The winner of this years award was the trade (collected edition for anybody not up to date on their terminology) for Saga Volume 1, the seminal sci-fi series by writer Brian K. Vaughn (Y: The Last Man, Runaways) and artist Fiona Staples (Northlanders, Done to Death). Saga is a romance story about two lovers on the opposite sides of a war who produce a child together and therefore must go on the run. It is currently 13 issues in so far.
Saga Vol. 1 collects issues one-six of the series, and is available in both hardcover and standard formats.