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Art Spiegelman

Art Spiegelman has been a staff artist and contributing editor at The New Yorker, as well as the cofounder/coeditor of RAW, the acclaimed magazine of avant-garde comics and graphics. In addition to Maus—which was awarded the Pulitzer Prize and twice nominated for the National Book Critics Circle Award—he is the author of Breakdowns and In the Shadow of No Towers. He lives in New York City with his wife, Françoise Mouly . . . and a cat.

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The New York Trilogy
Written by Paul Auster, Illustrated by Art Spiegelman, Introduction by Luc Sante
Penguin Classics | Trade Paperback | March 2006
$19.00/25.00(Canada) | 978-0-14-303983-9 (0-14-303983-0)

The series that made New York Times-bestselling author Paul Auster a renowned writer of metafiction and genre-rebelling detective fiction

The New York Review of Books has called Paul Auster's work “one of the most distinctive niches in contemporary literature.” Moving at the breathless pace of a thriller, these uniquely stylized detective novels...

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Written by Art Spiegelman
Pantheon | Hardcover | October 2008
$27.50/32.00(Canada) | 978-0-375-42395-6 (0-375-42395-8)

The creator of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Maus explores the comics form...and how it formed him!

This book opens with Portrait of the Artist as a Young %@&*!, creating vignettes of the people, events, and comics that shaped Art Spiegelman. It traces the artist's evolution from a MAD-comics obsessed boy in Rego Park... Read more

The Complete Maus
Written by Art Spiegelman
Pantheon | Hardcover | November 1996
$35.00/40.00(Canada) | 978-0-679-40641-9 (0-679-40641-7)

On the occasion of the twenty-fifth anniversary of its first publication, here is the definitive edition of the book acclaimed as “the most affecting and successful narrative ever done about the Holocaust” (Wall Street Journal) and “the first masterpiece in comic book history” (The New Yorker).

The Pulitzer Prize-winning Maus tells the... Read more

In the Shadow of No Towers
Written by Art Spiegelman
Pantheon | Hardcover | September 2004
$50.00/64.00(Canada) | 978-0-375-42307-9 (0-375-42307-9)

For Art Spiegelman, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Maus, the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 were both highly personal and intensely political. In the Shadow of No Towers, his first new book of comics since the groundbreaking Maus, is a masterful and moving account of the events and aftermath of... Read more

Maus I: A Survivor's Tale
Written by Art Spiegelman
Pantheon | Trade Paperback | August 1986
$15.95/17.95(Canada) | 978-0-394-74723-1 (0-394-74723-2)

A story of a Jewish survivor of Hitler's Europe and his son, a cartoonist who tries to come to terms with his father's story and history itself. Read more

Maus II: A Survivor's Tale
Written by Art Spiegelman
Pantheon | Trade Paperback | September 1992
$15.95/17.95(Canada) | 978-0-679-72977-8 (0-679-72977-1)


Acclaimed as a quiet triumph and a brutally moving work of art, the first volume of Art Spiegelman's Mausintroduced readers to Vladek Spieglman, a Jewish survivor of Hitler's Europe, and his son, a cartoonist trying to come to terms with his father, his father's terrifying story... Read more

Written by Art Spiegelman
Pantheon | Hardcover | October 2011
$35.00/40.00(Canada) | 978-0-375-42394-9 (0-375-42394-X)


Visually and emotionally rich, MetaMaus is as groundbreaking as the masterpiece whose creation it reveals.

In the pages of MetaMaus, Art Spiegelman re-enters the Pulitzer prize–winning Maus, the modern classic that has altered how we see literature, comics, and the Holocaust ever since it was first published twenty-five...

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The Wild Party
Written by Art Spiegelman
Pantheon | Trade Paperback | March 1999
$16.00/19.00(Canada) | 978-0-375-70643-1 (0-375-70643-7)

"Spiegelman's drawings are like demonic woodcuts: every angle, line, and curve jumps out at you. Stylishness and brutishness are in perfect accord."
-- The New York Times

Art Spiegelman's sinister and witty black-and-white drawings give charged new life to Joseph Moncure March's Wild Party, a lost classic from 1928. The inventive and varied... Read more