Want to get into comics? 15 great Canadian books to get you started

Want to read graphic novels, but not sure where to start? These 15 books will give you a taste of Canada's contribution to the format.
Brian K. Vaughan was entered into the Comic Book Hall of Fame by the Eisner Awards in 2015. (Ethan Miller for Getty Images/Image Comics)

If you ever wanted to get into comics, but didn't know where to start, we've got you covered. Here are 15 awesome Canadian comics, graphic novels and illustrated books you should check out.


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