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Author: Mariko Tamaki; Jillian Tamaki
Publisher: London : Walker, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Graphic : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Skim" (Kimberly Keiko Cameron) is a not-slim would-be Wiccan goth who goes to a private girls' school. When her classmate Katie is dumped by her boyfriend, who then kills himself, the entire school goes into mourning overdrive. The popular clique stars a club to boost school spirit, but Skim sinks into an ever-deepening depression.
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Genre/Form: Teenage graphic novels
Teen fiction
Teen graphic novels
Juvenile fiction
Comic books, strips, etc. Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Graphic, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mariko Tamaki; Jillian Tamaki
ISBN: 9781406321364 1406321362
OCLC Number: 973266526
Notes: First published: Canada : Groundwood, 2008.
Description: 141 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Responsibility: by Mariko Tamaki ; illustrated 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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