Maus: A Survivor's Tale, My Father Bleeds History

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Demco Media, Aug 1, 1986 - Biography & Autobiography - 160 pages
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The author-illustrator traces his father's imprisonment in a Nazi concentration camp through a series of disarming and unusual cartoons arranged to tell the story as a novel

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Also, the graphics were really gripping and concise. - Goodreads
The writing also has a good flow along with the panels. - Goodreads
They have more and plot less time describing. - Goodreads
Pictures and words that impact your very soul. - Goodreads
I didn't like the artwork. - Goodreads

Review: Maus I : A Survivor's Tale : My Father Bleeds History (Maus #1)

User Review  - Louise - Goodreads

The story of the writer's father is narrated by his father recounting his youth over over a series of several visits. Growing up in Poland, Spiegelman senior had a brief romance and then married ... Read full review

Review: The Complete Maus: A Survivor's Tale (Maus #1-2)

User Review  - Anthony - Goodreads

So, many people believe that graphic novels and comic books aren't real literature, and that at most they are a low form of art and entertainment. Those people have not read “MAUS”. I have finally ... Read full review

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About the author (1986)

Artist and writer Art Spiegelman is a teacher at the University of California, Santa Cruz. He is the creator of Maus, a graphic novel that depicts his father's struggles in Hitler's Europe, and which earned Spiegelman a Pulitzer Prize.

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