Category Archives: Graphic non-fiction

Athena: Goddess of Wisdom and War – Imogen and Isabel Greenberg

Athena: Goddess of Wisdom and War – Imogen and Isabel Greenberg, Amulet Books, an imprint of Abrams, (9781419748592), 2021 Format: Hardcover graphic novel Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5+ Genre: Mythology What did you like … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life of a Poo, a Gnu, and You: A Laugh-Out-Loud Guide to Life on Earth by Mike Barfield, illustrated by Jess Bradley

A Day in the Life of a Poo, a Gnu, and You: A Laugh-Out-Loud Guide to Life on Earth by Mike Barfield, illustrated by Jess Bradley. Aladdin, 2021. 9781534467217 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) … Continue reading

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Sylvie by Sylvie Kantorovitz

Sylvie by Sylvie Kantorovitz.  Walker Books US, 9781536207620, 2021 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Nonfiction – Memoir What did you like about the book? Kantorovitz takes readers through her early life in France as she navigates life … Continue reading

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Displacement – written and illustrated by Kiku Hughes

  Displacement – written and illustrated by Kiku Hughes, First Second, 9781250193544, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Graphic novel What did you like about the book?  In this semi-autobiographical memoir/time travel … Continue reading

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Black Heroes of the Wild West – James Otis Smith, Introduction by Kadir Nelson

 Black Heroes of the Wild West – James Otis Smith, Introduction by Kadir Nelson, Toon Graphics, (9781943145515), 2020 Format: Hardcover graphic Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5+ What did you like about the book? A … Continue reading

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How I Survived Four Nights on the Ice – Serapio Ittusardjuat; illustrated by Matthew K. Hoddy

   How I Survived Four Nights on the Ice – Serapio Ittusardjuat; illustrated by Matthew K. Hoddy, Inhabit Media; (9781772272727), 2020 Format: hardcover graphic nonfiction Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre:  nonfiction What did … Continue reading

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Unrig: How To Fix Our Broken Democracy, by Daniel G. Newman, illustrated by George O’Connor

 Unrig: How To Fix Our Broken Democracy by Daniel G. Newman, illustrated by George O’Connor, First Second, 9781250295309, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover graphic nonfiction Genre: nonfiction What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Constitution Illustrated – R. Sikoryak

 Constitution Illustrated – R. Sikoryak, Drawn & Quarterly, (9781770463967), 2020 Format: paperback (graphic non-fiction) Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5  What did you like about the book? Who would have thought that reading the U.S. Constitution … Continue reading

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Little Tails : Under the Sea with Chipper & Squizzo – written by Frédéric Brrémaud, illustrated by Federico Bertolucci

 Little Tails : Under the Sea with Chipper & Squizzo – written by Frédéric Brrémaud, illustrated by Federico Bertolucci.  Magnetic Press, 2020 9781942367543 Format:  PDF Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Genre: nonfiction comic What did you like about … Continue reading

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Crows: Genius Birds- by Kyla Vanderklugt

 Crows: Genius Birds (Science Comics) – by Kyla Vanderklugt, First Second, 9781626728028, 2020 Format: Paperback Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Nonfiction Graphic Novel What did you like about the book? This was a … Continue reading

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