Bomb by Steve Sheinkin; Nick Bertozzi

Bomb A non-fiction graphic novel set in WWII that reads like an international spy thriller. Learn about the genius and scientific discovery needed in the development of the atomic bomb in the midst of back-alley secret deals and wartime sabotage.


Invisible by Christina Diaz Gonzalez; Gabriela Epstein

Invisible Graphic novel told in flashback about 5 middle schoolers who are grouped together because they all speak some Spanish, but they are all quite different. While working together they start to get to know each other, and they discover a family who has a secret and needs help.


Borders by Thomas King; Natasha Donovan

Borders What happens when your nation is divided by someone else’s border and your citizenship isn’t acknowledged? Hang out in the gray area between borders known as the duty-free parking lot. When will they be able to leave?

Lucy in the Sky

Lucy in the Sky by Kiara Brinkman; Sean Chiki

Lucy in the Sky 7th grader Lucy is struggling with some family issues and feels her friends are drifting away. She discovers some of her parent’s old Beatles albums, gets a drum set, and decides to start a girl band. Can she keep the band together?

Parachute Kids

Parachute Kids by Betty C. Tang

Parachute Kids An engrossing graphic novel about Feng-Li, who is thrilled to be visiting California with her family. After an amazing vacation, she and her siblings are told they will be staying in L.A. while their parents return to Taiwan without them. Can she and her siblings keep each other afloat until their parents are … Read more