The Dark Matter of Mona Starr (Paperback)

By Laura Lee Gulledge

Harry N. Abrams, 9781419742002, 192pp.

Publication Date: April 7, 2020

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (4/7/2020)

List Price: 14.99*
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About the Author

Laura Lee Gulledge is the author of the graphic novels Will & Whit and Page by Paige, which was nominated for the prestigious Eisner Award. She is also a teaching artist as seen through her interactive book Sketchbook Dares: 24 Ways to Draw Out Your Inner Artist. She lives in Charlottesville, Virginia. Visit her online at whoislauralee.com.


Praise For The Dark Matter of Mona Starr

"Introspective, honest, and hopeful, this is a realistic look at the impacts of mental illness that so many youth experience." 

— Booklist

**STARRED REVIEW**
"This immersive portrayal of a sensitive teen learning to live with mental illness will earn nods of recognition from readers coping with anxiety or depression but will also resonate with young people facing any fear."

— School Library Journal

"Quietly arresting and ultimately empowering."

— Kirkus Reviews

"Critically normalizes self-care as its protagonist learns to become vulnerable and advocate for herself and her needs."

— Publishers Weekly