Friday, November 24, 2006

Cybils Graphic Novel Nominations

Edited to add: If I've read it, I've bolded it.

The Baby-Sitters Club: Kristy's Great Idea by Ann Martin, Rina Telgemeier; GRAPHIX/Scholastic

Babymouse: Beach Babe by Jennifer Holm and Matt Holm; Random House

Girl Stories by Lauren Weinstein; Henry Holt

American Born Chinese by Gene Yang; First Second

Deogratias, A Tale of Rwanda by J.P. Stassen; First Second

Flight Vol. 3 by Kazu Kibuishi & others; Ballantine

To Dance: A Ballerina's Graphic Novel by Siena Siegel and Mark Siegl; Aladdin / Simon & Schuster

Pride of Baghdad by Brian Vaughan & Niko Henrichon; Vertigo DC Comics

Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic by Alison Bechdel; Houghton Mifflin

Runaways Vol. 5: Escape to New York by Brian K Vaughan; Marvel

Dramacon Vol. 2 by Svetlana Chmakova; Tokyo Pop

Gray Horses by Hope Larson; Oni Press

Emma Volume 1 by Kaori Mori; CMX

Hercules by Paul Storrie & Steve Kurth; Graphic Universe

King Arthur: Excalibur Unsheathed by Jeff Limke and Thomas Yeates; Graphic Universe

Sorcerers & Secretaries by Amy Kim Gantner; Tokyo Pop

Soulfire by Michael Turner; Aspen MLT

Kat and Mouse by Alex De Campi, pictures by Federica Manfredi; TokyoPop

The Arrival by Shaun Tan, Lothian Books

The Hardy Boys by various; Papercutz

La Perdida by Jessica Abel; Pantheon

The Ticking by Renee French; Top Shelf

Top Ten: Beyond the Farthest Precinct by Paul DiFilippo & Jerry Ordway; Wildstorm, D C Comics

Amelia Rules, vol. 3: Superheroes by Jimmy Gownley; Renaissance Press

Little Butterfly vol. 1 by Hinako Takanaga; Digital Manga Publishing

Castle Waiting by Linda Medley; Fantagraphics

Sloth by Gilbert Hernandez; DC/Vertigo

Return to Labyrinth by Jake Forbes, Jim Henson & Chris Lie; Tokyo Pop

Mom's Cancer by Brain Fies; Abrams Image

Line by Yua Kotegawa; ADV Manga

Amphigorey Again by Edward Gorey; Harcourt

The 9/11 Report: A Graphic Adaptation by Sid Jacobson & Ernie Colon; Hill & Wang

Adventures in Oz by Eric Shanower & L Frank Baum; IDW

Nana Volume 2 by Ai Yazawa; VIZ Media

Hikaru no Go Vol. 6 by Yumi Hotta; VIZ Media

Thank you all for your nominations, and many thanks to the publishers who have supplied review copies.

Crossposted at the Cybils site.

1 comment:

Brian Farrey said...


That's, like, a lot o' nominees.

Good luck.