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Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria GN WAL (Text) 37521530882804 AMPL Teen New Graphic Novels Available -
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main YA FIC WAL (Text) 36803001035174 FIC-YA Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville YGN Wal (Text) 32604000223584 DCTPLD YA Graphic Novels Available -
Eckhart PL - The Third Place Teen Library TGN WALDEN tillie Spinning (Text) 840191002442987 Teen - Graphic Novels Available -
Greentown PL - Greentown TF WALDEN G.N. (Text) 75342000085219 Teen Fiction Graphic Novel Checked out 09/06/2018
Hagerstown Jefferson Twp PL - Hagerstown YA GRAPHIC NOVEL WALD (Text) 39213000824379 Young Adult Graphic Novels Available -
Hamilton North PL - Cicero Main Branch YA/GN.c Walden, Tillie (Text) 78294000273919 YA Graphic Novel Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch YA GRAPHIC WALD (Text) 39391006857229 Young Adult Fiction Available -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library YA 796.91 WAL (Text) 30477101126518 Young Adult: Graphics Available -
LaGrange Co PL - Topeka Branch YA 796.91 WAL (Text) 30477101126492 Young Adult: Graphics Available -
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  • ISBN: 9781626727724
  • ISBN: 1626727724
  • ISBN: 1626729409
  • Physical Description: 395 pages : chiefly illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : First Second, [2017]

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Ignatz Award winner Tillie Walden's powerful graphic memoir captures what it's like to come of age, come out, and come to terms with leaving behind everything you used to know. It was the same every morning. Wake up, grab the ice skates, and head to the rink while the world was still dark. Weekends were spent in glitter and tights at competitions. Perform. Smile. And do it again. She was good. She won. And she hated it. For ten years, figure skating was Tillie Walden's life. She woke before dawn for morning lessons, went straight to group practice after school, and spent weekends competing at ice rinks across the state. Skating was a central piece of her identity, her safe haven from the stress of school, bullies, and family. But as she switched schools, got into art, and fell in love with her first girlfriend, she began to question how the close-minded world of figure skating fit in with the rest of her life, and whether all the work was worth it given the reality: that she, and her friends on the team, were nowhere close to Olympic hopefuls. The more Tillie thought about it, the more Tillie realized she'd outgrown her passion--and she finally needed to find her own voice.
Target Audience Note:
GN410L Lexile
Decoding demand: 87 (very high) Semantic demand: 99 (very high) Syntactic demand: 64 (high) Structure demand: 88 (very high) Lexile
Subject: Walden, Tillie, 1996- > Comic books, strips, etc.
Walden, Tillie, 1996- > Childhood and youth > Cartoons and comics.
Figure skaters > Comic books, strips, etc.
Lesbian teenagers > Comic books, strips, etc.
Coming out (Sexual orientation) > Comic books, strips, etc.
Cartoonists > Cartoons and comics.
Women figure skaters > Cartoons and comics.
Coming of age > Cartoons and comics.
Women > Cartoons and comics.
Genre: Graphic novels.
Autobiographical comics.

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