The sci-fi epic Twelve Gems by Lane Milburn takes place somewhere in the outer cosmos, beyond reckoning or observation. The mysterious Dr. Z has enlisted three space heroes to search the galaxy for the fabled Twelve Gems of Power: the hulking alien-brawn Furz; the beautiful and deadly …
Published by Drawn and Quarterly
Huizenga has discovered a new portal into bleakness in The Wild Kingdom, an unforgiving nosedive into the cesspool of the American Shitscape as crafted by aggressive and unrelenting capitalism. His snarkiest book ever, by a long shot, it rapidly builds from suburbanized Glenn Ganges "moments" to a veritable poonami of the modern media monstrososphere. And now we're selling it on the internet, entering into a complicated cycle of engaging in exactly what this book rails against. Dang, somebody get Philip K. Dick on the phone. -EF
108p, color throughout, 6"x8"