A story about bravery, self-confidence, empathy, and the power of imagination. It’s also, somewhat unexpectedly, an original take on the tried and true sibling narrative—with magical, enchanting art and a diverse main character.
Originally published in 2018 by Belgian publisher Alice éditions under the title Superlumineuse
It shows a powerful and supportive family dynamic.
Superluminous lightly deals with the concept of bullying and how to overcome it in a positive way, by seeing the beauty within yourself.
Representation in a diverse, female main character. Nour seeing herself as a superhero shatters gender and racial stereotypes.