Residence After Darkish by David Small
On this spare coming-of-age story set within the 1950s, 13-year-old Russell should accompany his disillusioned, distant father to California in his seek for work. As soon as there, Russell falls in with a bunch of wayward boys and, to flee his alcoholic dad, strikes in with a Chinese language couple, whom he finally betrays.
My Heroes Have All the time Been Junkies by Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips
After the dying of her druggie mom, Ellie develops romantic notions about rock stars and performers who shoot up and pop capsules. After she lands in rehab, she turns to crime to feed her habit, and gained’t hesitate to make use of violence.