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  1. says:

    Revision of review 4917Powell worked for several years with young people with developmental disabilities something I also did for a shorter time He also ran a punk record label and performed in several bands and

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    It's almost cliche at this point to praise Nate Powell's Swallow Me Whole but it's not like there's any honest alternative The book is just too good for anything else Talented illustrator? Check Talented storyteller? Check Imaginative? Funny? Insightful? Worthwhile? All systems are go Powell's art reminds me of some delicate hybrid between Craig Thompson and David Lapham—and amusingly Swallow Me Whole is like some strange cross pollinati

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    I stumbled across this my first graphic novel the other night This book is about two siblings both suffering from

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    Damnit I just wrote a long ass review and the goddamn internet ate it up and shit it out in some unknowable aethe

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    This book is deep and difficult for me to write about as I'm not sure I got the whole thing I'll make an attempt at my impressions Two siblings both have psychological problems The girl Ruth is the main character and suffers from delusions paranoia schizophrenia and OCD while her brother seems to suffer on a lesser degree from delusions The

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    There seemed to be way too much happening in this graphic narrative So many threads knotted up in a tangled mess Some speech balloons were in the tiniest script— once I started skipping them I should have just packed it in This book is pro

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    I expected Swallow Me Whole to be a sweet melancholy story of adolescence I was unprepared for how disturbing and sad it is I was also disturbed to get partway into the book and realize that the awesomely cute character Powell had drawn in my signed copy was actually an anthropomorphic pillThere are a lot of pills in Swallow Me Whole The story centers around siblings Ruth and Perry who each have their hidden adolescent

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    I didn't like this book It was really confusing and hard to follow partially because the characters were not introduced in a clear way in the beginning and partially because the drawings were so muddled it was often hard to tell wh

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    I had such high hopes for a longer comic by

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    This is another work of Powell's I've had for awhile but I've just been lax in getting to it And shame on me for waiting a

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read ´ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ´ Nate Powell

Ch for a master pattern to make sense of one's unravelingIn his most ambitious book to date Nate Powell uietly explores the dark corners of adolescence not the clichd melodramatic outbursts of rebellion but the countless tiny moments of madness the vague relief of medication and mixed blessing of family ties As the story unfolds two stepsiblings hold toget. There seemed to be way too much happening in this graphic narrative So many threads knotted up in a tangled mess Some speech balloons were in the tiniest script once I started skipping them I should have just packed it in This book is probably well done but was just not for me and my struggling eyesight

summary Swallow Me Whole

Swallow Me Whole

In his Eisner Award winning breakthrough Nate Powell uietly explores the dark corners of adolescence the countless tiny moments of madness the vague relief of medication and mixed blessing of family ties Swallow Me Whole is a love story carried by rolling fog terminal illness hallucination apophenia insect armies secrets held unshakeable faith and the sear. I stumbled across this my first graphic novel the other night This book is about two siblings both suffering from mental illness hallucinations obsessive behaviour schizophrenia perhaps There is a touch of young love thrown in and a family struggling with these health issues and the normal pressures of family life not least of which involves a grandmother with a terminal illnessThe drawings were powerfully grim this book is dark I will need to re read and think about this story as I believe there is a lot in it than I have gleaned from my first read I did find this worthwhile as it has given me something to think about and the artwork as such presented a different world which was uite immersive 35 stars

read ´ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ´ Nate Powell

Her amidst schizophrenia obsessive compulsive disorder family breakdown animal telepathy misguided love and the tiniest hope that everything will someday make senseDeliberately paced delicately drawn and drenched in shadows Swallow Me Whole is a landmark achievement for Nate Powell and a suburban ghost story that will haunt readers long after its final pag. I had such high hopes for a longer comic by Nate Powell but this book really fell short of my expectations A lot of the story was hard to follow which may have been somewhat intentional since the story deals with schizophrenia but unfortunately that doesn t make it any less difficult to understand If he had done a better job moving between external narrator and character experience I would have had tolerance for some of the confusion For example I discovered that the main characters were step siblings a fairly basic fact of the story only when I read the back cover in hopes that it would shed some light on what was happening I also didn t find the story particularly interesting but it s hard to say how much of that had to do with the difficult to follow narrative style