Ginseng Roots comic books issue 4
Story, Art and Cover by Craig Thompson. Craig unearths the geological origins of the Ginseng-friendly Wisconsin soil, gets a grimy, back-breaking, and lucrative job of rock picking, and develops an alarming rocky lump. The issue also touches on rural gentrification, and how various varieties of Ginseng are recognized and utilized. A stunningly drawn rich tapestry of personal experience, family history, and Wisconsin's place in the global Ginseng trade. 6 inch by 9 inch, 32 pages, full color. Cover price $6.00.