Cats are perennially popular, and publishers are planning a raft of cat-oriented graphic novels and manga in the coming months.Publishers Weekly reports. Okorafor and Ford won an Eisner Award last year for La Guardia (Best Graphic Novel - Reprint, see "Eisner Awards - 2020"). The book, which is scheduled for publication in 2024, is set in Nigeria and features a cat who realizes that the little orange flowers all over his new town are actually space aliens bent on destruction. Fortunately the cat, Periwinkle, is a superpowered Space Cat who rounds up his pals to take down the invaders. Seven Seas Licenses ‘Case Files of Jeweler Richard’ Manga”).
CATS ARE MULTIPLYING: 'SPACE CAT' NEXT FOR NNEDI OKORAFOR AND TANA FORD, PLUS CAT BD, HAGIO CAT MANGA, MORE!
Proliferation of Cat Graphic Novels, Manga, Reflects Demand
Posted by Brigid Alverson on June 1, 2021 @ 6:15 pm CT
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