Nate Powell, Rep. John Lewis and co-author Andrew Aydin
The Eisner Awards
, given out an award ceremony on the last night of Comic-Con and often called the Oscars of the comic industry, announced their 2014 nominees this afternoon, and "March: Book One,"
the collaboration between North Little Rock native Nate Powell
, Congressman John Lewis
and co-writer Andrew Aydin
, earned nods in three categories: Best Publication for Teens, Best Reality-Based Work and Best Penciller / Inker. Powell previously won an Eisner for his book "Swallow Me Whole."
, Rep. Lewis and Aydin will be in town Sunday April 27, talking about the book at the Mosaic Templars Culture Center (1:30 p.m.) as part of the Arkansas Literary Festival