Smile [click here to place a hold on this item ] *****Staff Pick*****
Raina Telgemeier (who adapted The Babysitters Club into graphic novel form) tells her own true life story, from middle school to high school, in this entertaining book. After knocking out her two front teeth in sixth grade, Raina undergoes years of frustrating dental work– headgear, braces, and even an embarassing retainer with fake teeth attached! On top of all that, there’s still more to deal with– a major earthquake, boy confusion, and friends who turn out to be not so friendly.
Twilight: The Graphic Novel, volume 1 [place hold]
When Isabella Swan moves to the gloomy town of Forks and meets the mysterious, alluring Edward Cullen, her life takes a thrilling and terrifying turn. Up until now, Edward has managed to keep his true identity hidden, but Bella is determined to uncover his dark secret. . . Beautifully rendered, this first installment of Twilight: The Graphic Novel (it will be a trilogy) is a must-read for any fan of the original series!
Amelia Earhart: This Broad Ocean [place hold]
Amelia Earhart developed a love of flying at a very young age. What began as a simple joy became something much deeper– a commitment to open doors for all women.
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