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Praise for Everything is Flammable :
“Gabrielle Bell is able to create, with simple art and storytelling, the complexities of what are supposed to be life’s ‘simple’ moments with hilarious honesty and- fair warning-delicious cringe.” Patton Oswalt
“Few cartoonists can match Bell’s eye for evocative details.” Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
Gabrielle Bell’s acclaimed collection explores a spectrum of human experience that ranges from the quotidian to the fantastical while always maintaining reliability. The characters of these stories, represented with a spare line, are deeply compelling, even in the finest minutiae of their struggles and triumphs. Culled from numerous anthologies, Cecil & Jordan in New York collects the best of Bell’s short stories and solidifies her place among today’s top cartoonists. This new softcover edition includes additional hard-to-find material not previously included in the original edition.
Gabrielle Bell ’s work has been selected several times for Best American Comics and the Yale Anthology of Graphic Fiction , and has been featured in McSweeney’s, The Believer, Bookforum , and Vice magazines. Her story, “Cecil and Jordan In New York,” was turned into a film by Michel Gondry. The Voyeurs was named one of the best Graphic Novels of the year by Publishers Weekly. Bell’s most recent book, Everything is Flammable , was on multiple best of 2017 lists, including Kirkus Reviews, Entertainment Weekly , and Publishers Weekly ’s Critics Poll. Gabrielle Bell currently lives in Brooklyn, NY.
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|Product dimensions:||6.70(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)|
|Age Range:||16 Years|