Please Don't Step On My JNCO Jeans (Paperback)
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Eisner-nominee Van Sciver returns with a collection of hilarious and poignant short comics stories.
From 2017 to 2019, cartoonist Noah Van Sciver was creating short stories and illustrations for local magazines and alt-weeklies, in order to serve as what he calls a personal "survival mechanism." All of these comics are collected for the first time in Please Don’t Step On My JNCO Jeans. When do you know you're too old to trick-or-treat? What's the best way to effectively dispose of those teenage ode-filled journals? Where do cherished cereal box prizes go when you grow up? JNCO Jeans, mostly told through one-pagers, holds observations, reflections, and breakthroughs from one of the most prolific and inspirational cartoonists of his generation.
About the Author
Noah Van Sciver is an Ignatz award-winning cartoonist whose work has appeared in the Best American Comics series, the Fantagraphics anthology series NOW, and Mad magazine. His many graphic novels include The Hypo and The Complete Works of Fante Bukowski. He lives with his family in Columbia, SC.
Van Sciver has
established himself as a thoughtful cartoonist with a talent for exploring the
complexities of the human condition with a pointed sense of
— The AV Club
Van Sciver just continues to get better and better.
— The Quietus
[A] lighthearted grab bag that should appeal to Van Sciver's devoted fans.
— Publishers Weekly
An absolutely pleasant little book of goofs.
— The Stranger