HomeGroupsTalkZeitgeist
Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

Micrographica by Renee French
Loading...

Micrographica (2007)

by Renee French

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingMentions
602197,694 (3.5)4
None

None.

Loading...

Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

» See also 4 mentions

Showing 2 of 2
I don't know what to say about this. Odd, obscure, weird, disturbing ... very disturbing. The book is a palm-sized square, however the original art was done in one-inch squares and is very simplistic yet charged with emotion. The mole characters (naked mole rats the back cover tells me) are fighting over a ball of crap; somehow this is absorbing. One of them gets upset and his nose swells up and again somehow I feel sorry for him. Next they go off and investigate another object which we only get small glimpses of certain portions of it since it is so big. It is with frightening dismay when the simple words and recognition of an eye come together and we are sickened to realize it is a human corpse. The story continues; there is life and death, sadness and joy, curiosity and acceptance. Ultimately bizarre and yet somehow sentimental. The book is not for children, there is swearing and as I've said it is disturbing, but absorbingly so :-) ( )
  ElizaJane | Nov 2, 2013 |
A series of tiny drawings depicting an everyday tale of rodents, a ball of crap, a corpse, and a sandwich. ( )
  sandpiper | Oct 27, 2007 |
Showing 2 of 2
no reviews | add a review
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Series (with order)
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
People/Characters
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
Epigraph
Dedication
First words
Quotations
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Blurbers
Publisher series
Original language

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English

None

Book description
Haiku summary

No descriptions found.

Follows the adventures of a mob of tiny rodents who are led by the trash-talking bully Moe and his sidekick Preston.

Quick Links

Swap Ebooks Audio
5 wanted

Popular covers

Rating

Average: (3.5)
0.5
1
1.5 1
2
2.5
3 3
3.5 2
4 7
4.5
5

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

 

Help/FAQs | About | Privacy/Terms | Blog | Contact | LibraryThing.com | APIs | WikiThing | Common Knowledge | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | 91,228,002 books! | Top bar: Always visible