Great Graphic Novels (#GGN2021) Nominees Round Up, November 5 Edition

Click here to see all of the current Great Graphic Novels nominees along with more information about the list and past years’ selections.

Primer by Jennifer Muro, Thomas Krajewski, and Gretel Lusky 
DC Comics 
Publication Dates: June 23, 2020 
ISBN: 9781401296575 

Primer tells the story of thirteen-year-old ray of sunshine Ashley Rayburn. Ashley’s father is in prison, and Ashley has been in and out of various foster homes because of her curious, rambunctious, and totally developmentally appropriate ways. Ashley finally feels like she’s found her home with a set of new foster parents, but when she breaks into her scientist foster mother’s safe, she comes across a set of body paints that give the wearer various superpowers. The organization that made the paints wants them back, and Ashley has to make choices to protect her new family. 

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Quick Picks for Reluctant Readers (#QP2020) Nominees Round Up, August 6 Edition

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Under the Moon: A Catwoman Tale by Lauren Myracle and illustrated by Isaac Goodhart
DC INK
Publication Date: May 7, 2019
ISBN: 978-1401285913

Before she was Catwoman, she was just Selina, a girl trying to make it in a tough living situation.  When things go from bad to worse, Selina finds herself homeless and on her own. As she finds new friends she begins to find her way in her new world, and she is set to become something more.

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