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Middle Years Reading

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The young adult graphic novel collection is located in the Kerferd Library Reading Lounge. Look for the books that have the blue graphic novel sticker on the spine or the front cover.

Click on the book cover or title in the gallery at the bottom of this page to borrow fantasy fiction from the library, or use the following link to browse the fantasy fiction collection in the library.

Young Adult Graphic Novels in the Kerferd Library | Click on the book cover to borrow via the catalogue.

Archival Quality

After losing her job at the library, Cel Walden starts working at the haunting Logan Museum as an archivist. But the job may not be the second chance she was hoping for, and she finds herself confronting her mental health, her relationships, and before long, her grasp on reality as she begins to dream of a young woman she's never met, but feels strangely drawn to. Especially after she asks Cel for help...

Amulet. Book eight, Supernova

Emily has lost control of her Amulet and is imprisoned in the Void, where she must find a way to escape the influence of the Voice. Meanwhile, Emily's brother, Navin, travels to Lighthouse One, a space station where the Resistance is preparing to battle the approaching Shadow forces that would drain planet Alledia of all its resources. Emily and Navin must be smarter and stronger than ever to ensure Alledia's survival.

Astra Lost in Space, Vol. 1

What starts as a pleasant class trip to a planet five light-years away becomes a nightmare survival trip to get back home. It's the first day of Planet Camp, and Aries Spring couldn't be more excited! She, along with eight other strangers, leave for Planet McPa for a week long excursion. Soon after they arrive, however, a mysterious orb appears and transports them into the depths of space, where they find an empty floating spaceship...

Astra, lost in space, Vol. 2. Star of hope

The situation aboard the Astra intensifies as Zack reveals to Kanata that the ship's communication system has recently been sabotaged and it's likely one among them is the culprit! The crew members are overtaken with confusion and anger and begin questioning each other's motives. Suddenly, the side of the Astra explodes! The controls and gravity system shut down, and the Astra is set on a collision course with the planet Shummoor....

Astra Lost in Space, Vol. 3. Secrets

After their nightmare on Shummoor, the group arrives at the third planet on their journey, Arispade. The planet has plenty of food, water and sunshine, making it just like a tropical paradise and the perfect place to relax. Even the lone wolf of the group, Ulgar, starts to open up! That is, until he suddenly pulls out a gun and threatens to kill Luca! Could Ulgar be the traitor the group has been looking for?!

Astra Lost in Space, Vol. 4

After crashing on the planet Icriss, all seems hopeless for the crew of the Astra. That is, until they discover another Astra hidden on the planet. And there's a woman in cryogenic sleep inside! Will this new Astra be the ark that saves group B-5 from their despair?

Astra Lost in Space, Vol. 5

Can eight teenagers find their way home from 5,000 light-years away? Conspiracies begin to unravel as the truth behind the Astra's crew members' circumstances start to come to light. And when the crew reaches their last pit stop, Galem, the saboteur is revealed! Don't miss the shocking conclusion in this final volume!

A Terrified Teacher at Ghoul School, Vol. 2

Human teacher Haruaki Abe's nightmare continues as his class of unruly ghouls embarks on a trip back to the mainland for a special cooking lesson! But things get awkward when the kids mistake Ameaki, Haruaki's twin brother who doesn't want anything to do with supernatural creatures, for their sensei! Can the two siblings and the mischievous students all find a way to get along?!

Himouto! Umaru-Chan Vol. 6

UMARU STRIKES IT RICH! It's time for Umaru's New Year's allowance! What will she do when Taihei accidentally gives her two allowances? It's time for a battle of right vs. wrong!

Himouto! Umaru-Chan Vol. 7

SHADY BUSINESS! Alex has been spying on Umaru! Just who set him to this dubious task? And why did he agree to take on the job? Umaru is spearheading some suspicious activities, too--like a confession and a plan to abstain from her lazy life. Could her slothful days really be over?

Himouto! Umaru-Chan Vol. 8

HANDS OFF MY ONIISAN! Umaru finds her comfy himouto life thrown for a loop when Hikari, a smart, reclusive girl (and Kanau's little sister) takes an interest in her big brother/personal slave, Taihei. Hikari even manages to worm her way into Umaru and Taihei's precious bread days! Can Umaru keep Taihei all to herself, or is sharing written in the stars?

Himouto! Umaru-Chan Vol. 9

Girl genius Hikari is now a regular visitor at the Domas’ apartment, but that won’t deter Umaru from living her best lazy life! On a similar (if more productive) note, Kirie dreams of becoming a picture book author—and has taken the first steps toward publication! Does she have what it takes to become a professional?

Witch Hat Atelier 1

In a world where everyone takes wonders like magic spells and dragons for granted, Coco is a girl with a simple dream: She wants to be a witch. But everybody knows magicians are born, not made, and Coco was not born with a gift for magic. Resigned to her un-magical life, Coco is about to give up on her dream to become a witch... until the day she meets Qifrey, a mysterious, traveling magician.

Witch Hat Atelier 2

After traveling to the mystical township of Kalhn with her new master to buy a casting wand, a strange, masked witch transports Coco and her three sister apprentices to an eerily quiet city. But they soon find out that they're not alone, and they encounter a ferocious dragon! Do these fledgling witches have what it takes to defeat the fire-breathing beast, or will their plans and lives go up in flames?

Witch Hat Atelier 3

Cast yourself into the world of witches as Qifrey chases after the dark mysteries of the Brimmed Caps! With some quick thinking and ingenuity, Coco and her fellow classmates use their growing magic skills to save some locals from a grim fate. But this triumph nearly turns to tragedy as the Knights Moralis threaten the young witches with severe punishment for disturbing the natural order of magic.

Witch Hat Atelier 4

Can Coco and her friends pass their most harrowing test yet? Or will the nefarious Brimmed Caps end their journey towards witch-hood?! Now that Coco has been fully accepted into Qifrey’s Atelier, it’s time for her and her colleagues to move onto the next test: The Sincerity of the Shield. Passing the test involves escorting some feathery friends to their nesting grounds, which sounds simple enough, except that the path before the young witches is a winding road filled with ancient magical traps!

Animeta! Volume 1

Miyuki Sanada decides to become an animator! Harsh lessons and even harsher financial realities await, but will Miyuki's passion be enough to make her dream come true? Miyuki Sanada had just been going through the motions until one night she came across a certain late-night anime that made her feel true passion for the first time in her life. She was so impressed by the production that she decided to become an animator herself! But was that really such a good idea?

Animeta! Volume 2

Miyuki Sanada decides to become an animator! Harsh lessons and even harsher financial realities await, but will Miyuki's passion be enough to make her dream come true?

The Iliad

After ten years of siege by Greek forces, the walls of Troy remain intact. Only the intervention of the greatest warrior of all time, Achilles, can tilt the balance in favor of the invaders. On the Trojan side, Prince Hector is the only one who can face him. This is the story of the greatest war of all time. The war that brought all the heroes of ancient Greece together and turned them into immortal legends. It is the war that made the gods of Olympus face each other, due to their envy and vanity. This is the Trojan War.

W.I.T.C.H. Vol 5, Nerissa's Revenge

Desperate to reclaim the power of the Heart of Kandrakar, Nerissa and her Knights of Vengeance put their schemes into motion, and the W.I.T.C.H. girls and their friends won't escape unscathed... Will this be their first true failure as Guardians?

W.i.t.c.h. Vol 6, Nerissa's Revenge

Nerissa has the Heart, and all of Kandrakar is at her mercy! The W.I.T.C.H. girls must face her again, but are they prepared for the sacrifices required for victory...' Will Nerissa finally have her revenge?

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