Books Kill My Mother A Graphic Novel by Jules Feiffer Hardcover, 160 pages, W W Norton & Co Inc, List Price: $27.95 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleKill My MotherSubtitleA Graphic NovelAuthorJules Feiffer Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers NPR Summary The lives of five women from two different families are forever linked and altered by a drunk private eye during the Depression in this first noir graphic novel from the award-winning author, playwright, cartoonist and illustrator. Genres: Comics & Graphic Novels Also by Jules Feiffer The Long Chalkboard The Phantom Tollbooth The Odious Ogre Which Puppy? The Great Comic Book Heroes Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about Kill My Mother Book Reviews 'Kill My Mother' Is A Darkly Drawn Confection August 28, 2014 Veteran cartoonist Jules Feiffer has just written his first graphic novel, the noirish Kill My Mother. Reviewer Alan Cheuse is discovering graphic novels equally late, but still finds it a good read. 'Kill My Mother' Is A Darkly Drawn Confection Listen · 2:14 2:14 Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/341879944/344328057" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript Book Reviews Nostalgic For Noir? Feiffer's 'Kill My Mother' Is A Toxic Treat August 21, 2014 In his first graphic novel, Jules Feiffer, 85, has returned to the seedy comic strips, hard boiled novels and B movies of his youth. Maureen Corrigan says it's "a mulligan stew of murder and desire." Nostalgic For Noir? Feiffer's 'Kill My Mother' Is A Toxic Treat Listen · 6:28 6:28 Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/342197283/342399042" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript First Reads Exclusive First Read: Jules Feiffer's 'Kill My Mother' August 12, 2014 Read an exclusive pre-publication excerpt of Jules Feiffer's first graphic novel, Kill My Mother. It's a classic noir tale with delightfully strong, flawed female leads and some modern plot twists.