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Category: Book
Illustrated By: Henderson, Scott B.
By (author): Robertson, David A.
Illustrated By: Yaciuk, Donovan
Series: The Reckoner Rises
Subject:  YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Comics & Graphic Novels / Science Fiction & Fantasy
  YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Comics & Graphic Novels / Superheroes
  YOUNG ADULT FICTION / People & Places / Aboriginal & Indigenous
  YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Social Themes / Mental Illness
Publisher: Portage & Main Press
Published: October 2020
Format: Book-paperback
Pages: 72
Size: 10.00in x 6.50in x 0.17in
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Additional Notes

From The Publisher*

Acclaimed writer, David A. Robertson, delivers suspense, adventure, and humour in this stunningly illustrated graphic novel continuation of The Reckoner trilogy.

After the events in Wounded Sky, Cole and Eva arrive in Winnipeg, the headquarters of Mihko Laboratories. They are intent on destroying the company once and for all, but their plans are thwarted when a new threat surfaces. When Cole becomes mired in terrifying visions, Eva must harness her newly discovered powers to investigate Mihko without him. Are Cole's visions just troubled dreams or are they leading him to a horrible truth?

Perfect for fans of superheroes, The Bloodhound Gang returns in this all-new graphic novel series, The Reckoner Rises.

From The Publisher*Acclaimed writer David A. Robertson, author of the Governor General's Award–winning When We Were Alone, delivers suspense, adventure and humour in this stunningly illustrated graphic novel continuation of The Reckoner trilogy.
Review Quote*"David A. Robertson's powerful Indigenous YA trilogy gets a comic-book continuation, a natural format for the adventures of an anxious teen turned tormented superhero."
Biographical Note

Author David A. Robertson (he, him, his) is an award-winning writer. His books include When We Were Alone (winner Governor General's Literary Award), Will I See? (winner Manuela Dias Book Design and Illustration Award), Betty: The Helen Betty Osborne Story (listed In The Margins), and the YA trilogy The Reckoner (winner Michael Van Rooy Award for Genre Fiction, McNally Robinson Best Book for Young People). David educates as well as entertains through his writings about Indigenous Peoples in Canada, reflecting their cultures, histories, communities, as well as illuminating many contemporary issues. David is a member of Norway House Cree Nation. He lives in Winnipeg.

Illustrator Scott B. Henderson (he/him/his) is author/illustrator of the sci-fi/fantasy comic, The Chronicles of Era and has illustrated select titles in the Canadian Air Force's For Valour series and Tales From Big Spirit series; the graphic novel series 7 Generations and A Girl Called Echo; select stories in This Place: 150 Years Retold; Fire Starters, an AIYLA Honour Book; and Eisner-award nominee, A Blanket of Butterflies. In 2016, he was the recipient of the C4 Central Canada Comic Con Storyteller Award. ..