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by Craig Thompson

Hardcover, 655 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $35 |


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Book Summary

A graphic tale by the author of Blankets follows the relationship between two refugee child slaves who are thrown together by circumstance and who struggle to make a place for themselves in a world fueled by fear and vice, in a visual parable that touches on themes of cultural divisions and the shared heritage of Christianity and Islam. Read an excerpt from Habibi.

Awards and Recognition

1 week on NPR Hardcover Fiction Bestseller List