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The Resource Illegal, Eoin Colfer, Andrew Donkin ; art by Giovanni Rigano ; lettering by Chris Dickey

Illegal, Eoin Colfer, Andrew Donkin ; art by Giovanni Rigano ; lettering by Chris Dickey

Label
Illegal
Title
Illegal
Statement of responsibility
Eoin Colfer, Andrew Donkin ; art by Giovanni Rigano ; lettering by Chris Dickey
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is a powerful and timely story about one boy's epic journey across Africa to Europe, a graphic novel for all children with glorious colour artwork throughout. Ebo: alone. His sister left months ago. Now his brother has disappeared too, and Ebo knows it can only be to make the hazardous journey to 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 sister
Summary
Resolved to join the siblings who left months earlier, 12-year-old Ebo ventures through the Sahara and the dangerous streets of Tripoli before embarking on a hazardous voyage from Ghana to a safe haven in Europe
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Illustration
Award
ALA Notable Children's Book, 2019
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10679398
Cataloging source
QBOO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Colfer, Eoin
Dewey number
741
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
490
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Donkin, Andrew
  • Rigano, Giovanni
  • Dickey, Chris
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Unaccompanied immigrant children
  • Immigrant children
  • Refugees
  • Survival
  • Refugees
  • Survival
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Illegal, Eoin Colfer, Andrew Donkin ; art by Giovanni Rigano ; lettering by Chris Dickey
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
One boy's epic journey of hope and survival -- on cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000060913176
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
122, 16 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781444934007
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1005657013
Label
Illegal, Eoin Colfer, Andrew Donkin ; art by Giovanni Rigano ; lettering by Chris Dickey
Publication
Copyright
Note
One boy's epic journey of hope and survival -- on cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000060913176
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
122, 16 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781444934007
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1005657013

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