Bastard - Signed 1st



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Signed by the artist at our booth at NCSFest! Max has added a quick sketch as well!

From the publisher:

After taking part in a historic heist -- 52 simultaneous robberies at the same time, in the same city -- May and Eugene are now on the run not only from the law and double-crossed former accomplices, but also their violent past. In a surprizing twist, these criminals are the unlikely pairing of a young mother and her preteen son. Thus begins the intense, yet touching, Bastard.

Bastard traces the deadly escape of May and Eugene as they crisscross the United States, encountering mysterious truckers, ambitious bandits, and senior citizens living off the grid in the Southwest. The duo race to get to their stolen cash while simply trying to stay alive. In the midst of the action, masterful flashbacks clue us into how they got into this deadly situation in the first place. Both bloody and tender, de Radiguès focuses on the familial relationship as much as the exhilarating plot elements, and his clear-lined style adds depth to the brutality as well as the moments of maternal love. Full of plot twists and high tension, Bastard is a hard-boiled page-turner featuring an unforgettable, adolescent anti-hero.


Max de Radigues

Condition & Attributes

Very Fine
Signed by the artist with a drawing


de Radigues

Publishing Information

Fantagraphics Books

Physical Description

7.5 inches
6 inches
176 pages
black & white
color wraps