Category Archives: Graphic non-fiction

Dragon Hoops by Gene Luen Yang

Dragon Hoops by Gene Luen Yang. Color by Lark Pien. Art assists by Rianne Meyers and Kolbe Yang. First Second, 2020. 9781626720794 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the book? Yang … Continue reading

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Astronauts: Women on the Final Frontier by Jim Ottaviani, illustrated by Maris Wicks

    Astronauts: Women on the Final Frontier by Jim Ottaviani, illustrated by Maris Wicks, First Second (an imprint of Roaring Brook Press), 9781626728776, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Graphic novel, … Continue reading

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Dancing at the Pity Party: A Dead Mom Graphic Memoir by Tyler Feder

Dancing at the Pity Party: A Dead Mom Graphic Memoir by Tyler Feder. Dial, 2020. 9780525553021 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the book? The author tells of losing her mother … Continue reading

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Maker Comics: Grow a Garden! – written and illustrated by Alexis Frederick-Frost

 Maker Comics: Grow a Garden! – written and illustrated by Alexis Frederick-Frost, First Second, an imprint of Roaring Book Press, 9781250152145, 2020 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 2.5 Genre: Fantasy (Nonfiction content) What did you like … Continue reading

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They Changed the World: Copernicus, Bruno, Galileo by Rick Hoskin, illustrated by Naresh Kumar

They Changed the World: Copernicus, Bruno, Galileo by Rick Hoskin, illustrated by Naresh Kumar. Campfire, 2019. 9789381182963 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like about the book? I like that this collective biography … Continue reading

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Fever Year: The Killer Flu of 1918. A Tragedy in Three Acts by Don Brown

Fever Year: The Killer Flu of 1918. A Tragedy in Three Acts by Don Brown. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2019. 9780544837409 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the book? Another thrilling book of … Continue reading

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Survivors of the Holocaust: True Stories of Six Extraordinary Children – Kath Shackleton, illustrated by Zane Whittingham

  Survivors of the Holocaust: True Stories of Six Extraordinary Children – Kath Shackleton, illustrated by Zane Whittingham, Sourcebooks Explore, 9781492688921, 2019 Format: Softcover Advanced Reader Copy Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5  What did you like … Continue reading

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Wait, What? A Comic Book Guide to Relationships, Bodies, and Growing Up – written and illustrated by Heather Corinna & Isabella Rotman

 Wait, What? A Comic Book Guide to Relationships, Bodies, and Growing Up – written and illustrated by Heather Corinna & Isabella Rotman, Limerence Press, 9781620106594, 2019 Format: ARC Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Education/Nonfiction (Graphic Novel format) What … Continue reading

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They Called Us Enemy by George Takei, Justin Eisinger and Steven Scott, art by Harmony Becker

They Called Us Enemy by George Takei, Justin Eisinger and Steven Scott, art by Harmony Becker. Top Shelf, 2019. 9781603094504 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the book? Actor and activist George … Continue reading

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Before They Were Authors: Famous Writers as Kids by Elizabeth Haidle

   Before They Were Authors: Famous Writers as Kids by Elizabeth Haidle, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 9781328801531, 2019 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the book: “What makes a … Continue reading

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