by Rutu Modan and Jessica Cohen
Hardcover, 222 pages, Farrar Straus & Giroux, List Price: $24.95 |
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After the death of her son, Regina Segal takes her granddaughter Mica to Warsaw, hoping to reclaim a family property lost during the second World War.
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June 25, 2013 In Israeli artist Rutu Modan's The Property, a young woman accompanies her grandmother to Warsaw to reclaim an apartment building their family had to abandon in World War II. As they search through dusty records, family secrets soon come to light in this wryly funny and ultimately wrenching graphic novel.
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From The Property by Rutu Modan. Copyright 2013 by Rutu Modan. Excerpted by permission of Drawn & Quarterly.
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