The Imitation Game (Hardcover)

Alan Turing Decoded

By Jim Ottaviani, Leland Purvis (Illustrator)

Harry N. Abrams, 9781419718939

Publication Date: March 22, 2016

List Price: 24.95*
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About the Author

Jim Ottaviani is the recipient of multiple Eisner and Ignatz Award nominations and was awarded a Xeric Foundation grant. His work has made Booklist’s Top 10 Graphic Novels for Youth list, YALSA’s Great Graphic Novels for Teens list, and has been selected as a New York Times Editors’ Choice. He lives in Ann Arbor, Michigan.


Leland Purvis is an Eisner and Ignatz Award nominee and an occasional reviewer for the Comics Journal. He lives in Portland, Oregon.


Praise For The Imitation Game: Alan Turing Decoded

“A powerful, sympathetic portrait of one of the twentieth century’s great minds.”


“Ottaviani and Purvis’ new graphic biography looks utterly fascinating.”


“Teens with math or computer science bent will enjoy this slice of history and will learn about logic and algorithms along the way. Those who are interested in social justice and LBGTQ rights will also be engaged.”