A Blanket of Butterflies

From the Debwe series

Author/Illustrator/Editor: Richard Van Camp

Editor: Annalee Greenberg

This stunning graphic novel explores the grace of family and of trusting the power of the spirit world.

A Blanket of Butterflies explores the journey of Shinobu, a mysterious stranger who visits Fort Smith, Northwest Territories to retrieve his family’s samurai suit of armor and sword from the local museum. When he discovers that his grandfather’s sword has been lost in a poker game to the man they call “Benny the Bank,” he sets out to retrieve it with the help of a young boy, Sonny, and his grandmother. Together, they face Benny and his men, Torchy, Sfen and the giant known as Flinch, and come to an unexpected realization.

HighWater Press
DateISBNBISAC CodeThemaRights available
20159781553795483JUV008000World rights available
EnglishPaperback / softback6 ½ x 10C$18.9548