Thursday, December 31, 2009

Graphic Novels Challenge

Dates: January 1st through December 31st of 2009

Host: Laza

For details: Click here.

The Challenge (put simply): Read graphic novels. There are several levels of participation. I'm shooting for the Majors level of 12 books.

My list of possibles:

The Sandman: The Doll's House by Neil Gaiman

The United States Constitution: A Graphic Adaptation by Jonathan Hennessey

Fables Vol. 2: Animal Farm by Bill Willingham

Fun Home by Alison Bechdel

Rose by Jeff Smith

Mouse Guard: Fall 1152 by David Petersen

The Complete Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi

Nightmares & Fairy Tales: Once Upon a Time by Serena Valentino

Castle Waiting by Linda Medley

The Plain Janes by Cecil Castellucci and Jim Rugg

Fax From Sarajevo by Joe Kubert

Palestine by Joe Sacco

The Tale of One Bad Rat by Bryan Talbot

Berlin: City of Stones by Jason Lutes

Amulet: Book One The Stonekeeper by Kazu Kibuishi

American Born Chinese by Gene Luen Yang

Skim by Mariko Tamaki and Jillian Tamaki

The Stuff of Life: A Graphic Guide to Genetics and DNA by Mark Schultz

Bonus reads:
The Sandman: Dream Country by Neil Gaiman
The Sandman: Season of Mists by Neil Gaiman
Fables: Storybook Love by Bill Willingham
Fables: March of the Wooden Soldiers by Bill Willingham
The Sandman: A Game of You by Neil Gaiman
The Essential Dykes to Watch Out For by Alison Bechdel
Pedro and Me by Judd Winick
Janes in Love Cecil Castellucci and Jim Rugg
Rapunzel's Revenge by Shannon Hale, Dean Hale, and Nathan Hale
Death: At Death's Door by Jill Thompson
A.D.: New Orleans After the Deluge by Josh Neufeld
Bone: One Volume Edition by Jeff Smith

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