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Fri – Sat: 9:30 am to 5:00 pm
4613 N Oketo Ave
Harwood Heights, IL 60706
708-867-7828

4613 N Oketo Ave, Harwood Heights, IL 60706 708-867-7828

Mon – Thur: 11:30 am to 7:00 pm | Fri – Sat: 9:30 am to 5:00 pm

2019 Eisner Awards

Last month at Comic Con International in San Diego, the Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards were announced. Commonly shortened to the Eisners, these prizes, given for creative achievement in American comic books, are sometimes referred to as the comics industry’s equivalent of the Oscar Awards.



Best Continuing Series, Best Humor Publication
Giant Days by John Allison, Max Sarin, and Julaa Madrigal
Volume One | Volume Two | Volume Three | Volume Four | Volume Five | Volume Six | Digital Comics

Best Limited Series, Best Penciller/Inker,
Mister Miracle by Tom King and Mitch Gerads
Book | Digital Comic

Best Short Story
“The Talk of the Saints” by Tom King and Jason Fabok, in Swamp Thing Winter Special
Book



Best New Series
Gideon Falls by Jeff Lemire and Andrea Sorrentino
Volume One | Volume Two | Digital Comics

Best Writer/Author, Best Publication for Teens (ages 13-17)
Jen Wang, The Prince and the Dressmaker
Book

Best Cover Artist
Jen Bartel, Blackbird
Book | Digital Comic



Best Painter/Multimedia Artist
Dustin Nguyen, Descender
Volume One | Volume Two | Volume Three | Volume Four | Volume Five | Volume Six | Digital Comics

Best U.S. Edition of International Material
Brazen: Rebel Ladies Who Rocked the World by Pénélope Bagieu, translated by Montana Kane
Book

Best Publication for Early Readers (up to age 8)
Johnny Boo and the Ice Cream Computer by James Kochalka
Book



Best Publication for Kids (ages 9-12)
The Divided Earth by Faith Erin Hicks
Volume One | Volume Two | Volume Three

Best Comics-Related Book
Drawn to Purpose: American Women Illustrators and Cartoonists
Book

Best Anthology
Puerto Rico Strong
Book



Best Reality-Based Work
Is This Guy For Real? The Unbelievable Andy Kaufman by Box Brown
Book

Best Graphic Album – New
My Heroes Have Always Been Junkies by Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips
Book | Digital Comic

Best Adaptation From Another Media
“Frankenstein” by Mary Shelley, in Frankenstein: Junji Ito Story Collection adapted by Junji Ito, translated by Jocelyne Allen
Book

Categories: Blog.

2019 Eisner Awards

Last month at Comic Con International in San Diego, the Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards were announced. Commonly shortened to the Eisners, these prizes, given for creative achievement in American comic books, are sometimes referred to as the comics industry’s equivalent of the Oscar Awards.



Best Continuing Series, Best Humor Publication
Giant Days by John Allison, Max Sarin, and Julaa Madrigal
Volume One | Volume Two | Volume Three | Volume Four | Volume Five | Volume Six | Digital Comics

Best Limited Series, Best Penciller/Inker,
Mister Miracle by Tom King and Mitch Gerads
Book | Digital Comic

Best Short Story
“The Talk of the Saints” by Tom King and Jason Fabok, in Swamp Thing Winter Special
Book



Best New Series
Gideon Falls by Jeff Lemire and Andrea Sorrentino
Volume One | Volume Two | Digital Comics

Best Writer/Author, Best Publication for Teens (ages 13-17)
Jen Wang, The Prince and the Dressmaker
Book

Best Cover Artist
Jen Bartel, Blackbird
Book | Digital Comic



Best Painter/Multimedia Artist
Dustin Nguyen, Descender
Volume One | Volume Two | Volume Three | Volume Four | Volume Five | Volume Six | Digital Comics

Best U.S. Edition of International Material
Brazen: Rebel Ladies Who Rocked the World by Pénélope Bagieu, translated by Montana Kane
Book

Best Publication for Early Readers (up to age 8)
Johnny Boo and the Ice Cream Computer by James Kochalka
Book



Best Publication for Kids (ages 9-12)
The Divided Earth by Faith Erin Hicks
Volume One | Volume Two | Volume Three

Best Comics-Related Book
Drawn to Purpose: American Women Illustrators and Cartoonists
Book

Best Anthology
Puerto Rico Strong
Book



Best Reality-Based Work
Is This Guy For Real? The Unbelievable Andy Kaufman by Box Brown
Book

Best Graphic Album – New
My Heroes Have Always Been Junkies by Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips
Book | Digital Comic

Best Adaptation From Another Media
“Frankenstein” by Mary Shelley, in Frankenstein: Junji Ito Story Collection adapted by Junji Ito, translated by Jocelyne Allen
Book

Categories: Blog.