Dream Life: A Late Coming of Age

8 years in the making, the first book is here. 161 pages of rich visual narrative in a detailed, vivid, B+W Neorealist style. Murder in BC leads to an inuksuk in Ontario. Charlie's childhood friend is about to die. Hitchhiking in BC PJ's luck runs out. Lionel is in crisis, time for love? Leslie is a therapist and part time drug dealer. It's just occurring to her that she hates her job. Dan's six year old daughter thinks he needs to grow up. She may have a point. Life is connections and causes you never see coming. The story of five friends confronted with failed dreams and fantasy lives. Learning to deal with traumas to their minds, bodies, and ideals. 'I couldn't put this down. Seriously. It's a keeper. Salgood Sam has one of the most interesting, unique voices in comics today.' - Mark Waid Author Biography Max Douglas (born 1970). Since approximately 1996, he's drawn under the pen name Salgood Sam, derived from a reverse spelling of his name. He lives and works in Montreal, with three cats and his partner and teaches art part time.

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