Some short text pieces at the back of the book explain its origin and purpose, noting the narratives were taken from interviews with survivors of suicide attempts, but more importantly, it reveals The Next Day is much more than this graphic novella. It was also developed as "an interactive online experience" in partnership with the National Film Board of Canada. I haven't watched the online incarnation of the project, as I was more than satisfied with the strength of this comics component. It stands up incredibly well, as a cautionary tale, as a touching and heart-breaking examination of the dark side of everyday life and as a note of encouragement for those facing what they believe is the only choice left for them. Read Full Review
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