2013 Award Winners & Best Books (Part 2)

February 8, 2013 at 12:28 pm Leave a comment

The best of the best lists are here! Here’s a few that made it onto the 2013 Great Graphic Novels for Teens list…

BloodyChester Bloody Chester by JT Petty
YA GRAPHICNOVEL PETTY
In 1870 Dakota Territory, “Bloody” Chester Kates is in for some surprises when he agrees to burn down the town of Whale, believed to be inhabited by something wicked, in order for the Union Pacific to continue construction of the railroad.
UgliesShaysStory Uglies: Shay’s Story by Scott Westerfeld
YA GRAPHICNOVEL WESTERFELD
After befriending the Crims, a group of fellow teens who refuse to take anything in society at face value, Shay starts to question the whole concept of being transformed from an ordinary “Ugly” into a paragon of beauty. And as the Crims explore beyond the monitored borders of Uglyville into the forbidden, Shay must choose between the perks of being Pretty and the rewards of being real.
AttackOnTitan1 Attack on Titan Vol. 1 by Hajime Isayama
YA MANGA ATTACK 1
In the walled enclave where the remnants of humanity shelter from the Titans, giant creatures who have taken over the rest of the world, Eren and Mikasa join the fight.
FriendsWithBoys Friends with Boys by Faith Erin Hicks
YA GRAPHICNOVEL HICKS
After an idyllic childhood of homeschooling with her mother and three older brothers, Maggie enrolls in public high school, where interacting with her peers is complicated by the melancholy ghost that has followed her throughout her entire life.
UltimateSpidermanDeathOfSpiderman Ultimate Spider-Man: Death of Spider-Man by Brian Michael Bendis
YA GRAPHICNOVEL SPIDERMAN
Prepare yourself for the most shocking Spider-Man story you will ever read! Young Peter Parker has led a heroic life, and tried to live by the simple and powerful philosophy that with great power comes great responsibility – but will that philosophy be enough to save him from the horror that awaits him here?
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