"Awesomely executed story by Courtney Taylor-Taylor. Great art — you must read it." — Gus Van Sant (Director: Milk, Drugstore Cowboy, Goodwill Hunting)
"A riveting dip into a bygone era. Smart, textured, and oozing with cool, this is a stellar movie just waiting to happen." — Dean DuBlois (Writer/director: Go Quiet, How To Train Your Dragon)
"Intelligent, thought provoking, and engaging, One Model Nation simply rocks." - Comic Book Bin
"Taylor-Taylor does a great job of keeping things direct and subtle without sacrificing any tension or humanity that arises in the story." - AICN
"Not since The Watchmen have I been so taken back by a novel’s illustration." - Shadowlocked
"An intriguing and humorous historical fiction." - WIRED.com
"Sometimes you come across a book that reflects both an influential story and understated artwork, and they change the way you look at things. One Model Nation did exactly that." - Nerd Locker
"An artist in his prime..." - Spandexless
"A brilliant tale of youth, music and the clash of dreams and goals in a turbulent era." - Fandom Post
"I highly recommend this book to fans of The Dandy Warhols, musicians, and people who love powerful sequential art. So basically I’m recommending it to everyone." - Cosmic Book News
"160 action-packed pages of a purely amazing story." - My Comic Network --This text refers to the Hardcover edition.
Courtney Taylor-Taylor is the lead-singer and songwriter of the hugely popular Portland, Oregon band The Dandy Warhols. The band has released six albums to date and have had huge critical and commercial successes on both sides of the Atlantic. One Model Nation is Taylor's first original graphic novel.
Jim Rugg is the co-writer and artist of the critically acclaimed Street Angel series. He has also contributed inks to DC/Vertigo’s American Virgin. --This text refers to the Hardcover edition.
I had zero connection to the material and the author couldn't bridge that gap.Published 2 months ago by Kurt Wimberger
If you are fan of Courtney Taylor Taylor buy it. I recommend it. His collaborators has done a great work also.Published on March 19, 2013 by Yngve Frøystad
I can't make heads or tails of this book. I'm having trouble telling the characters apart, and I mostly have no idea what's going on.Published on April 28, 2012 by jes5199