Summer Reading Program 2015: No Flying, No Tights: Graphic Memoirs, Biographies, and Histories, Minus the Superheroes


If superheroes are not your thing, but you like the idea of true stories and fine art together in one awesome book, try these titles on for size.

can't weCan’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant? by Roz Chast

hyperboleHyperbole and a Half: Unfortunate Situations, Flawed Coping Mechanisms, Mayhem, and Other Things That Happened by Allie Brosh

battle linesBattle Lines: A Graphic History of the Civil War by Ari Kelman

6407014Stitches: A Memoir by David Small

20696439Above the Dreamless Dead: World War I in Poetry and Comics

8400446Special Exits: A Graphic Memoir by Joyce Farmer

15196Maus: A Survivor’s Tale by Art Spiegelman

17591966Michael Jordan: Bull on Parade by Wilfred Santiago

20694708Lies in the Dust: A Tale of Remorse from the Salem Witch Trials by Jakob Crane

13542990Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michaelangelo and Me: A Graphic Memoir by Ellen Forney


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