Category Archives: Graphic novel

Hicotea: A Nightlights Story – written and illustrated by Lorena Alvarez

 Hicotea: A Nightlights Story – written and illustrated by Lorena Alvarez, Nobrow Ltd., 9781910620342, 2019 Format: Hardcover, 64 pages Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Fantasy (Graphic Novel format) What did you like about the book?  Alvarez unveils a … Continue reading

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Camp – written and illustrated by Kayla Miller

    Camp – written and illustrated by Kayla Miller, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 9781328530813, 2019 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre:  Realistic fiction (Graphic Novel format) What did you like about the book?  Summer camp is a … Continue reading

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Big Nate: Payback Time by Lincoln Peirce

Big Nate: Payback Time by Lincoln Peirce.  Andrews McMeel, 2019. ISBN 9781449497743 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Comics What did you like about the book? Another laugh-out-loud installment in the Big Nate series, the most popular graphic … Continue reading

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German Calendar No December – written by Sylvia Ofili, illustrated by Birgit Weyhe

    German Calendar No December – written by Sylvia Ofili, illustrated by Birgit Weyhe, Cassava Republic Press, 9781911115618, 2019 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre:  Realistic fiction (Graphic Novel format) What did you like about the book?  Ofili … Continue reading

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Great White Shark Adventure by James O. Fraioli, illustrated by Joe St. Pierre

Great White Shark Adventure by James O. Fraioli, illustrated by Joe St. Pierre. Margaret K. McElderry Books, 9781534420885, 2019 Format: Hardcover Rating 1-5 (5 is an excellent or starred review): 4  Genre: Adventure  What did you like about the book? Told in … Continue reading

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The Iliad – written and illustrated by Gareth Hinds

 The Iliad – written and illustrated by Gareth Hinds, Candlewick Press, 9780763681135, 2019 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Genre:  Historical Fiction/Classics (Graphic Novel format) What did you like about the book?  Hinds tackles another classic work, … Continue reading

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Dugout: The Zombie Steals Home by Scott Morse

Dugout: The Zombie Steals Home by Scott Morse. Scholastic, 2019. ISBN 9781338188103 Format: ARC Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Sports/Horror What did you like about the book? A baseball and zombies adventure that … Continue reading

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