Fictional Father by Joe Ollmann
It isn’t easy being the son of a beloved international cartoonist, especially when your father, famous for a touching father and son comic, is rather neglectful to his own family. Such is the situation Caleb, a largely failed middle aged artist and child of the famous Jimmy Wyatt. Combining intimate family drama and an interrogation of art and cartooning, Fictional Father is another fantastic book from Joe Ollmann.
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Shark Summer by Ira Marcks
Gayle "Blue Streak" Briar sees nothing but a mopey summer ahead of her on Martha’s Vineyard after a disastrous end to the baseball season but when a Hollywood film crew arrives with a mechanical shark and a youth film contest Gayle sees a chance to turn around a bad summer. With some newfound friends Gayle sets out to uncover the island’s own mystery but soon finds out that asking questions isn’t always appreciated.
Long Distance by Whitney Gardner
Shy teenager Vega isn’t particularly happy when her parents decide to pack up and leave Portland for Seattle, especially since it means leaving her best friend behind. To help her settle in and make some new friends her parents send Vega off to summer camp. But the summer camp starts off odd and seems to get a little stranger everyday leaving Vega no choice but to team up with her new bunkmates and figure out what is going on.