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, …
Jelly and Toast #1 Thought Bubble a Collection of Strips
by Tim Miller
16p, b&w, 7"x8.5"
Miller's anthropomorphic breakfast buddies come to the table with a classic odd-couple dynamic: sad-sack bread vs. realist fried pastry. Like Charlie Brown hashing it out with Linus van Pelt, this duo turns disparaging inner dialogue into endearing schtick with remarkable ease.