The blockbuster movies you see today, like X-men, Superman, Thor — all of them were inspired by comic books. So, you can imagine how talented and creative the writers are. You will feel similar excitement reading the comics that you got by watching the movies. Here are some top comic books that you must read.


By: Frank Miller, Dave Mazzucchelli

The story is about an honest policeman Jim Gordon. In this story, you will get some flairs of the Batman Begins. It is one of the best Batman series of crime-fighting and you will love it. Both kids and adults will enjoy reading it.

Superman: Red Son

By: Mark Millar, Dave Johnson, Kilian Plunkett

It is one of the most famous comic books.


Here you will know how a normal person with great power starts ruling half of the world. You will love the action sequences and the story of saving earth and people is always heartwarming.


By: Art Spiegelman

This is one of the most popular comic books ever. Even those who think that comic books with drawings are for kids will rethink after reading the book. Here the story is about a Holocaust-survivor father. Here the author tells about his life during World War II and then in the US. Here you will learn how people survived their darkest hours.

The Walking Dead

By: Robert Kirkman, Tony Moore, Charlie Adlard

It is a great graphic story of a family trying to protect themselves from a zombie holocaust. The story has a lot of twists which you will like. Lots of emotions are portrayed in the book. You will love the pace at which the story is told. Once you read this book you will become addicted to it.

If you haven’t read many comic books then you can start by reading these books. Each of these books has a good storyline and amazing graphics which you will enjoy.