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Head games : the graphic novel

Author: Craig McDonald; Kevin Singles; Les McClaine
Publisher: New York : First Second, 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"It's 1957, and aging novelist Hector Lassiter thought that his adventures were long behind him. But then he receives a treasure worth killing for: the skull of Mexican revolutionary Pancho Villa. With his partners in crime, brooding poet Bud Fiske and hard-as-nails beauty Alicia Vicente, Hector must make a mad dash across the American southwest. If the trio can survive long enough to sell the skull to the highest  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Comics (Graphic works)
Comic books, strips, etc
Named Person: Pancho Villa; Pancho Villa
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Craig McDonald; Kevin Singles; Les McClaine
ISBN: 9781596434141 1596434147
OCLC Number: 964334449
Notes: Based on the novel Head Games by Craig McDonald.
Includes an afterword by Craig McDonald.
Description: 160 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Part I: 1957 --
the Land of hope and dreams --
Part II: 1967 --
the land of dread and fear --
Part III: 1970 --
the wasteland.
Responsibility: Craig McDonald and Kevin Singles ; with Les McClaine.

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Aging crime novelist Hector Lassiter thought that his adventures were long behind him. But then he's delivered a treasure worth killing for: the skull of Mexican revolutionary Pancho Villa. With  Read more...

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