Heartbreak soup: a love and rockets book

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Fantagraphics, Mar 7, 2007 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 287 pages
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The legendary Love & Rockets comic book series returns to bookshelves in a comprehensive series of new paperbacks.Celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2007, Love and Rockets will finally be released in its most accessible form yet: as a series of compact, thick, affordable, mass-market volumes that present the whole story in perfect chronological order. This volume will collect the first half of Gilbert Hernandez's acclaimed magical-realist tales of "Palomar," the small Central American town, beginning with the groundbreaking "Sopa de Gran Pena" (which introduces most of his main cast of characters as children, plus the imposing newcomer Luba), and continuing on through such modern-day classics as "Ecce Homo," "Act of Contrition," "Duck Feet," and the great love story "For the Love of Carmen."

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Heartbreak Soup is a series of tales about the people who live in a small town in Mexico. It's touching and sweet and human through most of it. They are tales of love and loss and growing up. They are ... Read full review

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Rob Clough's review of the work is well written. http://highlowcomics.blogspot.ca/2012... Read full review


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