Breakdown: The Reckoner Rises, Volume 1

The next book in “The Reckoner Rises” graphic-novel series, this story continues the tale of its Indigenous protagonists who travel to Winnipeg to destroy the headquarters of the lab that created all the problems in the previous novels. The characters—faced with violence and hallucinations—use their unique powers to defeat criminals while also making sense of the past. Suitable for a senior secondary audience, this illustrated novel broaches Big Ideas in the Grade 10–11 classroom, allowing for discussions about topics highlighted in this resource, such as mental health, drug use, and modern Indigenous representation.
mental health
Indigenous
super powers
Author/Publisher/Website
Robertson, D. A.
Primary Identifier
9781553798903
Subject
English Language Arts