New York Times Graphic Books And Manga Best Sellers 2020 Complete List Page 1

There are 68 books in the New York Times Graphic Books and Manga Best Sellers 2020 list. Here are the 30 books ranked from 1 to 30.

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1. Guts

Weeks on the list: 52

by: Raina Telgemeier
Release date: Sep 10, 2019
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Raina finds her tummy trouble might be more than it first appears to be when she goes back to school and faces some fears.

2. New Kid

Weeks on the list: 48

by: Jerry Craft
Release date: Feb 05, 2019
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Jordan Banks, an artistically inclined seventh grader from Washington Heights, has a tough time navigating an upscale private school where diversity is low and maintaining his neighborhood friendships.

3. Smile

Weeks on the list: 43

by: Raina Telgemeier
Release date: Jan 01, 2010
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Raina experiences braces, boy troubles and other plagues of the sixth grade.

4. My Hero Academia, Vol. 1

Weeks on the list: 43

by: Kohei Horikoshi
Release date: Aug 04, 2015
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In a world full of of people who can develop superpowers, Izuku Midoriya is just a “normal” teenager. Will a chance encounter with a superhero change his fate? Most likely!

5. Drama

Weeks on the list: 39

by: Raina Telgemeier
Release date: Jan 01, 2012
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Callie becomes the stage manager for her middle school’s production of “Moon Over Mississippi.”

6. Sisters

Weeks on the list: 34

by: Raina Telgemeier
Release date: Jan 01, 2014
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Raina is stuck in the back seat between her younger brother and sister for a weeklong road trip in this family memoir.

7. Fgteev Presents: Into The Game!

Weeks on the list: 31

by: FGTeeV
Release date: Jan 07, 2020
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Four kids battle their way through video games to rescue Moomy and Duddy.

8. Baby-Sitters Little Sister: Karen’s Witch

Weeks on the list: 30

by: Ann M Martin
Release date: Dec 26, 2019
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Karen wants to prove her neighbor is a witch named Morbidda Destiny.

9. Best Friends

Weeks on the list: 30

by: Shannon Hale
Release date: Aug 27, 2019
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Shannon struggles to keep up with what is considered cool by the sixth-grade in-crowd known as the Group.

10. Strange Planet

Weeks on the list: 30

by: Nathan W Pyle
Release date: Nov 01, 2019
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Moments from the life cycle of a planet’s inhabitants including “Being Gains a Sibling” and “Being Begins a Vocation.”

11. Baby-Sitters Little Sister: Karen’s Roller Skates

Weeks on the list: 22

by: Ann M Martin
Release date: Jul 07, 2020
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After taking a tumble, Karen sets out to get her friends and someone famous to sign her cast.

12. My Hero Academia, Vol. 2

Weeks on the list: 18

by: Kohei Horikoshi
Release date: Nov 03, 2015
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In a world full of people who can develop superpowers, Izuku Midoriya is just a “normal” teenager. Will a chance encounter with a superhero change his fate?

13. Becoming Brianna

Weeks on the list: 17

by: Terri Libenson
Release date: May 05, 2020
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The fourth book in the Emmie & Friends series. A middle school girl goes outside her comfort zone.

14. Demon Slayer: Kimetsu No Yaiba, Vol. 1

Weeks on the list: 17

by: Koyoharu Gotouge
Release date: Jul 03, 2018
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A young charcoal seller must avenge his family by destroying the demon that slaughtered them.

15. Investigators

Weeks on the list: 14

by: John Patrick Green
Release date: Mar 31, 2020
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The super spy alligators Mango and Brash are awash in crimes to investigate.

16. Nat Enough

Weeks on the list: 13

by: Maria Scrivan
Release date: Apr 07, 2020
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As she starts a new school year, Natalie learns to focus on who she is rather than who she isn’t.

17. Jacky Ha-Ha

Weeks on the list: 13

by: James Patterson Chris Grabenstein adapted Adam Rau Betty C Tang
Release date: May 04, 2020
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A graphic novel version of the story about a class clown trying to distract herself from serious matters.

18. Stranger Planet

Weeks on the list: 13

by: Nathan W Pyle
Release date: Jun 16, 2020
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A sequel to “Strange Planet” that explores the subjects of traditions, nature, emotions and knowledge.

19. March: Book One

Weeks on the list: 13

by: John Lewis Andrew Aydin
Release date: Jan 01, 2013
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Representative John Lewis describes his childhood and the beginning of his involvement in the civil rights movement. The first volume of a trilogy.

20. Ghosts

Weeks on the list: 13

by: Raina Telgemeier
Release date: Sep 13, 2016
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Two sisters discover that their quiet coastal town is haunted.

21. Persepolis

Weeks on the list: 12

by: Marjane Satrapi
Release date: Jan 01, 2003
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A memoir of the author’s life from ages 6 to 14 in Iran, during and after its 1979 revolution, depicted through black-and-white comic strip images.

22. Camp

Weeks on the list: 9

by: Kayla Miller
Release date: Apr 23, 2019
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Olive and Willow’s friendship is tested when they go to summer camp.

23. My Hero Academia, Vol. 24

Weeks on the list: 9

by: Kohei Horikoshi
Release date: Jun 02, 2020
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The Meta Liberation Army prepares for a new metahuman revolution but Tomura plans to fight.

24. The Horrifyingly Haunted Hack-A-Ween

Weeks on the list: 9

by: Meredith Rusu
Release date: Jul 01, 2020
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When Mr. Krupp and Melvin campaign to make Halloween illegal, George and Harold create a workaround.

25. Investigators: Take The Plunge

Weeks on the list: 9

by: John Patrick Green
Release date: Sep 29, 2020
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Mango and Brash go undercover as city sewer workers to search for the criminal Crackerdile.

26. Class Act

Weeks on the list: 9

by: Jerry Craft
Release date: Oct 06, 2020
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Drew Ellis finds he must work 10 times as hard as his privileged classmates at the Riverdale Academy Day School.

27. My Hero Academia, Vol. 25

Weeks on the list: 9

by: Kohei Horikoshi
Release date: Oct 06, 2020
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Tomura fights the leader of the Meta Liberation Army.

28. Watchmen

Weeks on the list: 8

by: Alan Moore
Release date: May 20, 2019
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The 2019 edition of this 1986 title. An unknown assassin goes after a group of disgraced superheroes.

29. Snug

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Catana Chetwynd
Release date: Feb 04, 2020
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A collection of slice-of-life moments in a love relationship.

30. My Hero Academia, Vol. 23

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Kohei Horikoshi
Release date: Feb 04, 2020
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Midoriya is under Shinso’s mind control while the Meta Liberation Army develops a potentially difficult presence.

Last updated on December 9, 2021