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1 - Anne Frank's Diary: The Graphic Novel

Audit Commission. · Pantheon
Pages: 160
Format: Hardcover

A timeless story rediscovered by each new generation, The Diary of a Young Girl stands without peer. For both young readers and adults it continues to capture the remarkable spirit of Anne Frank, who for a time survived the worst horror the modern world has seen - and who remained triumphantly...
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2 - Hey, Kiddo

Jarrett J. Krosoczka · Graphix
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

In kindergarten, Jarrett Krosoczka's teacher asks him to draw his family, with a mommy and a daddy. But Jarrett's family is much more complicated than that. His mom is an addict, in and out of rehab, and in and out of Jarrett's life. His father is a mystery -- Jarrett doesn't know where...
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3 - The Unwanted: Stories of the Syrian Refugees

Don Brown · HMH Books for Young Readers
Pages: 112
Format: Hardcover

In the tradition of Don Brown's critically acclaimed, full-color nonfiction graphic novels The Great American Dust Bowl and Sibert Honor winning Drowned City, The Unwanted is an important, timely, and eye-opening exploration of the ongoing Syrian refugee crisis, exposing the harsh realities...
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4 - Crush

Svetlana Chmakova · JY
Pages: 240
Format: Paperback

Following the overwhelming success of AWKWARD and BRAVE, Svetlana Chmakova's award winning Berrybrook Middle School series continues with its next installment - CRUSH!Jorge seems to have it all together. He's big enough that nobody really messes with him, but he's also a genuinely sweet...
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5 - Illegal

Eoin Colfer · Sourcebooks Jabberwocky
Pages: 144
Format: Hardcover

A powerfully moving graphic novel by New York Times bestselling author Eoin Colfer and the team behind the Artemis Fowl graphic novels that explores the current plight of undocumented immigrants.Ebo is alone.His brother, Kwame, has disappeared, and Ebo knows it can only be to attempt the hazardous...
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6 - My Brother's Husband, Volume 2

Gengoroh Tagame · Pantheon
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

The concluding volume in the story of Yaichi, his daughter Kana, and how their meeting Mike Flanagan--Yaichi's brother-in-law--changes their lives and their perceptions of acceptance of homosexuality in their contemporary Japanese culture.As Mike continues his journey of discovery concerning...
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7 - On a Sunbeam

Tillie Walden · First Second
Pages: 544
Format: Hardcover

On a Sunbeam is an epic graphic novel about a girl who travels to the ends of the universe to find a long lost love, from acclaimed author Tillie Walden.Two timelines. Second chances. One love. A ragtag crew travels to the deepest reaches of space, rebuilding beautiful, broken structures...
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8 - Royal City Volume 2: Sonic Youth

Jeff Lemire · Image Comics
Pages: 120
Format: Paperback

In this second installment of bestselling author Jeff Lemire's (Descender, Sweet Tooth) ambitious new series we travel back to the year 1993 and follow the then teenaged Pike siblings and see the the last week of Tommy Pike's life unfold. The mysteries of his death and all the sins...
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9 - Silver Spoon, Vol. 1

Hiromu Arakawa · Yen Press
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

Time for a change of pace.Yuugo Hachiken flees the hustle and bustle of city life to enroll at Oezo Agricultural High School. At first he's just trying to outrun his problems, but instead he finds a place for himself in this quaint rural community. Between the classrooms and cowpatties,...
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10 - Speak: The Graphic Novel

LAURIE HALSE ANDERSON · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

The critically acclaimed, award-winning, modern classic Speak is now a stunning graphic novel."Speak up for yourself -- we want to know what you have to say." From the first moment of her freshman year at Merryweather High, Melinda knows this is a big fat lie, part of the nonsense...
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