The Sacrifice of Darkness

The Sacrifice of Darkness

A tragic event forever bathes the world in darkness. Follow a woman and a man's powerful journey through this new landscape as they discover love, family and the true light in a world seemingly robbed of any. As they challenge the world's notions of identity, guilt and survival, they find that no matter the darkness, there remain sources of hope that can pierce the veil.

Title:The Sacrifice of Darkness
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9781684156
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    The Sacrifice of Darkness Reviews

  • Chad

    A romance set in a nonsensical science fiction world. A miner flies a spacecraft into the sun extinguishing its light (for absolutely no reason). But all the town needs to do is build some gas lamps a...

  • Tatiana

    Beautiful art but a pointless story, IMO....

  • Rod Brown

    An upset man flies to the sun and plunges his planet into a darkness that is somehow not catastrophic, but just kind of nerve grating? "Blood sacrifice!" gets shouted all over the place as his family ...

  • Isaiah

    To see more reviews check out MI Book Reviews.I got an ARC of this book.I am going to admit something that I am ashamed of: this is my very first Roxane Gay piece. I have heard so many wonderful thing...

  • Chris Thompson

    Not a fan of this. A man flies into the sun and it disappears. Instead of being an end of the world sci-fi story, this is about people punishing the family whose member, Hiram Hightower, was responsib...

  • Matt

    The book focused more on a relationship and I kept thinking about photosynthesis......

  • Amanda

    This story was really interesting and eerily similar in some ways to the COVID-19 experience. It makes me wonder when the original short story was written and what was added for this graphic novel exp...

  • Jessica Haider

    An "it's the end of the world as we know it" story in graphic novel format from Roxane Gay (author of Bad Feminist and Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body). This is a graphic novel adaptation of Gay's NYT b...

  • xTx xTx

    Beautiful, moving, dark yet hopeful and super timely. Gorgeous to look at. I'm not a big 'love story' person but wow, two for one special in this book! Great job....

  • Pam

    So I feel like reviewing this particular graphic novel is tantamount to revealing the most personal psychoanalytical details of someone's Rorschach test results, but here we go!This was depressing. T...