Best Independent Graphic Novels.

A list of the best graphic novels, past and present, that were not released by a major imprint like Marvel or DC
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3.77 avg rating — 9,397 ratings
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3.92 avg rating — 14,080 ratings
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4.40 avg rating — 115,527 ratings
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really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 6,755 ratings
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it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 3 ratings
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304 books · 266 voters · list created June 14th, 2011 by D.M. Dutcher (votes) .
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D.M. 1016 books
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Ryan 173 books
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Anna 1 book
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Tom 1706 books
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Jerry 1941 books
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M. 187 books
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Mur 383 books
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Comments Showing 1-5 of 5 (5 new)

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message 1: by Kim (new)

Kim It would be better if we erase those duplicated ones and only vote for a book for a series.


message 2: by Kenys (new)

Kenys Any chance we can have Watchman pulled from this list? Offbeat and famous or not, it was printed by DC.


message 3: by D.M. (new)

D.M. Dutcher Kenys wrote: "Any chance we can have Watchman pulled from this list? Offbeat and famous or not, it was printed by DC."

I posted a message for the librarians. Unfortunately I can't pull books off the list directly it seems.


message 4: by Kenys (last edited Aug 25, 2015 05:38PM) (new)

Kenys Okay, I gotta ask... are Adventure Pom and Just Us actually graphic novels?


message 5: by Olivia (last edited May 18, 2016 11:20PM) (new)

Olivia Dunlap It may not be Marvel or DC, but Image Comics is FAR from "indie..." Also, Vertigo Comics (publisher of Sweet Tooth) is a child company of DC...


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