Craig Thompson is a cartoonist and the author of the award-winning books Blankets, Carnet de Voyage, Good-bye Chunky Rice, and Habibi. Thompson was born in Michigan in 1975, and grew up in a rural farming community in central Wisconsin. His graphic novel Blankets won numerous industry awards and has been published in nearly twenty languages around the world. Thompson lives in Portland, Oregon.
ALA / YALSA
Popular Paperback for Young Adults for Blankets (Hardcover)
Best Graphic Album for Blankets (Hardcover)
Best Cartoonist (Writer/Artist) for Blankets (Hardcover)
Best Cartoonist for Blankets (Hardcover)
Best Artist for Blankets (Hardcover)
Best Graphic Album of Original Work for Blankets (Hardcover)
Outstanding Artist for Blankets (Hardcover)
Outstanding Graphic Novel for Blankets (Hardcover)
January 4, 2021
Blankets is an autobiographical account of Craig Thompson’s life. The coming-of-age story is widely renowned, receivi...
December 9, 2020
Like Fantagraphics, Drawn & Quarterly tends to specialize in more sophisticated comics for people who are not tradit...
November 8, 2020
10. Blankets An autobiographical novel written and drawn by Craig Thompson, it is a coming of age story that details hi...
December 13, 2018
We’re so proud of all of the lovely books we published in 2018, and what makes us even more proud is…
October 31, 2018
2018 has been an exciting year for books! This year we had the pleasure of publishing 27 of ‘em, 11 books…
April 24, 2018
Well, lookie here. It’s new book day at DQHQ. And we could not be more thrilled to introduce to you the…