Girls That Never Die by Safia Elhillo

“Now I embroider flowers in dim colors in my new country of flowers, clumsy stitches through the stencil of an orchid, remembering my young mouth pressed to a flute, unable to release the breath. I’d like that he was a musician, fingers long as spring onions.”


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Thieves by Lucie Bryon

This graphic novel is a romantic comedy that also involves kleptomania. The story is about parties in high school and trying to fit in as well.


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Messy Roots by Laura Gao

“Every time I Struggled to fit into the world around me, I thought if I flew far away enough, the perfect home would magically appear. But when your roots are tangled up across so many different places, that perfect world may not exist.”


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A Career in Books by Kate Gavino

This graphic novel is about three Asian, book-loving women (Shirin, Nina and Silvia) who are excited to work in the publishing industry, but have no idea what that actually entails.


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Heartstopper Volume Four by Alice Oseman

“I love Nick. I love Nick so, so much. But what I’ve realized through all of this is that we need other people too. Siblings. Parents. Friends. More friends. A therapist. Even teachers, sometimes. That doesn’t mean our relationship isn’t strong. If anything… I think we’re stronger now.”


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