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2017 Eisner Award nominees include 'The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye' and 'Saga'

2017 Eisner Award nominees include 'The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye' and 'Saga'

Sonny Liew’s “The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye,” Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples’ “Saga” and Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips’ “Kill or Be Killed” are among the top nominees for the 2017 Eisner Awards.

Originally published in Singapore, “The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye” tells the story of Singaporean history and politics as depicted through the evolving art of fictional cartoonist Charlie Chan Hock Chye. The book earned nods in six categories, including writer-artist for Liew, new graphic album and U.S. edition of international material — Asia.

Fan-favorite series “Saga” and “Kill or Be Killed” received four nominations each, with the two titles going head to head in the...

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