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

The Walking Dead Volume 28 The Walking Dead Volume 28
Image Comics
In the aftermath of The Whisperer War--ALL IS LOST as Rick and all of Alexandria fight for survival against the largest horde of walkers they’ve ever faced. >>
Critical Role: Tal'Dorei Campaign Setting Critical Role: Tal'Dorei Campaign Setting
Green Ronin Publishing
Until now, the wondrous and dangerous lands of Tal'Dorei have been the sole stomping grounds of the show's adventuring company, Vox Machina. But now, you can explore these realms in a tome from the pen of Game Master Matt Mercer himself! >>
The Walking Dead: Here's Negan The Walking Dead: Here's Negan
Image Comics
Since his debut, the charismatic psychopath has antagonized Rick Grimes, murdered his friend with a baseball bat wrapped in barb wire (which he calls "Lucille"), and led the Saviors into war against Alexandria and the neighboring communities. But who was he before society broke down? >>
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. >>
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! >>
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. >>
Shovel Knight: Official Design Works Shovel Knight: Official Design Works
Udon Entertainment
This epic tome ollects the fun and original artwork behind this landmark title. Inside you’ll find key art, character concepts, enemy designs, sprite sheets, unused ideas, and an all-new Shovel Knight tribute art gallery. >>
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!  >>
Lighter Than My Shadow Lighter Than My Shadow
Lion Forge
Lighter Than My Shadow is a hand-drawn story of struggle and recovery, a trip into the black heart of a taboo illness, an exposure of those who are so weak as to prey on the weak, and an inspiration to anybody who believes in the human power to endure towards happiness. >>
Bernie Wrightson: Art and Designs for the Gang of Seven Animation Studio Bernie Wrightson: Art and Designs for the Gang of Seven Animation Studio
Hermes Press
Lighter Than My Shadow is a hand-drawn story of struggle and recovery, a trip into the black heart of a taboo illness, an exposure of those who are so weak as to prey on the weak, and an inspiration to anybody who believes in the human power to endure towards happiness. >>