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The vagabond valise

Author: Siris; Rupert Bottenberg
Publisher: Wolfville, Nova Scotia, Canada : BDANG, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First English editionView all editions and formats
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A poignant account of an alcoholic father who drags his family into misfortune, The Vagabond Valise is the heart-breaking autobiographical story of Siris, represented by his chicken-headed alter ego. Siris paints a sincere and poetic portrait of a troubled childhood spent in and out of foster homes, and the working-class, post-war Quebec where it took place.
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Genre/Form: Comics (Graphic works)
Graphic novels
Autobiographical comics
Comic books, strips, etc
History
Nonfiction comics
Named Person: Siris
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Siris; Rupert Bottenberg
ISBN: 9781772620276 1772620270
OCLC Number: 1028527592
Language Note: Translated to English from French.
Awards: Winner: Quebec Graphic Novel of the Year.
Description: 343 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Other Titles: Vogue la valise.
Responsibility: Siris ; Rupert Bottenberg, translator.

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A poignant account of an alcoholic father who drags his family into misfortune, The Vagabond Valise is the heart-breaking autobiographical story of Siris, represented by his chicken-headed alter ego. Siris paints a sincere and poetic portrait of a troubled childhood spent in and out of foster homes, and the working-class, post-war Quebec where it took place.

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