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Author: Lynda Barry
Publisher: Montréal : Drawn & Quarterly, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"How do objects summon memories? What do real images feel like? For decades, these types of questions have permeated the pages of Lynda Barry's compositions, with words attracting pictures and conjuring places through a pen that first and foremost keeps on moving. What it is demonstrates a tried-and-true creative method that is playful, powerful, and accessible to anyone with an inquisitive wish to write or to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Novela gráfica
Tiras cómicas, historietas, etc
Young adult books
Graphic novels
Comic books, strips, etc
Named Person: Lynda Barry
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lynda Barry
ISBN: 9781897299357 1897299354
OCLC Number: 162507000
Description: 209 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: by Lynda Barry.

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America's leading cartoon artist of childhood angst2("Entertainment Weekly") demonstrates a tried-and-true creative method that is playful, powerful, and accessible to anyone with an inquisitive wish  Read more...

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Praise for Lynda Barry: ???Barry is, underneath the wonky handwriting and the quirky, na??ve drawings, a great memoirist . . . Like [Tobias] Wolff and [Dave] Eggers, she finds a tone that Read more...

 
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