Science fiction writer and occasional Sentient Developments blogger David Brin has released a graphic novel titled "Tinkerers." Set in the year 2024, it is "an original tale of the near future" that combines art with history and tech to explore how the United States lost its way. The story opens with the question: "Imagine a nation that has lost its ability and desire to make things..."
The entire graphic novel is available here. Metal Miner offers its review.