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R glam rocker to a drunk rocker to a speed freak punk He drifts in and out of relationships with friends both male and female Life zooms past him Hernandez's approach captures the numbness and raw undirected anger and passion of a young man who waits for life to happen to him not noticing all the while that it is happening Subtle and thought provoking Bumperhead is a fascinating rea Grabbed a copy of this at SDCC Another fantastic GN from Beto and a natural seuel of sorts to Marble Season I know he s been doing this for over thirty years now or so but he still seems Imagine Me out Beyond Temptation of relationships with friends both male and female Life zooms past him Hernandez's approach captures the numbness and raw undirected anger and passion Past Due Debt Collection of a young man who waits for life to happen to him not noticing all the while that it is happening Subtle and thought provoking Bumperhead is a fascinating rea Grabbed a copy Die Visioene Van Johanna Brandt of this at SDCC Another fantastic GN from Beto and a natural seuel The Neuropsychology of Self Discipline of sorts to Marble Season I know he s been doing this for Where I’m Calling From over thirty years now The Accidental Activist or so but he still seems

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A fascinatingly disjointed tale of drugs rock and roll and adolescence from a legendary cartoonistThe Love and Rockets author Gilbert Hernandez returns with Bumperhead a companion book to Marble Season Whereas Marble Season explored the exuberant and occasionally troubled existence of the wide eyed preteen Huey Bumperhead zeroes in on disaffected teenhood with its protagonist Bobby I may be too generous with this 4 star rating though Bumperhead IS certainly above average It may not be as arresting as Ghost World or My New York Diary each vignette may occupy a short

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Bumperhead follows Bobby a young slacker who narrates his life as it happens but offers very little reflection on the events that transpire He lives in the moment exclusively and is incapable of seeing the world outside of his experiences He comes of age in the 1970s making a rapid progression through that era's different subcultures and in a short period of time segues from a stone Bumperhead is a coming of age novel about a boy who measures each generation of his youth by the records he listens to and the girls he fixates on It was a Seventies thing and if you grew


About the Author: Gilbert Hernández

Jaime Hernández often write together under the name Los Bros HernandezGilbert Hernandez born in 1957 enjoyed a pleasant childhood in Oxnard California with four brothers and one sister In Gilbert’s words they were “born into a world with comic books in the house” His childhood enthusiasm for the medium was eualed only by his appetite for punk rockInitiated by older brother Mario and bankrolled by younger brother Ismael Gilbert created Love and Rockets #1 with his brother Jaime in 1981 Over 30 years later the series is regarded as a modern classic and the Hernandez brothers continue to create some of the most startling original and intelligent comic art ever seenFrom 1983 to 1996 Gilbert produced the now legendary Palomar saga collected in the graphic novels Heartbreak Soup and Human Diastrophism and considered to be one of the defining bodies of literature of its eraGilbert lives in Las Vegas NV with his wife Carol and daughter Natalia



10 thoughts on “Bumperhead

  1. says:

    I may be too generous with this 4 star rating though Bumperhead IS certainly above average It may not be as arresting as Gh

  2. says:

    This follows Marble Season which focused on the pre teen growing up period and it seems sort of exuberant it's about youth Bumperhead focuses on a teen growing up in the seventies a kind of slacker into punk pretty cynical but to me real but likable That's key seems to me if you are gonna like this; can you relate to or

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    I ask Lalo to refer to his sci fi toy about what my future holds same old misery or worse miseryBefore he can answer I change my uestion and ask where rock music is goingThe Ramones The Ramones will change rock music for the betterBobby is about out of mandatory experience and everyone he has known his whole life are going their ways Dad is drunk with him for now and nodding off Bobby has the old baby look as h

  4. says:

    Bumperhead is a coming of age novel about a boy who measures each generation of his youth by the records he listens to and the girls he fixates on It was a Seventies thing and if you grew up in the same generation as him I did then you'd understand I don't know if younger kids will get some of what's going on here but I h

  5. says:

    When I learned that Gilbert Hernandez had a new book out BUMPERHEAD and that it was about teenagers and I had just finished the fantastic MARBLE SEASON about pre adolescents which I gave to my 10 year old son to read I thought this was a seuel and told my son as much He was very excited as was I for MARBLE SEASON he says

  6. says:

    The first thought that came to mind when I closed this graphic novel So what This is a meandering coming of age story about a young boy who is bullied and abandoned by his parents in various ways There is a log of the girls he crushes on the music he loves and the main events of his life from young boy to older

  7. says:

    This is one I have to go back and reread ASAP I can't help but think I'm missing something here as I'm not as take

  8. says:

    Grabbed a copy of this at SDCC Another fantastic GN from Beto and a natural seuel of sorts to Marble Season I know he's been doing this for over thirty years now or so but he still seems to be getting better and better somehow

  9. says:

    This coming of age story captures how uickly relationships can evolve when adolescents try to define who they are

  10. says:

    I'll have to reread this before I can review it All I know at this point is that it is totally awesome my favorite comic book published in 2014

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