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My favorite thing is monsters

Author: Emil Ferris
Publisher: Seattle, Washington : Fantagraphics Books, 2018-
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Fourth Fantagraphics books edition: June 2018View all editions and formats
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"Set against the tumultuous political backdrop of late '60s Chicago, and narrated by 10-year-old Karen Reyes, Monsters is told is told through a fictional graphic diary employing the iconography of B-movie horror imagery and pulp monster magazines. As the precocious Karen Reyes tries to solve the murder of her beautiful and enigmatic upstairs neighbor, Anka Silverberg, a holocaust survivor, we watch the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Detective and mystery comics
Comic books, strips, etc
Comics (Graphic works)
Graphic novels
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Emil Ferris
ISBN: 9781606999592 1606999591 9781683960195 168396019X
OCLC Number: 1032473974
Description: volumes (unpaged) : chiefly illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
Responsibility: Emil Ferris.

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"Set against the tumultuous political backdrop of late '60s Chicago, and narrated by 10-year-old Karen Reyes, Monsters is told is told through a fictional graphic diary employing the iconography of B-movie horror imagery and pulp monster magazines. As the precocious Karen Reyes tries to solve the murder of her beautiful and enigmatic upstairs neighbor, Anka Silverberg, a holocaust survivor, we watch the interconnected and fascinating stories of those around her unfold"--Publisher.

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