Talking of graphic novels, I recently read rave reviews of Epileptic. I hear is similar to Persepolis, which makes Epileptic immediately interesting. ( I have talked a bit about 'Persepolis' earlier and hope to go back to that subject again later).
Someone sent me Philip Van Allen's Thinking About Interaction Design for Online News Delivery. It provides a good context to the current discussions on Interaction Design
If you blog, Blogger Burnout will probably prove to be an interesting read.