Adventure Time & Big Nate top the list of most popular comics of 2017.

Adventure Time started life as an animated TV series and its popularity has spawned a comic book series which is also extremely popular, with Adventure time. The flip side the most borrowed comic of 2017. In second place, Big Nate also proved to be very popular, appearing three times in the Top 10.

The Top 100 is dominated by kids/all ages comics, so below there is also a Top 50 YA Comics and Top 50 Adult Comics.

Check out how many of your favourites made it into the Top 100.

Top 10 | Most borrowed comics & graphic novels of 2017

  1. Adventure time. The flip side / Paul Tobin
  2. Big Nate. Thunka, thunka, thunka / Lincoln Peirce
  3. Adventure time. 4, Bitter sweets / Kate Leth
  4. Big Nate : revenge of the cream puffs / Lincoln Peirce
  5. The bad guys. Episode 3, The furball strikes back / Aaron Blabey
  6. Dog Man / Dav Pilkey
  7. Secret of the waterfall in the woods / Thea Stilton
  8. Big Nate : what could possibly go wrong? / Lincoln Peirce
  9. Dark Island trilogy. Part 2 / Greg Farshtey
  10. Geronimo Stilton. 14, The first mouse on the moon / Geronimo Stilton
Cover Image for Adventure time. The flip side
Cover Image for Big Nate. Thunka, thunka, thunka
Cover Image for Adventure time. 4, Bitter sweets
Cover Image for Big Nate : revenge of the cream puffs

11-100 | Most borrowed comics & graphic novels of 2017

  1. The bad guys. Episode 2, Mission unpluckable / Aaron Blabey
  2. Dinosaurs in action / Geronimo Stilton
  3. Dog Man. [2], Unleashed / Dav Pilkey
  4. The adventures of Ook and Gluk : Kung-fu cavemen from the future / George Beard
  5. Asterix omnibus. [10], Asterix and the magic carpet, Asterix and the secret weapon, Asterix and Obelix all at sea / Albert 1927- Uderzo
  6. Asterix and the missing scroll / Jean-Yves Ferri
  7. LEGO legends of Chima. 3, Chi quest! / Yannick Grotholt
  8. The secret of the Unicorn / 1907-1983 Herge
  9. Adventure time. Volume 10 / Chris Hastings
  10. Asterix omnibus. 5, Asterix and the cauldron, Asterix in Spain, Asterix and the Roman agent / Rene Goscinny
  11. Geronimo Stilton saves the Olympics / Geronimo Stilton
  12. Marceline and the Scream Queens / Meredith Gran
  13. The bad guys. Episode 4, Apocalypse meow / Aaron Blabey
  14. The secret of Whale Island / Thea Stilton
  15. The weird book machine / Geronimo Stilton
  16. We’ll always have Paris / Geronimo Stilton
  17. Yo-kai watch. 4 / Noriyuki Konishi
  18. Big Nate. Welcome to my world / Lincoln Peirce
  19. First to the last place on Earth! / Geronimo Stilton
  20. Red Rackham’s treasure / 1907-1983 Herge
  21. The fastest train in the west / Geronimo Stilton
  22. Adventure time. 3, Seeing red / Kate Leth
  23. Big Nate out loud / Lincoln Peirce
  24. Garfield fat cat 3-pack. Vol. 16 / Jim Davis
  25. Sisters / Raina Telgemeier
  26. Adventure time. Sugary shorts. 1 / —
  27. Avatar, the last Airbender. The rift. Part one / Gene Luen Yang
  28. Claudia and mean Janine / Raina Telgemeier
  29. Regular show. Volume seven / Mad Rupert
  30. Who stole the Mona Lisa? / Geronimo Stilton
  31. Drama / Raina Telgemeier
  32. Adventure time. Volume 4 / Ryan North
  33. Adventure time. volume 6 / Ryan North
  34. Avatar, the last Airbender. The promise. Part 1 / Gene Luen Yang
  35. Flight 714 to Sydney / 1907-1983 Herge
  36. Kristy’s great idea : a graphic novel / Ann M. Martin
  37. Regular show. 3, A clash of consoles / Robert Luckett
  38. The blue lotus / 1907-1983 Herge
  39. Adventure time. Volume 5 / Ryan North
  40. My neighbor Totoro. 2 / Yuji Oniki
  41. Pokémon adventures. Vol. 2 / Hidenori Kusaka
  42. The treasure of the Viking ship / Thea Stilton
  43. Adventure time. Mathematical edition. Volume 2 : comic quest / Ryan North
  44. Garfield minus Garfield / Jim Davis
  45. Jedi Academy / Jeffrey Brown
  46. Pokémon adventures. Vol. 1 / Hidenori Kusaka
  47. Pokemon. Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire. Vol. 2 / Hidenori Kusaka
  48. Asterix and Obelix all at sea / Albert 1927- Uderzo
  49. Asterix in Britain / Rene Goscinny
  50. Asterix omnibus. 6 / Rene Goscinny
  51. Rio. 1, Snakes alive! / Stefan Petrucha
  52. Skylanders. Return of the dragon king / Ron Marz
  53. Asterix omnibus. 4 : Asterix the legionary, Asterix and the chieftain’s shield, Asterix at the Olympic Games / Rene Goscinny
  54. Asterix the legionary / Rene Goscinny
  55. Games, ghosts and pirates collection / —
  56. Garfield & Co. #8, Secret angent X / Cedric Michiels
  57. Pokémon adventures. Vol. 4 / Hidenori Kusaka
  58. Pokémon black and white. Vol. 6 / Hidenori Kusaka
  59. The adventures of Tintin, reporter for ‘Le petit Vingtieme’, in the land of the Soviets / 1907-1983 Herge
  60. The great Ice Age / Geronimo Stilton
  61. The walking dead. Book one : a continuing story of survival horror / Robert Kirkman
  62. Garfield hits the big time / Jim Davis
  63. Percy Jackson and the lightning thief : the graphic novel / Rick Riordan
  64. Phoebe and her unicorn / Dana Simpson
  65. Tournament of Elements / Blue Ocean Entertainment
  66. Angry Birds comics. Volume 1, Welcome to the flock / Paul Tobin
  67. Forever Smurfette / Peyo
  68. My neighbor Totoro. 1 / Hayao Miyazaki
  69. Tinker Bell and the secret of the wings / Tea Orsi
  70. Transformers : robots in disguise. A new mission / Adam Beechen
  71. Vampire knight. Vol. 1 / Matsuri Hino
  72. Amulet. Book four, The last council / Kazu Kibuishi
  73. Avatar, the last airbender. Smoke and shadow. Part two / Gene Luen Yang
  74. Big Nate : the crowd goes wild! / Lincoln Peirce
  75. Dark Island trilogy. Part 3 / Greg Farshtey
  76. LEGO Bionicle. Battle of the mask makers / Ryder Windham
  77. Mary Anne saves the day / Raina Telgemeier
  78. Star wars : the original trilogy : a graphic novel / —
  79. Steven Universe. Too cool for school / Jeremy Sorese
  80. The Red Sea sharks / 1907-1983 Hergé
  81. The Smurf olympics! / Peyo
  82. Adventure time. Sugary shorts. Volume 2 / —
  83. Big Nate. Say good-bye to Dork City / Lincoln Peirce
  84. Following the trail of Marco Polo / Geronimo Stilton
  85. Guardians of the Galaxy. Vol. 3 / Joe Caramagna
  86. LEGO Ninjago, masters of spinjitzu. 1, The challenge of Samukai! / Greg Farshtey
  87. LEGO Ninjago, masters of spinjitzu. 7, Stone cold / Greg Farshtey
  88. Ready, set, Po! / Simon Furman
  89. Teen Titans go! : truth, justice, pizza! / J. Torres
  90. Who is the mystery Bat-Squad? / Sholly Fisch

Top 50 Young Adult (YA) Comics

Drama at #41 and Vampire knight. Vol. 1 at #81 are the only two YA comics that appear in the Top 100 above.

  1. Drama / Raina Telgemeier
  2. Vampire knight. Vol. 1 / Matsuri Hino
  3. Bleach : 3 books in 1 volumes 4,5 and 6 / Tite Kubo
  4. The honor student at Magic High School. 1 / Yu Mori
  5. Yu-Gi-Oh! Duelist. Vol. 20, Evil vs. evil / Kazuki Takahashi
  6. Star wars. Darth Vader and the ninth assassin / Tim Siedell
  7. Naruto. Vol. 5, The challengers / Masashi Kishimoto
  8. Yu-Gi-Oh! : 5D’s. Volume 4, Synchro vs. Synchro!! / Masahiro Hikokubo
  9. A silent voice. 1 / Yoshitoki Oima
  10. Attack on Titan. Before the fall. 6 / Ryo Suzukaze
  11. Bleach [Volume 1-3] / Tite Kubo
  12. Naruto. Vol. 2, The worst client / Masashi Kishimoto
  13. Naruto. Vol. 3, Dreams / Masashi Kishimoto
  14. Naruto. Vol. 4, Hero’s bridge / Masashi Kishimoto
  15. Naruto. Vol. 49, The gokage summit commences / Masashi Kishimoto
  16. The Amazing Spider-Man omnibus. Volume 1 / Stan Lee
  17. The honor student at Magic High School. 2 / Tsutomu (Comic book author) Satō
  18. Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s. Volume 1, Yusei, turbo duelist!! / Masahiro Hikokubo
  19. Smile / Raina Telgemeier
  20. Star Wars. Vol. 1, Skywalker strikes / Jason Aaron
  21. Sword art online. Phantom bullet. 001 / Reki Kawahara
  22. Ultimate comics. Spider-Man. [Vol. 1] / Brian Michael Bendis
  23. A silent voice. Volume 2 / Yoshitoki Ōima
  24. Civil war / Mark Millar
  25. Fear itself. Spider-man / —
  26. Injustice. Volume 2, Gods among us / Tom Taylor
  27. Naruto 3-in-1. Volume 8 : a compilation of the graphic novel volumes 22-24 / Masashi Kishimoto
  28. Naruto. Vol. 1 / Masashi Kishimoto
  29. Naruto. Vol. 16, Eulogy / Masashi Kishimoto
  30. Naruto. Vol. 48, The cheering village / Masashi Kishimoto
  31. Scott Pilgrim V2 VS. The world / Bryan Lee O’Malley
  32. The new Avengers. [4] / Brian Michael Bendis
  33. Ultimate Spider-man. Vol. 20, And his amazing friends / Brian Michael Bendis
  34. Vampire knight. Vol. 2 / Matsuri Hino
  35. Yu-gi-oh! Zexal. Volume 1, The name’s Yuma! / Shin Yoshida
  36. Devil’s line. 1 / Ryoh Hanada
  37. Forget me not. 1 / Yuting Xu
  38. Jane Eyre / Crystal Silvermoon
  39. Magia the Ninth. 1 / Ichiya Sazanami
  40. Naruto. Vol. 50, Water prison death match / Masashi Kishimoto
  41. Naruto. Vol. 60, Kurama / Masashi Kishimoto
  42. One piece. Vol. 15, Straight ahead!!! / Eiichiro Oda
  43. One piece. Vol. 65, To nothing, [New world part 5] / Eiichiro Oda
  44. Ouran High School Host Club. Vol. 1 / Bisco Hatori
  45. Simpsons comics. Srike back! / —
  46. Spider-Man 2099. 3, Smack to the future / Peter (Peter Allen) David
  47. Star Wars. Vader down / Jason Aaron
  48. Sword Art Online : Aincrad / Reki Kawahara
  49. The Amazing Spider-Man. Firsts / —
  50. The Flash. The dastardly death of the rogues / Geoff Johns

Top 50 Adult Comics

The Walking Dead, Book 1 was #71 overall, the only Adult comic in the Top 100 above.

  1. The walking dead. Book one : a continuing story of survival horror / Robert Kirkman
  2. Deadpool. Vol. 8, All good things / Gerry Duggan
  3. The walking dead. Book two : a continuing story of survival horror / Robert Kirkman
  4. Deadpool. 3, The good, the bad and the ugly / Gerry Dugan
  5. Deadpool. Vol. 4, Deadpool vs. S.H.I.E.L.D. / Gerry Duggan
  6. Deadpool. [5], the wedding of Deadpool / Gerry Duggan
  7. Deadpool. 3 / Gerry Duggan
  8. Suicide squad. Volume 1, Kicked in the teeth / Adam Glass
  9. Deadpool. [Vol. 2], Soul hunter / Gerry Duggan
  10. The walking dead. Book four : a continuing story of survival horror / Robert Kirkman
  11. The walking dead. Book six : a continuing story of survival horror / Robert Kirkman
  12. Deadpool classic companion / Fabian Nicieza
  13. Deadpool. Vol. 7, Axis / Gerry Duggan
  14. Deadpool. Volume 1, Dead presidents / Gerry Duggan
  15. Saga of the Swamp Thing. Book two / Alan Moore
  16. The walking dead. Book eight / Robert Kirkman
  17. Deadpool : world’s greatest. Vol. 3, Deadpool vs. Sabretooth / Gerry Duggan
  18. Deadpool Max. Second cut / David Lapham
  19. Deadpool. Vol. 6 : Original sin / Gerry Duggan
  20. Preacher. Book one / Garth Ennis
  21. Rick and Morty. Book one / Zac Gorman
  22. Suicide squad. Volume 3, Death is for suckers / Adam Glass
  23. Suicide squad. Volume 4, Discipline and Punish / Ales Kot
  24. The walking dead. Book seven : a continuing story of survival horror / Robert Kirkman
  25. Citrus. 1 : secret love affair with sister / Saburouta (Manga author)
  26. Suicide squad. Volume 2, Basilisk rising / Adam Glass
  27. Suicide squad. Volume 5 Walled in / Matt Kindt
  28. Akira. Book one / Katsuhiro Ōtomo
  29. Batman : Arkham Knight. Volume 2 / Peter Tomasi
  30. Citrus. 2 : secret love affair with sister / Saburouta (Manga author)
  31. Harley Quinn. Volume 4, A call to arms / Amanda Conner
  32. Justice League. Trinity War / Geoff Johns
  33. The sculptor / Scott McCloud
  34. The walking dead : a continuing story of survival horror. Book ten / Robert Kirkman
  35. The walking dead. Book five : a continuing story of survival horror / Robert Kirkman
  36. A game of thrones : the graphic novel, Volume 1 / Daniel Abraham
  37. Citrus. 3 : secret love affair with sister / Saburouta (Manga author)
  38. Citrus. 4 : secret love affair with sister / Saburouta (Manga author)
  39. Citrus. 5 : secret love affair with sister / Saburouta (Manga author)
  40. John Constantine, Hellblazer. 15, Highwater / Brian Azzarello
  41. Rolling blackouts : dispatches from Turkey, Syria, and Iraq / Sarah Glidden
  42. Saga. Volume one / Brian K. Vaughan
  43. The flowers of evil. Volume 1 / Shuzo Oshimi
  44. The strain / David Lapham
  45. The walking dead. Book three : a continuing story of survival horror / Robert Kirkman
  46. Alpha– directions / Jens Harder
  47. Big order. 1 / Sakae Esuno
  48. Deadly class. Book 1, Noise noise noise / Rick Remender
  49. Deadpool. [Vol. 5], What happened in Vegas / Daniel Way
  50. Empress. Book 1 / Mark Millar