Winners! Graphic Novel Making Contest 2017
This year the library received 132 entries and had over two hundred community members come to the awards ceremony. Making this year one of our biggest ever! We want to send out a special thank you to this year's guest speaker award winning writer Mariko Tamaki.
Congratulations to this year's winners!
- First Place: Nandita Rao Moving from the Mouse Hole
- Second Place: Aanya Arvind Baby Takes a Stroll
- Third Place: Sonia Wang Best Friends
- Honorable Mention: Amruta Mahi Gonugunta Princess Mia Gets Long Hair
- First Place: Sarah Suwandi In Another Life
- Second Place: Sophia Chung Translucent
- Third Place: Alisa Chiang The Slimey Happiness Story
- Honorable Mention: Tsai-Ni Lin Bubblerella: Mission Find a Dress
- First Place: Angie Pan Love
- Second Place: Megan Huddlesteen Oddness
- Third Place: Shreya Patel Colors of Friends
- Honorable Mention: Mikayla Hines Hot Seats
- First Place: Janey Hoang Old Timers
- Second Place: Jessica Ferrante The Rich Man & Lazzarus
- Third Place: Ivana Lewis Just Add Water
- Honorable Mention: Anisha Braganza 4 Snails in a Comic
Thank you to this year's generous sponsors: Sakura of America, Hijinx Comics, TRY Japan Cultural Center, TokyoPop Comics, San Jose Museum of Arts, Top Shelf Productions, First/Second Books, Action Labs, and Boom! Studios.