Once believed to be a genre attractive to children, the world of comic books now has a serious following among adults too. Many publishers attribute this to advanced printing technology and video games which began borrowing heavily from the world of comic books.
Here is our list of stores in Delhi which offer various types of comic books.
This weekly book market is a bibliophile's dream come true, or at least a portion of it is. Here you may buy comics by the kilo, and whether you're looking for Chacha Choudhary or any Japanese manga, you'll find them all.
Where Nayi Sadak, Daryaganj, Old Delhi.
Since 1985, this store has actively contributed to Delhi's reading culture. They have a wide range of comics, from a rare Japanese manga to everyone's childhood favourites, Archies, Tintin, and Chacha Chaudhary.
Where Shop No.20, Sri Aurobindo Marg, Hauz Khas Market, New Delhi
Faqir Chand and Sons
This famous Delhi bookshop has survived the test of time. You will find children's books, journals, magazines, drawing books, food books, comics, non-fiction stories, and reference books. They will gladly source your comic book for you even if they don't have anything in stock. Step in every day of the week except Sundays, when it is closed.
Where 15 A, Khan Market.
Empire Book Depot
You'll wish you never had to leave this store. The bookshop is a bibliophile's paradise, with comic books galore. This store has works of many Indian and international authors
Where 74 Janpath Road, Janpath
This popular bookstore not only stocks comic books ranging from Nagraj to Batman but also sells comic books online. They hold 'meet the author' and other literary programmes, so look out - they might invite your favourite comic book author too someday.
Where Select Citywalk, Saket & DLF Cyber City, New Delhi