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Notables 2010: Ezra Claytan Daniels

A Circuit Closed is a very well-told, very satisfying story in only 10 pages—not an easy feat. Scratchy pen work and aged-looking coloring, along with the unique Q-and-A method of introducing the scenario (both Q and A written by the main character?) gives the comic an atmosphere of melancholy and isolation. Daniels almost lost me when the main character’s desperate journey to find meaning seems to end with a dog (gag), but the last page holds a wonderful twist. more