Parvana: The Graphic Novel

Author(s): Deborah Ellis

Graphic Novels

A stunning graphic novel edition of the internationally bestselling novel and adapted from the major feature film 'The Breadwinner'.

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'All girls [should read] Parvana by Deborah Ellis.' - Malala Yousafzai, New York Times

'A story of courage and heroism to inspire young people everywhere.' - Angelina Jolie

Deborah Ellis has achieved international acclaim with her courageous and dramatic books that give Western readers a glimpse into the plight of children in developing countries. She has won the Governor General's Award, Sweden's Peter Pan Prize, the Ruth Schwartz Award, the University of California's Middle East Book Award, the Jane Addams Children's Book Award and the Vicky Metcalf Award.

A long-time feminist and anti-war activist, she is best known for the Parvana series, which has been published around the world in seventeen languages, with more than a million dollars in royalties donated to Street Kids International and to Women for Women, an organization that supports health and education projects in Afghanistan. In 2006, Deb was named to the Order of Ontario.

General Fields

  • : 9781760631970
  • : Allen & Unwin
  • : Allen & Unwin Children's Books
  • : December 2017
  • : 256mm X 175mm
  • : Australia
  • : January 2018
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Paperback
  • : 2018
  • : English
  • : Deborah Ellis