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Review: The Acme Novelty Library #20 (The Acme Novelty Library #20)

User Review  - Sandeep - Goodreads

Absolutely spectacular!! The book looks beautiful, the illustrations are amazing and the story line is just so relatable... we all know a Jordan Lint... incurable asshole, self righteous and extremely confused. A great book and an absolute must read !! Read full review

Review: The Acme Novelty Library #20 (The Acme Novelty Library #20)

User Review  - Amber Padilla - Goodreads

I read part of this in a Best American Comics issue and have not read it in it's entireity until now. First off, the book itself is beautiful. Every detail is exquisite, like the fabric on the covers ... Read full review

Review: The Acme Novelty Library #20 (The Acme Novelty Library #20)

User Review  - Mark Schlatter - Goodreads

Hard to read, both because of Ware's obsessive typography and design and because of the emotional impact. We're basically following the story of one man, with each page outlining an episode or short ... Read full review

Review: The Acme Novelty Library #20 (The Acme Novelty Library #20)

User Review  - Erin - Goodreads

I may be the only person on Goodreads who disliked this graphic novel. I get that this was *supposed* to be a miserable story of a terrible person, but what I am meant to get out of reading it is lost ... Read full review

Review: The Acme Novelty Library #18 (The Acme Novelty Library #18)

User Review  - Liz Yerby - Goodreads

I don't always find Chris ware's layouts that intuitive, but these were imaginative enough I was okay taking some extra moments to follow them. The main character feels very real and the story is sad but relatable. Read full review

Review: The Acme Novelty Library (The Acme Novelty Library)

User Review  - Kim - Goodreads

Great short comics (and other works) collection. Read full review

Review: The Acme Novelty Library #19 (The Acme Novelty Library #19)

User Review  - Yongyoon - Goodreads

Depressingly real. I didn't enjoy everything about it. You'll have to read it yourself to see if it works for you. Read full review

Review: The Acme Novelty Library (The Acme Novelty Library)

User Review  - Kevin Axe - Goodreads

Around the beginning of the year, I was on a graphic novels kick, set off by a customer selling my bookstore several volumes of fairly rare books by Chris Ware, including several volumes of his Acme ... Read full review

Review: The Acme Novelty Library #18 (The Acme Novelty Library #18)

User Review  - Clay - Goodreads

I hesitated before rating this book and went to three stars first. It said, "You liked it." and that seemed so wrong. It was then that I understood why I didn't appreciate this very well written and ... Read full review

Review: The Acme Novelty Library (The Acme Novelty Library)

User Review  - Danny Fast - Goodreads

Fantastic. Amazing. Beautiful. Funny. Sad. Read full review

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