The Most Mind-Bending Graphic Novels

We’ve collected The Best Books of 2023 into dozens of unique 3-book lists, featuring superlative titles across genres, sorted into categories that range from the expected to the decidedly unexpected.

See all 70 of our Best Books of 2023 lists here.

We’ve collected The Best Books of 2023 into dozens of unique 3-book lists, featuring superlative titles across genres, sorted into categories that range from the expected to the decidedly unexpected.

See all 70 of our Best Books of 2023 lists here.

With the arrival of the Scott Pilgrim Takes Off anime series on Netflix, it is the perfect time to jump into this beloved Eisner Award–winning graphic novel universe. Bryan Lee O'Malley's wholly unique tale is an unconventional love story, an action-packed battle royale, a slice of life and so much more.

With the arrival of the Scott Pilgrim Takes Off anime series on Netflix, it is the perfect time to jump into this beloved Eisner Award–winning graphic novel universe. Bryan Lee O'Malley's wholly unique tale is an unconventional love story, an action-packed battle royale, a slice of life and so much more.