The Perfect Summer Sidekick

As the school year ends, kids and their families are gearing up for summer fun. Whether you are cooling down at the splash park or in search of a frozen treat, a book is the perfect summer sidekick. For early elementary and middle school kids, graphic novels are in high demand, and here are some (mostly) brand-new titles to enjoy. 

Black-Authored Graphic Novels

Whether you prefer fast-paced action or funny slice-of-life, realistic fiction or sci-fi, these teen and middle grade graphic novels by Black authors have something for everyone! 

Action-Packed Teen Manga

Love a good fight scene or a harrowing adventure? From psychic middle schoolers, to demon hunters, to anthropomorphized human cells, these teen manga titles are full of blood-pumping action to warm you up this winter!