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Format:
Book
Title:
Kindred : a graphic novel adaptation
Other title(s):
Octavia E. Butler's Kindred
ISBN:
9781419709470

9781419728556
Publication:
New York : Abrams Comicarts, 2017.
Physical Description:
240 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents:
The river -- The fire -- The fall -- The fight -- The storm -- The rope.
Summary:
"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, depends on it. This searing graphic-novel adaptation of Octavia E. Butler's science fiction classic is a powerfully moving, unflinching look at the violent, disturbing effects of slavery on the people it chained together, both black and white - and made kindred in the deepest sense of the word"-- Provided by publisher.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader 3.0

Reading Counts! 4.4

Accelerated Reader AR UG 3 3 189654.
Subject(s):
African American women -- Comic books, strips, etc.

Slavery -- Comic books, strips, etc.

Time travel -- Comic books, strips, etc.

Time travel -- Fiction.

Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Comic books, strips, etc.

Southern States -- Comic books, strips, etc.

Southern States -- Fiction.
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