Craig Thompson


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in Traverse City, Michigan, The United States
September 21, 1975

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Craig Ringwalt Thompson (b. September 21, 1975 in Traverse City, Michigan) is a graphic novelist best known for his 2003 work Blankets. Thompson has received four Harvey Awards, two Eisner Awards, and two Ignatz Awards. In 2007, his cover design for the Menomena album Friend and Foe received a Grammy nomination for Best Recording Package.

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Published on January 05, 2019 10:00
Average rating: 4.05 · 191,157 ratings · 15,179 reviews · 69 distinct worksSimilar authors
Blankets

4.04 avg rating — 103,149 ratings — published 2003 — 46 editions
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Habibi

4.03 avg rating — 37,493 ratings — published 2011 — 29 editions
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Good-Bye, Chunky Rice

3.79 avg rating — 7,877 ratings — published 1999 — 18 editions
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Carnet de Voyage

3.76 avg rating — 4,791 ratings — published 2002 — 13 editions
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Space Dumplins

3.83 avg rating — 2,755 ratings — published 2015 — 20 editions
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Ginseng Roots #1

4.32 avg rating — 76 ratings — published 2019 — 2 editions
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Dark Horse Deluxe Journal: ...

3.55 avg rating — 47 ratings — published 2003
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Ginseng Roots #2

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Ginseng Roots #3

4.28 avg rating — 29 ratings
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Kissypoo Garden: The Shorte...

3.19 avg rating — 64 ratings — published 2000 — 2 editions
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“How satisfying it is to leave a mark on a blank surface. To make a map of my movement - no matter how temporary.”
Craig Thompson, Blankets

“You have so many layers, that you can peel away a few, and everyone's so shocked or impressed that you're baring your soul, while to you it's nothing, because you know you've twenty more layers to go.”
Craig Thompson, Carnet de Voyage

“Maybe I'm sad about wanting you. I'm not too comfortable with wanting someone.”
Craig Thompson, Blankets

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