Mark F. Thoburn

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Blankets by Craig Thompson
Blankets by Craig Thompson
4 of 7 people found the following review helpful
Craig Thompson is a master storyteller and exceptional artist. What's unfortunate is that Craig, like most in his medium, paints (or draws) a sketchy two dimensional portrait of Christianity and Christians themselves.
This book sucked me in completely and I could not put it down. I ran the gamut of emotions. I could relate with the characters and their plights. I too was raised in a Christian home and made the annual trips with my youth group. I too met my first love at church camp, and I too felt like an outsider. I even admired how the main character questioned his faith, as I had during that time in my life. However, as the book progressed it became apparent that this was yet… Read more