Ghost of Hoppers (A Love & Rockets Book)
Jaime HernandezISBN: 1560977000;
Maggie returns in Hernandez's first book since the smash hit Locas . Ghost of Hoppers collects for the first time the new adventures of Maggie Chascarrillo, as serialized in the Love & Rockets comic book, and represents Jaime Hernandez's much-anticipated follow-up to his critically acclaimed 2004 magnum opus Locas , which Entertainment Weekly gave an 'A' for its "innovative technique and complex, character-driven stories about Mexican-American life." Ghost of Hoppers begins with the newly divorced Maggie now working as the resident building-manager of the notorious Capri Apartments deep in the heart of the San Fernando Valley, where imaginary dogs roam its walkways at night, all the air conditioners are broken, and the empty swimming pool is covered with flies. As if the eccentric, oddball tenants weren't weird enough, Maggie's houseguest and old friend Izzy Ortiz shakes things up with her usual nervous breakdowns, nocturnal...
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