Craig Thompson’s Habibi is brilliant

Two evenings ago, hubby and I stopped by the comic book store to pick up the new #1 issues of DC comics from his newly added “box”. A surprise was waiting for me when I arrived. Craig Thompson’s Habibi is out! I couldn’t believe it. I read his last major release, Blankets many years ago. I’ve gotten some glimpse of Habibi from his blog off and on but I haven’t pay too much attention to it. Once I saw this ginormous novel with a beautiful cover design, I got to have it. $35 for a graphic novel might seem like a lot but this is a piece of art that is worth way more than that. Luckily, I was able to take advantage of a 10% discount through my hubby’s “box”. Woot!

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