Journey Book Review

Journey (Aaron Becker's Wordless Trilogy) (Hardcover)
by Aaron Becker

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Review:

This book got rave reviews but I wasn’t wowed as much as I expected. The art is certainly lovely and imaginative, but it didn’t resonate with me on the same level as, for example, the similar messages found in Calvin & Hobbes strips such as this favorite:

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My rating: (3 / 5)

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In You’ve Got Mail, Joe Fox describes the film The Godfather as “the I-Ching,” the “sum of all wisdom.” That’s approximately how I feel about Calvin & Hobbes. It was my favorite strip as a child and I saved my birthday money to buy every new collection when it came out. Today, most of them are battered and falling apart after being read over and over by myself, my siblings, my children, my nieces and nephews, and other relatives and friends for 20 years. I’ve been dreaming of this collectors’ edition of the complete strip for years.

My rating: (5 / 5)

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