Ordinary Victories, Volume 1
This is the story of Marc, a photographer who's tired, of a very patient chick he meets, of banal horrors and of his pain-in-the-neck cat. It's the story of his art thrown against heavy anxiety attacks; of a really cute woman in his small town who seems to take to him against all odds; of the old neighbour, a peaceful likeable fellah until you get to know his disturbing role in the war... Movingly real and deeply perceptive, this graphic novel was the recipient of the top award in Angouleme, France's largest comics event.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - dawsong - LibraryThing
Larcenet, Manu Ordinary Victories Graphic Novel In this action and adventure tale, our hero tries to find his calling in life while tending to a budding romance. We watch and listen as he processes ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - emitnick - LibraryThing
This is considered a "grown-up" graphic novel in my library system, but I think YAs would love it. There's no rampant sex, and only the most light-hearted consumption of large amounts of marijuana, so ... Read full review