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: Maus II : And Here My Troubles Began (Maus #2)

User Review  - Krista Wright - Goodreads

I didn't like this quite as much as the first volume, but it is still amazing and sad. Read full review

Review: Maus, II: And Here My Troubles Began (Maus #2)

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Read for school, but this was one of the best graphic novels I've ever read. It was my first, and I fell in love. I absolutely love Holocaust survivor stories because of their incredible strength, and this one especially did not disappoint. 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, Françoise Mouly . . . and a cat.