When the River Rises

When the River Rises

Graphic Novel - 2015
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Inspired By True Events. For the first time in 15 years, inmate Russell Gates is glad to be behind bars. Despite the daily dangers at Orleans Parish Prison, the walls offer protection from Hurricane Katrina churning up the coast. Across town, his estranged son Sydquan is being herded aboard a bus with thirty other juvenile delinquents...to be stashed at the OPP for safety's sake. A violent struggle to survive ensues after the prison floods and the prisoners escape from their cells, leading to a thrilling chase from the prison to the depths of the Lower Ninth Ward. With art from Bruno Oliveira (FALLOUT).
Publisher: Los Angeles, California :, Mastermind Comics,, 2015, ©2015.
ISBN: 9781942734048
Branch Call Number: GRAPHIX 741. 5 WAL
Characteristics: 172 unnumbered pages : chiefly illustrations ; 23 cm


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