This moving, charming graphic novel about a dog and a robot shows us in poignant detail how powerful and fragile relationships are. After a Labor Day jaunt to the beach leaves the robot rusted, immobilized in the sand, the dog must return alone to the life they shared. But the memory of their friendship lingers, and as the seasons pass, the dog tries to fill the emotional void left by the loss of his closest friend, making and losing a series of friends, from a melting snowman to epicurean anteaters. But for the robot, lying rusting on the beach, the only relief from loneliness is in dreams.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - kottenbrookk - LibraryThing
This graphic novel uses its illustrations to tell a fantastical, but familiar story that will appeal to children and adults. The book begins with an anthropomorphised dog building a robot friend. They ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - BooksOn23rd - LibraryThing
This sentimental, surprising, and humorous graphic novel reminds us that we need to take care of our friends, and that sometimes due to unforeseen circumstances and changes in our lives, those friends may move on but will always be in our hearts. Read full review