As per Inquirer Lifestyle, renowned comic artist Manuel Luis ‘Manix‘ Abrera has won Best Graphic Literature in the 38th National Book Awards for his 2018 comic compilation ‘Kikomachine Komix! XIV: Alaala ng Kinabukasan‘.
Published by Visprint Inc., ‘Kikomachine Komix! XIV: Alaala ng Kinabukasan‘ is Manix’s 14th collection that features his all-too-relatable brand of existential wit.
This will be Manix’s third National Book Award win, as he was given the nod in 2014 and 2015 for ‘14‘ and ‘News Hardcore! Hukbong Sandatahan ng Kahaggardan!‘, respectively.
The National Book Awards is an annual award-giving body recognizing PH’s best locally published writers of the previous year.
See the winners here.