Optic Nerve #9
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating

Optic Nerve #9 (Optic Nerve #9)

4.14 of 5 stars 4.14  ·  rating details  ·  168 ratings  ·  3 reviews

This remarkably illustrated collection of postcards features the best of Tomine's distinctive, critically acclaimed Optic Nerve comic book series, as well as selections from his work for magazines such as The New Yorker, album covers, and more. Share these 30 different postcards or keep them all to yourself.

Paperback
Published by Drawn & Quarterly
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 234)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Sandra
My review of #9 covers #10 and #11 as well, for some reason I couldn't find them using search. The last three in the Optic Nerve series together form the single story of Ben and Miko, a Japanese-American couple living in Berkeley and who split up for a time after Miko gets an internship and moves to NYC. I give it a 4 for verisimilitude -- the characters are emotionally spot-on and bear frightening resemblance to people I knew in Berkeley. I also give it a 4 for personal reasons, because it's al...more
Nayeli
I'm hating this Ben character, probably because he reminds me of my own outbursts of negativeness, but I'm proooobably not as superficial. In any case, I probably felt this issue was better because even though it ends in a cliffhanger... I knew there'd be a second part, phew. Also the coffee cup left behind in the airport parking lot part.
Kevin English
I read this one.
Azreen
Azreen marked it as to-read
Jul 25, 2014
Jerry Ghazali
Jerry Ghazali marked it as to-read
Jul 18, 2014
Mehrab
Mehrab marked it as to-read
Jun 21, 2014
Mii
Mii marked it as to-read
Jun 16, 2014
Billy Candelaria
Billy Candelaria marked it as to-read
Jun 04, 2014
Ari Adzmin
Ari Adzmin marked it as to-read
Jun 02, 2014
Geniene Hourigan-culp
Geniene Hourigan-culp marked it as to-read
Apr 26, 2014
Ran
Ran added it
Apr 15, 2014
Megan
Megan added it
Mar 05, 2014
Semi
Semi marked it as to-read
Feb 28, 2014
Ceciliablythe
Ceciliablythe marked it as to-read
Feb 23, 2014
Mao Alducente
Mao Alducente marked it as to-read
Feb 23, 2014
« previous 1 3 4 5 6 7 8 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
43554
a popular contemporary cartoonist, is best known for his ongoing comic book series Optic Nerve and his illustrations in The New Yorker.
More about Adrian Tomine...
Shortcomings Summer Blonde Sleepwalk and Other Stories 32 Stories: The Complete Optic Nerve Mini-Comics Optic Nerve #1

Share This Book

No trivia or quizzes yet. Add some now »