Blankets: A Graphic Novel (Paperback)

A Graphic Novel

By Craig Thompson, Craig Thompson (Artist)

Top Shelf Productions, 9781891830433, 592pp.

Publication Date: August 18, 2003

Advertisement

Description

Named one of Time's top 100 Best Young Adult Books of All Time
..".A rarity: a first-love story so well remembered and honest that it reminds you what falling in love feels like. ...achingly beautiful." - Time magazine
Wrapped in the landscape of a blustery Wisconsin winter, Blankets explores the sibling rivalry of two brothers growing up in the isolated country, and the budding romance of two coming-of-age lovers. A tale of security and discovery, of playfulness and tragedy, of a fall from grace and the origins of faith. A profound and utterly beautiful work from Craig Thompson.
At 592 pages, Blankets may well be the single largest graphic novel ever published without being serialized first.
Advertisement