Gone

Rina Jost

German, Edition Moderne, 2023

One day, Malin’s sister Sybil turns to stone and disappears, leaving behind a puzzled family. Malin follows her sister into a mysterious world to find her and bring her back home. Will she succeed?
WEG (Gone) deals with the complex effects of Sybil’s mental illness on those around her. What does it mean for family and friends when someone close to them is psychologically unwell? Rina Jost gives relatives a voice and addresses their challenges with empathy and sensitivity.

Title
Weg
Publisher
Edition Moderne
Translation rights
Sarah Lapalu (eddy agency), sarah@eddy-agency.com
Publication date
2023
Pages
120
ISBN
978-3-03731-253-7

Author

Rina Jost

*1987, illustrator and comic author, works and lives in Frauenfeld. She graduated from the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Art with a bachelor’s degree in fiction illustration. Today she works for cultural and corporate clients and pursues her own projects at the same time.

Photo: ©: Balz Kubli