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Comics Will Break Your Heart

By Amanda Nojadera, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 13+

Heirs to comics series find love in sweet but slow novel.

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This sweet but slow-paced prose novel from Faith Erin Hicks thoughtfully explores the comics industry and its relationship with artists. Fans of comics will appreciate all the pop culture references and might be inspired to learn more about the background and history of the industry. As the book progresses, readers will understand that the artists who create the superheroes and worlds we love should be remembered and recognized for their work. Although the chemistry and dialogue between Miriam and Weldon are sometimes underwhelming and the ending feels rushed, Comics Will Break Your Heart shows teens that communication and humility are significant factors in developing healthy relationships with friends, family, and each other.

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