TOP

Amazon picks its best comics and graphic novels of 2011

by  in Comic News Comment

Hot on the heels of the Publishers Weekly list arrives Amazon’s 10 best comics and graphic novels of 2011. While five books appear on both lists, Amazon’s is arguably more diverse, with the addition of a superhero collection, a true-crime story and an archival comic strip volume.

  • Habibi, by Craig Thompson (Pantheon)
  • Mister Wonderful: A Love Story, by Daniel Clowes (Pantheon)
  • Hark! A Vagrant, by Kate Beaton (Drawn and Quarterly)
  • Big Questions, by Anders Nilsen (Drawn and Quarterly)
  • Pogo: The Complete Daily & Sunday Comic Strips, Vol. 1: Through the Wild Blue Wonder, by Walt Kelly (Fantagraphics)
  • Batman: The Black Mirror, by Scott Snyder, Jock and Francesco Francavilla (DC Comics)
  • Love and Rockets: New Stories #4, by Gilbert and Jaime Hernandez (Fantagraphics)
  • King of the Flies: The Origin of the World, by Mezzo and Pirus (Fantagraphics)
  • Green River Killer: A True Detective Story, by Jeff Jensen and Jonathan Case (Dark Horse)
  • Daytripper, by Gabriel Ba and Fabio Moon (DC Comics/Vertigo)