"How satisfying it is to leave a mark on a blank surface. To make a map of my movement-no matter how temporary."
This graphic novels tell the coming-of-age story of a boy named Craig growing up in Wisconsin. Throughout the book, he struggles with family, religion, belonging, and his first love.
I normally don't read too many graphic novels, but this was chosen for a book club and I was very surprised by how much I enjoyed it. Many of the themes of the story are the the same ones that young adults struggle with on a daily basis. It was very realistic and I loved the drawings.
This was one of my favorites:
This book was #9 on my top ten list of 2012.