2010 Harvey Awards

BEST WRITER

Jason Aaron, “SCALPED“, Vertigo/DC Comics
Geoff Johns, “BLACKEST NIGHT“, DC Comics
Robert Kirkman, “THE WALKING DEAD“, Image Comics
Jeff Kinney, “DIARY OF A WIMPY KID #3: THE LAST STRAW“, Amulet Books
Mark Waid, “IRREDEEMABLE“, BOOM! Studios

BEST ARTIST

Robert Crumb, “BOOK OF GENESIS“, W.W. Norton
Guy Davis, “BPRD: BLACK GODDESS“, Dark Horse Comics
Brian Fies, “WHATEVER HAPPENED TO THE WORLD OF TOMORROW?”, Abrams ComicArts
David Petersen, “MOUSE GUARD : WINTER 1152“, Archaia Entertainment
Frank Quitely, “BATMAN AND ROBIN“, DC Comics
JH Williams III, “DETECTIVE COMICS“, DC Comics

BEST CARTOONIST

Darwyn Cooke, “RICHARD STARK’S PARKER: THE HUNTER“, IDW
Jeff Kinney, “DIARY OF A WIMPY KID #3: THE LAST STRAW“, Amulet Books
Roger Langridge, “THE MUPPET SHOW COMIC BOOK“, BOOM! Studios
David Mazzucchelli, “ASTERIOS POLYP“, Pantheon
Seth, “GEORGE SPROTT (1894-1975)”, Drawn and Quarterly

BEST LETTERER

Chris Eliopoulos, “FRANKLIN RICHARDS: SON OF A GENIUS” stories, Marvel Comics
Brian Fies, “WHATEVER HAPPENED TO THE WORLD OF TOMORROW?”, Abrams ComicArts
Thomas Mauer, “RAPTURE“, Dark Horse Comics
David Mazzucchelli, “ASTERIOS POLYP“, Pantheon
Richard Starkings, “ELEPHANTMEN“, Image Comics

BEST INKER

Oclair Albert, “BLACKEST NIGHT”, DC Comics
Steve Ellis, “HIGH MOON”, Zuda/DC Comics
Klaus Janson, “AMAZING SPIDER-MAN”, Marvel Comics
Jeff Kinney, “DIARY OF A WIMPY KID #3: THE LAST STRAW”, Amulet Books
Mark Morales, “THOR”, Marvel Comics

BEST COLORIST

Brian Fies, “WHATEVER HAPPENED TO THE WORLD OF TOMORROW?”, Abrams ComicArts
Steve Hamaker, “BONE: CROWN OF HORNS”, Graphix
Laura Martin, “THE ROCKETEER: THE COMPLETE ADVENTURES“, IDW
David Mazzucchelli, “ASTERIOS POLYP“, Pantheon
Dave Stewart, “BPRD: BLACK GODDESS“, Dark Horse Comics

BEST COVER ARTIST

Jenny Frison, “THE DREAMER“, IDW
Mike Mignola, “HELLBOY: THE BRIDE OF HELL“, Dark Horse Comics
Michael Avon Oeming, “MICE TEMPLAR: DESTINY, PART I“, Image Comics
Frank Quitely, “BATMAN AND ROBIN“, DC Comics
JH Williams III, “DETECTIVE COMICS“, DC Comics

BEST NEW TALENT

Kevin Cannon, “FAR ARDEN“, Top Shelf
Rob Guillory, “CHEW“, Image Comics
Reinhard Kleist,”JOHNNY CASH: I SEE A DARKNESS“, Abrams ComicArts
Nathan Schreiber, “ACT-I-VATE: POWER OUT“, http://act-i-vate.com
Matthew Weldon, “NEW BRIGHTON ARCHEOLOGICAL SOCIETY“, Image Comics

BEST NEW SERIES

BATMAN AND ROBIN“, DC Comics
CHEW“, Image Comics
IRREDEEMABLE“, BOOM! Studios
SWEET TOOTH”, Vertigo/DC Comics
UNWRITTEN“, Vertigo/DC Comics

BEST CONTINUING OR LIMITED SERIES

BEASTS OF BURDEN“, Dark Horse Comics
“DIARY OF A WIMPY KID“, Amulet Books
GANGES“, Fantagraphics Books
INVINCIBLE“, Image Comics
SCALPED“, Vertigo/DC Comics
THE WALKING DEAD“, Image Comics

BEST ORIGINAL GRAPHIC PUBLICATION FOR YOUNGER READERS

AMULET: THE STONEKEEPER’S CURSE“, Graphix
DIARY OF A WIMPY KID #3: THE LAST STRAW“, Amulet Books
GROWN-UPS ARE DUMB“, Hyperion Books
THE MUPPET SHOW COMIC BOOK“, BOOM! Studios
NEW BRIGHTON ARCHEOLOGICAL SOCIETY“, Image Comics
3-2-3 DETECTIVE AGENCY“, Amulet Books

BEST ANTHOLOGY

ACT-I-VATE PRIMER“, IDW
FLIGHT # 6“, Villard
POPGUN # 3“, Image Comics
STRANGE TALES“, Marvel Comics
WEDNESDAY COMICS“, DC Comics

BEST ORIGINAL GRAPHIC ALBUM

ASTERIOS POLYP“, by David Mazucchelli, Pantheon
BOOK OF GENESIS“, by Robert Crumb, W.W. Norton
GEORGE SPROTT (1894-1975)”, by Seth, Drawn and Quarterly
FOOTNOTES IN GAZA”, by Joe Sacco, Metropolitan Books
STITCHES“, by David Small, W.W. Norton
WHATEVER HAPPENED TO THE WORLD OF TOMORROW?”, by Brian Fies, Abrams ComicArts

BEST PREVIOUSLY PUBLISHED GRAPHIC ALBUM

A.D.: NEW ORLEANS AFTER THE DELUGE”, by Josh Neufeld, Pantheon
COLLECTED ESSEX COUNTY”, by Jeff Lemire, Top Shelf
GRAVESLINGER“, by Shannon Denton, Jeff Mariotte, John Cboins & Nima Sorat, IDW
MASTERPIECE COMICS“, by R. Sikoryak, Drawn and Quarterly
MICE TEMPLAR VOLUME 1“, by Bryan J.L. Glass and Michael Avon Oeming, Image Comics

BEST SYNDICATED STRIP OR PANEL

CUL-DE-SAC”, by Richard Thompson, Universal Press Syndicate
FOXTROT“, by Bill Amend, Universal Press Syndicate
GET FUZZY“, by Darby Conley, United Feature Syndicate
MUTTS“, by Patrick McDonnell, King Features Syndicate
PEARLS BEFORE SWINE“, by Stephan Pastis, United Feature Syndicate

BEST DOMESTIC REPRINT PROJECT

THE BEST OF SIMON AND KIRBY“, by Joe Simon and Jack Kirby; edited by Steve Saffel, Titan Books
HUMBUG“, conceived and edited by Harvey Kurtzman and created by Harvey Kurtzman, Jack Davis, Will Elder, Al Jaffee and Arnold Roth; edited by Gary Groth, Fantagraphics Books
RIP KIRBY“, by Alex Raymond; edited by Dean Mullaney, IDW
THE ROCKETEER: THE COMPLETE ADVENTURES”, by Dave Stevens; edited by Scott Dunbier, IDW
THE TOON TREASURY OF CLASSIC CHILDREN’S COMICS“, edited by Art Spiegelman and Francoise Mouly, Abrams ComicsArt

BEST AMERICAN EDITION OF FOREIGN MATERIAL

THE ART OF OSAMU TEZUKA: GOD OF MANGA“, by Helen McCarthy, Abrams ComicArts
MANGA KAMISHIBAI“, by Eric P. Nash, Abrams ComicArts
THE PHOTOGRAPHER”, by Emmanuel Guibert, Didier LeFevre and Frederic Lemercier, First Second
PLUTO: URASAWA X TEZUKA“, by Naoki Urasawa and Takashi Nagasaki, Viz Media
20TH CENTURY BOYS”, by Naoki Urasawa, Viz Media

BEST ONLINE COMICS WORK

HARK! A VAGRANT“, by Kate Beaton, http://harkavagrant.com
HIGH MOON“, by Steve Ellis, David Gallaher and Scott O. Brown, http://www.zudacomics.com/high-moon ,
POWER OUT“, by Nathan Schreiber, http://act-i-vate.com ,
PVP“, by Scott Kurtz, http://www.pvponline.com
“SIN TITULO“, by Cameron Stewart, http://www.sintitulocomic.com

SPECIAL AWARD FOR HUMOR IN COMICS

Evan Dorkin and Jill Thompson, “BEASTS OF BURDEN”, Dark Horse Books
Jeff Kinney, “DIARY OF A WIMPY KID #3: THE LAST STRAW“, Amulet Books
Roger Landridge, “THE MUPPET SHOW COMIC BOOK“, BOOM! Studios
Bryan Lee O’Malley, “SCOTT PILGRIM #5“, Oni Press
Andrew Pepoy, “THE ADVENTURES OF SIMONE & AJAX: A CHRISTMAS CAPER“, ComicMix

SPECIAL AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN PRESENTATION

ART OF HARVEY KURTZMAN: THE MAD GENIUS OF COMICS“, by Denis Kitchen and Paul Buhle, Abrams ComicArts
THE BRINKLEY GIRLS: THE BEST OF NELL BRINKLEY’S CARTOONS FROM 1913-1940“, edited by Trina Robbins, Fantagraphics Books
GEORGE SPROTT (1894-1975)”, by Seth, Drawn and Quarterly
THE ROCKETEER: THE COMPLETE ADVENTURES“, by Dave Stevens, edited by Scott Dunbier, IDW
SECRET IDENTITY: THE FETISH ART OF SUPERMAN’S CO-CREATOR JOE SHUSTER“, edited by Craig Yoe, Abrams ComicArts
WEDNESDAY COMICS“, edited by Mark Chiarello, DC Comics

BEST BIOGRAPHICAL, HISTORICAL OR JOURNALISTIC PRESENTATION

“ALTER-EGO“, edited by Roy Thomas, TwoMorrows
ART OF HARVEY KURTZMAN: THE MAD GENIUS OF COMICS“, by Denis Kitchen and Paul Buhle, Abrams ComicArts
THE BEST OF SIMON AND KIRBY“, by Joe Simon and Jack Kirby; edited by Steve Saffel, Titan Books
THE COMICS JOURNAL“, edited by Gary Groth, Michael Dean and Kristy Valenti, Fantagraphics Books
UNDERGROUND CLASSICS“, by James Danky and Denis Kitchen, Abrams ComicArts

BEST SINGLE ISSUE OR STORY

ALEC: THE YEARS HAVE PANTS”, by Eddie Campbell, Top Shelf
ASTERIOS POLYP“, by David Mazucchelli, Pantheon
GANGES #3“, by Kevin Huizenga, Fantagraphics Books
GEORGE SPROTT (1894-1975)”, by Seth, Drawn and Quarterly
JONAH HEX #50“, written by Jimmy Palmiotti and Justin Gray, artwork by Darwyn Cooke, DC Comics
RICHARD STARK’S PARKER: THE HUNTER“, by Darwyn Cooke, IDW
WHATEVER HAPPENED TO THE WORLD OF TOMORROW?”, by Brian Fies, Abrams ComicArts

Congratulations to all of the 2010 Harvey Award Nominees!