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Through a Life

By Tom Haugomat
Illustrated by Tom Haugomat

Rodney spends his life looking through. Windows give way to screens as he comes to age dreaming of what lies beyond Earth's atmosphere...

This powerfully silent graphic novel by Tom Haugomat follows the saga of a boy who grows up to be an astronaut, just like he always wanted...until a fatal shuttle crash upends his life, and he begins to find solace in beauty here on earth. Told through a series of poignant vignettes, Through A Life is a sweeping story of dreams, expectations, nature, and loss.

  • Elegant, striking illustrations make for an engrossing and universally accessible story.
  • The main character's story feels all the more relatable as it interweaves with actual events in recent history.
  • Tom Haugomat is a well-established figure in the illustration world, with successful work in publishing, advertising, and editorial.

About the author

Tom Haugomat is an illustrator whose refined, cinematic style is informed by his background in animation. He attended Gobelins and now works as an animated film director and a freelance illustrator for clients such as Le Monde, Revue XXI, and Air France Magazine among many others. He currently lives and works in his hometown of Paris.

ISBN: 9781910620496
Imprint: Nobrow
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Hardback
Release Date: January 1, 2019
Dimensions: 171 x 247mm, 184pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $29.99
New Zealand RRP: $32.99
Stock Level: In Stock

Last updated on 27/10/19 at 22:10:07
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