Books by Blexbolex

VACATION by Blexbolex
Kirkus Star
by Blexbolex, illustrated by Blexbolex
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 6, 2018

"Magical work, as immersive as the author's Ballad (2013) or his larger-format picture albums. (Graphic fiction. 10-13)"
Storm clouds darken—both literally and figuratively—a young girl's solitary summer idyll when her grandpa welcomes a new houseguest. Read full book review >
BALLAD by Blexbolex
by Blexbolex, illustrated by Blexbolex
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 7, 2013

"The delicious temptation to take an active role in the surreal adventure by adding details or even whole subplots will be hard to resist. (Picture book. 6-9)"
Pictured in a long spate of silkscreen tableaux bound up in a small, bricklike volume, a bored child's daydream zigzags its way into an increasingly wild fantasy adventure. Read full book review >
PEOPLE by Blexbolex
Kirkus Star
by Blexbolex, illustrated by Blexbolex
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 13, 2011

"A memorable gallery of humanity (and its outliers). (Picture book. 6-9)"
In the wake of Seasons (2010), an equally beguiling barrage of simple images demonstrating this French illustrator's unusual technical command and sharp powers of observation. Read full book review >
SEASONS by Blexbolex
by Blexbolex, illustrated by Blexbolex
FICTION
Released: April 30, 2010

"Both a stylish debut (on this side of the Atlantic) and a distinctive showcase for this French comics illustrator. (Artist's album. 4 & up)"
Paging through this long series of full-page or full-spread serigraphic seasonal scenes and iconic images quickly becomes immersive. Read full book review >