Thursday, November 08, 2018

ILLEGAL - New York Times review

Author Elizabeth Wein writing in the NY Times says:

The graphic novel format, and Rigano’s inspired illustrations, drive and enhance Colfer and Donkin’s written dialogue. The complete package is a highly accessible introduction to the plight of all refugees.

Read the full review by clicking HERE


Tuesday, November 06, 2018

ILLEGAL - Red Dot Book Award 2019


Moreover, ILLEGAL is shortlisted for the Red Dot Book Award 2019,
an annual event organised by The International School Libraries Network (ISLN) in Singapore.

More news by clicking HERE

#older_reddot


Wednesday, October 24, 2018

ILLEGAL - Society of Illustrators - The Original Art Annual Exhibition

I'm among the featured artists selected  for the Original Art 2018 Exhibition at the Society of Illustrators in Manhattan, NY with one page of ILLEGAL - written by Eoin Colfer & Andrew Donkin, art by Giovanni Rigano, US edition Sourcebooks.

Learn more about the exhibition by clicking HERE

About ILLEGAL:

"Illegal powerfully visualizes the current struggles being faced by refugees and emigrants...through stunning, intimate visuals" - Entertainment Weekly

"Action-filled and engaging but considerate of both topic and audience, Ebo's story effectively paints a picture of a child refugee's struggle in a world crisscrossed by hostile borders." - Kirkus, STARRED review

Get your copy by clicking HERE



Sunday, September 23, 2018

ILLEGAL - Andrew Donkin & Giovanni Rigano at New York Times Live Art


A few days ago Andrew Donkin and me met Maria Russo from the New York Times for a Live Art session and spoke of ILLEGAL, our graphic novel written with the international children's books author Eoin Colfer and published in US by Sourcebooks. 
The full video HERE

Friday, August 24, 2018

CREEPY PAST #04 & DYLAN DOG Color Fest #26 - in edicola da Agosto


L'edizione estiva del Dylan Dog Color Fest #26 a tema Creepy Past e il quarto numero di Creepy Past sono disponibili in edicola o nello shop online Bonelli.
Creepy Past è stato candidato al Premio Boscarato 2018 nelle categorie Miglior Colorista (Alessandra Dottori) e Miglior Fumetto per Ragazzi.


ILLEGAL - US tour events

Here are the dates for the US promotional tour of ILLEGAL, with a detour at the Hay Festival Querétaro, Mexico from Sept 7th to 9th. 

Friday, July 13, 2018

CREEPY PAST #03 - da oggi in edicola


Il terzo episodio di CREEPY PAST  - la nuova serie teen horror targata Bonelli, e creata da Bruno Enna, Giovanni Di Gregorio e Giovanni Rigano - è da oggi in edicola.
Per chi se li fosse persi, potete acquistare gli arretrati - più lo speciale numero 0 - direttamente dallo shop online della pagina Bonelli, cliccando QUI.

Thursday, May 10, 2018

CREEPY PAST - out now


CREEPY PAST esce oggi in edicola e fumetteria, e questa prima stagione vi accompagnerà per i prossimi mesi sino ad autunno inoltrato. 
Questi gli artisti che hanno contribuito, con passione e impegno, a dar vita a questo progetto: Federico Nardo, Alberto Zanon, Angela VianelloRob Di Salvo, Alessandra Dottori, Dario CalabriaMatteo VattaniAlessia NoceraFrancesca Fremo Piscitelli.
E' un team magnifico, e sono grato a ognuno di loro per il bellissimo lavoro svolto.

Oggi, dalle 18.00, sarò al Bonelli Point powered by Sato presso il Mondadori Store di Via Marghera - Milano - per firmare copie e fare due chiacchiere. Ci si vede lì o altrove, all'improvviso.

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

ILLEGAL - Best Summer Reads 2018 - Publishers Weekly


ILLEGAL has been selected as a best summer read 
by PUBLISHERS WEEKLY in the young adult category.

Click HERE to find out all the other great books in the list.

Monday, March 12, 2018

CBI - Book of the Year Awards 2018


ILLEGAL - Eoin Colfer/Andrew/Giovanni Rigano, Hodder Publishing - 
is shortlisted for the CBI Book of the Year Awards 2018 among other fantastic books.
Check them out HERE.

Monday, March 05, 2018

CREEPY PAST


©  2018 Sergio Bonelli Editore / Bruno Enna / Giovanni Di Gregorio / Giovanni Rigano

CREEPY PAST
in edicola e fumetteria dal 10 Maggio

Saturday, January 27, 2018

Saturday, January 06, 2018

ILLEGAL - mostra COMO 13 Gen 4 Feb


L’associazione Artificio Como ospiterà la mostra sul romanzo grafico ILLEGAL – edito in Italia per Libri Mondadori con il titolo CLANDESTINO – presso il Chiostrino S. Eufemia (Piazzolo Terragni 4 – Como) dal 13 Gennaio al 4 Febbraio. Per l’inaugurazione di sabato 13 Gennaio, alle ore 17.00, è previsto un incontro con gli autori Eoin Colfer, Andrew Donkin e Giovanni Rigano. Modera Davide Barzi.
Per maggiori informazioni:

Saturday, December 02, 2017

ILLEGAL - Best Books of the Year 2017


ILLEGAL is among the Best Children's Books of 2017 according with the Guardian:
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2017/dec/02/the-best-childrens-books-2017

by Eoin Colfer - Andrew Donkin - Giovanni Rigano
Hodder Books

#NoOneIsIllegal 

Thursday, November 02, 2017

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

ILLEGAL - video trailer


ILLEGAL
written by Eoin Colfer & Andrew Donkin
art by Giovanni Rigano

Hodder Books (UK) - Illegal - buy it HERE
Hachette (FRANCE) - Migrant - buy it HERE
Alianza Editorial (SPAIN) - Ilegal - buy it HERE
Mondadori (ITALY) - Clandestino - buy it HERE
(GREECE)


#NoOneIsIllegal #graphicnovel

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

No One Is ILLEGAL


Written by EOIN COLFER & ANDREW DONKIN
Art by GIOVANNI RIGANO

ILLEGAL is now available in the following Countries:
UK - Hodder Books
FRANCE - Hachette Comics (title MIGRANT)
ITALY - Mondadori (title CLANDESTINO)
SPAIN - Alianza (title ILEGAL)
GREECE


Sunday, September 17, 2017

GIORGIO CAVAZZANO


Illustration dedicated to Giorgio Cavazzano for the 50th anniversary of his career in the world of comics.

Saturday, December 17, 2016

SCOOP MAG ISSUE 03


In this issue "FRAMED - How to survive a zombie apocalypse" 
by Andrew Donkin & Giovanni Rigano

SCOOP MAG website HERE

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

SCOOP

SCOOP is a newborn english Mag for YA readers.
In the upcoming first issue you will find many contributors among world famous writers and artists as Neil Gaiman and Herbie Brennan, and myself teamed up with Andrew Donkin.

Visit SCOOP website by clicking HERE
http://www.scoopthemag.co.uk/

DOODLING

After ERNESTO, character by Davide Barzi & Oskar