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Nimona

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Nimona is a monster…or at least she can turn into one. She becomes sharks, dragons and wolves, and resorts to violence quickly. But is she and the villain she sidekicks for – “Ballister Blackheart, the biggest name in supervillainy!” – the truly evil ones, or will their friendship and a bit of empathy on both their parts make them the heroes in the end?
Reminiscent of the popular “Hark! A Vagrant!” series, this web comic turned graphic novel by Nicole Stevenson will be a great hit among middle age and young adult readers, especially those who are struggling with being different or the odd one out.

Wish on All the Stars
Schroeder, Lisa
ISBN: 9781338195774
Grades: Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8

Prolific author Lisa Schroeder has written a sequel to “See You on a Starry Night” that can be read as…

Cursed
Silverstein, Karol Ruth
ISBN: 9781580899406
Grades: Grades 7 to 12

Debut author and screenwriter Karol Ruth Silverstein pens an empowering and emotionally-charged novel about a teen with juvenile arthritis, based…

Something Like Gravity
Smith, Amber
ISBN: 9781534437180
Grades: Grades 9 to 12

New York Times best-selling author Amber Smith, who is an advocate for increased awareness of gender violence as well as…

Teen Titans: Raven
Garcia, Kami
ISBN: 9781401286231
Grades: Grades 7 to 12

Young adult author Kami Garcia writes her debut graphic novel with artist Gabriel Picolo, producing the first amazing installment of…

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