Review: W obcej skórze

W obcej skórzeW obcej skórze by Anna Andruchowicz
My rating: 3 of 5 stars

This is a weird and wonderful original Polish graphic novel, which title loosely translates to “In a foreign skin”. It’s an eerie, silent story of a wolf in a forest populated with a combination of traditional animals and what looks like huge fantasy creatures.

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Review: Vandrande stjärnor del 2

Vandrande stjärnor del 2Vandrande stjärnor del 2 by Lars Krantz
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

Lars Krantz is likely THE most different and artistically interesting Swedish comics artist working right now. This second and final part of his epic Vandrande stjärnor (Wandering stars) is incredibly beautiful with its well-composed images, pages and spreads with black and white flowing back and forth, crawlingly frightening in a way that gives you an empty feeling on your stomach after reading it, and intellectually challenging with visual cues high and low – from today’s popular culture to the Bible, and everything in between.

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