Best graphic novels of 2015 - List by The Washington Post™

Best graphic novels of 2015

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Title: March

ongressman John Lewis, an American icon and one of the key figures of the civil rights movement, continues his award-winning graphic novel trilogy with co-writer Andrew Aydin and artist Nate Powell, inspired by a 1950s comic book that helped prepare his own generation to join the struggle. Now, March brings the lessons of history to vivid life for a new generation, urgently relevant for todays world.
Author(s): John Lewis;Andrew Aydin
ISBN 13: 9781603094009
Pages: 192
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Title: Killing and Dying

Killing and Dying is a stunning showcase of the possibilities of the graphic novel medium and a wry exploration of loss, creative ambition, identity, and family dynamics. With this work, Adrian Tomine (Shortcomings, Scenes from an Impending Marriage) reaffirms his place not only as one of the most significant creators of contemporary comics but as one of the great voices of modern American literature.
Author(s): Adrian Tomine
ISBN 13: 9781770462090
Pages: ooks#volumes
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Title: Pablo: Art Masters Series

This award-winning graphic biography of Pablo Picasso (18811973) captures the prolific and eventful life of one of the worlds best-loved artists. Pablo explores Picassos early life among the bohemians of Montmartre, his turbulent relationship with artist/model Fernande Olivier, and how his art developed through friendships with poets Max Jacob and Guillaume Apollinaire, the painter Georges Braque, and his great rival Henri Matisse
Author(s): Julie Birmant;Clement Oubrerie
ISBN 13: 9781906838942
Pages: 342
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Title: Step Aside, Pops

Now Beaton returns with a refined pen, ready to make jokes at the expense of hunks, army generals, scientists, and Canadians in equal measure. With a few carefully placed lines, she captures the over-the-top evil of the straw feminists in the closet, the disgruntled dismay of Heathcliff, and Wonder Woman's all-conquering ennui.
Author(s): Kate Beaton
ISBN 13: 9781910702222
Pages: 160
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Title: The Sandman: Overture Deluxe Edition

From the birth of a galaxy to the moment that Morpheus is captured, THE SANDMAN: OVERTURE will feature cameo appearances by fan-favorite characters such as The Corinthian, Merv Pumpkinhead and, of course, the Dream King's siblings: Death, Desire, Despair, Delirium, Destruction and Destiny.
Author(s): Neil Gaiman
ISBN 13: 9781401248963
Pages: 224
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