From Tom Manning, the critically acclaimed writer and illustrator of Runoff and Bering Strait, comes Eric, a graphic novel of epic proportions. Eric is a story of Americana and the troubles it hides beneath its pop and artifice. The titular character was a celebrated musician in the ’60s and ’70s psychedelic pop scene who has since fallen from grace and grapples with his irrelevance. Following a live TV debacle while promoting his greatest hits album, Eric plunges into a terrifying conspiracy spanning multiple realities that takes both himself and the reader on an unpredictable journey into America’s underbelly.
Interior pages were printed black & white, and features a lot of density and contrasts – making for a very striking reading experience.