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My favorite thing is monsters, Emil Ferris

Label
My favorite thing is monsters
Title
My favorite thing is monsters
Statement of responsibility
Emil Ferris
Creator
Artist
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"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
Awards note
Ignatz award winner.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ferris, Emil
Dewey number
741.5/973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6727.F4646
LC item number
M9 2016
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Girls
  • Homicide
  • Murder
  • Nineteen sixties
  • Chicago (Ill.)
  • COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS
  • COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS
  • COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS
  • FICTION
  • Nineteen sixties
  • Murder
  • Homicide
  • Girls
  • Illinois
Label
My favorite thing is monsters, Emil Ferris
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
971503890
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First Fantagraphics books edition.
Extent
volumes (unpaged)
Isbn
9781606999592
Lccn
2016946097
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)971503890
Label
My favorite thing is monsters, Emil Ferris
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
971503890
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First Fantagraphics books edition.
Extent
volumes (unpaged)
Isbn
9781606999592
Lccn
2016946097
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)971503890

Library Locations

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