On a Sunbeam

Jacket art for graphic novel On a Sunbeam

  • Contributors: Tillie Walden.
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  • Summary: In two interwoven timelines, a ragtag crew travels to the deepest reaches of space, rebuilding beautiful, broken structures to piece the past together; and two girls meet in boarding school and fall deeply in love, only to learn the pain of loss.
  • Awards/Recognition:
    • Dragon Award Nominee for Best Graphic Novel, 2019
    • Hugo Award Nominee for Best Graphic Story, 2019
    • Lambda Literary Award Nominee for LGBTQ Graphic Novels, 2019
    • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Graphic Novel/Comics, 2018
    • Los Angeles Times Book Prizes: Graphic Novel
    • School Library Journal Best Nonfiction Books, 2018
    • Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards Nominee for Best Digital Comic, 2017
    • No additional awards known of as of 10/1/2020. Please contact this project's researchers if you are aware of an award not listed.


  • Number of Pages: 533
  • Recommended Grade Level: 7-12
  • Publication Year: 2018
  • Publisher: First Second
  • ISBN: 9781250178145

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