True Story

Overview

True Story is an illustrated collection of miniature memoirs. Mike Holmes is editor, interpreter, guide and illustrator. He puts his own spin on the middle school embarrassments, near death experiences, bad dates, reunions, funeral faux pas, and first kisses, of people like you and me. In a style true to that of his weekly comic, Holmes makes room for others to share their stories. He writes the script, helps out with the comic timing, he offers behind-the-scenes details and follows up with the storytellers. The ...
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Overview

True Story is an illustrated collection of miniature memoirs. Mike Holmes is editor, interpreter, guide and illustrator. He puts his own spin on the middle school embarrassments, near death experiences, bad dates, reunions, funeral faux pas, and first kisses, of people like you and me. In a style true to that of his weekly comic, Holmes makes room for others to share their stories. He writes the script, helps out with the comic timing, he offers behind-the-scenes details and follows up with the storytellers. The end result is engaging, funny—genius.
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"Mike Holmes lets his vulnerability and passion show on every page. His incredible range as a writer and artist prove he's one to watch out for." - Darwyn Cooke, Multiple Eisner Award winning author of DC: The New Forntier and Parker: The Hunter ; "Mike Holmes's work finds subtlety in the epic and cosmic connections in tiny moments. You're to love every minute of this." - Patton Oswalt, comedian and author of Zombie Spaceship Wasteland
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781926743110
  • Publisher: Invisible Publishing
  • Publication date: 4/15/2011
  • Pages: 232
  • Product dimensions: 7.80 (w) x 6.20 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Meet the Author

Mike Holmes
Mike Holmes is an author and illustrator working in Halifax. True Story is Holmes's second solo project, a follow up to the road trip epic, This American Drive.
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