The Shadow Hero is one of YALSA’s 2015 Great Graphic Novels for Teens!
Also found out recently you can get a hardcover library edition of the book!
Here’s the Top Ten list:
- “Afterlife with Archie: Escape from Riverdale.” By Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa. Illus. by Francesco Francavilla. Archie Comics.
- “Bad Machinery V.3: The Case of the Simple Soul.” By John Allison. Illus. by the author. Oni Press.
- “47 Ronin.” By Mike Richardson. Illus. by Stan Sakai. Dark Horse.
- “In Real Life.” By Cory Doctorow. Illus.by Jen Wang. First Second.
- “Ms. Marvel: V.1. No Normal.” By G. Willow Wison. Illus. by Adrian Alphona. Marvel.
- “Seconds: a Graphic Novel.” By Bryan Lee O’Malley. illus. by the author. Ballantine Books.
- “The Shadow Hero.” By Gene Luen Yang. Illus. by Sonny Liew. First Second.
- “Through The Woods.” By Emily Carroll. Illus. by the author. Margaret K. McElderry Books.
- “Trillium.” By Jeff Lemire. Illus. by the author. Vertigo.
- “Wolf Children: Ame & Yuki.” By Mamoru Hosoda. Illus. by Yu. Yen Press.
(Above illustration by Robb Mommaerts!)