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Truer than true romance : classic love comics retold

Author: Jeanne Martinet; Mike Sekowsky; Bernard Sachs
Publisher: New York : Watson-Guptill Publications, 2001.
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Parodies the romance comics of the 1940s to the 1970s and offers irreverent dating attitudes and romantic advice, updating ten DC Comics romance stories with new word balloons and captions to accompany the original artwork.
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Comic books, strips, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Martinet, Jeanne, 1958-
Truer than true romance.
New York : Watson-Guptill Publications, 2001
(OCoLC)636750756
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeanne Martinet; Mike Sekowsky; Bernard Sachs
ISBN: 9780823084388 0823084388
OCLC Number: 46462658
Notes: Ten DC Comics romance stories, with new words in the captions and balloons.
Description: 112 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: If it's raining, it must be love --
In favor of love! --
My heart said yes, but my therapist said no! --
Tess T., romance reporter --
Summer heart --
Too dumb for love! --
Ask Dr. Mary, licensed therapist --
Stolen dreams! --
I hate my hair! --
Lesson in love! --
My heart of darkness! --
10 ways to get over a broken heart --
He couldn't be true to me! --
Psychic matchmaker! --
The male point-of-view, from Hank Hanson --
Flight to heartbreak! --
Carry-on girl! --
A test of true love --
Love a la carte --
The job from hell! --
Dee Pressen, love counselor --
A heart full of dreams! --
Loving gay men! --
Dear Dotty --
Love cheat! --
The narcissist heart! --
Heartbreak --
What are you saying?!
Responsibility: by Jeanne Martinet.

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Parodies the romance comics of the 1940s to the 1970s and offers irreverent dating attitudes and romantic advice, updating ten DC Comics romance stories with new word balloons and captions to accompany the original artwork.

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