Category Archives: Graphic Novel – Fiction

Breaking Down – Written by Maia Kinney-Petrucha and Stefan Petrucha and Illustrated by Rick Parker

Breaking Down, Written by Maia Kinney-Petrucha and Stefan Petrucha and Illustrated by Rick Parker, 2011, New York: Papercutz. 9781597072458. Age Range: 10-17 years. Author Website: http://www.petrucha.com/ No Website for Maia Kinney-Petrucha No Illustrator Website. Annotation: This graphic novel follows the relationship … Continue reading

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Harry Potty and the Deathly Boring – Written by Stefan Petrucha and Illustrated by Rick Parker

Harry Potty and the Deathly Boring, Written by Stefan Petrucha and Illustrated by Rick Parker, 2010, New York: Papercutz. 9781597072182. Age Range: 10-17 years. Author Website: http://www.petrucha.com/ No Illustrator Website. Annotation: Harry Potty, Don Measley, and Whiny Stranger work together to … Continue reading

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American Born Chinese – Written and Illustrated by Gene Luen Yang

American Born Chinese, Written and Illustrated by Gene Luen Yang, 2006, 233 p., New York: First Second. 9781596431522. Age Range: 12 years and older. Author Website: http://geneyang.com/ Awards: Best Fiction for Young Adults: 2007, Booklist Editor’s Choice: 2006, Kentucky: Bluegrass Award … Continue reading

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Lunch Lady and the League of Librarians – Written and Illustrated by Jarrett J. Krosoczka

Lunch Lady and the League of Librarians, Written and Illustrated by Jarrett J. Krosoczka, 2009, New York: Alfred . 9780375946844. Age Range: 7-10 years. Author Website: http://www.studiojjk.com/ Annotation:  The League of Librarians are plotting world domination and it is up to … Continue reading

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Scott Pilgrim’s Precious Little Life – Written and Illustrated by Bryan Lee O’Malley

Scott Pilgrim’s Precious Little Life, Written and Illustrated by Bryan Lee O’Malley, 2004, Portland, OR: Oni Press. 9781932664089. Age Range: 16 years and older. Author Website: http://radiomaru.com/ Graphic Novel Website: http://scottpilgrim.com/ Annotation: Scott Pilgrim is dating a high school girl, … Continue reading

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Nightschool: the Weirn Books – Written by Svetlana Chmakova

Nightschool: the Weirn Books, Written by Svetlana Chmakova, 2009, 193 p., New York: Hachette. 9780759528598. Age Range: 13 years and older. Author Website:  http://www.svetlania.com/ Annotation: Alex has always known she was different, and homeschooling is all she has known.  Why … Continue reading

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Cirque Du Freak: Volume 1 – Written by Darren Shan, Art by Takahiro Arai

Cirque Du Freak: Volume 1, Written by Darren Shan, Art by Takahiro Arai, 2009, 198 p., New York: Hachette. 9780759530416. Age Range: 13 years and older. Author Website:  http://www.darrenshan.com/   Annotation: Darren Shan was a normal, soccer playing kid until … Continue reading

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