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Boundless by Jillian Tamaki
The cartoonist of This One Summer and Super Mutant Magic Academy explores the virtual and IRL world of contemporary women via a lens both surreal and wry.
Jenny becomes obsessed with a strange "mirror Facebook," which presents an alternate, possibly better, version of herself. Helen finds her clothes growing baggy, her shoes looser, and as she shrinks away to nothingness, the world around her recedes as well. The animals of the city briefly open their minds to us, and we see the world as they do. A mysterious music file surfaces on the internet and forms the basis of a utopian society-or is it a cult?