Salmon Doubts

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Alternative Comics, Jul 30, 2004 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 128 pages
12 Reviews
Beautifully illustrated and deeply imaginative, the cast of conversing fish in Salmon Doubts philosophize about the meaning of life as they make their ultimate journey upstream to spawn. With lushly-rendered artwork, uproarious humor, intricately imagined settings, and striking, inventive page layouts, Adam Sacks envelops readers with his genius. The characters in Salmon Doubts fall outside the conventions of the "funny animal" or "anthropomorphic" comics genres - they look like animals, and do not wear little waistcoats or drive little automobiles. But saddled with the full weight of consciousness and speech, they testify just as much to the Human Condition as to Natural Selection.

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User Review  - Victoria - Goodreads

I was hooked in the first couple pages, when shortly after hatch, two young salmon make friends and then salmon Henry is disappointed as his new friend swims off to meet other people. On the surface ... Read full review

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User Review  - Helen - Goodreads

Simple, moving, beautiful allegory with gorgeous drawings. Read full review


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