“Acclaimed Spanish creator Giménez (b. 1941) depicts brief vignettes from his life and that of other boys who lived in the fascist social aid “homes” that were by turns horrifying, pathetic, and poignant in this first English translation of this work…. These memories of the ease of a society in turning to cruelty against its least members is a cautionary tale for us all.” —Library Journal
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“Giménez’ acute moral sensitivity, needle-sharp characterizations and knack for narrative make Paracuellos comparable to Maus and Persepolis. His artwork may surpass them.” — NPR Books
Amazon has chosen Paracuellos as one the Best Graphic Novels of the Month.
An advance copy of Paracuellos by Carlos Giménez arrived today. It should be in stores next month!
The first volume of José Muñoz and Carlos Sampayo’s series will be released summer 2016, the second book in 2017.
Forbes Magazine picked Beyond the Windy Isles as one of the top ten graphic novels of 2015. Bravo, Hugo Pratt!
Corto Maltese: Under the Sign of Capricorn has been nominated for a Harvey Award for “Best American Edition of Foreign Material.” Remember, the old slogan: vote early and vote often!