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, …
by James Jarvis
Published by Picturebox Inc
64p, hardcover, full color, 8.25"x11.5"
Jarvis plays it fast and loose with an airbrushed wordless nightmare fable drawn in an Edward Koren-drenched sketchscape. Reminds me a little of the Babar book where sick Babar has demonic fever dreams, colored with a Frank Santoro Cold Heat smudge halo effect. -EF