Circus daughter Helena says she hates her life and wants to have an ordinary “real” life, and that she hates her mother. Her mother falls ill with cancer. In an alternate reality – a dreamy Alice-through-the-Looking-Glass world – Helena has to set things right, in order to return to her original world. I choose this title because its a graphic novel, which is this months challenge. It was interesting, kind of showing teen rebellion and growing up. I didn’t really care for the artwork.
I wish they could get someone like Laurel Burch to do the artwork in these Graphic Novels – please add this kind of color graphic novelists!