The roll-out of best of lists continues, with Amazon’s editors picking Sandman Overture as the year’s top graphic novel. The rest of the list (Note I’ve added creators names where the Amazon listing didn’t include it.)

The Sandman: Overture Deluxe Edition by Neil Gaiman and JH Williams III
Star Wars Vol. 1 by Jason Aaron and John Cassaday
The Arab of the Future: A Childhood in the Middle East, 1978-1984: A Graphic Memoir by Riad Sattouf
One-Punch Man, Vol. 1 by ONE and Yusuke Murata
The Multiversity Deluxe Edition by Grant Morrison and various
Bitch Planet Vol 1 by Kelly Sue Deconnick and Valentine DeLeandro
Nimona by Noelle Stevenson
Wytches Vol. 1 by Scott Snyder and Jock
Step Aside, Pops: A Hark! A Vagrant Collection by Kate Beaton
Hawkeye Vol. 4: Rio Bravo by Matt Fraction and Chris Eliopoulos
Batgirl Vol. 1: The Batgirl of Burnside by Cameron Stewart, Brendan Fletcher and Babs Tarr
Gotham Academy Vol. 1: Welcome to Gotham Academy by Becky Cloonan and Kerschl,Karl
The Complete Eightball 1-18 by Daniel Clowes
The Autumnlands Volume 1: Tooth and Claw by Kurt Busiek and Ben Dewey
Black Widow Vol. 2: The Tightly Tangled Web by Nathan Edmondson and Phil Noto
Deadpool Vol. 7: Axis by Brian Posehn and Gerry Duggan
The Story of My Tits by Jennifer Hayden
The New Deal by Jonathan Case
Transformers vs. G.I. Joe, Vol. 1 by Tom Scioli and John Barber

Roller Girl by Victoria Jamieson and Baba Yaga’s Assistant by Marika McCoola and Emily Carroll made the Kids list as did crossover books The Marvels by Brian Selznick and The Princess and the Pony by Kate Beaton


  1. Hawkeye Vol. 4: Rio Bravo by Matt Fraction and Chris Eliopoulos

    I think David Aja and Francesco Francavilla helped a little also.

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