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Displacement

Author: Lucy Knisley
Publisher: Seattle, WA : Fantagraphics Books, [2015] ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First Fantagraphics books editionView all editions and formats
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"In the next installment of her graphic memoir series, Displacement, Knisley volunteers to watch over her ailing grandparents on a cruise. (The book's watercolors evoke the ocean that surrounds them.) In a book that is part graphic memoir, part travelogue, and part family history, Knisley not only tries to connect with her grandparents, but to reconcile their younger and older selves. She is aided in her quest by  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Personal narratives
Young adult fiction
Graphic Novel
Personal Narrative
Graphic novels
graphic novels
comic strips
comic books
Young adult works
Fiction
Biographies
Nonfiction comics
Comics (Graphic works)
Autobiographical comics
Comic books, strips, etc
Romans graphiques
Récits personnels
Bandes dessinées autobiographiques
Bandes dessinées
Bandes dessinées autres que de fiction
Biography
Biography Comic books, strips, etc
Named Person: Lucy Knisley; Lucy Knisley; Lucy Knisley
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lucy Knisley
ISBN: 9781606998106 1606998102
OCLC Number: 881207830
Description: 156 pages : color illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: by Lucy Knisley.

Abstract:

"In the next installment of her graphic memoir series, Displacement, Knisley volunteers to watch over her ailing grandparents on a cruise. (The book's watercolors evoke the ocean that surrounds them.) In a book that is part graphic memoir, part travelogue, and part family history, Knisley not only tries to connect with her grandparents, but to reconcile their younger and older selves. She is aided in her quest by her grandfather's WWII memoir, which is excerpted. Readers will identify with Knisley's frustration, her fears, her compassion, and her attempts to come to terms with mortality, as she copes with the stress of travel complicated by her grandparents' frailty"--

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