I always find it curious when people draw distinctions between kids comics and kids picture books, basically you’re telling stories with pictures in both instances, and the art can’t be separated from the words.
Webcomics have already eclipsed newspaper comics creatively, because of all the restraints put on newspaper comics.
Tove Jansson responded to the world with a freshness and originality that have hardly ever been matched in the field of children’s books, and she could convey all the excitement of wonder as well as the reassurance of comfort and familial love – and in her final Moomin books, such as Moominvalley in November, evoke…
The best comics are always going to be made by eccentric outsiders – people who feel that their work is absolutely necessary to them.
No graphic novels for me, it’s too much work, I’m too lazy, and quite honestly, I’d rather play hockey.