Staff Picks! Graphic Novels

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When Stars Are Scattered Cover Image
By Victoria Jamieson, Omar Mohamed, Victoria Jamieson (Illustrator), Iman Geddy (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780525553908
Availability: Not in Stock - Backordered
Published: Dial Books - April 14th, 2020

This is an eye-opening, first-hand account of life in a refugee camp with a wonderful cast of characters who make up Omar's tight-knit community. Omar and Victoria Jamieson's collaboration has created a story that is truly unforgettable and a must-read. 

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Pea, Bee, & Jay #1: Stuck Together Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062981165
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: HarperAlley - September 1st, 2020

Full of humor, Pea, Bee, and Jay is a fun read for kids and parents alike. With bright pictures and easy vocabulary, it is also a great introduction to the graphic novel format for early readers. 

~ Laure

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ISBN: 9781250219954
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: First Second - February 25th, 2020

I can't wait for the next one to come out. I like how Brash is always trying to do the right thing, and Mango is trying to be so funny, and it works on me.

~ Sebastian

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Long Way Down: The Graphic Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9781534444959
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - October 13th, 2020

Another stunning novel from Jason Reynolds, an author who writes with his whole heart.

~ Kinsey

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Hey, Kiddo (National Book Award Finalist) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780545902489
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Published: Graphix - October 9th, 2018

Jarrett Krosoczka's autobiographical book is told with courageous honesty and reveals the pain and  disruption endured in a young person's life by the struggle with addiction of a parent.

~ Joan