Grab a box of tissues because this story will make you feel all the feels! Bingo Love, written by Tee Franklin, illustrated by Jenn St-Onge, and colored by Joy San, is a beautiful story that tells the love story that spans a lifetime.
There's no more perfect book for February than one of the sweetest love stories of the past decade!
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When Hazel Johnson and Mari McCray met at church bingo in 1963, it was love at first sight. Forced apart by their families and society, Hazel and Mari both married young men and had families. Decades later, now in their mid-'60s, Hazel and Mari reunite again at a church bingo hall. Realizing their love for each other is still alive, what these grandmothers do next takes absolute strength and courage.
Watch this clip on creator Tee Franklin about the process of creating Bingo Love.
List of awards and recognitions:
2019, Texas Library Association's Maverick Graphic Novel Reading List
Amazon Book Review's Best Comics & Graphic Novels of 2018
NPR's Best Books of 2018
Newsweek's Best Comic Books of 2018
The Advocate's Best LGBTQ Graphic Novels of 2018
Book Riot's Best Comics of 2018
Autostraddle's 50 of the Best LGBT Books of 2018