Black Canary: Breaking Silence
- Paperback | 352 pages
- 139 x 210 x 18.29mm | 294.84g
- 07 Dec 2021
- Random House USA Inc
- Random House Inc
- New York, United States
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iO9, "December's New Sci-Fi & Fantasy Books Just Might Help You End 2020 on a Good Note" PRAISE FOR BLACK CANARY: BREAKING SILENCE Monir deftly balances familiarity for DC fans and accessibility for new readers, blending superhero origin with coming-of-age tale in an excellent book for fans of comics and dystopian fiction, as well as reluctant readers.--School Library Journal Dinah is a powerful protagonist, vibrating with a youthful rage and energy familiar to readers itching for revolution of any kind. Monir never shies away from her tale's unfortunately pertinent sociopolitical implications, putting a refreshing spin on the feminist dystopia. ... Sure to resonate in today's volatile climate.--Kirkus Reviews A compelling story of resistance, oppression, politics, feminism, rebellion, and revolution. A good story about finding your voice!" -Teen Librarian Toolbox/School Library Journal Using her voice as a weapon, Dinah Lance fights to overcome evil and empower girls and women the world over. [T]his prose origin story of superhero Black Canary will thrill you all the way through!--MS. magazine Alexandra Monir gives us a thrilling new take on this superhero and leaves us feeling empowered and ready to scream with joy.--Danielle Paige, the New York Times best-selling author of the Dorothy Must Die series and Mera: Tidebreaker A fast-paced, twisty adventure with just enough callbacks to the DC world we know to make this new version enticing, you'll find Monir's tale hard to put down." -Culturess As thrilling as it is insightful...Truly a page-turner." -Geeks of Color If you are looking for a good read that has the depth and heart that makes superhero stories so enduring, pick up a copy of Black Canary: Breaking Silence." -The Nerd Daily "The world-building in this book is phenomenal... this book is engaging, entertaining, and a great addition to the DC Icons line of books." -Between the Shelves "Thrilling and exhilarating, while also being truly heartfelt and extremely personal." -FanFi Addict "An incredibly imaginative and reverential take on the decades of Black Canary canon, [...] with an earnest voice that feels incredibly unique to Monir." -ComicBook.com "I LOVED, LOVED, LOVED Breaking Silence... Read this book, add it to your booktalks, and get it into the hands of other readers." -Mom Read It blog
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