Advance Review: Waves

40744544★★★★☆

Waves is a brief and poignant story of the world-shattering loss of a child and a young couple’s life in the aftermath. Chabbet weaves their tale of recovery, based on her own experiences.

It’s hard to say that I enjoyed this story in the typical sense. My heart ached at every page during their journey of learning to cope with the reality of losing their son as I was touched by Carole Maurel’s gorgeous illustrations. My only qualm with Waves is that it left me wanting more.

 


Waves by Ingrid Chabbert, Carole Maurel (Illustrator)
Genre: LGBTQ+/Graphic novel
Length: 96 pages
Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Pub. Date: May 14, 2019
Source: Publisher via NetGalley
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