Fb2 A Game for Swallows: To Die, to Leave, to Return (Single Titles) (Graphic Universe) ePub
by Zeina Abirached
|Category:||Literature and Fiction|
|Publisher:||Graphic Universe (August 1, 2012)|
|Fb2 eBook:||1942 kb|
|ePub eBook:||1849 kb|
|Digital formats:||mobi azw lit rtf|
A Game for Swallows' lacks the intimacy and narrative propulsion of. .For young readers, 'A Game for Swallows' will come as a revelation
For young readers, 'A Game for Swallows' will come as a revelation.
A Game for Swallows book. Zeina and her little brother wait for their parents to return from a trip across town to visit their grandmother. A Game for Swallows is a single day in depth, which allows for more perspective, more storytelling, and more character growth. Both books are equally absorbing, and together give a much fuller idea of the life that Abirached Much like I Remember Beirut, this is a graphic novel memoir of Abirached's childhood during the civil war in Lebanon. The entire story takes place in the space of a day and night.
Zeina Abirached was born in 1981 and was raised in a war-torn Beirut. It was published by the Graphic Universe division of Lerner Publishing Group in 2012 under the title A Game for Swallows: To Die, To Leave, To Return. In 2002, she produced a little comic book composed of black and white drawings within the Atelier de Recherche ALBA. Her training as a commercial designer brought a decorative approach and inventive graphic solutions to her black-and-white comics.
To Die, to Leave, to Return. Written and illustrated by Zeina Abirached. Translated by Edward Gauvin. 188 pp. Graphic Universe. Young adult; ages 12 to 18). Continue reading the main story. We’re interested in your feedback on this page.
Graphic Universe, an imprint of Lerner Publishing Group, was launched in 2006 and publishes books in graphic novel format
Graphic Universe, an imprint of Lerner Publishing Group, was launched in 2006 and publishes books in graphic novel format. In 2006, Lerner Publishing Group created the Graphic Universe imprint for the purpose of publishing graphic novels for young and developing readers.
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When Zeina's parents don't return from a visit to the other half of the city, and the bombing grows ever closer, the .
Together they try to make it through a dramatic evening in the one place they hoped they would always be safe - home. Zeina Abirached, born into a Lebanese Christian family in 1981, has collected her childhood memories of Beirut in a warm story about the strength of family and community.
Written by. Zeina Abirached. Manufacturer: Graphic Universe Release date: 1 September 2012 ISBN-10 : 157505941X ISBN-13: 9781575059419. add. Separate tags with commas, spaces are allowed. Use tags to describe a product . for a movie Themes heist, drugs, kidnapping, coming of age Genre drama, parody, sci-fi, comedy Locations paris, submarine, new york.
Publication Date: August 1, 2012. Paperback: 192 pages. Publisher: Graphic Universe. ISBN-13: 9781575059419.
When Zeina was born, the civil war in Lebanon had been going on for six years, so it's just a normal part of life for her and her parents and little brother. The city of Beirut is cut in two by bricks and sandbags, threatened by snipers and shelling. East Beirut is for Christians, and West Beirut is for Muslims. Publication Date: August 1, 2012.
A Game for Swallows: To Die, To Leave, To Return. A Game for Swallows - Zeina Abirached. Together they try to make it through a dramatic day in the one place they hoped they would always be safe-home.