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Seven Archaia Titles Nominated in YALSA’s 2013 Great Graphic Novels for Teens List


We’re very excited to announce that a record SEVEN Archaia titles have been nominated in YALSA’s Annual List of Great Graphic Novels for Teens.

YALSA, which stands for Young Adult Library Services Association, is a national association of librarians, library workers and advocates whose mission is to expand and strengthen library services for teens, aged 12-18. Through its member-driven advocacy, research, and professional development initiatives, YALSA builds the capacity of libraries and librarians to engage, serve and empower teens.

In alphabetical order, the titles nominated for the 2013 list are:

Cow Boy







Hopeless, Maine Vol. 1: Personal Demons






I’m Not a Plastic Bag







Jim Henson’s The Dark Crystal: Creation Myths Vol. 1







Jim Henson’s Tale of Sand







Rust Vol. 1: Visitor in the Field







Spera Vol. 1







You can see the full list here. Congratulations to all our nominees! And wish us luck!