Monthly Archives: October 2018


Home After Dark: Grease Meets The Crucible in David Small’s Latest Graphic Novel

By Naomi Szeben, Book Critic A gripping graphic novel that sees middle-school anxiety, high school bullying and small town narrow-mindedness through the eyes of teenager Russell Pruitt, Home After Dark is set in mid-1950’s California, with details as vivid and illustrations as jagged yet clear; the artwork’s lines almost, but never quite become a caricature of the…