"I guess I tried hard to fit in..."
Read the complete original series of Words and Sand, a comic about the quest of one's identity and family, all within a setting of world travel and supernatural events.
Art and Writing by Amirak Delat
When his grandfather is reported dead, Cedric Levy travels all the way to Algeria to retrieve the body… Until he learns that he is still alive (…)
Cedric and his friends travel to the Door of the Desert, but complications ensue when they realize they are being targeted (…)
After escaping death, Cedric and his friends find another way to resume their journey to find Professor Levy (…)
Word from the author
“Confined in a small apartment in Toronto during the 2020 pandemic, I was compelled to write and illustrate Words and Sand. This story explores the themes of identity, self-acceptance, friendship and travel. I was inspired by the history of my country of origin and my childhood in Algeria during the civil war in the 1990’s.
As I wrote the script, I felt a deep personal connection to the story and its protagonists and I hope to share this connection with readers who want to travel back in time, but also escape in a road trip illustrated in a comic format.”
– Amirak Delat
“Amirak Delat’s script is a solid one. She makes us feel for the characters, to wonder at the depiction of everyday life in times of turmoil.”
Alan Spinney, The Fanboy Factor
Order the paperback version!
When you order the paperback for Volume 1, your copy will include a digital copy as well 2 complimentary postcard format art prints ($40 value). All copies are signed by the author. Shipping cost not included.
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