News Directions Featured Products Coupons E-Mail List facebook New This Week Coming Next Week Store Pictures E-Bay Auctions Subscriptions Top 150 Twitter Fun Stuff

 The Great Escape List of the Top 150 Most Essential Graphic Novels and Series

The Great Escape List of the Top 150
Most Essential Graphic Novels and Series

Your Must-Read Comic Book Bucket List


(In alphabetical order)


  1. 300
  2. Animal Man V. I, II, III
  3. Astonishing X-Men V. I, II, III, IV
  4. Astro City V. I, II, III
  5. Avengers: Defenders War
  6. Avengers: Disassembled
  7. Avengers: Kang - Time and Time Again
  8. Avengers: Kree / Skrull War
  9. Authority V. I, II
  10. Banner (Hulk)
  11. Batman Arkham Asylum
  12. Batman Black and White V. I, II, III
  13. Batman Chronicles V. 1-9
  14. Batman Dark Knight Returns
  15. Batman Dark Victory
  16. Batman Greatest Stories Ever Told V. I, II
  17. Batman Haunted Knight
  18. Batman Hush
  19. Batman Killing Joke
  20. Batman Long Halloween
  21. Batman Year One
  22. Blackest Night
  23. Blankets
  24. Bone V. 1-9
  25. Books of Magic (Gaiman)
  26. Box Office Poison
  27. Captain America: New Deal
  28. Chew V. I
  29. Civil War
  30. Criminal V. I, II, III, IV
  31. Crisis on Infinite Earths
  32. Daredevil (Miller and Janson) V. I, II, III
  33. Daredevil Born Again
  34. Daredevil The Man without Fear
  35. Dark Tower V. I, II, III
  36. DC: New Frontier
  37. Death of Captain Marvel
  38. Death: The High Cost of Living
  39. Earth X
  40. Ex Machina V. 1-9
  41. Fables V. 1-13
  42. Fantastic Four: In Search of Galactus
  43. Fantastic Four: Visionaries: Byrne V. 0-8
  44. Fantastic Four: Visionaries: Perez V. 1-2
  45. Fantastic Four: Visionaries: Simonson V. 1-3
  46. Flash: Return of Barry Allen
  47. Flash: Terminal Velocity
  48. Flash: Dead Heat
  49. Flash: Ignition
  50. Greatest Flash Stories Ever Told
  51. From Hell
  52. Golem's Mighty Swing
  53. Green Lantern / Green Arrow V. I, II
  54. Green Lantern: Emerald Dawn V. I
  55. Green Lantern: Emerald Twilight / New Dawn
  56. Greatest Green Lantern Stories Ever Told
  57. Hellblazer: Damnation's Flame
  58. Hellblazer: Son of Man
  59. Hellblazer: Tainted Love
  60. Hellboy V. I, II, III
  61. House of M
  62. Hulk Visionaries: Peter David V. 1-7
  63. Hulk: Planet Hulk
  64. I Kill Giants
  65. Immortal Iron Fist V. 1-5
  66. Infinity Gauntlet
  67. Invincible Iron Man: Extremis
  68. Invincible Iron Man: World's Most Wanted V. I, II
  69. Invincible Ultimate Collection V. 1-5
  70. Iron Man Armor Wars V. I, II
  71. Iron Man: Demon in a Bottle
  72. Iron Man: Doom Quest
  73. Irredeemable V. I, II, III, IV
  74. JLA Avengers
  75. JLA Deluxe Edition V. I, II, III
  76. JLA Year One
  77. Joker (Azzarello)
  78. JSA: Golden Age
  79. Kingdom Come
  80. League of Extraordinary Gentlemen V. I
  81. Legion of Super Heroes: Great Darkness Saga
  82. Life and Times of Martha Washington
  83. Life Eaters
  84. Locke and Key V. I, II, III
  85. Marvel 1602
  86. Marvel 1985
  87. Marvel Zombies V. I
  88. Mage: Hero Discovered
  89. Marvels
  90. Midnight Nation
  91. Maus Survivors Tale V. I, II
  92. New Avengers V. I
  93. New Teen Titans: Judas Contract
  94. New Teen Titans: Terra Incognito
  95. Palestine
  96. Planetary V. I, II, III, and Planetary: Crossing Worlds
  97. Powers V. 1-12
  98. Preacher V. 1-9
  99. Punisher Born
  100. Punisher Max V. I, II, III
  101. Punisher: Circle of Blood
  102. Queen and Country V. 1-7
  103. Return of Superman
  104. Rising Stars V. 1-5
  105. Sandman V. 1-10
  106. Secret Wars II Omnibus
  107. Secret Wars Omnibus
  108. Sin City V. 1-7
  109. Sky Scrapers of the Midwest
  110. Spawn V. 1-6
  111. Best of Spider-Man V. I, II, III, IV
  112. Spider Man: Death of the Staceys
  113. Spider-Man: Blue
  114. Spider-Man: Kraven's Last Hunt
  115. Squadron Supreme
  116. Starman V. 1-5
  117. Strangers in Paradise (New Edition) V. 1-6
  118. All Star Superman
  119. Superman Chronicles V. 1-8
  120. Superman for all Seasons
  121. Superman: Death of Superman
  122. Superman: Red Son
  123. Superman: Whatever Happened to the Man of Tomorrow
  124. Greatest Superman Stories Ever Told
  125. Swamp Thing (Alan Moore) V. 1-9
  126. Teenagers from Mars
  127. Thor (Straczynski) V. I, II, III
  128. Thor Visionaries: Simonson V. I
  129. Ultimate Spider-Man V. 1-22
  130. Ultimate X-Men V. I
  131. Ultimates V. I, II
  132. Understanding Comics
  133. Unknown Soldier V. I, II
  134. V for Vendetta
  135. Walking Dead V. 1-12
  136. Watchmen
  137. Will Eisner's Contract with God Trilogy
  138. Wolverine (Claremont / Miller)
  139. Wolverine Origins
  140. Wolverine: Old Man Logan
  141. Wolverine: Weapon X
  142. Wonder Woman V. 1, II, III, IV
  143. Greatest Wonder Woman Stories Ever Told
  144. World's Greatest Superheroes
  145. X-men: Complete Age of Apocalypse V. I, II, III, IV
  146. X-Men: Dark Phoenix Saga
  147. X-Men: Fall of the Mutants
  148. X-Men: Kitty Pride and Wolverine
  149. X-Men: Mutant Massacre
  150. Y the Last Man V. 1-10