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Graphic Novels with Local Roots


Did you know that London and surrounding area is chock-full of graphic novelists? Listed below are just a few.

  •  Bryan Lee O'Malley - this former Londoner is most well-known for his Scott Pilgrim graphic novels, which were adapted for the big screen in 2010. He has just released a new novel, Seconds.

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  •  Jeff Lemire - Hailing from Southwestern Ontario, Jeff is another award winner who currently writes for DC Comics, among other ventures. His trilogy of graphic novels Essex County are set in an imaginary version of his hometown, the eccentric farming community of - you guessed it - Essex County.

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