New York Times Paperback Graphic Books Best Sellers 2010 Complete List Page 1

There are 68 books in the New York Times Paperback Graphic Books Best Sellers 2010 list. Here are the 30 books ranked from 1 to 30.

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1. The Walking Dead, Vol. 1

Weeks on the list: 46

by: Robert Kirkman Tony Moore
Release date: Jan 01, 2005
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The gripping story of the human survivors in a world overrun by zombies continues.

2. Watchmen

Weeks on the list: 37

by: Alan Moore Dave Gibbons
Release date: Jan 01, 1987
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This epic tale from 1986 signaled a new maturity in comic books.

3. Scott Pilgrim: Precious Little Life

Weeks on the list: 37

by: Bryan Lee O’Malley
Release date: Aug 14, 2004
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Meet Scott Pilgrim, twentysomething slacker, member of the band Sex Bob-Omb and would-be suitor of Ramona Flowers.

4. Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World

Weeks on the list: 35

by: Bryan Lee O’Malley
Release date: Jan 01, 2010
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Scott Pilgrim faces off against the second of Ramona’s evil ex-boyfriends. What will Knives Chau think? Aren’t THEY dating?

5. Scott Pilgrim: Gets It Together

Weeks on the list: 32

by: Bryan Lee O’Malley
Release date: Jan 01, 2004
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In this fourth volume of the series, Scott gets a job (Best. Dishwasher. Ever) and battles Roxie the ninja, another of Ramona’s evil exes.

6. Scott Pilgrim Vs. The Universe

Weeks on the list: 29

by: Bryan Lee O’Malley
Release date: Jan 01, 2009
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Can Ramona’s twin ex-boyfriends be defeated? Sounds like a job for… Scott Pilgrim.

7. Scott Pilgrim And The Infinite Sadness

Weeks on the list: 28

by: Bryan Lee O’Malley
Release date: Jan 01, 2010
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Scott must face not only Ramona”s third evil ex, but also his own! Oh, and the two exes just happen to be dating each other and in a band. Which can mean only one thing: Bass Battle!

8. V For Vendetta

Weeks on the list: 25

by: Alan Moore David Lloyd
Release date: Jan 01, 2005
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A vigilante tries to free London in a world where Germany won World War II.

9. Scott Pilgrim’S Finest Hour

Weeks on the list: 21

by: Bryan Lee O’Malley
Release date: Jan 01, 2010
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Will Scott survive his final challenge? Can he defeat Gideon Graves, the last of Ramona’s evil exes?

10. The Walking Dead, Vol. 11

Weeks on the list: 21

by: Robert Kirkman Charlie Adlard
Release date: Jan 01, 2010
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The road to Washington is filled with many dangers for Rick and his band of refugees. To say anything more will ruin the story.

11. The Zombie Survival Guide: Recorded Attacks

Weeks on the list: 17

by: Max Brooks
Release date: Jan 01, 2009
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If you want to survive a zombie attack, there may be no better way than to see how past cultures have done it.

12. Chew, Vol. 1

Weeks on the list: 12

by: John Layman Rob Guillory
Release date: Jan 01, 2009
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Talk about taking a bite out of crime! Detective Tony Chu gets psychic impressions from whatever he eats, including corpses. He’s recruited to help solve the strangest cases.

13. Buffy The Vampire Slayer: Season 8, Vol. 6

Weeks on the list: 12

by: Joss Whedon Jane Espenson others
Release date: Jan 01, 2010
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The vampires hold the upper hand, but the slayers are about to get some help: Oz. Plus, more on the mysterious Twilight.

14. Fables, Vol. 13

Weeks on the list: 11

by: Bill Willingham Matthew Sturges
Release date: Jan 01, 2010
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The Fables face-off against the Literals, the embodiments of romance, comedy, fantasy and one who can forever erase them from the world.

15. The Walking Dead Compendium, Vol. 1

Weeks on the list: 10

by: Robert Kirkman others
Release date: Jan 01, 2009
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This massive collected edition – over 1,000 pages – reprints the first 48 issues of “The Walking Dead.” The TV version of the comic book series starts on AMC in October.

16. The Walking Dead, Vol. 12

Weeks on the list: 9

by: Robert Kirkman Charlie Adlard
Release date: Jan 01, 2009
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Have the human survivors in a world overrun by zombies finally found a glimmer of hope?

17. Pride And Prejudice And Zombies

Weeks on the list: 9

by: Jane Austen Seth Grahame-Smith
Release date: Jan 01, 2009
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The classic story, retold with “ultraviolent zombie mayhem.”

18. Final Crisis

Weeks on the list: 8

by: Grant Morrison J G Jones Carlos Pacheco Doug Mahnke
Release date: Jan 01, 2009
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The heroes of the DC Universe have their backs against the wall in this event storyline which features a much-publicized “death,” a surprising rebirth and bits and pieces of Morrison brilliance.

19. The Unwritten, Vol. 1

Weeks on the list: 8

by: Mike Carey Peter Gross
Release date: Jan 01, 2010
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The father of Tom Taylor created a famous boy-wizard character modeled after his son. Now the fictional Tommy threatens to overwhelm the real one.

20. Percy Jackson & The Olympians: The Lightning Thief

Weeks on the list: 7

by: Robert Venditti Attila Futaki
Release date: Oct 12, 2010
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First it was a prose novel by Rick Riordan. Then it was a film. Now the story of Percy Jackson, who discovers he is the son of a Greek god, becomes a graphic novel.

21. The Losers: Book One

Weeks on the list: 7

by: Andy Diggle Jock
Release date: Jan 01, 2010
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The Losers, a group of characters from the 1960’s, are reinvented as an elite special forces unit on the run from the C.I.A. A film version of the new take on these soldiers opens April 9.

22. Batman: R. I. P.

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Grant Morrison Tony Daniel
Release date: Jan 01, 2010
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Thomas Wayne, the father of the caped crusader, is cast in a sinister light.

23. The Walking Dead, Vol. 2

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Robert Kirkman Charlie Adlard
Release date: Apr 01, 2009
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The gripping story of the human survivors in a world overrun by zombies continues.

24. Batman: Arkham Asylum

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Grant Morrison Dave McKean
Release date: Jan 01, 2004
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In this critically-acclaimed paint graphic novel, Batman finds himself facing off against his major villains at a home for criminally insane.

25. Chew, Vol. 2

Weeks on the list: 4

by: John Layman Rob Guillory
Release date: Jan 01, 2010
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Tony Chu, a federal agent who gets psychic impressions from anythings he eats, travels to a remote island to investigate a strange fruit that tastes a lot like chicken, which is a black-market item thanks to a bird flu outbreak.

26. Buffy The Vampire Slayer: Season 8, Vol. 7

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Brad Meltzer Joss Whedon others
Release date: Jan 01, 2010
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Whedonites rejoice! This volume of season eight features the long—awaited return of Angel and reveals the identity of the Big Bad: Twilight.

27. Batman: The Dark Knight Returns

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Frank Miller
Release date: Jan 01, 2002
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Another classic from 1986: The caped crusader comes out of retirement to save Gotham City from a depraved street gang that are more monsters than man.

28. Maus: A Survivor’S Tale, Vol. 1

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Art Spiegelman
Release date: Jan 01, 1986
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The author tells the story of his father, a Holocaust survivor, in a critically-acclaimed tale where Jewish people are mice and Germans are cats.

29. Logicomix – An Epic Search For Truth

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Apostolos Doxiadis Christos H Papadimitriou Alecos Papadatos Annie Di Donna
Release date: Sep 29, 2009
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The life of the philosopher and logician Bertrand Russell, and his passion for mathematics, is recounted in this graphic novel.

30. Deadpool, Vol. 2

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Daniel Way Paco Medina
Release date: Dec 30, 2009
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Is there honor among thieves? The data which Deadpool was assigned to steal was in turn stolen by Norman Osborn. That does not sit so well with the “merc with the mouth.”

Last updated on December 8, 2021