Comics can be thought-provoking, boundary-breaking, emotionally complex, and all the things that books without pictures can be. Any kid who’s ever devoured a title such as Anya’s Ghost, Invisible Emmie or A Wrinkle in Time: The Graphic Novel can already tell you this. Some parents, though, could use more convincing….
Marvel and DC superhero movies continue to tear up the box-office – which means there are a lot of newly minted comic fans looking to sink their teeth into the medium. Here are some of our personal favourites.