Box Office Poison

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Top Shelf Productions, 2001 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 602 pages
123 Reviews
This epic story of Sherman, Dorothy, Ed, Stephen, Jane, and Mr. Flavor is not to be missed. Alex Robinson's completely natural and inspiring knack for dialogue has made his story of dreary jobs, comic books, love, sex, messy apartments, girlfriends (and the lack thereof), undisclosed pasts, and crusty old professionals one of the most delightful and whimsical graphic novels to hit the stands in years.

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Concise drawing with many passages of exciting layout. - Goodreads
I just had problems with the pacing. - Goodreads
I was a bit disappointed with the ending, though. - Goodreads
amazing character development and dialogue! - Goodreads

Review: Box Office Poison (Box Office Poison #1)

User Review  - Licha - Goodreads

The dreaded 3 star rating. I always hate giving a three star because it always looks like a book was just average. Sometimes it is the case, but what about when you really enjoy a book, it's just not ... Read full review

Review: Box Office Poison (Box Office Poison #1)

User Review  - Jeff - Goodreads

I can't dispute criticisms of this book's unoriginality, but i was not at all put off by the characters (even when they were shallow cliches or stereotypes) and i didn't mind that the various plot ... Read full review

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About the author (2001)

Alex Robinson's books include "Box Office Poison", "Tricked", "Alex Robinson's Lower Regions", and "Too Cool to Be Forgotten". He lives in New York City with his wife and their pets, Krimpet and Wrigley.

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