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Kindred : a graphic novel adaptation

Author: Damian Duffy; John Jennings; Nnedi Okorafor; Octavia E Butler
Publisher: New York : Abrams Comicarts, 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Home is a new house with a loving husband in 1970s California that is suddenly transformed into the frightening world of the antebellum South. Dana, a young black writer, can't explain how she is transported across time and space to a plantation in Maryland. But she does quickly understand why: to deal with the troubles of Rufus, a conflicted white slaveholder - and her progenitor. Her survival, her very existence,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Fiction
Graphic novel adaptations
Science fiction comics
Comic books, strips, etc
Comic books, strips, etc. Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Damian Duffy; John Jennings; Nnedi Okorafor; Octavia E Butler
ISBN: 9781419709470 141970947X 9781419728556 1419728555
OCLC Number: 938990935
Awards: Great Graphic Novels for Teens. Top Ten. (YALSA) 2018.
Description: 240 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: The river --
The fire --
The fall --
The fight --
The storm --
The rope.
Other Titles: Octavia E. Butler's Kindred
Responsibility: by Damian Duffy and John Jennings ; introduction by Nnedi Okorafor.

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A graphic-novel adaptation of Octavia Butler's groundbreaking science-fiction classic offers an unflinching look at slavery, race and the role of women in society  Read more...
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"Wonderful. Captures the essence of Octavia Butler's vision even as it demonstrates the superlative skills of Duffy and Jennings."--Nalo Hopkinson "author of Skin Folk, The New Moon's Arms, and Read more...

 
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