from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A novel whose narrative is related through a combination of text and art, often in comic-strip form.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A comic book
So we did some thinking — and some careful reading of Robert Kirkman's graphic novel upon which the show is based — and came up with our two best guesses.
Without this open exchange, however, my younger son might not have introduced me to Marjane Satrapi's first graphic novel Persepolis.