The arrival /
by Tan, Shaun.Material type: BookPublisher: New York, NY : A.A. Levine, c2006Edition: 1st ed.Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : chiefly ill. ; 31 cm.ISBN: 0439895294 (hardcover) :; 9780439895293 (hardcover) :; 0439895308; 9780439895309.Title notes: $19.99 (YA) 11-2007 (db)$19.99 (j) 11-2007Subject(s): Emigration and immigration -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Juvenile fiction | Immigrants -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Juvenile fiction | Stories without words | Comic books, strips, etc | Emigration and immigration -- Fiction | Immigrants -- Fiction | Stories without words | Cartoons and comicsA Junior Library Guild selection.Summary: In this wordless graphic novel, a man leaves his homeland and sets off for a new country, where he must build a new life for himself and his family.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
In a heartbreaking parting, a man gives his wife and daughter a last kiss and boards a steamship. He's embarking on the most difficult journey he's leaving home to build a better future for his family. In this wordless graphic novel, Shaun Tan captures the immigrant experience through clear, mesmerizing images. The reader enters a strange new world, participating in the main character's isolation and ultimately his joy.
A Junior Library Guild selection.
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In this wordless graphic novel, a man leaves his homeland and sets off for a new country, where he must build a new life for himself and his family.
$19.99 (YA) 11-2007 (db)
$19.99 (j) 11-2007