For Kids

Graphic Novels for Kids - Dog Man and More!


Dog Man. He's a policeman. He's a crimefighter. He's a dog! He's got the head of a police dog and the body of a policeman! He's the best of both, a canine and a crimefighter doing his best to outsmart his archnemsis, an evil cat, who does TERRIBLE things like plotting to destroy all books to make the world "supa dumb"! Read the whole series or have fun with these Dog Man Activity Sheets.

Listed below are even more favorite graphic novels & comics for kids. They definitely aren't just about superheroes anymore! In the list you will find a diverse cast of characters whose stories are set in different and interesting places.

Graphic Novel Reading Lists for Kids from IndyPL Librarians:

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Heroes with Tails: Dog Man and 15 Other Graphic Novel Favorites

There's no need to fear, all these dogs are here! These four legged graphic novel stars are crimefighters, superheroes, adventurers, explorers, time travelers, and more! They save dinner. They save the world! But underneath those capes, they're still man's best friend. #indyplkids IndyPL_CarrieW

Dog Man

Pilkey, Dav

Part crimefighter. Part dog. 100% funny. His archnemesis is a cat, of course. From the creator of Captain Underpants. Dog Man is a favorite and a series - you can read several Dog Man adventures!

Here Comes Krypto

McCann, Jesse Leon

This one introduces Krypto the Superdog, who arrives on Earth from Krypton and has many adventures with his friend Kevin.

Action Lab

Dog of Wonder

Fogg, Scott

If you're a dog and you need a hero, you need Percy and the Action Lab League, canine superheroes who rescue dogs in distress.