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By (author): Eoin Colfer By (author): Andrew Donkin Illustrated by: Giovanni Rigano
9781492665823 Paperback, Trade English Juvenile: Age (years) from 10 - 14 JUVENILE FICTION / Comics & Graphic Novels / General Aug 07, 2018
$19.99 CAD
Active 6.75 x 10.25 x 0.52 in 144 pages Sourcebooks Sourcebooks Jabberwocky

A powerfully moving graphic novel by New York Times bestselling author Eoin Colfer and the team behind the Artemis Fowl graphic novels that explores the current plight of undocumented immigrants.

Ebo is alone.His brother, Kwame, has disappeared, and Ebo knows it can only be to attempt the hazardous journey to Europe, and a better life—the same journey their sister set out on months ago.

ButEbo refuses to be left behind in Ghana. He sets out after Kwame and joins him on the quest to reach Europe. Ebo's epic journey takes him across the Sahara Desert to the dangerous streets of Tripoli, and finally out to the merciless sea. But with every step he holds on to his hope for a new life, and a reunion with his family.

Eoin Colfer worked as a primary school teacher before becoming a full-time writer. He spent four years between 1992 and 1996 working in Saudi Arabia, Tunisia, and Italy. His first book, Benny and Omar, was based on his experiences in Tunisia. In 2001, the first book in the bestselling Artemis Fowl series was published. Over the years, his works have been named a Book Sense Book of the Year nominee, an L.A. Times Book Prize finalist, and a Virginia Readers' Choice Award nominee. Eoin lives in Ireland with his family. Learn more at eoincolfer.com. Andrew Donkin is the author of more than sixty books and graphic novels for children and adults. His books have been translated into thirty languages around the world and have sold more than eight million copies in the last decade. He lives in London. Learn more at andrewdonkin.co.uk. Giovanni Rigano is an Italian artist and illustrator born in Cantu, Italy. He is best known for his role in the creation of the Artemis Fowl graphic novels, the first of which came out in 2007. Giovanni has also created graphic novels for Disney, including The Incredibles and Pirates of the Caribbean. Giovanni currently lives in Como, Italy.

- starred review from Publishers Weekly
- starred review from Kirkus
- starred review from Booklist
- School Library Journal review
- EW.com cover and excerpt reveal
- selected as one of Publishers Weekly's Summer Reads 2018
- all three authors will be in North America for a 5-city tour


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