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Author Tamaki, Mariko

Title Skim / words by Mariko Tamaki ; drawings by Jillian Tamaki.

Imprint Toronto : House of Anansi Press ; Berkeley, CA : Distributed in the USA by Publishers Group West, c2008.

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Teen Graphic Novels    TAMAKI,MAR    Available
 PAS Central Library Young Adult, Graphic Novels    YA TAMAKI,M    Lost and Paid
 PAS Hastings Branch Young Adult, Graphic Novels    YA TAMAKI,M    Available
Description 141 p. : chiefly ill. ; 26 cm.
Note "Groundwood Books."
Summary "Skim" (Kimberly Keiko Cameron) is a not-slim would-be Wiccan goth who goes to a private girls' school. When her classmate Katie is dumped by her boyfriend, who then kills himself, the entire school goes into mourning overdrive. The popular clique starts a club to boost school spirit, but Skim sinks into an ever-deepening depression.
Subject Teenage girls -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Teenagers -- Suicidal behavior -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Friendship in adolescence -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Depression in adolescence -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Love in adolescence -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Goth culture (Subculture) -- Fiction.
Girls' schools -- Fiction.
Suicide -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Graphic novels
Added Author Tamaki, Jillian, 1980-
ISBN 9780888997531 (bound) : $18.95
0888997531 (bound) : $18.95

 
    
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