书目

Notes for a War Story

  • 作者 Gipi(吉皮) 著
  • 出版社 First Second
  • 出版时间 2007年8月
  • ISBN 9781596432611
  • 定价 124.50

内容简介

Thewararrivedinourvillageonthe18thofJanuary.Obviouslytherewereotherwarsgoingon,buttheydidn'thaveanythingtodowithus.Therewerewarsforblacks.WarsforArabs.WarsforSlavs.Ourwarstartedonthe18thofJanuary,andinafewdays,everythinghadchanged.SorecountsGiuliano,aloneramongoutsiders,oneofthreeyoungdrifterscaughtupinthewhirlwindofawarintheBalkans.Thethreeboysarelikepassingshadows;theyliveinabandonedhouses,dodgetheoccasionalbomb,andstealcarpartsformoney.MeetingFelix--apowerful,fast-talkingmercenary--changeseverythingforthem.Felixisanexpertmanipulator;hespeakstotheirambitionandtotheirdesiresforpower,wealth,andpurpose.They'reinstantlyhooked,especiallythetrio'sunofficialleader,Stefano,andtheysoonescalatefrompettycrimetoworkingonbehalfofamafia-stylemilitia,bullyingandextortingmoneyinFelix'sname.ButasGiulianocomestorealize,theydon'tknowwhatthey'refightingfor--ifthey'reevenfightingforanything.NotesforaWarStoryisanastonishinglookatlifeinalawless,war-tornnation,heightenedbytheharsh,moving,pencilandwatercolorartworkofItaly'sbestgraphicnovelauthor.

作者简介

Gipibeganhiscomicsworkin1994:hisrevolutionaryworkischangingandchallengingtheperceptionofcomicsinItaly.Gipi'sTHEINNOCENTSwaspublishedintheUnitedStateslastyeartocriticalacclaim,andhisNOTESFORAWARSTORYwonthe2006prizeforBestBookatAngouleme,theinternationalcomicsfestival.

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