New Graphic Novels for Kids

New kid / Jerry Craft ; with colors by Jim Callahan. cover
After his parents send him to a prestigious private school known for its academics, Jordan Banks finds himself torn between two worlds.
The return of Zita the spacegirl / Ben Hatke. cover
Zita the Spacegirl is wrongfully imprisoned on a penitentiary planet from where she must escape to halt an evil warden's plans for interstellar domination.
Hilo. Then Everything Went Wrong Book 5, Then everything went wrong / by Judd Winick ; color by Steve Hamaker. cover
"As D.J., Gina, Hilo and Izzy go on another adventure together, Hilo gets even closer to answering the questions of his past. But the shocking answers he gets are not the ones he expected or wanted"-- Provided by publisher.
Narwhal's otter friend / Narwhal's Otter Friend Ben Clanton. cover
A collection of three stories featuring Narwhal and Jelly, including one in which they meet Otty, a super-adventurous otter, who causes Jelly to worry that she will take his place as Narwhal's best friend.
Bird & Squirrel on ice / James Burks. cover
Bird and Squirrel have a new friend, Sakari, and also a new enemy, the Great Whale, who wants Bird as his next meal.
Bird & Squirrel on the edge! / James Burks. cover
Crossing the Great Mountains to return home, Bird and Squirrel rescue a baby bear from wolves before Bird suffers a bonk on the head that gives him amnesia, a situation that tests Squirrel's ability to protect his friends.
Marvel action Avengers : the new danger / written by Matthew K. Manning ; art by Jon Sommariva ; colors by Protobunker ; letters by Christa Miesner. cover
Thor, Black Widow, Captain America, Black Panther, and Captain Marvel team together when the villainous A.I.M. kidnaps Tony Stark and his Iron Man armor.
Camp / by Kayla Miller. cover
Olive and Willow are happy campers! Or are they? Olive is sure she'll have the best time at summer camp with her friend Willow - but while Olive makes quick friends with the other campers, Willow struggles to form connections and latches on to the only person she knows - Olive. It's s'more than Olive can handle! The stress of being Willow's living security blanket begins to wear on Olive and before long... the girls aren't just fighting, they may not even be friends by the time camp is over. Will the two be able to patch things up before the final lights out?
Endgames / Ru Xu. cover
After arriving in Atlalus, Blue, who is determined to find Crow and Jack, gets kidnapped by Snow and Red and they set off on an adventure that takes them to the frontlines of the war.
Sisters / Raina Telgemeier ; with color by Braden Lamb. cover
In a semi-autobiographical graphic novel, Raina's disappointing bond with a cranky, independent younger sister is further challenged by the arrival of a baby brother and an estrangement in their parents' marriage.
Just Jaime / Terri Libenson. cover
At the end of seventh grade Jaime and Maya's friendship is tested when their priorities are divided.
Just Jaime / Terri Libenson. cover
At the end of seventh grade Jaime and Maya's friendship is tested when their priorities are divided.
The red maze / Mark Siegel, Alexis Siegel ; [illustrated by] Xanthe Bouma, Boya Sun, Matt Rockefeller. cover
"Oona, Jax Amboy, and An Tzu must light the beacon on Moon Yatta and stop the evil force that threatens to rule the 5 worlds"-- Provided by publisher.
Sincerely, Harriet / Sarah Winifred Searle. cover
In 1996 Chicago, thirteen-year-old Harriet Flores, living with boredom, loneliness, and a chronic illness, lets her imagination run wild--with mixed results--and learns about the power of storytelling.
Glitch / Sarah Graley. cover
Izzy gets sucked into the world of her new video game, where a robot named Rae tells her she is destined to save Dungeon City from the Big Boss.
Pie in the Sky / Remy Lai. cover
"Sometimes life isn't a piece of cake... When Jingwen moves to a new country, he feels like he's landed on Mars. School is torture, making friends is impossible since he doesn't speak English, and he's often stuck looking after his (extremely irritating) little brother, Yanghao. To distract himself from the loneliness, Jingwen daydreams about making all the cakes on the menu of Pie in the Sky, the bakery his father had planned to open before he unexpectedly passed away. The only problem is his mother has laid down one major rule: the brothers are not to use the oven while she's at work. As Jingwen and Yanghao bake elaborate cakes, they'll have to cook up elaborate excuses to keep the cake making a secret from Mama." -- Amazon
Wild weather : storms, meteorology, and climate / written by MK Reed ; illustrated by Jonathan Hill ; with colors by Nyssa Oru. cover
Explores extreme weather, discussing how weather satellites predict the future, the difference between weather and climate, and how the rotation of the planet affects wind currents.
Share your smile : Raina's guide to telling your own story / Raina Telgemeier. cover
Offers writing prompts, activities, and tips and techniques for writing and illustrating a story.
The white snake / a Toon graphic by Ben Nadler ; based on a fairy tale by the Grimm Brothers. cover
"Young Randall dreams of adventures until one day he's sent off on a mission to discover the neighboring king's secret. When he returns, he's thrown in a dungeon and despairs until Princess Tilda -- the power behind the throne - entices him to compete for her hand. Courage, determination -- and Tilda's trust in him - toss him from one adventure to the next as he dives for a ring at the bottom of the ocean and searches for a Golden Apple from the Tree of Life. BEN NADLER's modern version in comics highlights the timeless truth at the heart of this Grimm Brothers' fairy tale in a way that is sure to delight and resonate with today's young readers."--Provided by publishers.
Mega robo bros / by Neill Cameron ; additional coloring by Lisa Murphy. cover
When an evil robotic mind sets about unleashing a sinister plan, robot brothers Alex and Freddy are there to save the day.
Ghost hog / written and illustrated by Joey Weiser ; edited by Robin Herrera. cover
"Truff is the ghost of a young boar, fueled by fury towards the hunter who shot her down. She has a lot to learn about her new afterlife, and thankfully the forest spirits Claude and Stanley are there to guide her! However, they soon find that her parents, along with their fellow animal villagers, have been kidnapped by the malicious mountain demon Mava! Truff wants to help, but... the hunter is finally within her grasp, and if she lets him go, she may never get her revenge! Is vengeance all that being a ghost is good for? Or is there something stronger keeping this little pig tethered to the living world?"--back cover.
The Nameless city. I / Faith Erin Hicks ; color by Jordie Bellaire. cover
Every time it is invaded the City gets a new name, but to the natives in is the Nameless City, and they survive by not letting themselves get involved--but now the fate of the City rests in the hands of Rat, a native, and Kaidu, one of the Dao, the latest occupiers, and the two must somehow work together if the City is to survive.
Star Wars adventures. Tales from Vader's castle. [1] / written by Cavan Scott ; art by Derek Charm, Chris Fenoglio, Kelley Jones, Corin Howell, Robert Hack, & Charles Paul Wilson III. cover
"Readers follow a band of rebels as they sneak-and fight-their way into the creepiest place in the galaxy: the terrifying castle of Darth Vader! Along the way, the rebels trade spooky stories featuring the most terrifying villans and creatures in the universe. Collects the five- issue series."--Provided by publisher.
The Nameless city. 2, The stone heart / Faith Erin Hicks ; color by Jordie Bellaire. cover
"Kaidu and Rat have only just recovered from the assassination attempt on the General of All Blades when more chaos breaks loose in the Nameless City: deep conflicts within the Dao nation are making it impossible to find a political solution for the disputed territory of the City itself. To complicate things further, Kaidu is fairly certain he's stumbled on a formula for the lost weapon of the mysterious founders of the City. But sharing it with the Dao military would be a complete betrayal of his friendship with Rat. Can Kai find the right solution before the Dao find themselves at war?"--Provided by publisher.