Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Podcast Episode 2: 20 Graphic Novels Middle Schoolers Love!

Welcome to Episode 2! Today, I discuss 20 graphic novels that are most popular with my middle schoolers as well as award-listed graphic novels I need to read and promote better in my library. All the books and resources mentioned in the podcast are also listed in this post.

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And now for Episode 2...

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EPISODE 2:




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Podcast music by Little Candle and used within the Creative Commons license and TOU.

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TITLES FEATURED IN THIS EPISODE:


Download printable show notes (includes list of titles)


Naruto series
(Masashi Kishimoto)
American Born Chinese
(Gene Luen Yang)
Page By Paige
(Laura Lee Gulledge)
Anything written by Raina Telgemeier
El Deafo
(CeCe Bell)

The Strange Case of Origami Yoda
(Tom Angleberger)
Moomin
(Tove Jansson)
Cardboard
(Doug TenNapel)
Squish
(Jennifer and Matt Holm)
Sunny Side Up
(Jennifer and Matt Holm)

Fairy Tail series
(Hiro Mashima)
Anya's Ghost
(Vera Brosgol)
Awkward
(Svetlana Chmakova)
Roller Girl
(Victoria Jamieson)
Amulet series
(Kazu Kibuishi)

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
(Ransom Riggs, Cassandra Jean)
Steve Jobs: Insanely Great
(Jessie Hartland)
Bone series
(Jeff Smith)
Dog Man
(Dav Pilkey)
Big Nate
(Lincoln Peirce)

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AWARD-LIST BOOKS I WANT TO READ AND PROMOTE BETTER IN MY LIBRARY:


Lumberjanes
(Noelle Stevenson, Grace Ellis, Brooke Allen)
Copper
(Kazu Kibuishi)
The Adventures of Superhero Girl
(Faith Erin Hicks)
Baba Yaga's Assistant
(Marika McCoola and Emily Carroll)

War Brothers
(Sharon McKay)
Bad Machinery series
(John Allison)

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ALSO MENTIONED IN THIS EPISODE:


Friends for Life
(Andrew Norriss)
Captain Underpants series
(Dav Pilkey)
Diary of a Wimpy Kid
(Jeff Kinney)
Boxers and Saints
(Gene Luen Yang)

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PODCAST LINKS:


Texas Library Association's Maverick Graphic Novel Reading List
GRAPHIX by Scholastic
Papercutz

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SCHOLASTIC 2017 GRAPHIC NOVEL PREVIEW:



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Which graphics did I miss? What titles are popular in your library?





1 comment:

  1. Oh, fantastic!!! I'm building up the GN collection at a position I just got this month. This post is super helpful. And true dat about Raina ;)

    Amanda @ A Bookshelf Monstrosity

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