Akim Aliu: Dreamer

Reinforced Library Binding
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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 italDreamer/ital will inspire readers of all ages to move confidently in the direction of their future." - Colin Kaepernick

Additional Details
Written By Akim Aliu
Fiction / Nonfiction Nonfiction
Copyright 2023
Trim Size 6 x 9
Pages 128

More Information
ISBN 978-1-338-78761-0
Item Number 733152
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