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Habibi

Title: Habibi
By: Craig Thompson

Habibi is an Arabic word which means Beloved. This graphic novel is, quite simply, a masterpiece. Each page is gorgeously illustrated. It spans from ancient to modern times, weaving stories from the Qur'an and the Bible. It is at once heartbreaking and uplifting, beautiful and wretched. I highly recommend this. I have a feeling you'll be hooked at the first page, though. Perhaps even the title page.

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Posted by Abbey on Feb. 25, 2013 at 8:19 a.m.
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