Listing Tag: coming of age

Mastery Act 1 – Ignition & Conflict of Interests

“Then talk to her. You just took on a lot of responsibility and shoved just as much right back on her. Talk to her about everything. Establish rules. Set boundaries. Be honest. Give her feelings the weight they deserve and demand the same in return.”

Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh is the story of a family, and a city. Frank Santoro faces a straightforward yet heart-rending reality: His parents, once high-school sweethearts, now never speak to each other—despite working in the same building. Stuck in the middle, he tries to understand. The result is this book. Using markers, pencils, scissors, and tape, with a variety More Info »

Anxious Child

A recollection of life as an anxious kid, and learning the hard way that anxiety doesn’t keep bad things from happening. Caroline Smith’s autobiographical story follows her from childhood to present day through both dark and hilarious imaginings as a worrywart child, and coping with them at different stages in life (some methods better than More Info »

Bottled

\”Chris Gooch twists the knife in the gap between persona and self… Bottled is a slow burn of a comic where the betrayals and the dread cut deep.\” — Katie Skelly, author ofNurse Nurse and My Pretty Vampire What are friends for? Jane is sick of her dead-end life in the suburbs and desperate for a change. Her old schoolmate More Info »

Little Gods

Little Gods is a graphic novel based on a creation myth from Native American mythology with a coming of age/lesbian/alchemy twist

No Ivy League #1

No Ivy League is the story of Hazel, a homeschooled teenager venturing into the world with her first job working for the Portland Parks Department.