Just as they are starting sixth grade, twins Maureen and Francine begin to drift apart. While their rift is fueled by newfound interests, friendships and a school election, the twins ultimately learn the power of both sisterhood and independence. This pitch-perfect coming-of-age graphic novel is a must-read for fans of Raina Telgemeier and Terri Libenson, with bright artwork that is sure to catch the eye of any young reader.
About the Author
Shannon Wright is an illustrator and cartoonist based in Richmond, Virginia. She has illustrated two picture books, My Mommy Medicine by Edwidge Danticat and I’m Gonna Push Through by Jasmyn Wright. She also provided the cover art for Betty Before X by Ilyasah Shabazz and Renée Watson, and Strange Birds: A Field Guide to Ruffling Feathers by Celia C. Pérez. Shannon graduated with a BFA from Virginia Commonwealth University, where she co-teaches a comics course during the summer. To learn more, visit her online at shannon-wright.com.