By Vera Brosgol. Published by First Second.
Softcover, 224 pages, Monotone Color, 2011.
- Eisner Award Winner
- Harvey Award Winner
- Cybils Award Winner
Vera Brosgol's first graphic novel, published in June, 2011 by First Second Books. It's a young adult story about a teenage girl who finds a ghost at the bottom of a well.
"A natural companion to Gene Luen Yang's Printz Award winner, American Born Chinese (2006), and the contrast between everyday high-school concerns and supernatural horror add even further, broad appeal." - Booklist starred review
“Deliciously creepy. . . . a book sure to haunt its reader long after the last past is turned—exquisitely eerie.” - Kirkus starred review
“Delightful. . . . a beautifully rendered portrait of a zaftig young lass struggling to rid herself of her origins when everyone else wants to define her by them.” - L.A. Times
"Anya's Ghost is a masterpiece, of YA literature and of comics." -Neil Gaiman