Bayou Vol. 2

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South of the Mason-Dixon Line lies a strange land of gods and monsters; a world parallel to our own, born from centuries of slavery, civil war, and hate.Lee Wagstaff is the daughter of a black sharecropper in the depression-era town of Charon, Mississippi. When Lily Westmoreland, her white playmate, is snatched by agents of an evil creature known as Bog, Lee's father is accused of kidnapping. Lee's only hope is to follow Lily's trail into this fantastic and frightening alternate world. Along the way she enlists ...
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Overview

South of the Mason-Dixon Line lies a strange land of gods and monsters; a world parallel to our own, born from centuries of slavery, civil war, and hate.Lee Wagstaff is the daughter of a black sharecropper in the depression-era town of Charon, Mississippi. When Lily Westmoreland, her white playmate, is snatched by agents of an evil creature known as Bog, Lee's father is accused of kidnapping. Lee's only hope is to follow Lily's trail into this fantastic and frightening alternate world. Along the way she enlists the help of a benevolent, blues singing, swamp monster called Bayou. Together, Lee and Bayou trek across a hauntingly familiar Southern Neverland, confronting creatures both benign and malevolent, in an effort to rescue Lily and save Lee's father from beinglynched.BAYOU VOL. 2 collects four new chapters of the critically acclaimed webcomic series by Glyph Award nominee Jeremy Love.
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The first volume of Bayou won five Glyph Awards. Love, again with colorist Morgan, returns to 1930s Mississippi to depict black sharecropper's daughter Lily, along with strangers and friends beyond the human realm, coping with real human threats such as lynching.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781401225841
  • Publisher: DC Comics
  • Publication date: 2/22/2011
  • Pages: 160
  • Sales rank: 374,154
  • Product dimensions: 8.30 (w) x 5.90 (h) x 0.50 (d)

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 8, 2014

    Great book never would let it out of my hands...But you would

    Great book never would let it out of my hands...But you would have to read Bayou volume 1 because if you did not read that one and you just read this one it would not make no sense at all...This is a really great book. Hope all yall like it

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