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Author Compton, Wayde, 1972- author.

Title The blue road : a fable of migration / Wayde Compton ; illustrations by April dela Noche Milne.

Publication Info. Vancouver : Arsenal Pulp Press, [2019]
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Young Adult Graphic Novels-NEW  YA COMPTON    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Young Adult Graphic Novels-NEW  YA COMPTON    AVAILABLE
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Description 116 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Note Chiefly illustrations.
Summary "In this stunning graphic novel, Lacuna is a girl without a family, a past, or a proper home. She lives alone in a swamp made of ink, but with the help of Polaris, a will-o'-the-wisp, she embarks for the fabled Northern Kingdom, where she might find people like her. The only way to get there, though, is to travel the strange and dangerous Blue Road that stretches to the horizon like a mark upon a page. Along the way, Lacuna must overcome trials such as the twisted briars of the Thicket of Tickets and the intractable guard at the Rainbow Border. At the end of her treacherous journey, she reaches a city where memory and vision can be turned against you, in a world of dazzling beauty, divisive magic, and unlikely deliverance. Finally, Lacuna learns that leaving, arriving, returning - they're all just different words for the same thing: starting all over again. The Blue Road - the first graphic novel by acclaimed poet and prose writer Wayde Compton and illustrator April dela Noche Milne - explores the world from a migrant's perspective with dreamlike wonder."-- Provided by publisher.
Genre Graphic novels.
Young adult fiction.
Added Author Milne, April Dela Noche, artist.
ISBN 1551527774
9781551527772 (softcover)
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