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My friend Dahmer : a graphic novel

Author: Derf.
Publisher: New York : Abrams ComicArts, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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We all have that one friend from school -- the strange kids, the class freak, the guy whose antics amused, entertained, and maybe even alarmed us. The one who sticks in our heads even with the passing of the years. That classmate is invariably left behind when we graduate, vanishing into memory, filed away with our old yearbooks and other teenage mementoes. But every now and then we wonder, whatever happened to that  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Biographical comics
Comic books, strips, etc
Named Person: Derf; Jeffrey Dahmer; Jeffrey Dahmer
Material Type: Biography, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Derf.
ISBN: 9781419702167 1419702165 9781419702174 1419702173
OCLC Number: 746316123
Description: 221 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Preface: The convoluted history of My friend Dahmer --
The strange boy --
A secret life --
The Dahmer fan club --
Becoming the monster --
Fade to black --
The players.
Responsibility: written & illustrated by Derf Backderf ; [editor, Charles Kochman].

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In 1991, serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer seared himself into the American consciousness. To Backderf, "Jeff" was a high school friend. In this haunting and original graphic novel, Backderf creates a  Read more...

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