§ Ken Parille looks at Tim Hensley, whose Walter Gropius strips are worthy of growing attention.
§ PajCat compares the ADV and Yen versions of Yotsuba&!
§ Abhay looks at Crime Novels and reproduces this cover…so we are, too!
Swiercynski almost gets by on style: single-page illustrations, text messages, layout hijinks. Simple sentences; fast-pace; everything fast, fast, fast. He almost makes up for story with verve. The giddiness is likable. If it’s not quite a book, you know, it’s at least not the worst popcorn movie. Sometimes, being able to turn pages rapidly is enough for me. Sometimes, I’m on airplane.