Chapter & Verse Book Club: New Kid and The Cardboard Kingdom

August has been graphic novel-reading month since we began Chapter & Verse in 2008. This month we're reading New Kid by Jerry Craft and The Cardboard Kingdom by ten authors and illustrator Chad Sell.

New Kid Cover Image
By Jerry Craft, Jerry Craft (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780062691194
Availability: Available in our warehouse. Ships in 2 - 3 Days
Published: HarperCollins - February 5th, 2019

Perfect for fans of Raina Telgemeier and Gene Luen Yang, New Kid is a timely, honest graphic novel about starting over at a new school where diversity is low and the struggle to fit in is real, from award-winning author-illustrator Jerry Craft.


The Cardboard Kingdom Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781524719388
Availability: Available in our warehouse. Ships in 2 - 3 Days
Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - June 5th, 2018

Perfect for fans of Raina Telgemeier, Awkward, and All's Faire in Middle School, this graphic novel follows a neighborhood of kids who transform ordinary cardboard into fantastical homemade costumes as they explore conflicts with friends, family, and their own identity.


Event address: 
43455 Kavanaugh Rd
Cable, WI 54821
Event date: 
Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm