Blankets

Jacket art for graphic novel Blankets

  • Contributors: Craig Thompson
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  • Summary: Wrapped in the snowfall of a blustery Midwestern winter, this is the tale of two brothers growing up in rural isolation, and of the budding romance between two young lovers.
  • Awards/Recognition:
    • Harvey Awards for Best Graphic Album of Original Work, Best Artist (for Craig Thompson), & Best Cartoonist (for Craig Thompson), 2004
    • Ignatz Awards: Outstanding Graphic Novel or Collection
    • Library Journal Best Books, 2003
    • Salón Internacional del Cómic de Barcelona for Premio del público a la mejor obra extranjera, 2005
    • Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards for Best Graphic Album–New, 2004
    • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2004
    • YALSA Outstanding Books for the College Bound - Literature and Language Arts, 2009
    • No additional awards known of as of 10/1/2020. Please contact this project's researchers if you are aware of an award not listed.


  • Number of Pages: 592
  • Recommended Grade Level:
  • Publication Year: 2017
  • Publisher: Faber & Faber
  • ISBN: 9780571336029

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