A heartfelt ode to growing up with well-intentioned but embarrassing parents. Framed by her brother’s coming-of-age ceremony, Tessa recounts with minute details the experience of an oddball adolescence. Beautifully illustrated and perfectly toned. Nominated for two Ignatz Awards in the categories of Outstanding Comic and Promising New Talent.
32 page black and white comic book
Sparkplug Books, 2011