The renowned graphic-book author Joyce Brabner's Second Avenue Caper is the true story of a tight-knit group of artists and activists living in New York City in the early 1980s who found themselves on the front lines in the fight against AIDS. Struggling to understand the disease and how they …
Special Friend #1
by Patrick Kyle
Published by Mother Books
48p, b&w, 8.5"x12"
Yahahaha! P.Kyle's Special Friend strips are fantastic. A trail of on-point Bushmillerian funny doing swell tricks with an odd couple premiss - Durgie, an amorphus positivity cloud pals around with Babylon, a Jim Drain-y looking grumpy elf head on a lumpy stump. Hijinx that are poised and bizarre withutt losing their cool. -EF