NYT Graphic Books and Manga

Bestseller List for September 13, 2020

NEW KID
Jerry Craft
HarperCollins
9780062691194
0-06-269119-8
Jordan Banks, an artistically inclined seventh grader from Washington Heights, has a tough time navigating an upscale private school where diversity is low and maintaining his neighborhood friendships.
GUTS
Raina Telgemeier
Scholastic
9780545852500
0-545-85250-1
Raina finds her tummy trouble might be more than it first appears to be when she goes back to school.
BABY-SITTERS LITTLE SISTER: KAREN'S ROLLER SKATES
Ann M Martin
Scholastic
9781338356144
1-338-35614-3
After taking a tumble, Karen sets out to get her friends and someone famous to sign her cast.
MARCH: BOOK ONE
John Lewis and Andrew Aydin
Top Shelf
9781603093002
1-60309-300-1
Representative John Lewis describes his childhood and the beginning of his involvement in the civil rights movement. The first volume of a trilogy.
THE UMBRELLA ACADEMY: APOCALYPSE SUITE
Gerard Way
Dark Horse Books
9781593079789
1-59307-978-8
When their benefactor suddenly dies, seven children with unusual superpowers reunite to save the world.
THE UMBRELLA ACADEMY: HOTEL OBLIVION
Gerard Way
Dark Horse Books
9781506711423
1-5067-1142-1
A few years after Sir Reginald Hargreeves’s death, members of the Umbrella Academy have gone in different directions.
MY HERO ACADEMIA, VOL. 1
Kohei Horikoshi
VIZ Media
9781421582696
1-4215-8269-4
In a world full of of people who can develop superpowers, Izuku Midoriya is just a “normal” teenager. Will a chance encounter with a superhero change his fate? Most likely!
PERSEPOLIS
Marjane Satrapi
Pantheon
9780375714573
0-375-71457-X
A memoir of the author’s life from ages 6 to 14 in Iran, during and after its 1979 revolution, depicted through black-and-white comic strip images.
BECOMING BRIANNA
Terri Libenson
Balzer + Bray
9780062894533
0-06-289453-6
The fourth book in the Emmie & Friends series. A middle school girl goes outside her comfort zone.
THE UMBRELLA ACADEMY: DALLAS
Gerard Way
Dark Horse Books
9781595823458
1-59582-345-X
The loss of a beloved mentor, maniacal assassins and a plot to assassinate John F. Kennedy bedevil the trouble-laden team.
STRANGER PLANET
Nathan W Pyle
Morrow Gift
9780063022607
0-06-302260-5
A sequel to “Strange Planet” that explores the subjects of traditions, nature, emotions and knowledge.
DEMON SLAYER: KIMETSU NO YAIBA, VOL. 1
Koyoharu Gotouge
VIZ Media
9781974700523
1-974700-52-6
A young charcoal seller must avenge his family by destroying the demon that slaughtered them.
CRITICAL ROLE, VOX MACHINA: ORIGINS, VOL. 2
Matt Mercer and Jody Houser
Dark Horse Books
9781506714493
1-5067-1449-8
A group of would-be superheroes come together in this collected edition.
AMERICAN BORN CHINESE
Gene Luen Yang
Square Fish
9780312384487
0-312-38448-3
When his family moves to the suburbs, Jin Wang wonders why he doesn’t fit in with the “all-American boys” in his new school.
VENUS IN THE BLIND SPOT
Junji Ito
VIZ Media
9781974715473
1-974715-47-7
A collection of short horror tales including “The Enigma of Amigara Fault” and an adaptation of Rampo Edogawa’s “Human Chair."