graphic novel

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graphic novel:

see comic stripcomic strip,
combination of cartoon with a story line, laid out in a series of pictorial panels across a page and concerning a continuous character or set of characters, whose thoughts and dialogues are indicated by means of "balloons" containing written speech.
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Marissa Meyer continues her Lunar Chronicles series with the original graphic novel, Wires and Nerve.
The next Marvel Original Graphic Novel is going to be Spider-Man: Family Business.
Set during "The Terror," arguably the most bloody-minded period of the French Revolution, this third volume of original graphic novels is co-published by NBM's ComicsLit imprint and France's famed Louvre museum.
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John Wagner (the writer) and Vince Locke (the artist) were the creators of the original graphic novel, though the script for the film was freely adapted by screenwriter Josh Olson.
Author Mat Johnson, creator of the award-winning novel Hunting in Harlem (Bloomsbury, 2003), is writing Incognegro, his first original graphic novel, for Vertigo.
Weil, according to this clever and wholly original graphic novel, they read comics-just like this one, which was supposedly found by an earthling.
Vimanarama is an unforgettable and highly original graphic novel - with the emphasis on vim.
Now available in a brand new paperback edition, Tonoharu Part One is an original graphic novel about living as an expatriate in a foreign land, and the steep language and cultural barriers that obstruct interpersonal socialization.
Dalrymple has drawn inspiration from a variety of famous science fiction books and movies, creating a high-quality, original graphic novel.
For Greg Rucka and Steve Lieber who wrote and illustrated the original graphic novel, the evening rated as a surreal thrill, given that the book was published in 1996.