Incredibly moving and powerful. Frontera gives emotional insight into deportations, border crossing and the separation of families. Through impactful graphics and storytelling, it showcases the harsh realties of those making a perilous journey across the border in search of a better life or in Mateo’s case the life they once had.
Frontera by Julio Anta, (List Price: $18.99, HarperAlley, 9780063054943, July 2023)
Reviewed by Keeshia Jacklitch, Bookmarks in Winston-Salem, North Carolina