Maus, Volume 1

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Pantheon Books, 1986 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 159 pages
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A story of a Jewish survivor of Hitler's Europe and his son, a cartoonist who tries to come to terms with his father's story and history itself.

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Review: The Complete Maus (Maus #1-2)

User Review  - Steve - Goodreads

It's as a bit silly but I had always been put off this graphic novel because of the style of art doesn't appeal to me but it crops up in many 'must read' lists so thought it was worth a go. I was ... Read full review

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User Review  - David Moreno - Goodreads

<3 :'( My favorite part was the very very last page of the book. Read full review

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About the author (1986)

Art Spiegelman has been a staff artist and contributing editor at The New Yorker, as well as the cofounder/coeditor of RAW, the acclaimed magazine of avant-garde comics and graphics. In addition to Maus--which was awarded the Pulitzer Prize and twice nominated for the National Book Critics Circle Award--he is the author ofBreakdowns and In the Shadow of No Towers. He lives in New York City with his wife, Francoise Mouly . . . and a cat.