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, …
Half Asleep vol 2
40p, b&w, 8"x9.5"
More questions than answers in this issue, as 12-year old Ivy continues her secret plant experiments around campus, and her mother (also her professor) continues to push her toward excellence. What is Ivy's plant research all about? Who is the man with the rabbit mask in her dreams? Why is she lying to her mother about her dreams? And where is Ivy's father? -NB