Thursday, January 14, 2021

Top 10 Selling 'Adult Graphic Novels' of 2020

16.2 million adult graphic novels were sold in print in 2020, according to a report from the publishing tracking service the NPD Group.

With those sales (led by My Hero Academia), the 'Adult Graphic Novels' portion of the North America book industry jumped 29.1% compared to 2019.

Here are the top 10 selling 'Adult Graphic Novels' of 2020:

1. The Boy, The Mole, The Fox, and the Horse by Charlie Mackesy

2. My Hero Academia Volume 1 by Kohei Horikoshi

3. Strange Planet by Nathan W. Pyle

4. My Hero Academia Volume 2 by Kohei Horikoshi

5. Demon Slayer: Kimetsu No Yaiba Volume 1 by Koyoharu Gotouge

6. My Hero Academia Volume 24 by Kohei Horikoshi

7. My Hero Academia Volume 3 by Kohei Horikoshi

8. Stranger Planet by Nathan W. Pyle

9. My Hero Academia Volume 23 by Kohei Horikoshi

10. Uzumaki by Junji Ito

 * Only three of those titles debuted in 2020 - My Hero Academia 23 and 24, and Stranger Planet.