Squire
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Alfageeh, Sara, co-writer, illustrator.
Published
New York, NY : Quill Tree Books, [2022].
Format
Book
Edition
First edition.
ISBN
9780062945846, 006294584X, 9780062945853, 0062945858
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Published
New York, NY : Quill Tree Books, [2022].
Edition
First edition.
Physical Desc
302 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 24 cm
Language
English
ISBN
9780062945846, 006294584X, 9780062945853, 0062945858

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From two incredible rising talents comes the fantasy graphic novel Molly Knox Ostertag calls "instantly compelling." Aiza has always dreamt of becoming a Knight. It's the highest military honor in the once-great Bayt-Sajji Empire, and as a member of the subjugated Ornu people, Knighthood is her only path to full citizenship. Ravaged by famine and mounting tensions, Bayt-Sajji finds itself on the brink of war once again, so Aiza can finally enlist in the competitive Squire training program. It's not how she imagined it, though. Aiza must navigate new friendships, rivalries, and rigorous training under the unyielding General Hende, all while hiding her Ornu background. As the pressure mounts, Aiza realizes that the "greater good" that Bayt-Sajji's military promises might not include her, and that the recruits might be in greater danger than she ever imagined. In this breathtaking and timely story, Aiza will have to choose, once and for all: loyalty to her heart and heritage, or loyalty to the Empire.
Target Audience
Ages 14 and up

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Shammas, N., & Alfageeh, S. (2022). Squire (First edition.). Quill Tree Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Shammas, Nadia and Sara, Alfageeh. 2022. Squire. Quill Tree Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Shammas, Nadia and Sara, Alfageeh. Squire Quill Tree Books, 2022.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Shammas, Nadia,, and Sara Alfageeh. Squire First edition., Quill Tree Books, 2022.

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