These intricate drawings, whilst reminiscent of old-fashioned comic books or medieval illuminated manuscripts, are timeless, like the human folly they depict.
Free online comic books can be great tools for teaching children about a variety of topics, while helping to build reading comprehension skills.
Obviously, no one is suggesting that comic books are on par with literary classics like Black Beauty, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, or Charlotte's Web.
However, comic books can still be a useful tool for promoting literacy.
The visual nature of comic books helps youngsters who struggle with reading comprehension to understand what is happening in the story better.