Inspiration for the graphic novel-obsessed. Most of these are for kids ages 8-12, with a few specifically for the earlier elementary grades.
From the creator of the brilliant Cardboard Kingdom. (After reading Cardboard Kingdom, I found my boys in the garage constructing elaborate costumes out of old boxes. Love.) --Elese
A new graphic novel co-authored by Roller Girl creator Victoria Jamieson.
Fans of Dog Man, meet the InvestiGators!
A younger graphic novel, great for ages 5-8. Perfect for fans of Narwhal & Jelly.
Virtual reality video games & middle school? What's not to love?
"This sensitive, slightly spooky tale will spur middle graders to mull the importance of fostering welcoming communities." --School Library Journal
The latest in the Emmie & Friends series. If you'd like to start from the beginning here, see Invisible Emmie.
Book #1 in a new mystery/adventure graphic novel series.
A coming-of-age graphic novel about blended families and farmer markets from the talented Lucy Knisley.
"Lê and Tong reimagine the Green Lantern as a 13-year-old Vietnamese American boy. ... Sci-fi and adventure are flashy vehicles for a tale about power and compassion--and the importance of service to others." --School Library Journal
"Children figuring out where they fit in will appreciate this stunning work that does double duty as an absorbing adventure and a gentle musing on gender identity, family, and acceptance." --School Library Journal
"Kids are going to love these characters, which is good, as more stories are already in the works. An absolutely delightful gateway into comics for the Saturday-morning cartoon crowd." --Booklist (ages 7-10)
Endorsed by my avid-graphic novel reading 8-year-old --Elese
"Spirited adventure and an oddball sense of humor make this a promising start to a series that will be perfect for fans of the Hilda comics. Ages 8-12." --Publishers Weekly
Book #11 in the hilarious and fabulous Phoebe and her Unicorn series.
A graphic novel biography of martial arts legend Bruce Lee.
A collection of modern Russian folklore in graphic novel format.
A STEAM-focused biography of the first women in space.