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Have You Seen the Horizon Lately?

3.92 of 5 stars 3.92  ·  rating details  ·  12 ratings  ·  4 reviews
World-famous author Percival Mendelssohn and his wife Iris were the toast of literary society until her shocking suicide exposed the emptiness behind the couple's idyllic public image. Convinced that there was no love left in the modern world, Percival decided he would abandon it, disappearing from the face of the Earth and leaving stunned fans to forever wonder what happe...more
Paperback, 259 pages
Published August 21st 2007 by Oni Press
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Sep 09, 2007 Geoff rated it 5 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Emotional Thinkers
After reading Jamie Rich's The Everlasting, I had expected the follow up (billed as the third chapter in a thematic trilogy) to be another extremely enjoyable light indie-unrequited-love-story. While the book does indeed deal with unrequited love it's anything but another light indie love story. Have You Seen The Horizon Lately? is a deeply philosophical and gut wrenchingly emotional book dealing with loss, the search for self and how we try to connect or disconnect with the people and world aro...more
Jennifer de Guzman
Necessary disclaimer: The author is a pal, and I'm the first name in the acknowledgments.

Julia Jimenez, one of the protagonists (it's pretty well divided between her and the recluse author Percival Mendelssohn) is a pretty cool chickie, the kind I'd like to hang out with. She has the same curse/blessing of obsession I do, too. I would, however, warn her against her sweeping generalization of literature graduate students based on her acquaintance of all of one ("Those who can, do; those who can't...more
The third book in JSR's romance trilogy, A good read that makes you sympathetic to the two main characters, one a young colledge girl trying to live her dreams the other a writer futily trying to escape the real world by emersing himself in his nightmares.
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Rich is an author of both prose (Cut My Hair, I Was Someone Dead, and The Everlasting) and comics (the two-volume series Love the Way You Love; the Spell Checkers series). His third full-length novel, Have You Seen the Horizon Lately?, was released by Oni Press in the summer of 2007. He regularly collaborates with artist Joelle Jones, including the Oni graphic novels 12 Reasons Why I Love Her and...more
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