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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Turtleback Books
Publication date August 1, 2001
Binding Prebinding
Book category Juvenile Fiction
ISBN-13 9780613509183
ISBN-10 0613509188
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $18.40
Other format details juvenile
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1998 Ignatz Award Winner, Outstanding Graphic Novel: The inspiration for the feature film and one of the most acclaimed graphic novels ever.

Ghost World has become a cultural and generational touchstone, and continues to enthrall and inspire readers over a decade after its original release as a graphic novel. Originally serialized in the pages of the seminal comic book Eightball throughout the mid-1990s, this quasi-autobiographical story (the name of one of the protagonists is famously an anagram of the author's name) follows the adventures of two teenage girls, Enid and Becky, two best friends facing the prospect of growing up, and more importantly, apart. Daniel Clowes is one of the most respected cartoonists of his generation, and Ghost World is his magnum opus. Adapted into a major motion picture directed by Terry Zwigoff (director of the acclaimed documentary Crumb), which was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay. This graphic novel is a must for any self-respecting comics fan's library. Two-color comics throughout

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Hardcover
Book cover for 9781560972808
 
from Fantagraphics Books (December 1, 1997)
9781560972808 | details & prices | 7.25 × 10.75 × 0.50 in. | 0.90 lbs | List price $24.95
Paperback
Book cover for 9781560972990 Book cover for 9781560974277 Book cover for 9788478333783
 
Italian edition edition from LA Cupula Ediciones (December 30, 2004); titled "Mundo fantasmal/ Ghost World"
9788478333783 | details & prices | 82 pages | 6.50 × 9.50 × 0.25 in. | 0.34 lbs | List price $12.57
This edition also contains Ghost World
4th edition from Fantagraphics Books (May 1, 2001)
9781560974277 | details & prices | 80 pages | 6.75 × 10.25 × 0.50 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $14.99
About: A collection of eight interconnected stories follows the friendship between two teenage girls, Enid and Rebecca.
from Fantagraphics Books (June 1, 1998)
9781560972990 | details & prices | 80 pages | 6.75 × 10.25 × 0.25 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $9.95
About: A collection of eight interconnected stories follows the friendship between two teenage girls, Enid and Rebecca
Prebinding
Book cover for 9780613509183 Book cover for 9781435242210
 
With Daniel Clowes | Reprint edition from Paw Prints (April 18, 2008)
9781435242210 | details & prices | 80 pages | 6.75 × 10.50 × 0.50 in. | 0.78 lbs | List price $20.95
This edition also contains Ghost World
The price comparison is for this edition
from Turtleback Books (August 1, 2001)
9780613509183 | details & prices | List price $18.40
About: 1998 Ignatz Award Winner, Outstanding Graphic Novel: The inspiration for the feature film and one of the most acclaimed graphic novels ever.

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