A master of the short story in comics form.
[The Complete Eightball] contains the seminal works of one of the greatest artists in modern comics, unexpurgated for the first time since they were penned in the '90s.
If you're new to Clowes, know that this is where Ghost World came from. Go lock yourself in your geek dungeon and read the whole thing right now.
A brutal, cock-eyed lampooning of the human condition, as searing and sensual now as it was then. Impeccably presented, as always.