Books Blacksad by Juan Diaz Canales and Juanjo Guarnido Hardcover, 176 pages, Diamond Comic Distributors, List Price: $29.99 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleBlacksadAuthorJuan Diaz Canales and Juanjo Guarnido Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers Book Summary Presents three stories in which John Blacksad, private investigator, attempts to find the murderer of an old lover, investigate child abductors, and discover nuclear secrets in the 1950s Red Scare. Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy Fiction Comics & Graphic Novels Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about Blacksad Three Books... Badger, Bunny And Black-Cat Blues: 3 Tales Of Animal Noir June 9, 2013 Writer Jody Arlington picks three hot summer graphic-novel reads. The twist? They all star anthropomorphic animals: Doughty badger detective LeBrock, hard-boiled cat detective John Blacksad and resistance rabbit Hardin dodge assassins, steal secrets and track down the missing just like their human counterparts.