These 5 books give YA readers a taste of reality for their counterparts in conflict zones around the world. Bold, descriptive and unflinching, these stories leave both protagonists and readers changed at the end.
Marjane Satrapi is an Iranian-born French graphic novelist, cartoonist, illustrator, film director.
She studied visual communication and eventually obtained a master's degree from Islamic Azad University in Tehran.
Her work includes Persepolis, Embroideries...
Graphic novels and comics use illustrations and words to tell a story. Stories range from fiction to non-fiction, from mangas to adaptations from historical events.