Like many beloved heroines, K. Westree is an orphan in search of a new home. Our girl arrives at Bellsong Academy for Girls with only her red hooded sweatshirt and suitcase in hand. She doesn’t know what is in store for her here, and us readers must go along for the ride.
K. must sneak into the night on several dangerous missions per the request of several conspicuous caretakers. Richard Sala’s illustrations of K and the other cat burglars are pure life as they bounce through musty attics in search of lost treasures. The dialogue between her and her co-horts bounces across the page in tandem with their movements, as the new girl K. is often the odd girl out.
â€œYou got left behind again, story of my lifeâ€ K. thinks to herself. Though she is self-sufficient and plucky to a p, K struggles like any young woman would. She not only has a knack for cracking the code, but for confronting her enemies with grace that transcends the page.
This is one of Richard Sala’s first graphic novels for the YA audience and he skillfully renders his penchant for female heroines in less violent situations then his previous works.
If you love whodunits, mysterious girls schools, and intelligent female protagonists, Cat Burglar Black is for you.
Need Essay Help within 24 hours? No problem. Our writers are capable of producing excellent quality work within any deadline that you can have. Available 24/7 for your assistance, you can contact your writer to discuss your project in details and for feedback. We will deliver your essay as per your exact specifications and academic requirements, meeting the deadlines with ease. Our unique writing service also offers unlimited revisions and a Money Back guarantee with every order.
You may also like:
Latest posts by Guest Blogger (see all)
- Interview with P. Djèlí Clark, 2019 Alex Award Winner - September 30, 2019
- Interview with David Small, 2019 Alex Award Winner - September 23, 2019
- Interview with Jonathan Evison, 2019 Alex Award Winner - September 16, 2019