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View all 17 comments. Writers Barnaby Legg and Jim McCarthy have constructed their story using biographical fact interwoven with references to the singer’s tortured self image.

Return to Book Page. I think the artwork is great – a lot of emotion is conveyed in the art and it does a great job of enhancing ggodspeed story, rather than being pretty pictures that contain thought or word bubbles. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Maybe Jeff Buckley’s kyrt too, even if he wasn’t 27 when he unfortunately drowned please listen to Jeff Buckley.

Stayed true to history fro the most part.

Godspeed: The Kurt Cobain Graphic by James McCarthy

Check out the book and see the quality of the writing. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. However, Kurt apparently reached to many.

Dec 21, Joshua Nomen-Mutatio rated it did not like it Shelves: Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Sep 09, Lisa rated it liked it Recommended to Lisa by: This is quite a cool little book, a sort of graphic novel slash biography of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain. Specially when kur about something so mysterious as the death of Kurt Cobain.

Oh well, whatever, Nevermind. It was where he had achieved everything he had ever dreamed of in his youth, where his accomplishments had become a reality, and he at last decided to let go of this dream, and let others follow.


Ships from and sold by Amazon. The artwork is exceptional and the storytelling very tight, my only criticism is with the death wish kurg subject seemed to have had from a very early age. This novel can be true without being accurate. However, I am glad I read Godspeed: I can’t even hate on the writers for trying to portray Courtney Love in a positive light, because from the footage I’ve seen of Kurt talking about his wife, he really did love this woman and his family.

Unique look at the life of this influential artist who struggled to balance his creativity with the destructive tendencies that ended his life. Read more Read less.

I could have done without the imaginary friend bits and the occasional moment was overwrought, but then with the subject matter being who it is and the inevitable outcome, it was never going to be upbeat. Ivan rated it really liked it Jan 12, Preview — Godspeed by James McCarthy.

I think this is an interesting book – it never would have occurred to be to create a comic about Kurt Cobain, but it does work. The Music Therapy Profession: This book seeks to inform the general public, musicians and students of music about the who, what, where, and how of music therapy.

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Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Maybe a part of me was wishing it would end with Kurt on a tropical island with the other members of Club 27, chilling with Amy and Janis, like in that Heineken commercial. Anyway, the artwork and narrative presented are well suited to capturing that fragment of Kurt’s essence, where myth and fact mingle. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go.


Powerful, but I wasn’t a fan of the author’s fascination with Courtney. Especially with such impressive, sad, poetic cover of Kurt as a fallen angel broken into tears. Read this a couple years ago while standing in a music store in Seattle! Read reviews that mention kurt cobain graphic novel courtney love nirvana fan cobain fan fan of kurt book is very good art flameboy godspeed suicide fans angel artist biography facts interested kurts throughout whether.

There’s a problem loading this menu right now. I liked it and I’m not even a Nirvana fan.

Godspeed: The Kurt Cobain Graphic

An amazing true story of hope and love. Please try again later. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web.

I would recommend this to Nirvana fans – I do think the subject matter is treated respectfully, and the artwork is great. Apr 27, Jon athan Nakapalau rated it it was amazing Shelves: I’ve seen this framing kut before in The Hours, as it begins and ends with Virginia Woolf stepping into the River Ouse. The graphic novel is framed as Kurt telling his life story after his death – from his childhood, teenage years, the meteoric rise of Nirvana, his relationship with Courtney Love, the birth of Frances and his death.

I think he would be happy there. It is not an accurate timeline of events or something