2021 Great Graphic Novels for Teens Nominees

Great Graphic Novels for Teens is a list of recommended graphic novels and illustrated nonfiction for those ages 12-18, prepared yearly by YALSA. Click on the title of each book to be taken to the blog post featuring a review, or browse all blog posts here. You can see previous lists on the YALSA website and on the Teen Book Finder app.

If you’d like to suggest a title, please fill out this form. Publishers: contact info for the coordinator of this list can be found at the bottom of this page.

New #GGN2021 nominations are generally published to the Hub on Thursdays.

#GGN2021 Nomination Posts:



The 2021 Great Graphic Novels Blogging Team is:

  • Crystal Chen, coordinator
  • Erin Durrett
  • Denise Farley
  • Thea Hashagen
  • Kacy Helwick
  • Tina Lerno
  • Katherine Mowery
  • Matisse Mozer
  • Mike Pawuk
  • Christine Pyles
  • Celeste Rhoads
  • Shaira Rock
  • Becky Standal
  • Sam Stavole-Carter
  • Isaiah West

Previous Years’ Blog Posts: