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One of a kind
Age: 10-15 years old
Pagination: 64 pages
Size: 180 x 130 mm
Language: French, English, Spanish
Publication: January 2019
ISBN: 978-2-490660-00-1 (printed book_French version)/ 978-2-490660-09-4 (ePub_French version)/ 978-2-490660-18-6 (ePub_English version)
In the industrial group Le Plénier®, Ramona is struggling to find her place. In the hope of finally being recognized for her work as an engineer, she accepts a multi-month mission aboard an oil rig. Stuck in the middle of the sea, in the midst of unscrupulous colleagues, things are not going according to plan. Stereotypes, prejudices and insensitive comments come thick and fast… but they haven’t heard the last of her yet…
At the age of 20, Céline Gaudet decided to transform her passion for manga into a profession. She left Montreal to take courses under the direction of a Japanese manga teacher, at AAA-Ecole de Manga. She writes under the pseudonym Reptilian. One of a kind is her first published volume.
Claire Peytavin is a structural engineer who works in the oil sector. One of a kind is inspired by her experiences. Mother of two daughters, she hopes that this manga will help open doors for future generations of women.