Here's the plot (Americans, watch out for spoilers. Canadians, don't worry. You learned all of this in grade school. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Thomas Mulligan
My husband, of French Canadian ancestry, knew of this character and wanted to read more about him.
The book was just as described and received promptly. Read more
The perfect way to sort out what happened with the Metis and Riel. It's been years since we read comic books as children, but this is one for adults and does a good job of sorting... Read morePublished 5 months ago by S. R. Eymer
Louis Riel: written and illustrated by Chester Brown (2003): One of Canada's tragic true tales of nation-building comes to life in Chester Brown's much-acclaimed graphic novel. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Jonathan Stover
My review is subjective and yet objective. I was born in St. Boniface in 1963 to a half Franco-Manitoban family. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Marc Riese
Great graphic novel...presents history in a clean, even way that is subtle but emotionally convincing. I wish more comics took the simple grid layout. Read morePublished 21 months ago by firstname.lastname@example.org
This is Chester Brown's magnum opus.
He meticulously researched the history of Manitoba and Canada in order to write the story of Louis Reil, who was either a patriot or... Read more
Chester Brown's Louis Riel: A Comic-Strip Biography is an interesting historical novel about Louise Riel, a 19th Century Canadian politician who helped found the province of... Read morePublished on May 22, 2013 by W. A. Carpenter