|Book Author(s)||Ru Xu|
|Book List Price||$12.99|
Blue is an orphan who disguises herself as a newsboy. There’s a war going on, and girls are expected to help the struggling economy by selling cookies. But Blue loves living and working at the Bugle, the only paper in town that tells the truth. And what’s printed in the newspapers now matters more than ever.
“With rich coloring, retro cityscapes that hark to the era of newsies, and a miscellany of steampunk gadgetry, it’s an enjoyable romp that considers how hidden secrets shape who people become.” – Publishers Weekly
“A fantastic story about friendship, and a strong debut graphic novel!” – Kazu Kibuishi, #1 New York Times bestselling creator of Amulet
“Ru Xu’s gorgeous illustrations and heartfelt writing makes NewsPrints a graphic novel I want to reread again and again.” – Faith Erin Hicks, New York Timesbestselling author of The Nameless City
“Xu’s manga-influenced art is full of movement and life.” – Eva Volin, Children’s Librarian, Alameda Free Library