Why are you doing this?

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Fantagraphics Books, May 18, 2005 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 48 pages
38 Reviews
Imagine a long-forgotten, never-produced Alfred Hitchcock "wrong man"thriller screenplay discovered, adapted and filmed by a modernminimalist like Jim Jarmusch and you'll have some idea of the uniqueflavor of Jason's latest graphic novel. The protagonist, a moodytwenty-something wallowing in depression after a breakup with hislong-time girlfriend, finds himself drawn into a paranoid's worstnightmare after his best friend is murdered and the blame is pinned onhim. With the help of a single mother who spontaneously throws in herlot with him (not to mention her precocious daughter), he sets out toclear his name. Soon new relationships are forged, dark secrets fromthe past are revealed, and the real killer comes back into thepicture...with a vengeance.

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Amazing storytelling. - Goodreads
This is a very interesting writer/illustrator. - Goodreads
Simple storytelling, but deep. - Goodreads

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User Review  - David Schaafsma - Goodreads

Amazing storytelling. Scary, suspenseful. Hitchcock, yes, with bizarre Jason elements thrown in. This guy is like the Coen Bros and Hitchcock in that in that he is interested in all sorts of ... Read full review

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User Review  - Christian Caldwell - Goodreads

Super dark. Simple storytelling, but deep. Read full review

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