Graphic Novels

The Tryout: A Graphic Novel By Christina Soontornvat, Joanna Cacao (Illustrator) Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338741261
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Published: Graphix - September 6th, 2022

The Tryout is funny, relatable, and introspective. Christina and Megan are best friends and on a mission to make the cheerleading squad. While they are navigating tryouts, they are also dealing with all that comes along with being the only young girls of color at school. The girls learn to balance their own culture and identity, and that through it all, friends and family will be there to cheer you on along the way.

- Kiarra


Hooky Volume 2 By Míriam Bonastre Tur, Míriam Bonastre Tur (Illustrator) Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780358693093
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Published: Clarion Books - September 6th, 2022

Dani and Dorian Wytte have been through everything together--including joining forces with trouble maker Nico, Princess Monica, and golden boy Mark to sneak into the witch's sabbath, spring hostages from prison, and defend the castle when it was attacked by witches. Strange, whimsical and a ton of fun! Check out Book 1 below!

- Mark


Hooky By Míriam Bonastre Tur, Míriam Bonastre Tur (Illustrator) Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780358468295
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Published: Clarion Books - September 7th, 2021

Frizzy By Claribel A. Ortega, Rose Bousamra (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Claribel A. Ortega, Rose Bousamra (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781250259639
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Published: First Second - October 18th, 2022

A glorious and heart-filled middle grade graphic novel about growing up and finding yourself, including your natural curls. Affirming and positive, store-favorite Claribel A. Ortega’s story, heightened with Rose Bousamra’s picture-perfect illustrations, is a joy--for curly-haired girls certainly, but also for everyone.

- Joy


I Survived Hurricane Katrina, 2005: A Graphic Novel (I Survived Graphic Novel #6) (I Survived Graphix) By Lauren Tarshis, Alvin Epps (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Lauren Tarshis, Alvin Epps (Illustrator)
$10.99
ISBN: 9781338766943
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Published: Graphix - October 18th, 2022

The latest in the popular series, this is the story of Barry and his family from New Orleans' Lower Ninth Ward. A good history lesson and gripping telling of an event that hit very close to Houstonians. Contains good additional information on the storm and recovery.

- Amy


Spirit Week By Ira Marcks Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780316278065
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 25th, 2022

Four kids must band together to save a hotel that’s inspired the greatest horror novel of all time! Enjoy the soft creepiness perfect for fans of Garlic and the Vampire and Sheets, plus all the hidden horror film references!

- Sara