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 Mats Jonsson
Published by Top Shelf
Ah, Top Shelf has started its Swedish Invasion with the release of some thick titles. Hey Princess has the sketchbook readability and autobiographical frankness of a Jeffery Brown comic, with an extra three helpings of emo drama and 5000% more black tshirts. It might be everything you ever wanted to know about sex in Sweden but were afraid to ask.
480pp, b&w, softcover