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The Little Prince: the graphic novel

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The iconic Little Prince and his author, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, are brought vividly to life through the illustrations in this faithful textual adaptation by Joann Sfar and through the eloquent translation from the French by Sarah Ardizzone. Sfar’s adaption does…

Ichiro

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This is a good book. Don’t let my pithy commentary and safe comments about the art let you forget this fact: Ichiro is an impressive accomplishment. To a point, I understood the craze that American Born Chinese got. It was…

Manga Man

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No, this isn’t the newest superhero, but a story that asks the reader to consider what would happen if the world of manga and American comics clashed? So we get the story of Ryoko, a manga character that, through some…