An illustrated narrative set in a Film Noir style cleverly incorporates an alphabet book for adults. Blexbolex's protagonists, Leon and Bernard Blanchett, two French gangsters, are hiding from an international arrest warrant in a mysterious jungle in central Africa after a bank heist goes horribly wrong.
Our private eye protagonist is framed for a heinous crime. On the wrong side of the law he runs for his life amid a conspiracy that will set off a war to ravage the land. Printed in three spot colors, a style that Blexbolex has become so famous for.
Author of the 2010 New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book Seasons (Enchanted Lion Books), Blexbolex's No Man's Land satirizes the mind's ability to seduce itself—mercilessly hurtling its hero around an implausible dreamland designed to mask the processes of mortality. Blexbolex's first full-length graphic novel is as beautiful as it is disturbing.
On the dawn horizon, a pine tree all too briefly uproots itself. It dances . . . and nobody sees. The low drone of the car's engine is heard and ignored from sleepy bedroom windows for miles around. Learn More