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A game for swallows : to die, to leave, to return

Author: Zeina Abirached; Edward Gauvin
Publisher: Minneapolis : Graphic Universe, [2012] ©2012
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : First American editionView all editions and formats
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Living in the midst of civil war in Beirut, Lebanon, Zeina and her brother face an evening of apprehension when their parents do not return from a visit to the other side of the city.
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Autobiographical comics
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Autobiographies
Comic books, strips, etc
Biography Comic books, strips, etc
Named Person: Zeina Abirached
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Zeina Abirached; Edward Gauvin
ISBN: 9780761385684 0761385681 9781575059419 157505941X
OCLC Number: 754908714
Notes: Translation of Le jeau des hirondelles.
"Map p. 8 ©Laura Westlund/Independent Picture Service"
"Manufactured in the United States of America"--Title page verso.
Awards: Batchelder Honor Book.
Target Audience: 680
Description: 187 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Other Titles: Jeu des hirondelles.
Responsibility: story and art by Zeina Abirached ; translation by Edward Gauvin.

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Living in the midst of civil war in Beirut, Lebanon, Zeina and her brother face an evening of apprehension when their parents do not return from a visit to the other side of the city.

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