Good-bye, Chunky Rice

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Top Shelf Productions, 1999 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 128 pages
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This stunning book-length debut is a quiet picture novella of a small turtle, Chunky Rice, leaving his home and his mouse friend, Dandel. A Dr. Seussian cast of colorful characters and lush cartoon-y brushwork shape this into a charming, profound tale of loneliness, loss, and undying friendship.

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I found this book rather confusing to follow but excellent nonetheless. Every character, from Chunky Rice himself to the people he meets in his travels, are all loveable and memorable. The book is in ... Read full review

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Incredibly poignant...I love Thompson's artwork and how he uses such cute characters in a story with such complex themes. Read full review


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About the author (1999)

Craig Thompson was made in Michigan in 1975, but risen up in Wisconsin and he drawed this very here book after departin' for Portland, Oregon, in 1997 and missing likewise his chums and girl-buddies.
He's mostest beknown for his best-sold graphical novel book "Blankets" -- to be winning also three Harvey Awards and two Ignatz Awards. Translationized into thirteen -- count 'em -- languages, lands like Morocco and Switzerland and Phoenix, but he's plopped hisself settled-like in Portland. For the being-time.

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