The End of the F***ing World

$19.99

by Charles Forsman

Now a hit Netflix Original Series! Originally released to critical and public acclaim in 2013, Charles Forsman’s graphic novel debut follows James and Alyssa, two teenagers living a seemingly typical teen experience as they face the fear of coming adulthood.

Fantagraphics Books
ISBN: 9781606999837

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Description

Now a hit Netflix Original Series!

TEotFW follows James and Alyssa, two teenagers living a seemingly typical teen experience as they face the fear of coming adulthood. But quickly, this somewhat familiar teenage experience takes a more nihilistic turn as James’s character exhibits a rapidly forming sociopathy that threatens both of their futures. He harbors violent fantasies and begins to act on them, while Alyssa remains as willfully ignorant for as long as she can, blinded by young love.

Forsman’s story highlights the disdain, fear and existential search that many teenagers fear, but through a road trip drama that owes as much to Badlands as The Catcher in the Rye. His inviting, Charles Schulz-influenced style lends a deadpan quality that underscores the narrative’s tension.

Forsman is arguably the most acclaimed talent to come out of the Center for Cartoon Studies in White River Junction, VT. Forsman graduated in 2008 and is a two-time Ignatz Award-winner for his self-published minicomic, Snake OilThe End of the F***ing World is his first graphic novel, but certainly not his last.

176 page black and white hardcover
Fantagraphics Books, 2017

Diamond Code: MAY171599

Additional information

Weight16 oz
Dimensions10 × 7 × 0.5 in
by

Charles Forsman

ISBN

9781606999837