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"The Veil" from Marjane Satrapi's Persepolis

…thumbnails to view full page scans from The Complete Persepolis: Buy the book Amazon Barnes & Noble Borders IndieBound RandomHouse.com…

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Chicken with Plums contending at Venice Film Festival

…ily, and life and death. Marjane Satrapi was born in Rasht, Iran, and is the author of several children’s books, Embroideries, and the internationally best-selling and award-winning comic book autobiography in two parts, Persepolis and Persepolis 2. In 2007, her animated film Persepolis won the Cannes Jury Prize. In 2008, the film Persepolis was nominated for an Academy Award. She is also worked as director for this film. Here’s hoping Chicken wit…

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Enter Our MoCCA Festival 2012 Giveaway!

…For your chance to bring home a copy of Unterzakhn, MetaMaus, The Complete Persepolis, Mister Wonderful, BodyWorld, Asterios Polyp, and Habibi, just sign up for the Pantheon and Schocken newsletters. Form and rules below. This sweepstakes is now closed. Official Sweepstakes Rules & Regulations MOCCA FEST 2012 SWEEPSTAKES Sponsored by Pantheon Books and Schocken Books A division of Random House, Inc. (“Random House”) I. HOW TO ENTER NO PURCHASE NEC…

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Our Favorite Middle Eastern Authors

…followed for generations. Read an Excerpt | Buy the book Marjane Satrapi | Persepolis Marjane Satrapi was born in 1969 in Rasht, Iran. She grew up in Tehran, where she studied at the Lycée Français de Vienne in Vienna before going to Strasbourg to study illustration. Persepolis is Marjane Satrapi’s graphic memoir of growing up in Iran during the Islamic Revolution. In powerful black-and-white comic strip images, Satrapi tells the story of her life…

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The Times of London's Best Books of the Decade

…The Times of London just announced their Best Books of the Decade with Pantheon titles in abundance: Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi coming in at #2, The Accidental by Ali Smith at #29, and Jimmy Corrigan by Chris Ware at #79….

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Best Comic Books of the '00s

…The A.V. Club has named its top 25 comic books of the millenium’s first decade, with four Pantheon titles represented: The Acme Novelty Library, by Chris Ware; Asterios Polyp, by David Mazzucchelli; Black Hole, by Charles Burns; and Persepolis, by Marjane Satrapi….

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International Read Comics in Public Day

…Tomorrow (8/28) is “International Read Comics in Public Day,” and the NYC meeting place is at 1 pm, in front of the George Washington statue. For more information, go to http://readcomicsinpublic.com/meetup-5-new-york-city/. We hope that Pantheon graphic novels will be well represented, so be sure to bring along both our classics—The Complete Maus, The Complete Persepolis, Black Hole—and spanking new comics—Asterios Polyp, A.D. (in paperback!)….

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Pacific Northwest Booksellers Award 2012: Habibi and Ed King on Shortlist

…ook will reach far beyond comics fans. Habibi should take its place alongside groundbreaking classics such as Maus and Persepolis….

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Visit Pantheon Books at New York Comic-Con 2012

…, Unterzakhn, Metamaus, Habibi, The Complete Maus, Chicken with Plums, and Persepolis. Each Pantheon purchase will receive a Pantheon Graphic Novels tote bag (while supplies last). Also, this year we are proud to host authors from the Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group: Anne Rice and Chuck Palahniuk. Rice will be signing copies of The Wolf Gift at the Autograph Area at 3 p.m. on Friday, October 12th. Later that day don’t miss her panel in 1A10 at 5:…

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How Many of These Banned or Challenged Books Have You Read?

How Many of These Banned or Challenged Books Have You Read?

…) | Get the Reading Guide 20. Crazy: A Novel by Benjamin Lebert (2000) 21. Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi (2000) | Get the Reading Guide 22. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon (2003) | Get the Reading Guide 23. Fifty Shades of Grey by E.L. James (2011) | Get the Reading Guide 24. Habibi by Craig Thompson (2011) 25. Make Something Up by Chuck Palahniuk (2015) Browse more banned books on the American Library Association…

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