Between 1972 to 1983, Osamu Tezuka created the eight volume manga masterwork on Prince Siddhartha who became the Buddha.
March won of the National Book Award for Young People’s Literature in 2016. It has been compared to Art Spiegelman’s Maus because it shined “a light on the darkest corners of the history of the 20th Century.” It also won the Eisner Award for best Reality-Base Work.
Gail Simone created Clean Room to get under her readers’ skin. She succeeded. The Simone, Jon Davis-Hunt, Walter Geovani and Sanya Anwar series is a freaky mind-binding story blending horror, mystery, cults, demons, and science fiction.
Powers was created by Brian Michael Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming in 2000 for Image Comics. The comic series is a noir crime procedural superhero mashup. Bendis and Oeming create a surprisingly grounded story with strong characters and a distinctive and stunning art style.