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, …
Curio Cabinet TPB
Published by Secret Acres
This book thrashes pretty hard. Brodowski's Curio Cabinet comics have always read like they were pulled straight out of some demented stoner's Black Sabbath Trapper Keeper. They capture a vaguely Wal-Mart-flavor of American sadness, a dirty-matress-by-the-tracks-horror-film landscape, and a heavy-metal-urban-legend-busted-VCR sense of absurdity.
138p, b&w with color cover, 6.5"x8.5"