This week’s action-packed comic is a romantic thriller with a noir edge. There are bullets, a bar fight, a breakup, and even an existential crisis—not bad for 12 panels! If you’ve never read Joe Lambert’s work, you’re in for a treat. Joe is an exceptionally talented cartoonist whose books include I Will Bite You and Annie Sullivan and the Trials of Helen Keller.
Previous 12 Panel Pitch features:
Lost and Found, a romantic comedy
Radiant, a historical drama
Spy Mice, an animated family adventure
Vampires vs. Zombies, the title says it all
Oh, Brother, My, Sister!, a romantic comedy about a very close family
Meek, robots anxiously await their maker in this sci-fi classic
Neko the Cat: a Japanese horror film with a lot of cats
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