Books by Matthew Holm

COMICS SQUAD #2 by Jennifer L. Holm
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: Jan. 26, 2016

"One rotten apple aside, a second helping of tasty treats. (Graphic anthology. 7-12)"
The Comics Squad moves from Recess! (2014) to an even more popular theme with a fresh set of minicomics created by a (mostly) fresh slate of artists.Read full book review >
I'M GRUMPY by Jennifer L. Holm
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: Jan. 26, 2016

"Together with its companion, a fine way to introduce toddlers to comic-book codes and emotional literacy—talk about bang for your buck. (Graphic board book. 2-4)"
A comic book for the littlest readers. Read full book review >
SUNNY SIDE UP by Jennifer L. Holm
Released: Aug. 25, 2015

"Funny, poignant, and reassuringly upbeat by the end but free of glib platitudes or easy answers. (afterword) (Graphic historical fiction. 9-11)"
Family troubles temporarily strand 10-year-old Sunny in a Florida retirement community. Imagine the recreational possibilities. Read full book review >
COMICS SQUAD by Jennifer L. Holm
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: July 8, 2014

"More fun than the playground at recess! (Graphic anthology. 7-12)"
An all-star comics anthology tackles everyone's favorite subject: recess. Read full book review >
GAME ON! by Jennifer L. Holm
Released: May 28, 2013

"Funny and snarky as ever, with a cautionary but reassuring message that this common malady will, like most childhood colds and fevers, run its course naturally without outside intervention. (science project, drawing page) (Graphic novel. 7-9)"
School assignments, sleep and even Super Amoeba comics go by the wayside when protozoan protagonist Squish is "infected" by a video game. Read full book review >
EXTREME BABYMOUSE by Jennifer L. Holm
Released: Jan. 8, 2013

"Extremely entertaining. (Graphic fiction. 7-12)"
Babymouse + snowboard = many faceplants on the way to wisdom and cupcakes. Read full book review >
THE POWER OF THE PARASITE by Jennifer L. Holm
Released: May 22, 2012

"More evidence that Squish is anything but a Wimpy Kid, for all his diminutive size. (science demo, drawing page) (Graphic novel. 7-9)"
Summer swim camp and a reckless new friend test a young amoeba's courage and moral compass alike. Read full book review >
BRAVE NEW POND by Jennifer L. Holm
FICTION
Released: Sept. 27, 2011

"Any day there's a new Squish (or Babymouse, for that matter) is Pizza Day. (Graphic novel. 7-9)"
The single-celled everylad who oozed from the Babymouse series to start one of his own in Squish#1: Super Amoeba (2011) tries hanging with the cool crowd. Read full book review >
SQUISH, SUPER AMOEBA by Jennifer L. Holm
ADVENTURE
Released: May 24, 2011

"If ever a new series deserved to go viral, this one does. (Graphic novel. 7-9)"
The hilarious misadventures of a hapless young everylad who happens to be an amoeba. Read full book review >
BABYMOUSE by Jennifer L. Holm
ANIMALS
Released: Aug. 26, 2008

What's scarier than a zombie mouse? Read full book review >
BABYMOUSE by Jennifer L. Holm
ANIMALS
Released: May 23, 2006

"Squeak. (Graphic novel. 6-8)"
The little mouse with the big personality skips through a third set of mini trials and triumphs, presented in two-color graphic novel-style panels. Read full book review >
BABYMOUSE by Jennifer L. Holm
ANIMALS
Released: Dec. 27, 2005

"99, ISBN 0-375-93230-5). (Graphic fiction. 7-9)"
In a graphic novelette illustrated in minimal, two-color style, the Holms introduce a small, klutzy mouse with a very big imagination. Read full book review >