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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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - ElizaJane - LibraryThing
Wow. Extremely simplistic yet incredibly philosophical. Starts with a fish hatching from the egg and ends with the same fish dying after spawning. This is the story of the friendship of Henry and ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - taylorh - LibraryThing
I'm buying a copy for my sister also I immediately fell in love with the flowing swimming liquid art, and large graphic stamp style drawings. I wanted more at the end. More swimming adventures. More questioning. More damnit more! Read full review