Graphic novels combine the visual punch of film with the visceral thrill of potential paper cuts. Today's Groupon rouses idle hands with stirring page turners: for $20, you get $40 worth of comics purchased online from Fantagraphics Books. For more than 30 years, Fantagraphics Books has championed paneled pictures' expressive potential by publishing independent graphic novels and comics by award-winning authors and artists. Legally crack the spines of new releases, such as The Extraordinary Adventures of Adèle Blanc-Sec ($24.99), hardcover boxed sets of classic serials, such as Peanuts ($49.95), or deluxe editions of lauded books, such as Ghost World ($39.99).
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