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Chew, Vol. 1 by John Layman
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This story turned my stomach, I have to say. It's a detective story where the detective in questions can see inside the minds of things and people he ate so he knows how they die. It now reminds me of I Zombie, the TV show where she eats brains to find out about the victim.

I didn't think this was gross unless he was eating. He doesn't want to do it, but he basically becomes a cannibal. I would think he would get a horrible food poison from eating rotting meat, but hey, I guess not. They call him a cibopath- someone who can know everything that happened to the food they are eating which is why he is a vegetarian. He works with a partner who is an old pro at this.

I thought it was a decent mystery and a good story, but the business of eating was just gross. Still, it was a well done story and I want to read more of it. Its a different story idea.
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Reading Progress

November 22, 2017 – Shelved
November 22, 2017 – Shelved as: to-read
February 25, 2019 – Started Reading
March 3, 2019 – Shelved as: 2009
March 3, 2019 – Shelved as: award-will-eisner
March 3, 2019 – Shelved as: bage-young-adult
March 3, 2019 – Shelved as: comics-graphic-novel
March 3, 2019 – Shelved as: genre-fantasy
March 3, 2019 – Shelved as: genre-mystery
March 3, 2019 – Shelved as: i-image
March 3, 2019 – Shelved as: series
March 3, 2019 – Shelved as: series-unfinished
March 3, 2019 – Finished Reading

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Diane Good review, Calista


Calista Diane wrote: "Good review, Calista"

I appreciate you Diane. Happy Monday.


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