books on this list might be currently out of print, but you can purchase most of these notable graphic novel titles on Amazon with just one click.

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24: One Shot is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels

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A Contract with God is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels
A Contract with God Will Eisner

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Alice in Sunderland is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels
Alice in Sunderland Bryan Talbot

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American Born Chinese is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels

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Arrugas is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels
Arrugas Paco Roca

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Atlas Black: Managing to Succe... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels

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Blankets is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels
Blankets Craig Thompson

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Blue Angel is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels
Blue Angel Julie Maroh

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Burma Chronicles is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels
Burma Chronicles Guy Delisle

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Carnet de Voyage is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels
Carnet de Voyage Craig Thompson

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Chandler: Red Tide is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels
Chandler: Red Tide Jim Steranko

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Creatures of the Night is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels

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Ethel and Ernest is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels
Ethel and Ernest Raymond Briggs

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Father Christmas is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels

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From Hell is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels
From Hell Alan Moore

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Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels

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Good-bye, Chunky Rice is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels
Good-bye, Chunky Rice Craig Thompson

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Hazed is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels

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Jimmy Corrigan: The Smartest K... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels

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La Foire aux immortels is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels

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Level Up is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels
Level Up Gene Yang

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Mercy Thompson: Homecoming is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels
Mercy Thompson: Homecoming Patricia Briggs

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Palestine is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels
Palestine Joe Sacco

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Pyongyang is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels
Pyongyang Guy Delisle

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Queen Bee is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels

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Shenzhen is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels
Shenzhen Guy Delisle

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Smile is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels
Smile Raina Telgemeier

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Sticky is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels

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Stuck Rubber Baby is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels
Stuck Rubber Baby Howard Cruse

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The Barn Owl's Wondrous Capers is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels

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The Beginnings – Malayalam is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels

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The Convent of Hell is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels
The Convent of Hell Ricardo Barreiro

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The Invention of Hugo Cabret is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels

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The Man Who Grew Young is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels
The Man Who Grew Young Daniel Quinn

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The Melting Pot is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels

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The Sandman: Dream Country is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels

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The Skull of Agarash is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels

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Vacation in Ibiza is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels
Vacation in Ibiza Sebas, Lawrence Schimel

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When the Wind Blows is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Graphic Novel Books and Novels
When the Wind Blows Raymond Briggs