graphic novel

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graphic novel

n.
A novel whose narrative is related through a combination of text and art, often in comic-strip form.

graphic novel

n
(Literary & Literary Critical Terms) a novel in the form of a comic strip

graph′ic nov′el


n.
a novel in the form of comic strips.
[1985–90]

graphic novel

An extended, self-contained story told in picture strip form.
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Although Czerwiec's account of the early days of her nursing career could easily stand alone as a graphic novella, Taking Turns becomes a hybrid text as she intertwines her own story of Unit 371 with the first-person accounts of her colleagues.
1] Metro (2007) by Magdy Al-Shafee and the graphic novella The Apartment in Bab El-Louk (2014) written by Donia Maher and with art by Ganzeer experiment with conventions of noir crime fiction to reflect on political realities in contemporary Cairo and the regionmore broadly.
Carrey had poked fun at LaBeouf's recent mini-plagiarism scandal, in which he was called out for liberally borrowing from Daniel Clowes' graphic novella 'Justin M.
Students interested in manga and anime can create either a graphic novella or short film.
In her debut graphic novella, Finnish cartoonist Amanda Vahamaki proves to be a master at depicting the indeterminate menace and subtly modulating emotional atmosphere of dreams, recognizing that nocturnal visions can shift into nightmares in the time it takes a matronly woman to set down a tray of food and pull out a pair of dental pliers.
com, an online romance graphic novella website, has announced that it is launching a Spanish section of its site called Queridamia.