'--- GUARDIAN GRAPHIC NOVEL OF THE YEAR --- --- OBSERVER GRAPHIC NOVEL OF THE MONTH --- THE GROUNDBREAKING GRAPHIC NOVEL A story about ordinary people navigating a strange land, in even stranger times. On the eve of the US elections, a Syri



ISBN: 9781526623768
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 192
Publication Date: 3 Sep 2020
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Publication City, Country: London, United Kingdom
Dimensions (cm): 23.5(H) x 17.8(L)
Weight (gm): 500



An emotive depiction of modern America and the impact Trump's policies have on refugees -- Jyni Ong * It's Nice That *
Jake Halpern and Michael Sloan's story of a Syrian family trying to resettle in America is powerful and moving -- Graphic Novel of the Month * Observer *


Author Biography

Jake Halpern is a commentator and novelist whose books include Bad Paper and the bestselling Nightfall (which he co-authored). His journalism has appeared in the New Yorker, the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal and the Atlantic. Jake is a contributor to NPR's All Things Considered and This American Life - his hour-long radio story "Switched at Birth" is one of their ten most popular shows of all time. jakehalpern.com Michael Sloan is an award-winning printmaker and illustrator whose work is regularly featured in the New York Times, and many other newspapers, magazines and books. He is also the creator of Zen of Nimbus, a comic that follows the adventures of a quixotic cosmic contemplator. michaelsloan.net In 2018, Jake and Michael received a Pulitzer Prize in Editorial Cartooning for their shared project, Welcome to the New World.
Welcome to the New World: Winner of the Pulitzer Prize

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