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Saturn Apartments, Vol. 1 by Hisae Iwaoka
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Mar 29, 12

bookshelves: 2012, sequential-art, fiction
Read in March, 2012

A simple book, and one of contrasts. Thick, stocky figures with wide-set eyes are drawn by lithe, delicate linework; cramped internal scenes, bustling with small details, give way to vast, spartan exterior shots; and the innocence of childhood is placed against the twin specters of work and responsibility. There is nothing revolutionary in Saturn Apartments, but it remains a joy to read.
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