Paper Girls, Vol. 1
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Paper Girls, Vol. 1


In the early hours after Halloween of 1988, four 12-year-old newspaper delivery girls uncover the most important story of all time. Suburban drama and otherworldly mysteries collide in this smash-hit series about nostalgia, first jobs, and the last d...

Title:Paper Girls, Vol. 1
Edition Language:English
Format Type:Paperback
Number of Pages:144 pages

    Paper Girls, Vol. 1 Reviews

  • Natalie
    Apr 07, 2016

    I needed something to take my mind off of the fact that I just finished watching all 9 seasons of The Office and Paper Girls did just that.It’s a compelling storyline with amazing artwork that had m...

  • karen
    Aug 15, 2016

    congratulations! semifinalist in goodreads' best graphic novels & comics category 2016!three stars with room to grow. while impatiently waiting for more installments of saga to come out, i decided to ...

  • Jan Philipzig
    Jun 28, 2016

    LOVED the first issue (no surprise there, first issues are a Vaughan specialty), the late 80s setting, Chiang's clean and subtle artwork, Wilson's neon-drenched coloring, the lively, primarily female ...

  • Kelly (and the Book Boar)
    Jul 21, 2016

    Find all of my reviews at:, this one had A LOT of stuff going on. Buckle up, kids, and I’ll take you on a crazy acid trip explain things . . . sort of.Our story...

  • Saania Zee Jamal ?
    Jan 02, 2017

    LOOK AT THAT BEAUTY. SO PLEASING, SO PROMISING.But agh.Mr. Vaughan, I'm afraid you've set the bar way too high after Saga. While Paper Girls certainly stands out in the world of comics, with a vibrant...

  • David Schaafsma
    Mar 11, 2016

    I just read this for the first time in March 2016, and reread it again for my summer YA GN class. One woman in class said she liked it better than Ms. Marvel, Vol. 1, (G. Willow Wilson version) becaus...

  • Mary ~Ravager of Tomes~
    Jan 22, 2017

    Actual Rating: 2.5 StarsSo... not amazing, unfortunately. In fact the only thing I super loved about this was the illustrations. It's a little difficult for me not to compare this to Vaughn's other on...

  • HFK
    Apr 20, 2016

    I am starting to get tiny bit worried of Vaughan being a one timer for me as so far I have only enjoyed of his Saga series that is an absolute stunner. That is two out, one in according to my highly m...

  • Hannah
    Feb 13, 2017

    I am in two minds about this graphic novel - I really enjoyed the story told and I see great potential for the future of this series, but at the same time the art left me mainly unimpressed.This is th...

  • Book Riot Community
    Mar 16, 2017

    I didn’t think I could love a comic more than Saga, but Paper Girls proved me wrong. It’s basically Stranger Things with kickass teen girls on bikes and… well, I won’t spoil it but I audibly y...