Akim Aliu: Dreamer
Akim Aliu - also known as "Dreamer" - is a Nigerian born, Ukrainian Canadian professional hockey player whose career took him all around the world and who experienced systemic racism at everyone turn. This graphic novel tells Akim's incredible story, from being the only black child in his Ukrainian school, to having his teeth bashed in by a racist teammate in the Ontario junior league. A gut-wrenching and riveting graphic novel memoir that reminds us to never stop dreaming, this story is sure to inspire young readers everywhere.
"With honesty and courage, Akim Aliu's
|Written By||Akim Aliu|
|Illustrated by||Akim Aliu|
|Fiction / Nonfiction||Nonfiction|
|Trim Size||6 x 9|