Maus : a survivor's tale
(Book, Graphic Novel)

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New York : Pantheon Books, 1986-.
Edition
First edition.
Physical Desc
volumes : illustrations ; 24 cm

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Haltom City Public Library - Graphic NovelGraphic NovelGRAPHIC SPIEGELMAN V.1On Shelf
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Published
New York : Pantheon Books, 1986-.
Format
Book, Graphic Novel
Edition
First edition.
Language
English
Accelerated Reader
UG
Level 3.2, 3 Points

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Description
The Pulitzer Prize-winning Maus tells the story of Vladek Spiegelman, a Jewish survivor of Hitler's Europe, and his son, a cartoonist coming to terms with his father's story. Maus approaches the unspeakable through the diminutive. Its form, the cartoon (the Nazis are cats, the Jews mice), shocks us out of any lingering sense of familiarity and succeeds in "drawing us closer to the bleak heart of the Holocaust" (The New York Times). Maus is a haunting tale within a tale. Vladek's harrowing story of survival is woven into the author's account of his tortured relationship with his aging father. Against the backdrop of guilt brought by survival, they stage a normal life of small arguments and unhappy visits. This astonishing retelling of our century's grisliest news is a story of survival, not only of Vladek but of the children who survive even the survivors. Maus studies the bloody pawprints of history and tracks its meaning for all of us.
Target Audience
Rated: Age: 12-19 Grade: 7-12.
Target Audience
NP,Lexile
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader,UG,3.2,3.0,70909
Awards
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Spiegelman, A. (1986). Maus: a survivor's tale (First edition.). Pantheon Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Spiegelman, Art. 1986. Maus: A Survivor's Tale. New York: Pantheon Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Spiegelman, Art. Maus: A Survivor's Tale New York: Pantheon Books, 1986.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Spiegelman, Art. Maus: A Survivor's Tale First edition., Pantheon Books, 1986.

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