Creators: Melissa Capriglione & Clara W.
Publisher: Self-published WHAT IS IT? This is a regularly updated free webcomic collected into single issues. It's a fresh and enchanting take on the young adult mystery sub-genre where a teen loner starts at a magical and mysterious boarding school and balances making friends and developing a social life with solving the old school's mysteries. While it's so far less overtly magical than Harry Potter or The Magicians, but also less de
Writer: Nick Bryan
Art: Rosie Alexander
Publisher: Self-published WHAT IS IT? A one-off comic that's a kind of coming-of-age tale about coping with sickness, death and loss, but also about friendship and family, and how you can't get through life without those things. It captures that melancholy teenage vibe very well, like The Way Way Back, but is more obsessed with the concept of death than being a misanthrope. WHAT'S IT ABOUT? (Minor Spoilers) Teens run through a tower, ki
***TRIGGER WARNING: SELF-HARM*** Writer: Brian K. Vaughan Art: Adrian Alphona & Takeshi Miyazawa Publisher: Marvel Comics WHAT IS IT? A West Coast superpowered teen drama. Basically an updated The O.C. meets The Breakfast Club, if the characters had superpowers and were on the run. WHAT'S IT ABOUT? (Minor Spoilers) Imagine you’re a teenager. Your parents have friends over, like they do every so often. Those parents bring their kids. You know them from school or from the past