Like comic books and graphic novels? You might not realize it but comic books have come a long way in the last 100 years. They started as stories of pure humor and adventure but soon began to champion social causes and mirrored the times in which they were published. Not just fluff anymore, award-winning novels such as Maus and American Born Chinese have developed from this genre. Read all about it in Graphic Content: the Culture of Comic Books by Natalie M. Rosinsky.