Celebrate Black History Through Graphic Novels

February is Black History Month, and the world of graphic novels is filled ways to celebrate and learn about the rich culture of Black History in America. Check out a full list of DBD publisher product that tie in to Black History Month.

 

Black History in its Own Words
Image Comics

9781534301535 | $16.99
Hardcover - 88 pages - Ages: 16+
Release Date: 02/14/2017

A look at Black History framed by those who made it. Black History in its Own Words presents quotes of dozens of black luminaries with portraits & illustrations by Ronald Wimberly. Featuring the memorable words and depictions of Angela Davis, Jean-Michael Basquiat, Kanye West, Zadie Smith, Ice Cube, Dave Chappelle, James Baldwin, Spike Lee and more.

 

Graphic Classics Volume 22: African-American Classics
Eureka Productions

9780982563045 | $17.95
Softcover - 144 pages - Ages 13+ 
Release Date: 01/03/2012 

African-American Classics presents 23 stories and poems from America's earliest Black authors, illustrated by contemporary African-American artists. Featured are stories by W.E.B. Du Bois, Jean Toomer, Charles W. Chesnutt and Zora Neale Hurston. Plus poems by Langston Hughes, Paul Laurence Dunbar and other great writers.


Publisher Title ISBN Price
Action Lab Princeless Book 1: Deluxe Edition Hardcover 9781632291202 $ 24.99
Action Lab Princeless Book 2: Deluxe Edition Hardcover 9781632291646 $ 19.99
Action Lab Princeless Book 3: The Pirate Princess Deluxe Hardcover 9781632293619 $ 19.99
Action Lab Princeless Short Stories Volume 1 9781939352491 $ 11.99
Action Lab Princeless Volume 1 Spanish Edition 9781632292346 $ 14.99
Action Lab Princeless Volume 1: Save Yourself 9781939352545 $ 11.99
Action Lab Princeless Volume 2: Get Over Yourself 9780985965242 $ 14.95
Action Lab Princeless Volume 3: The Pirate Princess 9781632291028 $ 14.99
Action Lab Princeless Volume 4: Be Yourself 9781632291165 $ 14.99
Action Lab Princeless Volume 5: Make Yourself Part 1 9781632291684 $ 14.99
Action Lab Princeless Volume 6: Make Yourself Part 2 9781632293305 $ 14.99
Action Lab Princeless: Raven the Pirate Princess Book 1: Captain Raven and the All-Girl Pirate Crew 9781632291196 $ 14.99
Action Lab Princeless: Raven the Pirate Princess Book 2: Free Women  9781632291295 $ 14.99
Action Lab Princeless: Raven the Pirate Princess Book 3: Two Boys, Five Girls, and Three Love Stories 9781632291400 $ 14.99
Action Lab Princeless: Raven the Pirate Princess Book 4: Two Ships in the Night 9781632292643 $ 14.99
Action Lab Princeless: Raven the Pirate Princess Book 5: Get Lost Together 9781632293671 $ 14.99
Aftershock Comics  Dreaming Eagles 9781935002949 $ 29.99
Black Mask Comics Black AF: America's Sweetheart 9781628751918 $  9.99
Eureka Productions Graphic Classics Volume 22: African-American Classics 9780982563045 $ 17.95
Image Comics Black History in Its Own Words 9781534301535 $ 16.99
Image Comics Afar 9781632159410 $ 14.99
Image Comics Loose Ends 9781534302150 $ 16.99
Image Comics Bingo Love 9781534307506 $   .99
Image Comics Prince of Cats 9781632159267 $ 24.99
Lion Forge Black Comix Returns 9781942367376 $ 29.99
Lion Forge Cloudia & Rex Vol 1 9781942367307 $  9.99
Lion Forge Superb Vol. 1: Life After the Fallout 9781941302408 $ 14.99
Lion Forge The Castoffs Vol. 1: Mage Against The Machine 9781941302279 $ 12.99
Lion Forge The Castoffs Vol. 3: Rise of the Machines 9781941302736 $ 12.99
Lion Forge The Castoffs Vol.2: Into the Wastelands 9781941302323 $ 12.99
Valiant Secret Weapons 9781682152294 $  9.99

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