Sisters: A Graphic Novel Spiral-Bound | April 5, 2022
Raina Telgemeier, Raina Telgemeier (Illustrated by)
★★★★☆+ from 50,001 + ratings
Sisters: A Graphic Novel
Raina can't wait to be a big sister. But once Amara is born, things aren't quite how she expected them to be. Amara is cute, but she's also a cranky, grouchy baby, and mostly prefers to play by herself. Their relationship doesn't improve much over the years, but when a baby brother enters the picture and later, something doesn't seem right between their parents, they realize they must figure out how to get along. They are sisters, after all.
Raina uses her signature humor and charm in both present-day narrative and perfectly placed flashbacks to tell the story of her relationship with her sister, which unfolds during the course of a road trip from their home in San Francisco to a family reunion in Colorado.
Praise for Sisters:
#1 New York Times Bestseller
Eisner Award Winner
★ "A wonderfully charming tale of family and sisters that anyone can bond with." -- Kirkus Reviews, starred review
★ "Alternately poignant and laugh-out-loud funny." -- Publishers Weekly, starred review
★ "Telgemeier's art complements her writing to great effect, offering a cheerful, vivid cartoon simplicity that allows readers to instantly engage even as it leaves room for deeper truths to take hold." -- Booklist, starred review
★ "A must-have follow-up to Smile." -- School Library Journal, starred review