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The Mars Challenge

by Alison Wilgus & Wyeth Yates First Second (June 15, 2020)

Travel to deep space and back again with The Mars Challenge, a nonfiction graphic novel for teens about the science and logistics of a manned mission to Mars.

Nadia is a teen with a dream: to be the first woman...

Drawing the Vote

by Tommy Jenkins, Kati Lacker & Martha Jones Abrams ComicArts (April 20, 2020)

How the history of American voting rights has shaped the way we vote today


Coinciding with the 2020 US presidential election, Drawing the Vote, an original graphic novel, looks at the history of voting...

I Will Judge You by Your Bookshelf

by Grant Snider Abrams ComicArts (April 13, 2020)

A look at the culture and fanaticism of book lovers, from beloved New York Times illustrator Grant Snider


It’s no secret, but we are judged by our bookshelves. We learn to read at an early age, and as we...

The Mueller Report Illustrated

by The Washington Post & Jan Feindt Scribner (December 03, 2019)


Written and designed by the staff of The Washington Post and illustrated by artist Jan Feindt, The Mueller Report Illustrated: The Obstruction Investigation brings to life the findings...

Open Borders

by Bryan Caplan & Zach Weinersmith First Second (October 28, 2019)

An Economist "Our Books of the Year" Selection

Economist Bryan Caplan makes a bold case for unrestricted immigration in this fact-filled graphic nonfiction.

American policy-makers have long been locked in a heated...

The Great American Documents: Volume II

by Ruth Ashby, Ernie Colon, Howard Zimmerman & Russell Motter Hill and Wang (September 16, 2019)

The essential primer on the most influential American documents between 1831 and 1900

The Great American Documents series, written by the graphic-book author Ruth Ashby and illustrated by the renowned Ernie Colón,...

Amazing Decisions

by Dan Ariely & Matt R. Trower Hill and Wang (July 22, 2019)

Dan Ariely, the New York Times bestselling author of Predictably Irrational, and illustrator Matt R. Trower present a playful graphic novel guide to better decision-making, based on the author's groundbreaking...

The Cartoon Introduction to Calculus

by Yoram Ph.D. Bauman & Grady Klein Hill and Wang (July 15, 2019)

The internationally bestselling authors of The Cartoon Introduction to Economics return to make calculus fun

The award-winning illustrator Grady Klein has teamed up once again with the world's only stand-up economist,...


by Jonathan Fetter-Vorm Hill and Wang (June 03, 2019)

On a summer night in 1969, two men climbed down a ladder onto a sea of dust at the edge of an ancient dream. When Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin first set foot on lunar soil, the moon ceased to be a place of...


by Brian "Box" Brown First Second (April 01, 2019)

From the nineteenth century to the twenty-first, cannabis legislation in America and racism have been inextricably linked. In this searing nonfiction graphic novel, Box Brown sets his sights on this timely topic....

A Fire Story

by Brian Fies Abrams ComicArts (March 04, 2019)

Early morning on Monday, October 9, 2017, wildfires burned through Northern California, resulting in 44 fatalities. In addition, 6,200 homes and 8,900 structures and were destroyed. Author Brian Fies’s firsthand...

Showtime at the Apollo

by Ted Fox & James Otis Smith Abrams ComicArts (January 07, 2019)

Writer Ted Fox and artist James Otis Smith bring to life Harlem’s legendary theater in this graphic novel adaptation of Fox’s definitive, critically acclaimed history of the Apollo.


Since its inception...


by Duncan Tonatiuh Abrams ComicArts (August 06, 2018)

Undocumented is the story of immigrant workers who have come to the United States without papers. Every day, these men and women join the work force and contribute positively to society. The story is told via...


by Pratap Chatterjee & Khalil Metropolitan Books (October 23, 2017)

From a prize-winning journalist and the co-author of the best-selling Zahra's Paradise, a sweeping graphic history of electronic surveillance from 9/11 to the latest drone strike

9/11 not only marked the worst...

My Friend Dahmer (Movie Tie-In Edition)

by Derf Backderf & Marc Meyers Abrams ComicArts (October 02, 2017)

"A well-told, powerful story. Backderf is quite skilled in using comics to tell this tale of a truly weird and sinister 1970s adolescent world." --R. Crumb



Named a BEST OF 2012 by Time,...

The Hunting Accident

by David L. Carlson & Landis Blair First Second (September 18, 2017)

It was a hunting accident--that much Charlie is sure of. That's how his father, Matt Rizzo--a gentle intellectual who writes epic poems in Braille--had lost his vision. It's not until Charlie's troubled teenage...

The Shape of Ideas

by Grant Snider Abrams ComicArts (May 08, 2017)

What does an idea look like? And where do they come from? Grant Snider’s illustrations will motivate you to explore these questions, inspire you to come up with your own answers and, like all Gordian knots,...

The Best We Could Do

by Thi Bui Abrams ComicArts (March 06, 2017)

National bestseller

2017 National Book Critics Circle (NBCC) Finalist

ABA Indies Introduce Winter / Spring 2017 Selection

Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers Spring 2017 Selection

ALA 2018 Notable Books...

Brief Histories of Everyday Objects

by Andy Warner Picador (October 03, 2016)


Hilarious, entertaining, and illustrated histories behind some of life's most common and underappreciated objects - from the paperclip and the toothbrush to the sports bra and...

Becoming Andy Warhol

by Nick Bertozzi & Pierce Hargan Abrams ComicArts (October 03, 2016)

Celebrated during his lifetime as much for his personality as for his paintings, Andy Warhol (1928–87) is the most famous and influential of the Pop artists, who developed the notion of 15 minutes of fame,...

The Imitation Game

by Jim Ottaviani & Leland Purvis Abrams ComicArts (March 21, 2016)

A New York Times Bestseller

Selected as a 2017 ALA/YALSA Great Graphic Novel for Teens: Nonfiction

Award winning authors Jim Ottaviani and Leland Purvis present a historically accurate graphic novel biography...

The Cartoon Introduction to Philosophy

by Michael F. Patton & Kevin Cannon Hill and Wang (June 01, 2015)

Philosophy like you've never seen it before

The latest in the celebrated Cartoon Introduction series, The Cartoon Introduction to Philosophy is an authoritative and engaging guide to the fundamental questions...

Second Avenue Caper

by Joyce Brabner & Mark Zingarelli Hill and Wang (December 08, 2014)

Winner of the 2015 Lambda Literary Award for Best LGBT Graphic Novel

A Village Voice Best Graphic Novel of 2014

The renowned graphic-book author Joyce Brabner's Second Avenue Caper is the true story of a tight-knit...

The Warren Commission Report

by Dan Mishkin, Jerzy Drozd, Ernie Colon & Richard Reeves Abrams ComicArts (September 15, 2014)

Within days of the murder of President John F. Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson appointed a seven-member commission to investigate the assassination. In its report, the Warren Commission determined that there was...

Climate Changed

by Philippe Squarzoni & Nicole Whittington-Evans Abrams ComicArts (April 07, 2014)

What are the causes and consequences of climate change? When the scale is so big, can an individual make any difference? Documentary, diary, and masterwork graphic novel, this up-to-date look at our planet and...

Legends of the Blues

by William Stout & Ed Leimbacher Abrams ComicArts (May 06, 2013)

Robert Johnson, Ma Rainey, Billie Holiday, Howlin’ Wolf, Bessie Smith, Muddy Waters—say their names out loud and you can just hear the blues. Now, acclaimed artist William Stout visualizes these artists...

Good Riddance

by Cynthia Copeland Abrams ComicArts (May 06, 2013)

When you think you live in a Norman Rockwell painting—married 18 years, three kids, beautiful old house in the country, successful career as a writer—you don’t expect there’s another side to the canvas....


by Michael Goodwin, Dan E. Burr, Joel Bakan & David Bach Abrams ComicArts (August 31, 2012)

New York Times bestseller


Stimulus plans: good or bad? Free markets: How free are they? Jobs: Can we afford them? Occupy Wall Street . . . worldwide!

Everybody’s talking about the economy, but how can we,...


by Joe Sacco Metropolitan Books (June 18, 2012)

A first for the world's greatest cartoon reporter, a collection of journalism, including articles on the American military in Iraq that have never been published in the United States

Over the past decade, Joe...

The Cartoon Introduction to Economics, Volume II: Macroeconomics

by Yoram Ph.D. Bauman & Grady Klein Hill and Wang (December 19, 2011)

Need to understand today's economy? This is the book for you. The Cartoon Introduction to Economics, Volume Two: Macroeconomics is the most accessible, intelligible, and humorous introduction to unemployment,...

The Cartoon Introduction to Economics, Volume I: Microeconomics

by Yoram Ph.D. Bauman & Grady Klein Hill and Wang (January 18, 2010)

The award-winning illustrator Grady Klein has paired up with the world's only stand-up economist, Yoram Bauman, PhD, to take the dismal out of the dismal science. From the optimizing individual to game theory...

A People's History of American Empire

by Howard Zinn, Mike Konopacki & Paul Buhle Metropolitan Books (March 31, 2008)

Adapted from the bestselling grassroots history of the United States, the story of America in the world, told in comics form

Since its landmark publication in 1980, A People's History of the United States has...