Nate Gibson sits under a wall of graphic novel covers on December 5, 2012, in Palos Heights, Illinois. The Alan B. Shepard High School students in Eric Kallenborn’s sophomore honors English class are discussing the graphic novel, “Capote in Kansas,” by Ande Parks and Chris Samnee, based on Truman Capote’s “In Cold Blood.” (Chuck Berman/Chicago Tribune/MCT)