Learn More About the Black Panther Universe through Graphic Novels Available at Birmingham Public Library

by Ellen Griffin Shade, Avondale Regional Branch Library

The movie Black Panther hit theaters last week as a full-blown cultural event, breaking box office records and garnering widespread critical acclaim. The film is also introducing new audiences to a seminal character in popular culture, the first superhero of African descent in mainstream American comics, dating back to 1966. Check out these Black Panther titles for all ages available from BPL:

Titles for Adults and Teens
Black Panther: The Complete Collection. Volume 1-4 by Christopher Priest
Black Panther: Who Is the Black Panther by Reginald Hudlin
Black Panther Epic Collection: Panther's Rage by Don McGregor with Stan Lee
Black Panther: Panther's Quest by Don McGregor
Black Panther & the Crew: We Are the Streets by Ta-Nehisi Coates and Yona Harvey
Black Panther. A Nation Under Our Feet. Books One-Eight by Ta-Nehisi Coates
Stan Lee Presents Black Panther: The Client by Christopher Priest
Captain America/Black Panther. [1]: Flags of Our Fathers by Reginald Hudlin
Storm by Eric Jerome Dickey

Titles for Children
Black Panther: The Junior Novel adapted by Jim McCann
Black Panther: The Young Prince by Ronald L. Smith

Black Panther titles are also available instantly online in our Hoopla collections!