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, …
ABC #9 Idaville
by Emily Blair
Published by Booklyn Artist Alliance
36p, b&w, letterpress cover, 6"x9.25"
Strange intrigues run along meticulous attention to detail as Idaville's affairs unfold. Blair couples prose with rich scratchboard comics, giving the spatial effect that your eyes are darting around her word-crafted rooms with her characters. -EF