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Author: Mariko Tamaki; Jillian Tamaki
Publisher: London : Walker, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Internationally acclaimed, bittersweet and darkly humorous, this poignant graphic novel explores the trials and pains of adolescence.
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Diary fiction
Young adult fiction
Comic books, strips, etc
Fiction
Young adult works
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mariko Tamaki; Jillian Tamaki
ISBN: 9781406321364 1406321362
OCLC Number: 312626466
Notes: Originally published: Canada: Groundwood, 2008.
Description: 141 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 26 cm
Responsibility: words by Mariko Tamaki ; drawings by Jillian Tamaki.

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After a boy at school takes his own life, teen-witch Skim's fragile world seems to topple and turn upside down too. In honest diary entries, Skim confides the frenzy of grief that surrounds her,  Read more...

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"A funny, poignant, memorable drama of navigating adolescence." Quill & Quire * "An auspicious graphic novel debut." Publishers Weekly * "Writer Mariko and artist Jillian stunningly intertwine their Read more...

 
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