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Hill, Jonathan

Summary: "Eight years ago an earthquake--the Big One--hit along the Cascadia fault line, toppling cities and changing landscapes all up and down the west coast of the United States. Life as we know it changed forever. But for Vietnamese American Virginia Crane, life changed shortly after the earthquake, when her mother left and never came back. Ginny has gotten used to a life without her mother, helping...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Oni Press 2020

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Ha, Robin

Summary: "A powerful and moving teen graphic novel memoir about immigration, belonging, and how arts can save a life--perfect for fans of American Born Chinese and Hey, Kiddo. For as long as she can remember, it's been Robin and her mom against the world. Growing up as the only child of a single mother in Seoul, Korea, wasn't always easy, but it has bonded them fiercely together. So when a vacation to...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Balzer + Bray/Harper Alley, imprints of HarperCollins Publishers 2020

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1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 921 HA

Chanani, Nidhi

Summary: Priyanka Das has so many unanswered questions: Why did her mother abandon her home in India years ago? What was it like there? And most importantly, who is her father, and why did her mom leave him behind? But Pri's mom avoids these questions and the topic of India is permanently closed. For Pri, her mother's homeland can only exist in her imagination. That is, until she finds a mysterious...

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Publisher / Publication Date: First Second, an imprint of Roaring Brook Press 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 CHA

Tolstikova, Dasha

Summary: Depicts the author's life with her grandmother in Moscow while her mother goes to school in America, describing how she navigated her problems with friends and school and her surprise when she learned she would be joining her mother.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Groundwood Books, House of Anansi Press 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 TOL

Unita, Yumi

Summary: As Rin experiences the ups and downs of being a teenager, she begins to ponder what it means to be family. In her exploration of that question, she takes it upon herself to track down Masako, her birth mother. Masako, now engaged and pregnant, is about to start a new family of her own. But with Masako's feelings of guilt over her treatment of Rin, she can't bring herself to tell Daikichi of the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Yen Press 2012

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1 available in Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: 741.5 BUN

Cabot, Meg

Summary: Thirteen-year-old Dinah Lance is in a rock band with her two best friends and has a good relationship with her mom, but when a mysterious figure threatens her friends and family, she learns more about herself and her mother's secret past.

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Publisher / Publication Date: DC Comics 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 CAB

Tamaki, Mariko

Summary: Seventeen-year-old Mandy, who dyes her hair black and hates almost everyone, is not like her mother, the tall, sparkly alien superheo Starfire, so when someone from Starfire's past arrives, Mandy must make a choice about who she is and if she should riskeverything to save her mom.

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Publisher / Publication Date: DC Comics 2021

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1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 741.5 TAM

Grisseaux, Veronique

Summary: "Since Amy's been going out with John, she has become the most popular girl in the halls. But she spends so much time with her new friends that she forgets Kat, her best friend. As for her ex, Nick, he still thinks about his lost love, Amy. And the icing on the cake: Amy's mom tells her that they're moving in with her new fiance, Francis. Aaaaargh! Help! Noooo! Gross! Even if change terrifies...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Charmz, an imprint of Papercutz 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J FIC GRI

Kim, Dong Hwa.

Summary: A young girl, growing up with her mother who owns a tavern, learns about life through village gossip, travelers and many questions.

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Publisher / Publication Date: First Second 2009

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1 available in Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: 741.5 COL

Nakamura, Yoshiki

Summary: "Kyoko Mogami followed her true love Sho to Tokyo to support him while he made it big as an idol. But he's casting her out now that he's famous! Kyoko won't suffer in silence--she's going to get her sweet revenge by beating Sho in show biz! Kyoko desperately wants to be cast in a new samurai drama so that she can work opposite her best friend in the entire world, Kanae "Moko" Kotonami. But...

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Publisher / Publication Date: VIZ Media, LLC 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 741.5 SKI

Kim, Dong Hwa

Summary: "A celebration of the triumph of true love. As Ehwa grew from a girl to a young woman in The Color of Earth and The Color of Water, she began to understand and experience love and relationships, with her mother as a model and confidante. Now, in the heartwarming conclusion to this lyrically written and delicately drawn trilogy, Ehwa's true love comes at last, and as her mother looks on, she...

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Publisher / Publication Date: First Second 2009

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1 available in Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: 741.5 COL

Ahokoivu, Mari

Summary: "Poorling is a little bear who is a bit different from her brothers; she lives in the forest with her family. Mana and her shadow children also live in the forest. And above them all is Emuu, the great Grandma in the sky. Based on a Finnish folklore, this is a tale of mothers and daughters, stars and legends, old gods and new ones."--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Levine Querido 2021

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1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 741.5 AHO

Feder, Tyler

Summary: "Tyler Feder shares her story of her mother's first oncology appointment to facing reality as a motherless daughter in this frank and refreshingly funny graphic memoir"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books 2020

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1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 362.17 FED

Bagieu, Pénélope

Summary: With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, celebrated graphic novelist Penelope Bagieu profiles the lives of these feisty female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, the stories in this comic biography are sure to inspire the next generation of rebel ladies.

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Publisher / Publication Date: First Second, an imprint of Roaring Book Press 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 920 BAG

Anderson, M. T.

Summary: "Ys, city of wealth and wonder, has a history of dark secrets. Queen Malgven used magic to raise the great walls that keep Ys safe from the tumultuous sea. But after the queen's inexplicable death, her daughters drift apart. Rozenn, the heir to the throne, spends her time on the moors communing with wild animals, while Dahut, the youngest, enjoys the splendors of royal life and is eager to take...

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Publisher / Publication Date: First Second 2020

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1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 741.5 AND

Unita, Yumi

Summary: "As Daikichi continues to juggle work with raising a teenager, Rin struggles with the relationship between her and Kouki, her childhood friend. The last ten years have brought about a variety of changes to their friendship-- some subtle, some not so. Kouki may always have been head over heels for Rin, but the choices he's made in the past seem to have put a wedge between them. And when a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Yen Press 2012

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1 available in Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: 741.5 BUN

Caramagna, Joe.

Summary: The Guardians of the Galaxy are racing to find the Cosmic Seed - an immensely powerful artifact with the ability to generate life - before the evil-hearted Thanos can. Now that the motley team has the Crypto Cube, which holds a map to the Cosmic Seed that only Star-Lord can access, the task should be a lot easier. But with secret betrayals, alien symbiotes, super-evolved animal rebels, and more...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Spotlight, a division of Abdo 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: YA FIC MCD

Wendig, Chuck

Summary: "After escaping from the Guavian Death Gang and rathtars, Han Solo introduces Rey, Finn, Chewbacca, and BB-8 to Maz Kanata, while Kylo Ren meets with Supreme Leader Snoke about BB-8's whereabouts."--Amazon.com.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Spotlight, a division of ABDO 2018

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