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 …
Wicked Chicken Queen
by Sam Alden
Published by Retrofit
24p, b&w, 6.5"x10.5"
With thick rich ebony pencil drawings, Sam Alden tells the story of a people, their island, and their wicked chicken queen! The queen moves from being honored and reveared to being feared to being forgotten by its subjects. The island and its people shift and evolve to match its needs.
This comic is charming and magical, and is drawn in a expressive Dr. Seuss-meets-Lee Bonetcou style that will make you read it again and again and again.-NB