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, …
Mini Kus #21 Jungle Night
Published by kus
24p, color, 4"x5.75"
A sweetly told comic of a teen girl reaching a fork in the road of socializing, facing the desire to slip away, sneak off and hide out. Reads so honestly, and with Gasiorowska's rich, saturated watercolor drawings, it feels like a storybook for adults. -EF