The Troublemakers

The Troublemakers

Graphic Novel - 2009 | 1st Fantagraphics Books ed.
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Low-life drug dealer Dewey Booth has $200,000 that even-lower-lifes want.Wes is a rock and roll loser that only wants to buy a club where nobody can tellhim he can't sing or perform. He's known Dewey for years, but that isn't enoughto get his dough. Wes needs help.
Nala is an über-stacked bombshell whose pleasure in life is to seduceand then humiliate men dumb enough to fall for her. For half the dough, sheagrees to help Wes get Dewey's ill-gotten goods. Things don't go so well when awily grifter from Wes's past shows up to complicate things.
Vincenze is another troublemaker who enjoys wrecking people's plans andwants the Dewey dough, too. In the end, deadly fires ignite, heads literallyroll, eyes are shot out and--all Wes wants to do is sing in a rock and rollclub.
The Troublemakers is Gilbert Hernandez's second, original graphicnovel for Fantagraphics, following 2007's Chance In Hell . Thishard-boiled, pulp graphic novel will delight longtime Hernandez fans as well asprovide a perfect introduction to newcomers to Hernandez's work.

Publisher: Seattle, WA : Fantagraphics Books, 2009.
Edition: 1st Fantagraphics Books ed.
ISBN: 9781560979227
Branch Call Number: FIC HERNAND
Characteristics: 120 p. : chiefly ill. ; 22 cm.


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