Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group

Emmanuel Guibert

Emmanuel Guibert

Emmanuel Guibert has written a great many graphic novels for readers young and old, among them the Sardine in Outer Space series and The Professor’s Daughter with Joann Sfar.In 1994, a chance encounter with an American World War II veteran named Alan Cope marked the beginning of a deep friendship and the birth of a great biographical epic.Another of Guibert's recent works is The Photographer. Showered with awards, translated around the world and soon to come from First Second books, it relates a Doctors Without Borders mission in 1980’s Afghanistan through the eyes of a great reporter, the late Didier Lefèvre.Guibert lives in Paris with his wife and daughter.

Emmanuel Guibert

Books by the Author

How the World Was
g rating

How the World Was

Emmanuel Guibert; Illustrated by Emmanuel Guibert; Translation by Kathryn M. Pulver
First Second
First Second

In 1994, French cartoonist Emmanuel Guibert befriended an American veteran named Alan Cope and began creating his new friend's graphic biography. Alan's War was the surprising and moving result:...

Available in:

Physical Book
Buy
The Photographer
g rating

The Photographer

Emmanuel Guibert, Didier Lefèvre and Frédéric Lemercier
First Second
First Second

A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

In 1986, Afghanistan was torn apart by a war with the Soviet Union. This graphic novel/photo-journal is a record of one reporter's arduous and dangerous journey...

Available in:

Physical Book
Buy
Alan's War
g rating

Alan's War

Emmanuel Guibert, illustrated by the author
First Second
First Second

"When I was eighteen, Uncle Sam told me he'd like me to put on a uniform and go off to fight a guy by the name of Adolf. So I did."

When Alan Cope joined the army and went off to fight in World...

Available in:

Physical Book
Buy
Sardine In Outer Space 6
g rating

Sardine In Outer Space 6

Sardine in Outer Space

by Emmanuel Guibert; Illustrated by Joann Sfar
First Second
First Second

Adventures Ahoy!

Even cleaning up is an adventure when Sardine comes to town! Roaming through the galaxy with her space-faring friends, Sardine's always up for vexing vile villainy and thwarting...

Available in:

Physical Book
Buy
Sardine in Outer Space 5
g rating

Sardine in Outer Space 5

Sardine in Outer Space

Emmanuel Guibert; Illustrated by Joann Sfar
First Second
First Second

"It's never too late to pick up this series." - Booklist

She's a girl.

She's a space-pirate.

She's Sardine – and she's back!

With four Sardine books now published...

Available in:

Physical Book
Buy
Sardine in Outer Space 4

Sardine in Outer Space 4

Sardine in Outer Space

Emmanuel Guibert, illustrated by Joann Sfar
First Second
First Second

Sardine is back, and she's got a whole host of new problems to face even before the spaceship Huckleberry can get off the ground! In the fourth volume of this exciting series, Sardine must tackle,...

Available in:

Physical Book
Buy
Sardine in Outer Space 3

Sardine in Outer Space 3

Sardine in Outer Space

Emmanuel Guibert, illustrated by Joann Sfar
First Second
First Second

The youngest and spunkiest girl in outer space is back and ready to play!

Supermuscleman and Doc Krok are at it again, and it's not just the galaxy they're out to ruin—it's Sardine and Little...

Available in:

Physical Book
Buy
Sardine in Outer Space 2

Sardine in Outer Space 2

Sardine in Outer Space

Emmanuel Guibert, illustrated by Joann Sfar
First Second
First Second

The red-headed space heroine is back! This time, the evil Supermuscleman has developed a device for controlling children—a brainwashing machine! It's up to Sardine, Little Louie, and Captain Yellow...

Available in:

Physical Book
Buy
Sardine in Outer Space

Sardine in Outer Space

Sardine in Outer Space

Emmanuel Guibert, illustrated by Joann Sfar
First Second
First Second

In the goofy space adventures of a little girl called Sardine, encounters aren't always friendly: weird creatures, cosmic squids, masters of the universe, talking clouds, and evil beings abound....

Available in:

Physical Book
Buy

VIEW MORE WORKS BY THIS AUTHOR

Community

TheHistoryReader.com

    MORE BLOG POSTS →

    Latest on Facebook

    LATEST ON TWITTER