Sloth

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DC Comics, Jul 6, 2006 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 128 pages
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Troubled teenager Miguel Serra becomes a walking urban legend after he wills himself into a coma and wakes up one year later virtually unchanged - except for his sloth-like pace. Discover how a haunted lemon orchard, a mysterious goatman and murder collide as Miguel, his girlfriend Lita and their friend Romeo take on the teenage wasteland of suburbia. Will it be love or rock-and-roll suicide? Find out in Sloth, a surrealistic romantic drama in the spirit of David Lynch that takes the art of sequential storytelling to new heights in its use of light and shadow.

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User Review  - questbird - LibraryThing

A strange story about bored teenagers in a quiet town. Three teens experience life more slowly after willing themselves into a coma for a year. Multiple disjointed personalities. Odd experiences in the lemon orchards. Read full review

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User Review  - wiremonkey - LibraryThing

Sloth is a hard book to describe. The first part tells the story of a teenage boy who has just woken up from a year-long, medically unexplainable coma. Together with his girlfriend and his best friend ... Read full review

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About the author (2006)

Gilbert Hernandez lives in Las Vegas, NV. He is co-creator of the long-running, award-winning, and critically-acclaimed series Love and Rockets. His books include Chance in Hell, The Troublemakers, Luba, Palomar, Speak of the Devil, Sloth, The High Soft Lisp, Love from the Shadows, Girl Crazy, Yeah! and many books in the Love and Rockets series.

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