20 Favorite Graphic Novels for Middle and High School

  1. “Maus” by Art Spiegelman
  2. “Persepolis” by Marjane Satrapi
  3. “Bone” by Jeff Smith
  4. “Watchmen” by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons
  5. “Amulet” series by Kazu Kibuishi
  6. “Smile” by Raina Telgemeier
  7. “Saga” by Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples
  8. “Ghost World” by Daniel Clowes
  9. “Nimona” by Noelle Stevenson
  10. “American Born Chinese” by Gene Luen Yang
  11. “Drama” by Raina Telgemeier
  12. “This One Summer” by Mariko Tamaki and Jillian Tamaki
  13. “The Sandman” by Neil Gaiman
  14. “El Deafo” by Cece Bell
  15. “The Arrival” by Shaun Tan
  16. “The Umbrella Academy” by Gerard Way and Gabriel Bá
  17. “March” trilogy by John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell
  18. “Scott Pilgrim” series by Bryan Lee O’Malley
  19. “Blankets” by Craig Thompson
  20. “Ms. Marvel” by G. Willow Wilson and Adrian Alphona

These graphic novels offer diverse genres, themes, and art styles, making them engaging and appropriate for middle and high school students. The full article would include a brief description and recommendation for each book, highlighting their educational and entertainment value for young readers.