Being Super

eBook - 2018
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"It's the Girl of Steel as you've never seen her before, when Caldecott Honor-winning writer Mariko Tamaki (This One Summer) teams with Eisner Award-nominated artist Joëlle Jones (Lady Killer) for a coming-of-age tale in SUPERGIRL: BEING SUPER. Kara Danvers isn't any different than any other teenager in her hometown. Problems with school. Problems with boys. Problems with friends. But while growing pains shake up Kara's world, a series of earth-shaking events hits her hometown, leaving her with the choice of blending in with the crowd, or being different. Being an outcast. Being super. This reimagining of Supergirl will appeal to fans of all ages and readers new and old, as the Girl of Steel flies face-first into the struggles that every teenager faces."-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: Burbank, CA : DC Comics, [2018]
Branch Call Number: Overdrive eBook
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 volume (unpaged)) : illustrations (chiefly color)


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Mar 12, 2019

Wow. I think the ongoing Supergirl series has been / was good, but this standalone graphic novel shows the potential that exists when a writer concentrates on the alien in the girl and parallels that with the alienation most teens feel as they try to find comfort within their own skin while that same skin is stretching...


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