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Beyond Palomar

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ISBN-10: 1560978821

ISBN-13: 9781560978824

Edition: 2007

Authors: Gilbert Hernandez

List price: $18.99
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Two classic graphic novels in one affordable book! For the first half decade ofLove and Rockets, Gilbert Hernandez focused on fleshing out his small Central American hamlet of Palomar. But eventually this became too restrictive for the kinds of stories he wanted to tell, and he created, in quick succession, two major standalone graphic novels.Beyond Palomarcollects these two groundbreaking works, together for the first time. "Poison River" is a dizzying period piece often hailed as one of Hernandez's masterpieces. It traces the pre-Palomar childhood of Luba, her teenage marriage to gangster Peter Rio, the secrets behind her mysterious mother, all the way up to her subsequent escape and…    
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Book details

List price: $18.99
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Fantagraphics Books
Publication date: 12/17/2007
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 288
Size: 8.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.342
Language: English

Gilbert Hernandez lives in Las Vegas, NV, with his wife and daughter. He is co-creator of the long-running, award-winning, and critically acclaimed series Love and Rockets. His books include Chance in Hell, The Troublemakers, Luba, Palomar, Speak of the Devil, Sloth, The High Soft Lisp, Love from the Shadows, Girl Crazy, Yeah!, and many books in the Love and Rockets series.