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LaGuardia : a very modern story of immigration

Author: Nnedi Okorafor; Tana Ford; James Devlin, (Comic book artist); Sal Cipriano
Publisher: Milwaukie, OR : Berger Books, an imprint of Dark Horse Comics, 2019. ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"In an alternate world where aliens have integrated with society, pregnant Nigerian-American doctor Future Nwafor Chukwuebuka has just smuggled an illegal alien plant named Letme Live through LaGuardia International and Interstellar Airport ... and that's not the only thing she's hiding. She and Letme become part of a community of human and alien immigrants; but as their crusade for equality continues and the birth
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Comics (Graphic works)
Comic books, strips, etc
Science fiction comics
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nnedi Okorafor; Tana Ford; James Devlin, (Comic book artist); Sal Cipriano
ISBN: 9781506710754 1506710751
OCLC Number: 1090278144
Notes: "This volume collects Issues #1-4 of LaGuardia."--Title page verso.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Homecoming --
The travel ban --
Roots --
Future citizen.
Other Titles: Very modern story of immigration
Responsibility: writer, Nnedi Okorafor ; artist, Tana Ford ; colorist, James Devlin ; letterer, Sal Cipriano.

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"In an alternate world where aliens have integrated with society, pregnant Nigerian-American doctor Future Nwafor Chukwuebuka has just smuggled an illegal alien plant named Letme Live through LaGuardia International and Interstellar Airport ... and that's not the only thing she's hiding. She and Letme become part of a community of human and alien immigrants; but as their crusade for equality continues and the birth of her child nears, Future -- and her entire world -- begins to change."--

"On a planet Earth bursting with integrated extraterrestrial life, Future Nwafor Chukwuebuka is running from Nigeria under mysterious conditions. She's five months pregnant, her fiance doesn't know she's left ... and she's smuggling an illegal, sentient plant into New York."--Provided by publisher.

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