NOBLE Book Awards 2018: Children’s Graphic Novels

First place

Simpson, Dana
Unicorn of many hats : another Phoebe and her unicorn advenures
Phoebe and her exceptional hooved pal are back in this all-new collection of comics! Laugh alongside the lovable duo as they question the idea of "coolness," gain a deeper appreciation for the power of friendship, and put off summer reading assignments for as long as physically possible.


Pilkey, Dav
Dog Man : lord of the fleas
When a new bunch of baddies bust up the town, Dog Man is called into action — and this time he isn’t alone. With a cute kitten and a remarkable robot by his side, our heroes must save the day by joining forces with an unlikely ally: Petey, the World’s Most Evil Cat. But can the villainous Petey avoid vengeance and venture into virtue?
Selznick, Brian
Baby Monkey, private eye
Baby Monkey, private eye, will investigate stolen jewels, missing pizzas, and other mysteries–if he can manage to figure out how to put his pants on.

Other nominee

Sell, Chad
The cardboard kingdom
Summary:Welcome to a neighborhood of kids who transform ordinary boxes into colorful costumes. and their ordinary block into cardboard kingdom. This is the summer when sixteen kids encounter knights and rogues, robots and monsters-and their own inner demons-on one last quest before school starts again. In the Cardboard Kingdom, you can be anything you want to be-imagine that–Provided by publisher.,Follows the adventures of a group of neighborhood children who make costumes from cardboard and use their imagination to create adventures with knights, robots, and monsters.