TomBoy: A Graphic Memoir

Jacket art for graphic novel TomBoy

  • Contributors: a graphic memoir by Liz Prince.
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  • Summary: Eschewing female stereotypes throughout her early years and failing to gain acceptance on the boys' baseball team, Liz learns to embrace her own views on gender as she comes of age in this anecdotal graphic novel memoir.
  • Awards/Recognition:
    • Amelia Bloomer Lists - Young Adult Fiction, 2015
    • Commended for IndieFab awards (Graphic Novels & Comics), 2014
    • Commended for Independent Publisher Book Awards (Graphic Novel-Drama), 2015
    • Goodreads Choice Award Nominee for Graphic Novels & Comics, 2014
    • Independent Publisher Book Award (IPPY) for Graphic Novel/Drawn Book - Drama/Documentary (Gold), 2015
    • Rainbow List, 2015
    • YALSA Award Nominee for Excellence in Nonfiction, 2015
    • YALSA Great Graphic Novels for Teens, 2015
    • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers: Non Fiction, 2015
    • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers: Top Ten, 2015
    • 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: 255
  • Recommended Grade Level: 9-12
  • Publication Year: 2014
  • Publisher: Zest Books
  • ISBN: 9781936976553

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