Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.
To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.
Other Sellers on Amazon
+ $3.99 shipping
+ $3.99 shipping
+ $11.28 shipping
Leon: Protector of the Playground Paperback – August 24, 2017
"Rebound" by Kwame Alexander
Don't miss best-selling author Kwame Alexander's "Rebound," a new companion novel to his Newbery Award-winner, "The Crossover,"" illustrated with striking graphic novel panels. Pre-order today
Customers who viewed this item also viewed
"In a world where diabolical hamsters spend their short lives plotting mayhem with a sentient head of broccoli, a hero is born! Leon will save us all, and keep us laughing and surprised while doing it."
Amy Ignatow, Author of The Popularity Papers
"Jamar's work is heartfelt, inventive, and fun--his latest creation, LEON: PROTECTOR OF THE PAYGROUND, makes the absolute most of those strengths! It's a work of true joy by an artist at the top of his game!"
--Steve Conley, creator of BLOOP, The Middle Age, Astounding Space Thrills
"Jamar is one of comics best kept secrets. Eloquent and clean storytelling in a dynamic and hip style, two things that seldom find their way to one creator."
--Rick Remender, artist, writer Fear Agent, Sea of Red, Strange Girl, Captain America
"Jamar Nicholas has his pen on the pulse of everything worth watching."
--Signe Wilkinson, Pulitzer-Prize winning cartoonist, Philadelphia Daily News
About the Author
Jamar Nicholas (born March 18, 1973) is an award-winning African American cartoonist, graphic novelist, and educator based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He known for his graphic novel adaptation of Fist, Stick, Knife, Gun, a memoir written by African American social activist Geoffrey Canada in 1995. Nicholas's work discusses topics such as bullying and violence while providing alternative, positive portrayals of black individuals.
Author interviews, book reviews, editors picks, and more. Read it now
Top customer reviews
There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Please try again later.
I literally just finished reading this book and passed it to my seven-year-old daughter who was anxiously reading over my shoulder.
The artwork is clean and bright, and Mr Nicholas has a style all his own. Keep up the great work!
If you love comics, have kids, or both, snap this up.