Books by Jimmy Gownley

THE DUMBEST IDEA EVER! by Jimmy Gownley
Released: Feb. 25, 2014

"Humble, endearing and utterly easy to relate to; don't miss this one. (author's note) (Graphic memoir. 10 & up)"
The charismatic creator of the Eisner-nominated Amelia Rules! series recounts his beginnings as a cartoonist. Read full book review >
THE MEANING OF LIFE...AND OTHER STUFF by Jimmy Gownley
FICTION
Released: Sept. 6, 2011

"Well done; here's to the next installment. (Graphic fiction. 9-13) "
A standout graphic-novel series continues on its well-thought-out path. Read full book review >
TRUE THINGS (ADULTS DON'T WANT KIDS TO KNOW) by Jimmy Gownley
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: Oct. 19, 2010

"An utterly charming addition to this wonderfully fizzy series, this installment proves that Amelia truly does rule! (Graphic fiction. 9-12)"
The irresistibly plucky Amelia Louise McBride is back for her sixth adventure, dealing with more of preteendom's tricky trials and tribulations as she celebrates her 11th birthday. Read full book review >