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Author: Gilbert Hernandez; Jared K Fletcher
Publisher: New York : Vertigo, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Graphic Novel. From the award-winning co-creator of legendary underground comic "Love & Rockets" comes "Sloth", a surrealistic romantic drama set against a background of haunted lemon orchards, teenage love affairs, and darkness on the edge of town. When troubled teenager Miguel Serra decides to induce himself into a coma, he awakens one year later a shadow of his former self. Revered as an urban legend, and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Teenagers
Comic books, strips, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hernandez, Gilbert.
Sloth.
New York : Vertigo, c2006
(OCoLC)645689138
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gilbert Hernandez; Jared K Fletcher
ISBN: 9781401203689 140120368X 9781401203665 1401203663 1845763734 9781845763732
OCLC Number: 70862727
Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : ill. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: by Gilbert Hernandez ; lettering by Jared K. Fletcher.

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Troubled teenager Miguel Torres has had it with life. The only alternative he sees is to willfully slip into a coma. But one year later, Miguel becomes a walking urban legend after he wakes up  Read more...

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"* "Hernandez is a master of facial expression and body language... an extraordinary, eccentric and very literary cartoonist." - Publishers Weekly * "The graphic equivalent to the fabulism of Gabriel Read more...

 
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