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Author Abadzis, Nick.

Title Laika / Nick Abadzis ; color by Hilary Sycamore.

Imprint New York : First Second, 2007.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Pacific Park Library Teen Graphic Novels    ABADZIS,NIC    Available
 PAS Central Library Young Adult, Graphic Novels    YA ABADZIS, N    Available
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Juvenile, JRHI Graphic Novels    JRHI ABADZIS,N    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 205 p. : col. ill. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 204-205).
Summary This is the journey of Laika, the abandoned puppy destined to become Earth's first space traveler. With the blending of fact and fiction, this story intertwines three compelling lives. Along with Laika, there is Korolev, a driven engineer at the top of the Soviet space program and Yelena, the lab technician responsible for Laika's health and life.
Awards A Junior Library Guild selection
Subject Dogs -- Soviet Union -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Juvenile fiction.
Sputnik satellites -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Juvenile fiction.
Space race -- Soviet Union -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Juvenile fiction.
Dogs -- Fiction.
Artificial satellites -- Fiction.
Space race -- Fiction.
Cartoons and comics
Genre/Form Graphic novels
Comic books, strips, etc.
Added Author Sycamore, Hilary ill.
ISBN 1596431016 (paperback) : $17.95
9781596431010 (paperback) : $17.95

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