Forbes Names Top 10 Graphic Novels of 2017

Rob Salkowitz, author and pop culture consultant for Forbes Magazine, lists the Top 10 Best Graphic Novels of 2017. Of Diamond publishers, The Sound of the World By Heart from Lion Forge was named one of the top titles with Black Volume 1 from Black Mask Studios getting an honorable mention. To view last year's list, click here.


Top 10 Best Graphic Novels

  • The Best We Could Do by Thi Bui (Abrams)
  • The Sound of the World By Heart by Giacomo Bevilacqua (Lion Forge)
  • Black Hammer: Secret Origins by Jeff Lemire and Dean Ormston (Dark Horse)
  • The Flintstones Volume 2: Bedrock Bedlam by Mark Russell and Steve Pugh (DC Comics)
  • I Am Alfonso Jones by Tony Medina and Stacey Robinson (Tu Books)
  • Imagine Wanting Only This by Kristen Radtke (Pantheon)
  • My Favorite Thing is Monsters by Emil Ferris (Fantagraphics)
  • Poppies of Iraq by Brigitte Findakly, Lewis Trondheim, and Trondheim (Drawn & Quarterly)
  • Stone Heart: The Nameless City by Faith Erin Hicks (First Second)
  • Wonder Woman: The Lies, Wonder Woman: Year One by Greg Rucka, Nicola Scott, and Liam Sharp (DC Comics) 
  • Wonder Woman: The Truth by Greg Rucka, Nicola Scott, and Liam Sharp (DC Comics) 

Honorable Mentions

  • The Wendy Project by Melissa Jane Osborne and Veronica Fish (SuperGenius/Papercutz)
  • Black by Kwanza Osajyfeo, Tim Smith 3, and Jamal Igle (Black Mask)
  • Hellboy in Hell by Mike Mignola (Dark Horse)
  • Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur: The Smartest There Is by Amy Reeder, Brandon Montclaire, and Natascha Bustos (Marvel)

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