Character Sketches Trauma and Joy SC (2007) comic books
1st printing. Before Justin Randall started working on 30 Days of Night, his first published comics work appeared here. Character Sketches 2007 includes "broken Monkey," an 8-page story written and illustrated by Randall, along with some of the best emerging comic talent from Australia, including award-winning illustrator Shaun Tan (The Arrival), Ledger-Award winning writer Christian Read (Witch King), Skye Ogden (Vowels), Chris Burns (Waldo's Hawaiian Holiday), and more! Fractured moments, lives as train wrecks, curiosities of the everyday, simple pleasures, reminders of death; vignettes of people captured in response to their own perceptions and experiences of trauma and joy. Softcover, B&W. Cover price $7.95.