Derby Dugan's Depression Funnies (The Funny Papers Trilogy - Book Two)

Derby Dugan's Depression Funnies (The Funny Papers Trilogy - Book Two)

by Tom De Haven
     
 

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Book Two of the Funny Papers Trilogy, De Haven�s dazzling tour of twentieth-century America.

New York City, circa 1936: a legendary cartoonist is taken ill with a mysterious ailment. Though Walter Geebus is stricken, possibly forever, his popular comic strip about an orphan boy and his smart-aleck talking dog must go on. But who can ""ghost"" the Great Geebus… See more details below

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Book Two of the Funny Papers Trilogy, De Haven�s dazzling tour of twentieth-century America.

New York City, circa 1936: a legendary cartoonist is taken ill with a mysterious ailment. Though Walter Geebus is stricken, possibly forever, his popular comic strip about an orphan boy and his smart-aleck talking dog must go on. But who can ""ghost"" the Great Geebus and satisfy millions of avid ""Derby Dugan"" fans? At once a rollicking and bittersweet tale of ambition, temptation, and jealousy, De Haven's novel is a tribute to the redemptive powers of love, imagination, and the well-chosen wisecrack.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940016199023
Publisher:
Diversion Books
Publication date:
02/18/2013
Series:
Funny Papers Trilogy , #2
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
3 MB

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