The Country Nurse
Top Shelf Productions, 2008 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 127 pages
The Country Nurse & Other Rural Legends, Myths, and Half-Truths follows a day in the life of Anne Morgan, the peculiar farming communities traveling nurse. As Anne checks in on her favorite patients we are introduced to such rural legends as the boy called Jimmy-Elelphant-Ears, and the Essex Farmer's Boxing Club! The story delves deeper into Essex County's mythology and finally reveals how all three volumes stitch together, quilting a portrait of how loss and regret push and pull at the fabric of family in small town life. The Country Nurse is the final volume in the critically acclaimed Essex County trilogy of graphic novels set in a fictionalized version of Lemire's hometown in Ontario, Canada.
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Review: Essex County Vol. 3: The Country Nurse (Essex County #3)User Review - Amy - Goodreads
Not terrible, but the weakest of the trilogy for me - the other two had some genuine emotion for me, but this one fell a little flat. Still good storytelling, still compelling, but I enjoyed the other two far more than this one. Read full review
Review: Essex County Vol. 3: The Country Nurse (Essex County #3)User Review - Larry - Goodreads
While Volume 3 of the Essex County series stands more solidly on its own than the first volume, I still disappoints. Some resolutions are only hinted at and others are pushed into the reader's face. A ... Read full review