Terri Libenson is a comic-strip cartoonist turned middle grade author. Ms. Libenson’s graphic novels are perfect back-to-school reads! Each book features a girl facing a particular challenge at school. These lighthearted books feature friendships, school and extracurricular challenges, and the dreaded social drama that comes with middle school! In other words… just a normal week at school!
Invisible Emmie, Positively Izzy, Just Jamie, and the newly released Becoming Brianna all featured girls in the same school. The characters overlap in this “Emmy & Friends” series, but there is no particular order for reading them. You can find all of these books in the Graphic Novel section in Youth Services. You can find out more about the books or place a hold here. Some of these titles are available on Hoopla and Overdrive/Libby. Click here to find out more about accessing ebooks through these platforms. The books are recommended for readers ages 8 to 12.
Read more about Ms. Libenson and her characters on her website!