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review Illegal by Eoin Colfer Eoin Colfer ☆ 7 characters Summary Ó eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ☆ Eoin Colfer This is a powerful and timely story about one boy's epic journey across Africa to Europe a graphic novel for all children with glorious colour artwork throughout From Eoin Colfer previously Irish Children's Laureate and the team behind his bestselling Artemis Fowl graphic novels Ebo aloneHis sister left months ago. Ebo is a young boy in Africa whose parents are dead his sister has already made it to Europe and his brother has just left this morning So he sets out on a journey to find his brother and make it to Europe Along the way he has to cross the Sahara desert avoid soldiers and cross the Mediterranean on a dinghy This is a gripping harrowing tale I found myself holding tight to the arm of my chair as I rooted Ebo on not knowing if he was going to live or die Ebo is a joyful determined soul in an awful hellish place The book will make you think about how a simple twist of fate like where you are born can truly determine the kind of life you can haveReceived a review copy from Sourcebooks Jabberwocky and Edelweiss in exchange for an honest review

Summary Ó eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ☆ Eoin ColferIllegal by Eoin Colfer

review Illegal by Eoin Colfer Eoin Colfer ☆ 7 characters Summary Ó eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ☆ Eoin Colfer Now his brother has disappeared too and Ebo knows it can only be to make the hazardous journey to Europe Ebo's epic journey takes him across the Sahara Desert to the dangerous streets of Tripoli and finally out to the merciless sea But with every step he holds on to his hope for a new life and a reunion with his. This is a powerful graphic novel told in both the past and present day and following young Ebo He lives in Africa and like his siblings he dreams of a better life in Europe First he plans to find his older brother and meet up before making the dangerous crossing by boat towards Italy The illustrations were powerful and very poignant It was harsh but very realistic For younger readers this may be better read together with an older reader due to the subject content

Eoin Colfer ☆ 7 characters

review Illegal by Eoin Colfer Eoin Colfer ☆ 7 characters Summary Ó eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ☆ Eoin Colfer Sister Winner of the Judges' Special Award at the Children's Books Ireland Book of the Year Awards 'Beautifully realised and punchily told' Alex O'Connell The Times Children's Book of the Week 'A powerful compelling work evocatively illustrated It would take a hard heart not to be moved by this book' Financial Tim. Every year many thousands of men women and children risk their lives by trying to make the dangerous three hundred mile sea crossing between northern Africa and Italy They pay large sums of money to smugglers who in return provide poorly prepared unseaworthy boats The distances involved are formidable and the sea currents are unpredictable The smuggling networks that run these operations make fortunes with no regard for human life They send their victims out to see in death traps I don t normally read graphic novels but this is one I highly recommend for all my graphic novel lovers You who are so called Illegal Aliens must know that no human being is illegal That is a contradiction in terms Human beings can be beautiful or beautiful they can be fat or skinny they can be right or wrong but illegal How can a human being be illegal Elie Wiesel

  • Kindle Edition
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  • Illegal by Eoin Colfer
  • Eoin Colfer
  • English
  • 08 July 2020
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