Blankets

Blankets

Wrapped in the landscape of a blustery Wisconsin winter, Blankets explores the sibling rivalry of two brothers growing up in the isolated country, and the budding romance of two coming-of-age lovers. A tale of security and discovery, of playfulness a...

Title:Blankets
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9781891830433
Format Type:

    Blankets Reviews

  • Seth T.

    Craig Thompson, for all the lack of works in his bibliography, is one of the best creators working in comics today. Apart from Blankets, he has only released one other major work of fiction. (His thir...

  • David Schaafsma

    Every year I teach this book in my YA course it comes up as one of the top three favorite texts in the course. I might go so far as to say it is one of the top ten or twenty graphic novels of all time...

  • Rauf

    Here are seven lines from Blankets that pretty much sums up the story:1. I couldn't fathom that the soul trapped in my child body would be transplanted to its grotesque adolescent counterpart.2. But i...

  • Jace

    Having produced this illustrated autobiography of his formative years, Thompson certainly deserves credit for an ambitious undertaking. His illustrations are the shining accomplishment of this book; c...

  • Whitney Atkinson

    I just read this in one sitting. Incredible. First graphic novel i've given 5 full stars to....

  • Candi

    "As a child, I thought that life was the most horrible world anyone could ever live in, and that there HAD to be something better."Wow! If that isn’t the most heartbreaking thought any child could h...

  • Julie

    Reading Road Trip 2020Current location: WisconsinHave you ever been in love?your little voice                    Over the wires came leapingand i felt suddenlydizzy     With th...

  • Kelly (and the Book Boar)

    Find all of my reviews at: http://52bookminimum.blogspot.com/Contrary jerkoff party of 1? I’m here I’m here! While a 3 Star rating is most definitely a perfectly fine rating – in this case I am ...

  • Paul Bryant

    Nothing like reading a 580 page book in two and a bit hours to make you think you’ve had a productive day. It probably took Craig Thompson 10 years of hard graft, and after two hours I just snap my ...

  • Maciek

    I first read about Blankets in an article on the history of graphic novels, where it was mentioned as one of the signature examples of the form - along famous works such as Art Spiegelman's Maus (Inte...