August 2017 Best-Selling Graphic Novels

Every month, DBD provides a list of the best-selling graphic novels from our publishers based on sales data collected from Nielsen BookScan, Amazon US, Amazon Canada, Amazon Germany, Amazon UK, Amazon France, Nielsen UK, Booknet Canada (CA version of Bookscan), Barnes and Noble, Indigo, and Books-A-Million.

For August, the Starfinder Role-playing Game: Core Rulebook (9781534300415, $16.99) was the best-selling graphic novel. For the full list of the top 25 best-selling graphic novels for August 2017, see below. For last months top 25, click here.


Rank Title ISBN Price Publisher
1 Starfinder Roleplaying Game: Starfinder Core Rulebook 9781601259561  $59.99  Paizo Inc.
2 Paper Girls Volume 3 9781534302235  $12.99  Image
3 Monstress Volume 2: The Blood 9781534303881  $16.99  Image
4 Saga Volume 7 9781534300606  $14.99  Image
5 Monstress Volume 1: Awakening 9781632157096  $9.99  Image
6 Saga Volume 1  9781607066019  $9.99  Image
7 Paper Girls Volume 1 9781632156747  $9.99  Image
8 Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide Volume 47 9781603602099  $29.95  Gemstone
9 The Walking Dead Volume 27 9781534300521  $14.99  Image
10 Motor Crush Volume 1 9781534301894  $9.99  Image
11 Rick and Morty Volume 1 9781620102817  $19.99  Oni Press
12 Kill or Be Killed Volume 2 9781534302280  $16.99  Image
13 Saga Volume 2 9781607066927  $14.99  Image
14 Atomic Blonde: The Coldest City 9781620103814  $14.99  Oni Press
15 Saga Volume 6 9781632157119  $14.99  Image
16 Paper Girls Volume 2  9781632158956  $12.99  Image
17 Reborn 9781534301580  $24.99  Image
18 Saga Volume 3 9781607069317  $14.99  Image
19 The Walking Dead Volume 1: Days Gone Bye 9781582406725  $14.99  Image
20 Rick and Morty Volume 5 9781620104163  $19.99  Oni Press
21

Snotgirl Volume 1: Green Hair Don't Care

9781534300361  $9.99  Image
22 God Country 9781534302341  $16.99  Image
23 Saga Volume 4 9781632150776  $14.99  Image
24 Saga Book Two 9781632159038  $49.99  Image
25 Saga Volume 5 9781632154385  $14.99  Image

Starfinder Roleplaying Game: Core Rulebook Starfinder Roleplaying Game: Core Rulebook
Paizo
Blast off into a galaxy of adventure with the Starfinder Roleplaying Game! This massive 560-page hardcover rulebook is the essential centerpiece of the Starfinder Roleplaying Game, with rules for character creation, magic, gear, and more—everything you need to play Starfinder as either a player or Game Master! >>
Paper Girls Volume 3 Paper Girls Volume 3
Image Comics
Newspaper deliverers Erin, Mac and Tiffany finally reunite with their long-lost friend KJ in an unexpected new era, where the girls must uncover the secret origins of time travel... or risk never returning home to 1988. >>
Monstress Volume 2: The Blood Monstress Volume 2: The Blood
Image Comics
Set in an alternate matriarchal 1900's Asia, in a richly imagined world of art deco-inflected steam punk, MONSTRESS tells the story of a teenage girl who is struggling to survive the trauma of war, and who shares a mysterious psychic link with a monster of tremendous power. >>
Saga Volume 7 Saga Volume 7
Image Comics
From the worldwide bestselling team of FIONA STAPLES and BRIAN K. VAUGHAN, “The War for Phang” is an epic, self-contained SAGA event! Finally reunited with her ever-expanding family, Hazel travels to a war-torn comet that Wreath and Landfall have been battling over for ages. >>
Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide Volume 47 Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide Volume 47
Gemstone Publishing
One of the most influential comic book artists ever, Jim Steranko, brings his compelling mastery of the art form to the cover of the book that has been the Bible of serious collectors, dealers and enthusiasts since 1970!  >>
Walking Dead Volume 27: The Whisperer War Walking Dead Volume 27: The Whisperer War
Image Comics
The time has come. The forces are aligning. The war has begun! Has Rick brought about the demise of everything he's built? Or will he triumph once again? Know this... there will be a cost. Collects THE WALKING DEAD #157-162. >>
Rick and Morty Volume 1 Rick and Morty Volume 1
Oni Press
Based on the hilarious animated show RICK & MORTY by Dan Harmon and Justin Roiland, depraved genius Rick Sanchez embarks on insane adventures with his awkward grandson Morty across the universe and across time. >>
Atomic Blonde: The Coldest City Atomic Blonde: The Coldest City
Oni Press
MI6 spy Lorraine Broughton was sent to Berlin to investigate the death of another agent, and the disappearance of a list revealing every spy working there. She found a powder keg of mistrust, assassinations and bad defections that ended with the murder of MI6's top officer, as the Berlin Wall was torn down. >>
Disney Manga: Descendants Rotten to the Core Trilogy Volume 1 Disney Manga: Descendants Rotten to the Core Trilogy Volume 1
Tokyopop
The children of the most frightening Disney villains (VKs) are invited to attend the elite academy of Auradon Prep to learn to be good. But Mal, Evie, Jay & Carlos have a sneaky plan to steal the fairy godmother’s wand to rescue their parents from exile. >>
Murder Ballads Murder Ballads
Z2 Comics
Convinced that the brothers are the key to his salvation, Nate's desperate to make an album with them before someone else - but he needs money. Money he doesn't have and can't get through any conventional means. So he persuades Donny and Marvell to join him in a crazy scheme to raise the funds needed to produce their record.  >>