Shanghai Blues 1939 – Laara Ong & Jonathon Dalton

Laara Ong & Jonathon Dalton - Shanghai Blues 1939  artwork

Shanghai Blues 1939

The Graphic Novel

Laara Ong & Jonathon Dalton

Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels

Publish Date: August 18, 2012

Publisher: IMI Studios – Graphic Entertainment

Seller: IMI Studios-Graphics Entertainment


Set in Shanghai in 1939, Mei-mei a nightclub singer gets entangled in the murder of a Japanese Officer and is thrown in jail, in the meantime her boyfriend Lu-xia falls in love with Mei-mei’s sister Go-xin. He then has a spiritual encounter and becomes torn between his conscience and his heart. How will he resolve his struggle? Did Mei-mei kill Commander Yaguchi? Shanghai Blues is a full-length play that is one half of and duet of plays, its sister play is Shanghai Baby. The focus in Shanghai Baby is more on Go-xin and her ties with the factory workers who are employed in Lu-xia’s factory.

iTunes Store: Top Free Books in Comics & Graphic Novels