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1 - Almost American Girl: An Illustrated Memoir

- Balzer + Bray

A powerful and moving teen graphic novel memoir about immigration, belonging, and how arts can save a life - perfect for fans of American Born Chinese and Hey, Kiddo.For as long as she can remember, it's been Robin and her mom against the world. Growing up as the only child of a single...
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2 - Blue Flag, Vol. 1


An unexpected love quadrangle with a dash of unrequited love as two classmates, a boy and a girl, begin to fall for each other when each of their best friends have already fallen for them.It's the last year of high school, and love is in the air. Romantic feelings that have been building...
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3 - Fights

Joel Christian Gill - Oni Press

Fights is the visceral and deeply affecting memoir of artist/author Joel Christian Gill, chronicling his youth and coming of age as a Black child in a chaotic landscape of rough city streets and foreboding backwoods. Propelled into a world filled with uncertainty and desperation, young...
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4 - Go with the Flow

Karen Schneemann - First Second

High school students embark on a crash course of friendship, female empowerment, and women's health issues in Lily Williams and Karen Schneemann's graphic novel Go With the Flow. Good friends help you go with the flow.Best friends help you start a revolution.Sophomores Abby, Brit,...
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5 - Guantanamo Voices: True Accounts from the World's Most Infamous Prison

Sarah Mirk - Abrams ComicArts

In January 2002, the United States sent a group of Muslim men they suspected of terrorism to a prison in Guantnamo Bay. They were the first of roughly 780 prisoners who would be held there - and 40 inmates still remain. Eighteen years later, very few of them have been ever charged with...
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6 - The Low, Low Woods

Carmen Maria Machado - DC Comics

From New York Times bestselling author Carmen Maria Machado (Her Body And Other Parties, In The Dream House) comes a story so horrifying you won't dare to forget!When your memories are stolen, what would you give to remember? Follow El and Vee as they search for answers to the questions...
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7 - The Magic Fish

Trung Le Nguyen - Random House Graphic

Tin loves his family and his friends ... but Tin has a secret he's been keeping from them, and it might change everything. An amazing YA graphic novel that deals with the complexity of family and how stories can bring us together.Real life isn't a fairytale.But Tin still enjoys...
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8 - Snapdragon

Kat Leyh - First Second

Kat Leyh's Snapdragon is a magical realist graphic novel about a young girl who befriends her town's witch and discovers the strange magic within herself.Snap's town had a witch.At least, that's how the rumor goes. But in reality, Jacks is just a crocks-wearing, internet-savvy...
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9 - Superman Smashes the Klan

Gene Luen Yang - DC Comics

The year is 1946, and the Lee family has moved from Chinatown to Downtown Metropolis. While Dr. Lee is eager to begin his new position at the Metropolis Health Department, his two kids, Roberta and Tommy, are more excited about being closer to the famous superhero Superman!Tommy adjusts...
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10 - Wonder Twins Vol. 1: Activate!

Mark Russell - DC Comics

As part of Brian Michael Bendis' new imprint for young heroes, Wonder Comics, fan favorite Mark Russell brings his unique brand of humor and satire to the Hall of Justice's two newest interns: Zan and Jayna--Wonder Twins!Exiled from their home planet, alien heroes Zan and Jayna...
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