Thursday, June 5, 2008

Read: "Robot Dreams" by Sara Varon

Read: Robot Dreams by Sara Varon, 2007, 9781596431089.

Graphic novel with no dialogue or description. Took about 15 minutes to get through.

Dog sends away for do-it-yourself robot kit. Takes Robot to dog beach. After swimming and sunbathing Robot is rusted stiff. Dog leaves robot on beach. Robot dreams of escape and dog ahngs out with different friends. Robot picked up by kid, sold for scrap, bought by Raccoon who is making a radio. Robot parts turned incorporated into radio and stays with Raccoon. Meanwhile, Dog buys new robot kit, makes Robot #2 and while walking down sidewalk is spotted by lovelorn Robot who tunes into a nice tune to play as Robot #2 and Dog go by.

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