"Our top pick this Remembrance Day, not for its novel mix of format and subject but for its stunning success in bringing home the real foot soldier's experience..."
"Two Generals is a compelling portrait of two Canadian officers during the Second World War, with an extreme attention to detail in the dress, troop movements and battles, and especially their day-to-day lives...an endearing success..."
Praise for Northwest Passage:
"A . . . swashbuckler of a comic-book tale."
— Toronto Star
"[A] thrilling historical adventure."
— Publishers Weekly
"[A] rich, suspenseful, action-packed story (with some fascinating historical details)."
"Scott Chantler [has a] knack for suspense."
— Entertainment Weekly
The pages are a nice thick quality paper and the book virtually looks like a moleskin journal.
Just holding this book puts you into the time and place as a physical object even before the story begins to work on your imagination.
It captured the mood during preparatory training, as well as the ugly realities of horror-filled war.
I have never appreciated comic books, and had never chosen to read a graphic novel - until this one. Read morePublished on September 19, 2012 by joanne
I had been waiting for this from Amazon.ca since August, and I finally received this book and it is beautiful. Read morePublished on November 15, 2011 by Piober