Comics and Manga


If you like comics, manga, or anime and want to discuss them with others, LFPL has just the thing for you!



Great News!

LFPL will once again be manning a booth at Derby City Comic Con on June 20-21, 2015 at the Kentucky International Convention Center.

Hope to see you there!


Anthony, the Discusion Group’s moderator,
talking to a fellow comic fan 

(Photo by Cameron Miquelon)

Graphic Novel Discussion Group @ the Main Library

Moderator:  Anthony Buchanan – (502) 574-1611

Meets at the Main Library on the second Monday  every month.

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:


April 13, 2015 @ 6:00 PM - Manga for Adults


May 11, 2015 @ 6:00 PM – Planetary

Check out the Main’s  Suggested Reading Lists



Anime Afternoons @ the Shawnee Branch

Teens and Adults 17 years of age and older are welcome.

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:

  • Friday, March 27, 2015 @ 2:00 PM
  • Friday, April 24, 2015 @ 2;00 PM


Graphic Novels Book Club @ the Shawnee Branch

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:

For more info, please call 574-1722.


Graphic Novel Discussion Group is coming to the

Highlands-Shelby Park Branch for a day!

hspbranch April 15, 2015 @ 6:30 PM – Anthony Buchanan (Moderator of Main’s Group) will be there to discuss your favorite graphic novel, comic book, comic-related movie or television show.


Check out our sister blog for Teens at LFPL.

It has some interesting articles and info about comics and anime at a local branch near you!

Anime Clubs at LFPL

LFPL has five Anime Clubs, one at each of the following branches:

As well, the Bon Air Branch has a Teen Book Club that regularly discusses manga and anime titles. For upcoming meetings times, click here.

Check out the Manga and Anime FAQ created by Katherine Skaggs, Library Assistant at the Highlands-Shelby Park Branch.