I’ve been on a kick of reading graphic novels on my lunch breaks recently. Next up for me (starting today at lunch) is a Manga version of Pride and Prejudice.
Manga are comics created in Japan conforming to a style developed in Japan in the late 19th century. In Japan, people of all ages read manga. The medium includes works in a broad range of genres. Manga stories are typically printed in black and white. The term manga is a Japanese word referring both to comics and cartooning. “Manga” as a term used outside Japan refers specifically to comics originally published in Japan.
Manga is read in reverse order of how we read books as you can see in the pictures below: