Children’s New Arrivals – Graphic Novel

June Arrivals

      Chu, Amy
      Sea Sirens : a trot & Cap’n Bill adeventure
      Summary:“Trot, a Vietnamese American surfer girl, and Cap’n Bill, her cranky one-eyed cat, catch too big a wave and wipe out, sucked down into a magical underwater kingdom where an ancient deep-sea battle rages”–
      ISBN:“0451480171 (trade paperback)”, “9780451480170 (trade paperback)”, “0451480163 (hardback)”, “9780451480163 (hardback)”

      Craft, Jerry
      New kid
      Summary:Seventh grader Jordan Banks loves nothing more than drawing cartoons about his life. But instead of sending him to the art school of his dreams, his parents enroll him in a prestigious private school known for its academics, where Jordan is one of the few kids of color in his entire grade. As he makes the daily trip from his Washington Heights apartment to the upscale Riverdale Academy Day School, Jordan soon finds himself torn between two worlds–and not really fitting into either one. Can Jordan learn to navigate his new school culture while keeping his neighborhood friends and staying true to himself?
      ISBN:0062691201, 9780062691200, 0062691198, 9780062691194

      Flintham, Thomas
      Robo-Rabbit Boy, go!
      Summary:Super Rabbit Boy’s present to Moon Girl releases Queen Spooky and her army of ghosts, and Super Rabbit Boy is taken captive–so it is up to the normally evil King Viking (who does not like the competition of the ghost army) and especially his secret weapon, Robo-Rabbit Boy (switched to “Good” mode) to save Animal Town, release Super Rabbit Boy, and contain the ghosts.
      ISBN:1338239821, 9781338239829, 1338239813, 9781338239812

      Flintham, Thomas
      Super Rabbit Boy blasts off!
      Summary:King Viking decides to find another planet where he can carry out his evil plans without interference, and everyone in Animal Town is delighted; then an alien appeals to Super Rabbit Boy for help and he blasts off to once again confront his enemy–but his level one rocket may not be up to the task.
      ISBN:9781643108957, “1338239708 (hardcover)”, “9781338239706 (hardcover)”, “1338239627 (pbk.)”, “9781338239621 (pbk.)”

      Flintham, Thomas
      Super Rabbit Boy vs. Super Rabbit Boss!
      Summary:Super Rabbit Boy falls down a pipe and discovers himself in a mirror reality where everyone good is now evil, including his mirror self, Super Rabbit Boss, and he must make friends with King Viking (now one of the good guys) and somehow defeat his alter ego in order to save this world–and somehow find a way back to his own reality.
      ISBN:“1338034766 (bound library edition)”, “9781338034769 (bound library edition)”, “1338034758 (pbk.)”, “9781338034752 (pbk.)”

      Flintham, Thomas
      The super side-quest test!
      Summary:This time Super Rabbit Boy will need the power of the Super Wand to defeat the evil King Viking–but first he must go on a seemingly endless series of quests before he can obtain the wand and save the day.
      ISBN:“1338239783 (pbk.)”, 1338239791, 9781338239799, “9781338239782 (pbk.)”

      Pilkey, Dav
      Brawl of the wild
      Summary:When Dog Man is sent to the pound for a crime he didn’t commit, his friends work to prove his innocence.
      ISBN:1338236571, 9781338236576

      Pilkey, Dav
      Dog Man : lord of the fleas
      Summary:When a new bunch of baddies bust up the town, Dog Man is called into action — and this time he isn’t alone. With a cute kitten and a remarkable robot by his side, our heroes must save the day by joining forces with an unlikely ally: Petey, the World’s Most Evil Cat. But can the villainous Petey avoid vengeance and venture into virtue?
      ISBN:1338290916, 9781338290912, “0545935172 (hc)”, “9780545935173 (hc)”

      Pilkey, Dav
      Dog man and cat kid
      Summary:When a new sitter arrives and a movie star goes missing, Dog Man and Cat Kid investigate, but Petey, the world’s most evil cat, complicates their case.
      ISBN:“1338230379 (jlb)”, “9781338230376 (jlb)”, “0545935180 (hc)”, “9780545935180 (hc)”

      Hirsch, Andy
      Trees : kings of the forest
      Summary:“In Trees we follow an acorn as it learns about its future as Earth’s largest, longest-living plant. Starting with the seed’s germination, we learn about each stage until the tree’s maturation, different types of trees, and the roles trees take on in our ecosystem.”–Amazon.
      ISBN:125014311X, 9781250143112, 1250143101, 9781250143105

      Johnson, Cathy G.
      The Breakaways
      Summary:When a popular student encourages her to join the soccer team, Faith signs up even though she has never played the game and learns about loyalty and friendship.
      ISBN:“1626723575 (sc)”, “9781626723573 (sc)”, 1250196949, 9781250196941

      Krosoczka, Jarrett
      Hey, kiddo
      Summary:In kindergarten, Jarrett Krosoczka’s teacher asks him to draw his family, with a mommy and a daddy. But Jarrett’s family is much more complicated than that. His mom is an addict, in and out of rehab, and in and out of Jarrett’s life. His father is a mystery — Jarrett doesn’t know where to find him, or even what his name is. Jarrett lives with his grandparents — two very loud, very loving, very opinionated people who had thought they were through with raising children until Jarrett came along.
      ISBN:0545902487, 9780545902489, 0545902479, 9780545902472

      O’Connor, George.
      Hephaistos : god of fire
      Summary:Retells in graphic novel format the story from Greek mythology of Hephaistos, the god of fire.
      ISBN:“1626725276 (hardcover)”, “9781626725270 (hardcover)”, 1626725284, 9781626725287

      Peirce, Lincoln.
      Big Nate goes bananas!
      Summary:“The school year is winding down, and Nate can’t wait for summer vacation: baseball, beach trips, and…overripe bananas? Yuck! Turns out Nate has a problem with fruit that’s past its prime. And that’s not all that’s bugging him. Kim Cressly is making Chester jealous at Nate’s expense, Artur is challenging him in the Hunny Bursts mascot contest, and his replacement social studies teacher is none other than Coach John. In banana terms, it’s all left Nate feeling a little bruised. Can he make it to summer without slipping up?”–
      ISBN:1544416407, 9781544416403, “1449489958 (pbk.)”, “9781449489953 (pbk.)”