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Blue Pills After years of crossing paths with The Perfect Woman, our hero wins his lady. But she and her young son are both HIV-positive. For...Blue PillsFiction, Comic Books/Graphic Novels After years of crossing paths with The Perfect Woman, our hero wins his lady. But she and her young son are both HIV-positive. For...2008-01-11Houghton Mifflin
B+

Blue Pills

Genre: Fiction, Comic Books/Graphic Novels; Author: Frederik Peeters; Publisher: Houghton Mifflin

After years of crossing paths with The Perfect Woman, our hero wins his lady. But she and her young son are both HIV-positive.

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Bottom Line
Frederik Peeters’ charming autobiographical vignettes in Blue Pills, about broken condoms, pediatric-ward visits, and daydreams about philosophizing mammoths improbably add up to tender romance. B+

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