Category Archives: Graphic Novels

The Glorkian Warrior Delivers a Pizza

The Glorkian Warrior Delivers a Pizza by James Kochalka Grades 1 & up This graphic novel will grab young readers from the start! The Glorkian Warrior and his Super Backpack are trying to decide on their next adventure when a … Continue reading

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Miles Taylor & the Golden Cape: Attack of the Alien Horde and Rise of the Robot Army

Attack of the Alien Horde by Robert Venditti Grades 4 & up Miles Taylor is an ordinary kid going through a difficult transition. His mom left and he and his dad have moved to a smaller apartment. This move also … Continue reading

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Roller Girl

Roller Girl by Victoria Jamieson Grades 4-7 When Astrid’s mom takes Astrid and her best friend Nicole to a Roller Derby bout, Astrid is fascinated with this new (to her) sport. She immediately signs up for a roller derby summer … Continue reading

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Sunny Side Up

Sunny Side Up by Jennifer L. Holm Grades 4-7 In the summer of 1976, Sunny is sent to her grandfather’s retirement community in Florida. It is clear from the start that she expected a very different sort vacation — she’s … Continue reading

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El Deafo

El Deafo by Cece Bell Cece Bell looks back at her childhood in this graphic novel about growing up deaf. She had normal hearing until a virus at the age of four, and her parents choose to keep her in … Continue reading

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Star Wars: Jedi Academy

Star Wars: Jedi Academy by Jeffrey Brown Grades 3-7 The tales of a middle school and all of the difficulties and awkwardness that comes with it, told through drawings and pictures. Sound familiar? But wait! This one is set firmly … Continue reading

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Rapunzel’s Revenge

Rapunzel’s Revenge by Shannon & Dean Hale, illustrated by Nathan Hale grades 4-7 We were fortunate enough to have Shannon & Dean Hale come visit us at school and speak to the fourth, fifth, and sixth graders. They are a … Continue reading

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