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Aya

Author: Marguerite Abouet; Clément Oubrerie; Tom Devlin; Helge Dascher
Publisher: Montréal : Drawn & Quarterly, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st hardcover ed., Feb. 2007View all editions and formats
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Aya tells the story of the studious and clear-sighted young woman, her easy-going friends Adjuoa and Bintou, and their meddling relatives and neighbors in the golden time of the Ivory Coast in 1978.
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Genre/Form: Comics (Graphic works)
Graphic novels
Romans graphiques
Comic books, strips, etc
Bandes dessinées
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Abouet, Marguerite, 1971-
Aya.
Montréal : Drawn & Quarterly, ©2007
(OCoLC)608124412
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marguerite Abouet; Clément Oubrerie; Tom Devlin; Helge Dascher
ISBN: 1894937902 9781894937900
OCLC Number: 71812323
Notes: Translation of: Aya de Yopougon, v. 1.
"Translation by Helge Dascher. Lettering by Tom Devlin"--Title page verso.
Description: 96 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Marguerite Abouet & Clément Oubrerie.

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Nineteen-year-old Aya, her easygoing friends Adjoua and Bintou, and their meddling relatives and neighbors star in this breezy and wryly funny story of the simple pleasures and private troubles of  Read more...

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The writer Marguerite Abouet was born in Abidjan in 1971 and now lives outside of Paris. The artist Clement Oubrerie was born in Paris in 1966 and has illustrated more than forty children's books."

 
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