Author Kami Garcia and artist Gabriel Picolo, the creative duo behind the New York Times, USA Today, and Publishers Weekly bestseller Teen Titans: Raven, take you on a journey of self-discovery and acceptance, while reminding us the value of true friendship-especially when life gets wild. Garfield Logan has spent his entire life being overlooked. Even in a small town like Eden, Georgia, the 17-year-old with green streaks in his hair can’t find a way to stand out-and the clock is ticking. Senior year is almost over. If Gar doesn’t find a way to impress the social elite at Bull Creek High School, he will never know what it’s like to matter. Gar’s best friends, Stella and Tank, can’t understand why he cares what other people think, and they miss their funny, pizza-loving, video game-obsessed best friend. Then Gar accepts a wild dare out of the blue. It impresses the popular kids, and his social status soars. But other things are changing, too. Gar grows six inches overnight. His voice drops, and suddenly, he’s stronger and faster. He’s finally getting everything he wanted, but his newfound popularity comes at a price. Gar has to work harder to impress his new friends. The dares keep getting bigger, and the stakes keep getting higher. When Gar realizes the extent of his physical changes, he has to dig deep and face the truth about himself-and the people who truly matter-before his life spirals out of control.
One of the best comics I’ve read
Gabriel Picolo, is such an inspiration to a young aspiring artist like myself.
His artwork is a lot like my own style and how I draw, so being able to see his amazing art in action, and the creative collaboration between the writer as well. It’s wonderful, I wish to do the same one day. Over all, Kami and Gabriel are a great team, and come out with products that get people who don’t even really like comics to like Gabriel and Cami’s comics.
This comic is so good!
I am an artist (not that good tho) and when I started reading this i fell in love with the artwork and it has given me so many more ideas, incredible job Gabriel Picolo, you are my favorite artist!!!!
Beast boy was fantastic can’t wait for the next book.
I’m not a huge superhero fan or graphic novel fan either I loved this book and I want more. I guess my only complaint is that it was to short.