Optic Nerve #14 by Adrian Tomine (D&Q) $6.95 - Optic Nerve 14 brings Adrian Tomine’s multifaceted, expressive cartooning to a new peak with two stories and a bonus autobiographical strip. “Killing and Dying” is about a father’s struggles to be supportive: it centers on parenthood, …
Kus #8 Comics Anthology
112p, color, 6"x8"
The theme to this issue of Kus is "Allotment Gardens" and the collection of pretty plots that ensues has been tended to nicely. Ingrida Pikukane's hypervivid Russian Silence Haiku, Agnieszka Piksa's pared down graphix and Ines Estrada's lush watercolored pages shine especially bright, a million little gnomes abound and with 19 other stunning international contributors, best believe this is ripe for the picking. -EF