Coven is a coming of age graphic novel about a queer teen witch whose life gets turned upside down when her parents move her across the country to reunite with their coven. When a member of the coven has his family murdered,Emsy must make the difficult decision to help her fellow coven member and accept what it means to be a witch, or not
Emsy, the main character, is a strong female protagonist. She is not afraid to speak her mind, but struggles to accept that she is a witch and the power that it entails.
As a graphic novel, the dialogue is rich and the illustrations are beautiful and artfully drawn. There are so many details hidden in the drawings. The color choices add to the story and make it more powerful. In addition to the illustrations inside the book, the cover is equally powerful. This is the first glimpse of Emsy and the strength she has.