Posts Tagged ‘Children’s graphic novels’

Graphic Youth: Louis: Night Salad by Metaphrog

Posted by on February 21st, 2011 at 9:00 AM

By sublimating paranoia and hallucinatory symbolism into the bright, primary-colored world of Louis, Franco-Scottish duo Metaphrog have crafted an all-ages graphic novel that is all at once touching, intelligent and beautiful to behold.

Graphic Youth: The Storm in the Barn

Posted by on October 15th, 2010 at 12:01 AM
The Storm in the Barn is a solo work from children's book illustrator Matt Phelan. It's an atmospheric story of a young boy's trials, both unsurprising and very surprising, in the dust-choked Kansas of 1937. As a young reader's graphic novel, it conveys an appropriately gratifying and uplifting message for its primary audience.