SuperMutant Magic Academy

March 27, 2015
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Enter the not-so-hallowed halls of SuperMutant Magic Academy and let the teenage apathy wash over you. Wendy, Marsha, Cheddar, Frances, and the other students will be your guides through the D&D games, performance art, unrequited crushes, and spell-class tests that are the staples of life at a school for paranormal teenagers. Award-winning cartoonist Jillian Tamaki (This One Summer, Skim) has a created a universe that is by turns absurdist and incisive.

Jillian Tamaki is a Canadian cartoonist and illustrator. She is the co-creator of the graphic novel Skim (with Mariko Tamaki), which was listed as one of the New York Times’ Best Illustrated Books of 2008 and was nominated for four Eisner Awards. Her second collaborative work with Mariko Tamaki, the graphic novel This One Summer, was a New York Times Bestseller, won the 2014 Governor General’s Literary Award, and became the first graphic novel to be given a Caldecott Honor. Tamaki has won two Ignatz Awards for her work on SuperMutant Magic Academy.

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