Sigh. Another three star review. Sometimes I wish I weren't so "balanced."
- the artwork. Charles Burns is, in my opinion, an incredible artist. Read more
Beginning this book is like falling through a trap door -- the world is hyper-detailed, vivid, fantastical, and emotional. I was enthralled. Read morePublished 4 months ago by morehumanthanhuman
Before the story even begins, Charles Burns invites comparisons to Kubrick's 2001 and Kafka's Metamorphosis with a page of black and red panels followed by a picture of our... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Sam Quixote
Doug, or Nit Nit as he’s artistically known, wakes up to find a hole in his wall, and a bizarre universe inside it. Read morePublished 7 months ago by P. M. Bradshaw
While I thoroughly enjoyed the artwork and the imagery that was used, the story and dialogue was quite dull. Read morePublished 20 months ago by OWU497
I wouldn't mind having the five minute's it took to read back. I would get "the portable frank" by jim woodring and skip this one.Published 23 months ago by Geoff
X'ed out is really one of the best works of modern art ever created. But don't come in if you're looking for a graphic novel of considerable length with a heavy emphasis on story. Read morePublished on May 17, 2013 by Mlvanlancker