Year's Best Graphic Novels, Comics & Manga
From Blankets to Demo to BlacksadPaperback - 2005
Called "maybe the most interesting fiction in America today," by the New York Times, graphic novels, comics and manga have recently been soaring in popularity. The medium maintains one of the most diverse readerships and more significantly, graphic novels and manga have garnered critical acclaim from every major national publication for such works as Maus , Persepolis and Akira .Now, for the first time ever, The Year's Best Comics and Manga will feature the best of this genre published between June, 2003-December, 2004. With selections and excerpts from leading works by commercial and independent publishers of graphic novels, comics and manga, The Year's Best Comics and Manga will provide insight and entertainment to the casual and passionate comics reader alike.
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Griffin, c2005.
Characteristics: 272 pages :,chiefly illustrations (some color) ;,27 cm.