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Sad Songs, Disfigurement, and Lunch Meat: Exclusive Comics Excerpt From Baloney

A bizarre and totally engaging mash-up of graphic design, comics, Gothic fiction, and low comedy, Pascal Blanchet's Baloney is a fable for our time, told in three colors and sung in a minor key. Follow the heartbreaking story of small-town butcher Baloney β€” named for "the saddest of all meats" β€” his blind, one-legged, one-armed daughter, and the handsome tutor who might sweep her away.

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