The Best American Comics 2006 (Hardcover)

By Anne Elizabeth Moore (Editor), Harvey Pekar (Editor)

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 9780618718740, 320pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2006



The popularity of the graphic genre continues to rage, and The Best American Comics is a diverse, exciting annual selection for fans and newcomers alike. The inaugural volume includes stories culled from graphic novels, pamphlet comics, newspapers, magazines, mini-comics, and the Web.

Contributors include Robert Crumb, Chris Ware, Kim Deitch, Jaime Hernandez, Alison Bechdel, Joe Sacco, and Lynda Barry—and unique discoveries such as Justin Hall, Esther Pearl Watson, and Lilli Carré.