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- List: Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults
- List: Great Graphic Novels for Teens
- Genre: Graphic Novel
- Award year: 2019
Hey, Kiddo: How I Lost My Mother, Found My Father, and Dealt With Family AddictionA raw graphic memoir, author-illustrator Jarrett J. Krosoczka depicts his complex upbringing - including a search for his father, difficult interactions with his heroin-addicted mother, and day-to-day life with his grandparents. Illustrations–ample in gray, burnt orange, and earth tones–conjure the feeling of vague memories.
The Unwanted: Stories of the Syrian RefugeesThis minimalist text takes a journalistic approach to describing the political and social implications of the Syrian refugee crisis It features the stories of individual refugees, while also focusing on local and global trends contributing to the crisis.