Jeremy Knowles is a 17-year-old outcast who dreams of being a great artist. But when he suffers a severe mental breakdown brought on by bullying and other pressures at school, his future is called into question — as is his very existence! Can he survive the experience through the healing power of art? And just what does it mean to be "crazy," anyway Features bonus 'fan art’ from Jeff Lemire, Dylan Horrocks and others.
“A very powerful look at some serious mental instability from the perspective of someone who’s living it.” — Sean Kleefeld, MTV Geek
Gail Simone says of the book, “Look Straight Ahead is the comic I didn’t know I couldn’t live without”.
About the Author: Elaine Will is a cartoonist and illustrator from the wilds of Canada. She holds a BA in Illustration from The Arts University College at Bournemouth in the UK and has recently been awarded the Xeric Award for her original mental illness drama Look Straight Ahead. Her comic strip On The Bus appears every Friday in Saskatchewan‘s Verb magazine.