Comics and Manga

Well, it’s about that time of the year…Best Of lists time!

Check out PW’s Best Books 2015: Graphic Novels.

“The best adult graphic novels of 2015 includes book two of March, John Lewis’s epic Civil Rights history.”


For the full list, click here.

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

 Display Sign for Graphic Novels

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:

December 14, 2015 @ 6:00 PM – The World of Webcomics


January 11, 2016 – Dystopian Narratives in Comics

February 08, 2016 – The Art of War: Comics Journalism by Joe Sacco (reader’s choice)

Check out our Suggested Reading Lists



Anime Afternoons @ the Shawnee Branch

Adults 18 years of age and older are welcome.

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:

  • Saturday, November 28, 2015 – Starts @ 2:00 PM
  • Saturday, December 26, 2015 – Starts @ 2:00 PM


Graphic Novels Book Club @ the Shawnee Branch

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:

December 4, 2015 – In December, we’re reading Showa 1939-1944: A Modern History of Japan by Shigeru Mizuki, about WWII-era Japan – from the perspective of a famous Japanese artist who was in the Imperial Army!


For more info, please call 574-1722. 



Anime/Manga Clubs at LFPL

LFPL has five Anime/Manga Clubs for Teens, one at each of the following branches:


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Teen Outpost (located at Highlands-Shelby Park)


Teen Underground (located at the Main Branch)

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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.