Kurt Vonnegut’s novel Slaughterhouse-Five is getting a graphic novel adaptation from writer Ryan North and artist Albert Monteys. We have our first look at the graphic novel thanks to BOOM! Studios, and I think fans will be excited.
Listen: Billy Pilgrim has…
…read Kilgore Trout
…opened a successful optometry business
…built a loving family
…witnessed the firebombing of Dresden
…traveled to the planet Tralfamadore
…met Kurt Vonnegut
…come unstuck in time.
Billy Pilgrim’s journey is at once a farcical look at the horror and tragedy of war where children are placed on the frontlines and die (so it goes), and a moving examination of what it means to be fallibly human.
You’ll be able to read Slaughterhouse-Five on September 9 with physical copies available through local comic shops and digital copies through various outlets including comiXology.