2020 In Review – A non-exhaustive gift-giving list of comic books and graphic novels from Canadian creators

If you’re still hunting for Christmas gifts for family and friends (or just for yourself), here’s a non-exhaustive list of the comic book trade paperback and graphic novels produced this year by Canadians. Many are available from your local comic book or book store.

A Slug Story – art by Claude St. Aubin and Lovern Kindzierski
ABC Monstrosity – written by Shea Proulx, art by Shea Proulx
Absolute Carnage – Miles Morales TP – written by Jed MacKay
Acts of Vengeance: Avengers TP – art by John Byrne
Age of Conan: Valeria TP – written by Meredith Finch
Aggretsuko Vol. 1 Metal To The Max – art by Brenda Hickey
Agnes, Murderess – written by Sarah Leavitt, art by Sarah Leavitt
Archie and Kathy Keene TP – written by Mariko Tamaki
Archie By Nick Spencer Vol 2 – TP – written by Mariko Tamaki, art by Jenn St-Onge
Ascender Vol. 2: The Sea of The Dead TP – written by Jeff Lemire
Avatar Last Airbender: Katara & Pirates Silver TP – written by Faith Erin Hicks
Avatar: The Last Airbender – The Lost Adventures and Team Avatar Tales Library Edition – art by Faith Erin Hicks
Avengers of the Wasteland TP – written by Ed Brisson
Bat and The Cat: 80 Years of Romance – written by Darwyn Cooke, art by David Finch
Batgirl Vol. 7 Oracle Rising – TP – written by Cecil Castellucci
Batman Adventures: Batgirl – A League of Her Own – written by Ty Templeton
Batman By Grant Morrison Omnibus Vol. 3 HC – art by Yanick Paquette, David Finch, Cameron Stewart
Batman Gotham Knights: Transference TP – art by Dale Eaglesham
Batman: Three Jokers TP – art by Jason Fabok
Berserker Unbound HC – written by Jeff Lemire
Bettie Page – Princess & The Pinup TP – art by Scott Chantler
Bettie Page Unbound vol 1 TP – art by Scott Chantler
Bill & Ted Omnibus TP – art by Jamal Campbell
Black Badge Vol. 3 HC – art by Tyler Jenkins
Black Cat Vol. 1: Grand Theft Marvel TP – written by Jed MacKay
Black Cat Vol. 2 – On The Run TP – written by Jed MacKay
Black Hammer Vol. 4: Age of Doom Part II – written by Jeff Lemire, art by Michael Walsh
Black Panther and the Agents of Wakanda Vol. 1 – Eye of the Storm TP – written by Jim Zub
Black Stars Above Vol. 1 TP – written by Lonnie Nadler
Birds of Prey: Black Canary TP – art by Pia Guerra
Bix – written by Scott Chantler, art by Scott Chantler
Bogart Creek vol. 2 TP – written Derek Evernden, art by Derek Evernden
Book of Ruth – written by Meredith Finch
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Legacy Edition Book Three – art by Dave McCaig
Captain America – Sam Wilson Complete Collection Vol. 1 TP – art by Stuart Immonen
Captain Canuck Vol. 3: Harbinger TP – written by Kalman Andrasofszky, art by Emanuelle Chateauneuf, Jason Loo, Leonard Kirk , Andrew Thomas and John Gallagher
Care Bears Vol 1 – Unlock The Magic TP – art by Agnes Garbowska
Clyde Fans – written by Seth, art by Seth
Cobra Kai : The Karate Kids Saga Continues Vol. 1 TP – art by Kagen McLeod
Conan Serpent War TP – written by Jim Zub
Conan The Barbarian By Kurt Busiek Omnibus HC – art by Cary Nord
Contagion TP – written by Ed Brisson, art by Adam Gorham
Corpse Talk – Ground-Breaking Scientists – art by Adam Murphy and Lisa Murphy
Crema – written by Johnnie Christmas
Critical Role Vol. 2 – Vox Machina Origins TP – art by Fiona Staples
Critical Role: Vox Machina Origins Series I and II Library Edition – art by Michele Assarasakorn
Dakwäkãda Warriors – written by Cole Pauls, art by Cole Pauls
Daredevil Vol. 3 – Through Hell TP – written by Chip Zdarsky
Daredevil By Chip Zdarsky Vol. 4 – End of Hell – written by Chip Zdarsky
Daughters of Ys – art by Jo Rioux
Dawn of X vol. 9 TP – written by Ed Brisson, art by Ed Brisson
DC Comics: The Astonishing Art of Amanda Conner HC – written by Darwyn Cooke
DC Super Hero Girls Powerless TP – art by Agnes Garbowska
Disney Frozen Vol. 1 TP – written by Cecil Castellucci
Disney The Little Mermaid TP – written by Cecil Castellucci
Doom Patrol by John Byrne Omnibus HC – written by John Byrne, art by John Byrne
Eat and Love Yourself – written by Sweeny Boo, art by Sweeny Boo
Empyre: Captain America and Avengers TP – written by Jim Zub
Empyre: Lords of Empyre TP – written by Chip Zdarsky
Empyre X-Men TP – written by Ed Brisson
Event Leviathan HC – art by Yanick Paquette
Excalibur By Tini Howard Vol. 2 TP – art by Marcus To
Excalibur vol. 1 TP – art by Marcus To
Exorsisters vol. 2 TP – written by Ian Boothby, art by Gisèle Lagacé
Familiar Face HC – written by Michael DeForge, art by Michael DeForge
Family Tree vol. 1 TP – written by Jeff Lemire
Family Tree vol. 2 TP – written by Jeff Lemire
Fangirl – written by Sam Maggs
Fantastic Four vol 6 Empyre TP – art by Nick Bradshaw
Fantastic Four – Point of Origin Vol. 5 TP – Nick Bradshaw
First Knife TP – art by James Stokoe
For Better Or For Worse – The Complete Library Vol. 4 HC – written by Lynn Johnston, art by Lynn Johnston
Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man Vol. 2 – Hostile Takeovers TP – art by Ken Lashley
Frogcatchers – written by Jeff Lemire, art by Jeff Lemire
Gideon Falls TP Vol. 4 – written by Jeff Lemire
Gideon Falls TP Vol. 5 – written by Jeff Lemire
George McDonald’s Light Princess Complete Collection TP – written by Meredith Finch
Ghost Rider Vol 2 – Hearts of Darkness II – written by Ed Brisson
Godzilla Half Century War HC – written by James Stokoe, art by James Stokoe
Golden Age Marvel Comics Omnibus Vol. 2 HC – art by Kaare Kyle Andrews
Gothic Tales of Haunted Futures – written by Sam Beiko, art by Sweeney Boo
Grass Kings Vol. 3 TP – art by Tyler Jenkins and Hilary Jenkins
Green Lantern 80 Years Of The Emerald Knight HC – art by Darwyn Cooke
Grump Cat Awful-ly Big Comics Collection – art by Agnes Garbowska
Hotell TP – art by Kaare Andrews
House of Whispers Vol. 2 Ananse TP – written by Nalo Hopkinson
House of Whispers Vol. 3: Watching The Watchers – written by Nalo Hopkinson
Invader Zim Quarterly – written by Sam Logan
Invader Zim Vol. 4: Deluxe Edition – written by Sam Logan
Invader Zim Vol. 10 – written Sam Logan
Invaders Vol. 2 – Dead In The Water TP – written by Chip Zdarsky
Iron Man Vol. 4 – Ultron Agenda TP – written by Jim Zub
Isola Vol. 2 TP – written by Brenden Fletcher and Karl Kerschl, art by Karl Kerschl and Michele Assarasakorn
Jia and the Nian Monster TP – art by Megan Huang
Jim Henson’s Labyrinth Coronation Vol. 1 TP – art by Fiona Staples
Jim Henson’s Labyrinth Coronation Vol. 2 TP – art by Fiona Staples
Jim Henson’s Labyrinth Coronation Vol. 3 TP – art by Fiona Staples
Jim Henson’s The Storyteller: Ghosts HC – art by Michael Walsh
Jo: An Adaptation of Little Women (Sort Of) – written by Kathleen Gros, art by Kathleen Gros
Joker: Killer Smile TP – written by Jeff Lemire
JSA by Geoff Johns Book Four – art by Leonard Kirk
Jupiter Jet and the Forgotten Radio – written by Ashley Victoria Robinson
Just Imagine Stan Lee Creating The DC Universe TP Book 1 – art by Stuart Immonen
Justice League Vol. 5 – Justice Doom War TP – art by Francis Manapul
Justice League by Scott Snyder Book Two Deluxe Edition – art by Francis Manapul
Justice League of America by Brad Meltzer Deluxe HC – art by Dale Eaglesham
Justice League Origin Deluxe Edition HC – art by Mat Batt Banning
Justice League Unlimited: Time After Time – art by Tim Levins
King Deadpool Vol. 1 – Hail To The King TP – art by Chris Bachalo
King of Nowhere TP – art by Tyler Jenkins and Hilary Jenkins
Langosh & Peppi – Fugitive Days Vol. 1 – written by Veronica Post, art by Veronica Post
Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up With Me – written by Mariko Tamaki
Life of Captain Marvel – Marvel Select HC – art by Marguerite Sauvage
Little Bird: Fight For Elders Hope TP – written by Darcy Van Poelgeest
Lola: A Ghost Story – Hardcover – written by J. Torres
Marvel Action – Captain Marvel Vol. 1 – Cat-tastrophe TP – art by Sweeney Boo
Marvel Avengers – Road to A-Day TP – written by Jim Zub
Marvel Masterworks: Marvel Two-In-One vol 5 HC – art by John Byrne
Marvel Masterworks – The Fantastic Four vol. 22 – written by John Byrne, art by John Byrne
Marvel Monograph – Art of Chris Bachalo TP – art by Chris Bachalo
Maybe Someday: Stories of Promise, Visions of Hope – written by Ryan Ferrier, art by Shawn Daley, Valentine De Landro, Mike Feehan and Max Dunbar
Ménage à 3 Vol 5 – written by Gisèle Lagacé, art by Gisèle Lagacé
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers Vol. 10 TP – art by Jamal Campbell
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers Vol. 12 TP – art by Jamal Campbell
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers Vol. 13 TP – art by Jamal Campbell
Minecraft vol 2 TP – written by Sfe. R. Monster
My Little Pony – Holiday Memories TP – art by Agnes Garbowska and Brenda Hickey
My Little Pony – Legends of Magic Omnibus Vol. 1 TP – art by Brenda Hickey
Nancy Drew: The Palace of Wisdom HC – art by Jenn St-Onge
Necromancers Map Complete TP – written by Andrea Fort and Michael Christopher Heron, art by Sam Beck
New Mutants By Ed Brisson vol. 1 TP – written by Ed Brisson
New Mutants By Hickman Vol. 1 TP – written by Ed Brisson
No One’s Rose TP – written by Zac Thompson
Noir A Collection of Crime Comics HC – written by Jeff Lemire
Northguard Vol. 2: Enemy of the States TP – written by Anthony Falcone
Ogre Vol. 2 – Ogres TP – art by Shawn Daley
One Year At Ellesmere – written by Faith Erin Hicks, art by Faith Erin Hicks
Plunge TP – art by Stuart Immonen
Poesy The Monster Slayer – written by Cory Doctorow
Prince Valiant HC Box Set Vol 7-9 1949-1954 – written by Hal Foster, art by Hal Foster
Pumpkinheads – art by Faith Erin Hicks
Rick and Morty vs. Dungeons & Dragons Vol. 2 Painscape TP – written by Jim Zub, art by Troy Little
Rick and Morty Go To Hell TP – written by Ryan Ferrier
Royal City Vol. 1 Complete Collection HC – written by Jeff Lemire, art by Jeff Lemire
Runaways – Pride & Joy – HC – art by Adrian Alphona
Samurai Grandpa TP – art by Shawn Daley
Savage Avengers Vol. 2 – Dine With Doom TP – art by David Finch
Savage Sword of Conan: Conan Gambler TP – written by Meredith Finch
Science! Graphic Novel – written by Ashley V. Robinson, art by Becka Kinzie
Second Coming vol. 1 TP – art by Leonard Kirk and Richard Pace
Sex Criminals vol. 6 – Six Criminals TP – art by Chip Zdarsky
Shazam and The Seven Magic Lands – art by Dale Eaglesham
She-Hulk by Dan Slott Omnibus HC – written by Ty Templeton
Show Me History! – Benjamin Franklin – art by Kelly Tindall
Show Me History – Susan B. Anthony – art by Kelly Tindall
Silent Invasion Vol. 3 – Abductions – written by Larry Hancock, art by Michael Cherkas
Six Million Dollar Man In Japan TP – art by Michael Walsh
Slaughterhouse-Five HC – written by Ryan North
Sparks Vol. 2 Double Dog Dare – written by Ian Boothby
Spawn Vengeance – written by Todd McFarlane
Spell On Wheels Vol 2 – Just To Get To You TP – written by Kate Leth
Spider-Man: Gauntlet Complete Collection Vol. 2 TP – art by Chris Bachalo
Spider-Verse – Spider-Zero TP – written by Jeff McKay
Star Wars – Darth Vader Dark Lord Sith vol. 2 HC – art by Leonard Kirk
Sticky Dilly Buns Vol. 1 TP – written by Gisèle Lagacé, art by Gisèle Lagacé
Supergirl: Being Super TP (new edition) – written by Mariko Tamaki
Superman Vol. 2 – The Unity Saga House of El TP – art by Jason Fabok
Swamp Thing: Tales from the Bayou TP – art by Jason Fabok
Sword of Sorcery: Amethyst Vol. 1 – art by Claude St. Aubin
Tartarus vol. 1 TP – written by Johnnie Christmas
Teenage Mutant Teenage Mutant Turtles – The IDW Collection Vol. 10 – art by Adam Gorham
Titan – written by François Vigneaut, art by François Vigneaut
The Amazing Spider-Man – Full Circle HC – art by Chris Bachalo
The Complete Witchblade Vol. 1 TP, HC – written by David Finch
The Dreaming Vol. 3: One Magical Movement – art by Marguerite Sauvage
The Incredible Hulk by Peter David Omnibus Vol. 1 HC – written by Todd McFarlane
The Pitiful Human-Lizard: Almost Getting There TP – written by Jason Loo, art by Jason Loo and Meaghan Carter
The Plain Janes – written by Cecil Castellucci
The Question: The Deaths of Vic Sage TP – written by Jeff Lemire
The Sandman: The Deluxe Edition Book One – art by Chris Bachalo
The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl – Big Squirrels Don’t Cry TP – written by Ryan North and Chip Zdarsky
The Weirn Books, Vol. 1 : Be Wary of the Silent Woods – written by Svetlana Chmakova, art by Svetlana Chmakova
The World of Black Hammer Library Edition Vol. 1 HC – written by Jeff Lemire
Titan – written by François Vigneaut, art by François Vigneaut
To Know You’re Alive GN – written by Dakota McFadzean
Topp Promoter Gary Topp Brought Us The World – written by David Collier, art by David Collier
Transformers – The IDW Collection Phase 2 HC Vol. 11 – art by Alex Milne
Venom Epic Collection – Symbiosis TP – art by Todd McFarlane
Trick R Treat Omnibus – art by Fiona Staples
Unbeatable Squirrel Girl Vol. 12 TP – written by Ryan North
Undone By Blood TP – written by Lonnie Nadler and Zac Thompson
Venom Epic Collection – Symbiosis TP – art by Todd McFarlane
Wendy, Master of Art – written by Walter Scott, art by Walter Scott
What If? Classic Complete Collection vol. 4 TP – written by John Byrne
Wolverine – Enemy of the State TP (new printing) – art by Kaare Andrews
Wonder Woman #750 – The Deluxe HC Edition – written by Mariko Tamaki
Wonder Woman – The Golden Age Omnibus Vol. 4 HC – art by Michael Cho
X-Men Epic Collection TP Proteus – written by John Byrne, art by John Byrne
X-Men Fantastic Four 4X TP – written by Chip Zdarsky
X-Men Milestones – Messiah Complex TP – art by David Finch
X-Men Milestones – Second Coming TP – art by David Finch
X-Men Milestones – Operation Zero Tolerance TP – art by Chris Bachalo
Year Of The Villain – Hell Arisen TP – art by Francis Manapul
Year Zero Vol. 1 – art by Kaare Andrews
Yondu – My Two Yondus TP – written by Zac Thompson and Lonnie Nadler

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