ISBN 9781506708430 DARK HORSE CHILDREN’S – RANDOM HOUSE US July 2019 Paperback 216 pp
Stephen McCranie is the writer and illustrator for the Space Boy and Mal and Chad, all-ages graphic novel series. Stephen grew up drawing comics from an early age. He eventually earned a Fine Arts degree at the University of New Mexico. Stephen originally created Mal and Chad as a comic strip for the UNM school newspaper.
A sci-fi drama of a high school aged girl who belongs in a different time, a boy possessed by emptiness as deep as space, an alien artifact, mysterious murder, and a love that crosses light years.
To Amy, everyone has a flavor. For instance, Doctor Kim is like chamomile tea with lemon.
Amy is finally feeling that she’s made a true connection with the mysterious, flavorless Oliver, but their entire relationship is rattled–possibly forever. Amy struggles to come to terms with that friendship ending and reaches out to an old friend. She’ll discover that the help of friends from all points of her life makes everything better.