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Cruddy : an illustrated novel

Author: Lynda Barry
Publisher: New York, NY : Simon & Schuster, 2005, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Simon & Schuster pbk. edView all editions and formats
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A psycho-killer's daughter narrates her gory youth. Disguised as a boy she accompanies her father on his murderous jobs, during which she pretends to be a mute so as not to give away her voice. One of the more memorable tasks is disposing of dead mobsters in a slaughterhouse.
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Genre/Form: Diary fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lynda Barry
ISBN: 068483846X 9780684838465
OCLC Number: 64708238
Description: 305 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsibility: by Lynda Barry.

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Roberta Rohbeson begins her book in 1971, in what starts out as a drug-fueled teenage rant that gradually fades into the story of two cross-country trips she made with her father five years earlier  Read more...

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