A graphic novel autobiography, which traces Backderf's high school friendship with the infamous serial killer Jeffery Dahmer. The Dahmer recounted here is a lonely oddball who, in reality, is all to human. Dahmer went on to murder at least 17 people, whereas Backderf became a graphic artist with a host of journalism honours. Also available in hardback.
Derf Backderf has been nominated for two Eisner Awards and received a host of journalism honors. He has published a number of previous graphic novels and has been consistently published in both magazines and newspapers across America.