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Helen and the Go-Go Ninjas

Helen and the Go-Go Ninjas

"In this sci fi graphic novel, Helen is kidnapped by time-travelling ninjas and finds herself in the year 2355. Humankind has been enslaved by giant 'Peace Balls' - and Helen holds the keys to their destruction. Set in present-day Auckland and 300 years in the future"--Publisher ... read full description below.

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ISBN 9780143771241
Barcode 9780143771241
Published 2 July 2018 by Penguin
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Sang, Ant
Illustrated by Bennett, Michael
Availability In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days

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ISBN-13 9780143771241
ISBN-10 0143771248
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Penguin
Imprint Penguin Books (NZ)
Publication Date 2 July 2018
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Sang, Ant
Illustrated by Bennett, Michael
Category Graphic / Comic Strip
Science Fiction
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 264
Dimensions Width: 165mm
Height: 230mm
Spine: 20mm
Weight 670g
Interest Age 13+ years
Reading Age 13+ years
NBS Text Children's Comic Strip Fiction & Graphic Novels
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 741.5993
Catalogue Code NZBA24

Description of this Book

Kidnapped by time-travelling ninjas, Helen is thrust into the year 2355 - a ruined future with roving gangs and 'Peace Balls', giant humming devices that enslave and control people's minds. The Go-Go Ninjas have one goal- to destroy the Peace Balls. They believe that Helen knows how. Can Helen use her knowledge of the past to help them save the future? An electrifying graphic novel by an award-winning author and illustrator

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Author's Bio

ABOUT THE ILLUSTRATOR- Ant Sang is one of New Zealand's most acclaimed cartoonists and graphic novelists, whose books have been published in NZ, North America, the UK and France. His bestselling graphic novel Shaolin Burning won an Honour Award at the 2012 NZ Post Children's Book Awards and his cult series the Dharma Punks was published in graphic novel format in 2014. He is perhaps best known as one of the creators of the television series bro'Town, which ran for five seasons. Ant lives in Auckland. ABOUT THE AUTHOR- Michael Bennett (Ngati Pikiao, Ngati Whakaue) is an award-winning New Zealand screenwriter and author. In 2013 he was awarded Best Documentary Screenplay for his documentary on the Teina Pora case, The Confessions of Prisoner T. He went on to publish In Dark Places in 2016, which won Best Non-Fiction Book at the Ngaio Marsh Awards and Best Biography/History at the Nga Kupu Ora Awards 2017. Michael lives in Auckland, New Zealand, and is Head of Screenwriting at South Seas Film School.

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