graphic novel: (noun) a novel in comic-strip format I thought I'd make that clear because I got raised eyebrows when I said "graphic novel" to my innocent friends. It's a novel and it's illustrated. The one I read is quite famous - Blankets by Craig Thompson. His other, perhaps more famous work, is called Habibi. I actually hadn't realised it was his … Continue reading I read a Graphic Novel! Here’s what I thought.