Alena

Kim Andersson

eBook - 2016

Alena's life is a living hell. Since she arrived at a snobbish boarding school, she's been harassed every day by Philippa and the girls on the lacrosse team. But Alena's best friend Josephine is not going to accept that anymore. Not from the counselor or the principal, not from Philippa, and not from anyone else at that horrid school. If Alena does not fight back, then Josephine will take matters into her own hands. There's just one problem . . . Josephine has been dead for a... year. Now a major-motion picture! Kim W. Andersson (The Complete Love Hurts) is the winner of the Swedish Comics Academy's Adamson statue-Sweden's most prestigious comics award!

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Published
[United States] : Dark Horse Comics 2016.
Language
English
Physical Description
1 online resource
Format
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Audience
Rated M
ISBN
9781630087586
1630087580
Access
AVAILABLE FOR USE ONLY BY IOWA CITY AND RESIDENTS OF THE CONTRACTING GOVERNMENTS OF JOHNSON COUNTY, UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, HILLS, AND LONE TREE (IA).
Main Author
Kim Andersson (author)
Corporate Author
hoopla digital (-)
Other Authors
Carl-Michael Edenborg, 1967- (author)
Review by Publisher Summary 1

"Alena's life is a living hell. Since starting at boarding school Alena's been harassed every day by Philippa and the lacrosse team. But Alena's friend Josephine is not going to accept that anymore. If Alena does not fight back then Josephine will take matters into her own hands. There's just one problem--Josephine has been dead for a year"--Provided by publisher.

Review by Publisher Summary 2

Alena’s life is a living hell. Since she arrived at a snobbish boarding school, she’s been harassed every day by Philippa and the girls on the lacrosse team. But Alena’s best friend Josephine is not going to accept that anymore. Not from the counselor or the principal, not from Philippa, and not from anyone else at that horrid school. If Alena does not fight back, then Josephine will take matters into her own hands. There’s just one problem . . . Josephine has been dead for a year.* Now a major-motion picture!* Kim W. Andersson (The Complete Love Hurts) is the winner of the Swedish Comics Academy’s Adamson statue—Sweden’s most prestigious comics award!“Kim W. Andersson’s graphic novel Alena has unsurprisingly been described as Let the Right One In meets Show Me Love set in a boarding school. Count on vengeance, violence and broken teenage hearts.”—Stockholm Film Festival