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The Hospital Suite

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I’ve hesitated to write a review of John Porcellino’s The Hospital Suite because his work almost always leaves me at a loss for words. It’s not because it’s hugely dramatic or intricate or complex. Rather, it’s the opposite. Simple, understated,…

The Next Day

The Next Day compiles four true stories of attempted suicide. The graphic novella is set up as if the four survivors are sitting together on a lawn, telling their heart-breaking tales piece by piece. Right away, the book takes the…