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Author Powell, Nate.

Title Swallow me whole / Nate Powell.

Imprint Marietta, Ga. : Top Shelf, c2008.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Graphic Novels    POWELL,NAT    Available
 GDL Central Library Graphic Novels    POWELL,NAT    Available
Description 1 v. (unpaged) : chiefly ill. ; 25 cm.
Note Cover title.
Summary "Swallow Me Whole is a love story carried by rolling fog, terminal illness, hallucination, apophenia, insect armies, secrets held, unshakeable faith, and the search for a master pattern to make sense of one's unraveling. In his most ambitious book to date, Nate Powell quietly explores the dark corners of adolescence-- not the cliched melodramatic outbursts of rebellion, but the countless tiny moments of madness, the vague relief of medication, and mixed blessing of family ties. As the story unfolds, two stepsiblings hold together amidst schizophrenia, obsessive compulsive disorder, family breakdown, animal telepathy, misguided love, and the tiniest hope that everything will someday make sense"--From publisher's web site.
Subject Stepfamilies -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Adolescence -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Schizophrenia -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre/Form Graphic novels
ISBN 9781603090339 : $19.95

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