Blankets by Craig Thompson

Blankets is a autobiographical graphic novel by Craig Thompson, published in 2003 by Top Shelf Productions. As a coming-of-age autobiography, the book tells the story of Thompson's childhood in an Evangelical Christian family, his first love, and his early adulthood. Thompson has said that the novel grew out of a simple idea: to describe what it feels like to sleep next to someone for the first time. Time magazine named Blankets as one of the Top Ten Graphic Novels of All Time.

The 917th greatest nonfiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 7th on Paste Magazine's Best Books of the Decade(2000-2009) (Paste Magazine)

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Name Binding Sales Rank Lowest New Lowest Used Published
Blankets Publisher: Top Shelf Productions; Later printing edition Paperback 2159568 $19.05 $14.52
Blankets Hardcover 12753062 $40.68 $40.00 2010
Blankets Paperback 39564 $25.95 $14.97 2003
Blankets Hardcover 4414332 $33.46 $25.00 2009
Blankets Hardcover 36375 $25.68 $15.75 2011