Author(s): Taiyo Matsumoto
A story of childhood longing and dreams as only Eisner Award winner Taiyo Matsumoto (Tekkonkinkreet) could tell it. What is Sunny? Sunny is a car. Sunny is a car you take on a drive with your mind. It takes you to the place of your dreams. Sunny is the story of beating the odds, in the ways that count. It s the brand-new masterwork from Eisner Award-winner Taiyo Matsumoto, one of Japan s most innovative and acclaimed manga artists. Translated by Tekkonkinkreet film director Michael Arias! The final installment of this poignant series focused on theyoung lives of a group of foster children closes the book on this chapter of their youth and opens the door to the endless promise of the future."
One of the most influential and innovative manga artists currently working in Japan, Taiyo Matsumoto is best known to English-reading audiences as the creator of GoGo Monster, Number Five, and Tekkonkinkreet, which was made into a critically acclaimed animated film of the same name. In 27, Matsumoto was awarded a Japan Media Arts Festival Award for Excellence, and in 28, he won the prestigious Eisner Award for the English publication of Tekkonkinkreet.