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 ...

  • Raeleen Lemay
    Jun 17, 2017

    As a lover of the "Sci Fi weirdness hits a group of kids" trope (big fan of Super 8 and Stranger Things over here) this was AWESOME! On top of the interesting storyline, the art was absolutely killer,...

  • 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...

  • David Schaafsma
    Mar 11, 2016

    Update, June, 2017: I reread this once again for my summer class on YA comics with a focus on girls. Having read the existing subsequent volumes, I like this crazy first volume even more than I origin...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Josu
    May 09, 2017

    Enamorado estoy. Enamorado.Me topé por pura casualidad con las aventuras de este grupo de chicas y tuve que comprar el primer volumen. Ahora mismo necesito el segundo, ¡es que vaya final! Si os gust...

About Brian K. Vaughan

Brian K. Vaughan

Born in Cleveland in 1976, Brian K. Vaughan is the Eisner, Harvey, and Shuster Award-winning writer and co-creator of the critically acclaimed comics series Y: The Last Man, Runaways, and Ex Machina (picked as one of the ten best works of fiction of 2005 by Entertainment Weekly). Recently named "Writer of the Year" by Wizard Magazine, and one of the “top ten comic writers of all time” by Comic Boo