This wonderfully strange tale is both a down-to-earth evocation of growing up in 1980s England, and an otherworldly exploration of death, dreams, and other altered states of reality. It's something like a comics version of David Lynch and Wes Anderson collaborating on a movie.— From Jonathan's Picks
A haunting, mind-bending new graphic novel from LA Times Book Prize finalist Julian Hanshaw.
Remco knows he is special. He was chosen. God took a shine to him, after a bright light in a clear northern sky brought Remco to the incredible Cloud Hotel, a wondrous place that he never wants to leave. But Remco has outstayed his welcome... and it's time to check out.
LA Times Book Prize finalist Julian Hanshaw (Tim Ginger) returns with a new feast of visual imagination and emotional intensity that will haunt readers' dreams long after the book is closed.
About the Author
Julian Hanshaw won the Observer/Comica short story award in 2008 for "Sand Dunes and Sonic Booms." His graphic novel works include the Prix-Europa-winning The Art of Pho and I'm Never Coming Back. Julian also contributed to the multi-award-winning Hoax: Psychosis Blues. His most recent graphic novel, Tim Ginger, was shortlisted for the British Comic Award and the LA Times Book Prize. He lives on the south coast of the UK with his wife, Sarah, and spends too much time thinking about cricket.