A Guest in the House OGN
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A Guest in the House OGN

Writer: Emily Carroll Artist: Emily Carroll Publisher: First Second Release Date: August 16, 2023 Cover Price: $27.99 Critic Reviews: 1 User Reviews: 1
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Lonely, isolated Abby has just married a widowed dentist who recently arrived in town with his daughter and begins to go through the motions of becoming a wife and mother. But the more she learns about his first wife, the more things don't add up-did she really just pass away or is something more sinister afoot? As Abby delves deeper, the first wife's memory seems to become a force all its own, ensnaring Abby in a mystery that leaves her obsessed, fascinated, and desperately in love for the first time in her life-all leading up to an explosive, tragic conclusion. Emily's masterful balance of black and white, surreal colors, rich textures, and more

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    AIPT - Keigen Rea Aug 16, 2023

    A Guest in the House isn't just one of the best comics this year; it's one I'll be thinking about long after 2023. It's the kind of comic that's thankfully becoming less rare, but is still refreshing, especially amidst the male-dominated world of direct market comics. It certainly makes for a wonderful addition to the "women's wrongs section of my collection. Read Full Review

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    Kreniigh Jan 31, 2024

    This was amazing. Reading it felt like watching a really good suspenseful movie thanks to expert pacing and layouts, and some really creepy images (which are effectively subtle, until they're not). There's a page not far from the end that actually made me gasp. Highly recommended.

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