Call Number: PN6733 Y25 R3
Publication Date: 2010
Red is the prideful leader of a small village in the islands off the northwest coast of British Columbia. His sister was abducted years ago by a band of raiders. When news comes that his sister has been spotted in a nearby village, Red sets out to rescue her and exact revenge on her captors.Consisting of 108 pages of handpainted illustrations, 'Red' is a groundbreaking mix of Haida imagery and Japanese manga. Tragic and timeless, it is reminiscent of such classic stories as 'Oedipus Rex' and 'MacBeth', 'Red' is an action-packed and dazzling graphic novel that is also a cautionary tlae about the devastating effects of rage and retribution.