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My favorite thing is monsters. Book one / Emil Ferris.

My favorite thing is monsters. Book one

Ferris, Emil, author, illustrator. (Author).

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    0 current holds with 4 total copies
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Madison Square Graphic Novel Ferris v.1 (Text) 31307023043104 Graphic Novel Checked out 06/07/2019
Main Graphic Novel Ferris v.1 (Text) 31307022942801 Graphic Novel Checked out 06/25/2019
Seymour Graphic Novel Ferris v.1 (Text) 31307023043146 Graphic Novel Checked out 06/18/2019
Van Belkum Graphic Novel Ferris v.1 (Text) 31307023043112 Graphic Novel Checked out 07/03/2019

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  • ISBN: 9781606999592
  • ISBN: 1606999591
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
  • Edition: First Fantagraphics Books Edition.
  • Publisher: Seattle, Washington : Fantagraphics Books, 2016.

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Summary, etc.:
"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"--Front cover flap.
Subject: Girls > Comic books, strips, etc.
Murder > Investigation > Comic books, strips, etc.
Nineteen sixties > Comic books, strips, etc.
Chicago (Ill.) > Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre: Comic books, strips, etc > United States.
Graphic novels.
Comics (Graphic works)

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