British comedy blended with universal regret, this darkly funny graphic novel uses surreal and beautiful visions to explore the ways we remain haunted by our ex-lovers. Valerie has a rich interior life. Though serially unlucky in love, she finds comfort in imagining that her ex-boyfriends are dead and that their bodies are kept downstairs in the cellar in a strange, mummified state. Every day she brings them upstairs and speaks with them about what went wrong.
What follows is a series of peculiar and funny–and sometimes disturbing–short tales about inept lovers, weird obsessions, and socially malfunctioning men who repeatedly fail to build a relationship with poor Valerie. Except for Stanley. Stanley was special. Could he be the one to save her?
· Advance solicited for January release!
· Written by ultra-short fiction writer David Gaffney!
The Three Rooms in Valerie’s Head
Written by: David Gaffney
Art by: Dan Berry
Release Date: January 17, 2018
HC • FC • $19.99 • 120 pages • 9.5″x6.5″ • ISBN: 978-1-60309-415-3