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

By: Ferris, Emil [author,, illustrator.].
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Seattle, Washington : Fantagraphics Books, 2016Edition: First Fantagraphics Books Edition.Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781606999592; 1606999591.Subject(s): Girls -- Comic books, strips, etc | Murder -- Investigation -- Comic books, strips, etc | Nineteen sixties -- Comic books, strips, etc | Comic books, strips, etc -- United States | Chicago (Ill.) -- Comic books, strips, etcGenre/Form: Graphic novels | Comics (Graphic works)DDC classification: 741.5973 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" -- Front cover flap.
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Book Book Bailey Cove Branch
Adult graphic novels
Adult graphic novels G FER V.1 (Browse shelf) 1 Checked out 09/24/2019 31562016359715
Book Book Madison Branch
Adult graphic novels
Adult graphic novels G FER V.1 (Browse shelf) 1 Available 31562016368872
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Adult graphic novels
Adult graphic novels MY FAVORITE G FER (Browse shelf) 1 Checked out 09/23/2019 31562016316368
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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" -- Front cover flap.

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