As for the story, the plot and characters ended up being sweet, fun, and very relatable.
Hicks' pen and ink drawings capture the tangled emotions of her characters through their facial expressions and body language.
Hicks's characters, thus far, have discussed issues to a believable extent, and I appreciate that.
This book was so much fun to read! There was a lot going on with it and none of it seemed to be directly connected but I'm hoping that there'll be another book that explains all of... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Kayla
I loved this tale because it detailed a very complex females life and her relationship with her family and new found friends. Read morePublished 4 months ago by lisa
The morals taught in this graphic novel are great:
It is always good to forgive others.
You should not judge others.
It is okay to be different. Read more
A graphic novel for teens about growing up and letting go of the past. Maggie is starting ninth grade after being home-schooled all her life by the mother who recently abandoned... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Sue Heraper
I loved it and I enjoy everything Hicks does. She lacks a little something in her story telling but makes up for it through her style and humor.Published 7 months ago by Brandy
Detailed information about two situations in the book are included. So if you are someone who likes to be surprised, skip the following 3 paragraphs. Read morePublished 9 months ago by amazonbuyer
Read this text for an education course and fell in love with it. Its story is interesting and open to multiple interpretations, and its illustrations are excellent. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Michael Byrd
Being a middle school teacher, I always try to snap up some decent graphic novels for my students. This one I bought on a whim during the Scholastic book sale and was pleasantly... Read morePublished 10 months ago by For the Love of Books
In Chuck Klosterman's delightful book on villains, I Wear The Black Hat, the pop culture critic writes that he sometimes wishes he could just write "I LOVE THIS" or "I... Read morePublished 10 months ago by Sam Quixote