The acclaimed creator of HUTCH OWEN presents a new 52-page comic, a fever dream born from the sleepless chaos of parenting a new baby. Here all the complexities of life are reduced to the fundamentals of food, sleep, and poo. Conceived in a time of joy and finished in the aftermath of a terrible tragedy, DADDY LIGHTNING is a moving display of love, despair, and humanity.
About the Author
James Kochalka is the first Cartoonist Laureate of Vermont. That's kind of like being the state flower, but even better! He's the author and illustrator of several popular children's book series, including Johnny Boo, Dragon Puncher, and The Glorkian Warrior. Dragon Puncher Island won an Eisner award in 2012 for "Best Publication for Early Readers", but he's also won the Harvey award and four Ignatz awards for his books for adults.