Sometimes, this can get too much with panels causing one to rotate the page 360 degrees just to read the text.
The result is a cast of well-drawn characters, a good (and faithful, for the most part, to the truth) story, intriguing artwork, a fine script, and a bang-up mystery.
Bendis uses some great narrative and visual effects in this story, including skewed page layouts and story panels that shuffle hither and yon.
Love this book! Growing up in Cleveland this case always fascinated me, and this is a great interpretation of the case! Read morePublished 2 days ago by jonathan
I'm not a big graphic novel fan but I like this one a lot and I do hope they can make a movie out of itPublished 3 months ago by Bob K.
i liked how the creator made a historical investigation around which he based his work. IM glad to have experienced it.Published 6 months ago by thomas chaplin hart 111
The subject matter of Torso is brutal, dark, and interesting. It's a great graphic novel and I'm amazed it was written in 1999 as it feels very modern. It's a great read. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Mark
This chilling, noir-inflected true American crime tale concerning Cleveland's so-called "Torso Murders" (because that's usually what was found) is presented here in gritty art... Read morePublished 22 months ago by Sydney Squidney
I'll preface this by saying that my husband has a pretty deep interest (obsession) in the lives of serial killers; Needless to say he has quite a collection of books. Read morePublished on December 7, 2012 by Aly P.
Excellent crime procedural with fantastic artwork and crisp dialogue, although it feels too short for my taste. I wanted to keep reading well after the last page. Read morePublished on November 6, 2012 by Cesar Barron
Reason for Reading: I was posting my review for "Green River Killer" on one of my book sites and this was recommended for me. I immediately knew I had to read it. Read morePublished on April 1, 2012 by Nicola Mansfield
This pulled me in, all the way. I enjoyed reading this as much as any graphic novel or book that I can remember. Read morePublished on January 24, 2012 by Scott McFarland