Irish Book Awards

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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.