Skip to Main Content (Press Enter) Toggle side nav
Pittsburgh by Frank Santoro
Add to bookshelf
Add to Bookshelf

Pittsburgh

Best Seller
Pittsburgh by Frank Santoro
Hardcover $29.95
Sep 17, 2019 | ISBN 9781681374048

Buy from Other Retailers:

  • Sep 17, 2019 | ISBN 9781681374048

    Buy from Other Retailers:

*This title is not eligible for purchase to earn points nor for redemption with your code in the Reader Rewards program

Product Details

Praise

Shortlisted for the 2020 Cartoonist Studio Prize, presented by The Center for Cartoon Studies and Slate

“[A] lush, innovative and important monument to loss.” — Hilary Chute, The New York Times “Best Comics of 2019”

“Santoro’s stupendously assured style is made to seem sketchy, preliminary, transient. . . . Santoro’s pans around the industrial vistas and timeless rivers are majestic as well as melancholy. . . . There are stories yet to end, and futures of uncertainty ahead. But art like Pittsburgh makes the world worth staying in.” —Adam McGovern, HiLobrow

“Examining his mother and father’s broken relationship, Santoro (Pompeii) expands their story into a superb combination of family saga, coming-of-age memoir, and tribute to his hometown of Pittsburgh . . . He simultaneously pays tribute and bears witness in artful detail, creating an origin story sure to move many readers to reflect upon their own beginnings.” —Publishers Weekly, starred review

Looking for More Great Reads?
21 Books You’ve Been Meaning to Read
Get the latest updates from Frank Santoro
And go from well-read to best read with book recs, deals and more in your inbox every week.
And go from well-read to best read with book recs, deals and more in your inbox every week.
By clicking SIGN UP, I acknowledge that I have read and agree to Penguin Random House’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.
Dismiss
Thanks!
Something awesome is on its way.
Back to Top