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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.
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graphic novel

n
(Literary & Literary Critical Terms) a novel in the form of a comic strip
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graph′ic nov′el


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

An extended, self-contained story told in picture strip form.
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
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Selecting and Managing Graphic Novels in your School Library (SLA Guidelines)
As with other formats, there are several ways of approaching the cataloging and classification of graphic novels. Goldsmith identified four common strategies libraries employ when handling a graphic novel collection: (1) assigning Dewey or Library of Congress classification schemes based on intellectual content, without regard to format, (2) determining classification by format, regardless of intellectual content, (3) creating a designated space for graphic novels separate from the rest of the library's collections regardless of classification, and (4) creating a graphic novel browsing collection, where they are placed without treatment by catalogers.
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Graphic Novels: A Guide to Comic Books, Manga, and More, 2nd Edition
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