My Favorite Thing Is Monsters by Ferris, Emil
Emil Ferris

My Favorite Thing Is Monsters -- Emil Ferris - Paperback

Set against the tumultuous political backdrop of late '60s Chicago, My Favorite Thing Is Monsters is the fictional graphic diary of 10-year-old Karen Reyes, filled with B-movie horror and pulp monster magazines iconography. Karen Reyes tries to solve the murder of her enigmatic upstairs neighbor, Anka Silverberg, a holocaust survivor, while the interconnected stories of those around her unfold. When Karen's investigation takes us back to Anka's life in Nazi Germany, the reader discovers how the personal, the political, the past, and the present converge.

Author: Emil Ferris
Publisher: Fantagraphics Books
Published: 02/14/2017
Pages: 416
Binding Type: Paperback
Weight: 3.10lbs
Size: 10.70h x 8.00w x 1.50d
ISBN: 9781606999592
Age Range: 16-UP

Review Citation(s):
Publishers Weekly 03/13/2017
Library Journal 06/01/2017 pg. 85