"How the World Was is a companion graphic biography to Guibert's Alan's War." - VOYA
"This is a magical and important work of art." -Publisher's Weekly, starred review
Praise for Alan's War
"This epic graphic memoir spans oceans and generations, with a narrative as engrossing as the artistry that illustrates it." —Kirkus Reviews, starred review
"Guibert’s fluid, simple but assured linework captures the personalities of Cope and his friends, elevating the material to a far more affecting level." —Publisher's Weekly, starred review
About the Author
New York Times‑Bestselling author Emmanuel Guibert has written a great many graphic novels for readers young and old, among them the Sardine in Outer Space series, The Professor’s Daughter with Joann Sfar, the critically acclaimed WWII biography Alan's War, and the New York Times‑bestselling The Photographer with Didier Lefevre. His most recent graphic novel is a prequel to Alan's War, How the World Was. Guibert lives in Paris with his wife and daughter.