Black Hole

Black Hole

by Charles Burns.

Amazon

Graphic novel with an Invasion of the Body Snatchers plot set in 70s suburban Seattle. Its teens are obsessed with cliques, drugs and sex, and there is a creeping sickness attacking them. Eerily told, starkly rendered, and filled with paranoia and Freudian symbolism, the novel details a frightening dreamscape of human monsters battling their internal demons.

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Posted on June 26, 2006, in Books. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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