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It's not what you thought it would be
(Graphic Novel)

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Published:
Seattle, Washington : Fantagraphics Books, Inc., 2021.
Format:
Graphic Novel
Edition:
First Fantagraphics Books edition.
Physical Desc:
160 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm.
Status:
Ashland Adult Graphic Novel
GN STEWART
Description
It’s Not What You Thought It Would BeIn a series of interconnected vignettes, Stewart focuses on the ordinary, slice-of-life moments — teenagers climbing up and lounging on a rooftop, friends catching up over pints at the pub, a woman riding the night bus home — and charges these scenes with a quiet intensity. Through keen observation and an ear for naturalistic dialogue, she reveals the complex natures of her characters, from their confidence to their insecurities, as they experience the joys and pains of growing up. Drawn in a variety of different styles, from watercolor to colored pencil to pen and ink, the style of this book echoes the evolution of the characters within.
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Ashland Adult Graphic Novel
GN STEWART
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Oct 4, 2021
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781683964353, 1683964357

Notes

General Note
Chiefly illustrations.
Description
"In a series of interconnected vignettes, Stewart focuses on the ordinary, slice-of-life moments -- teenagers climbing up and lounging on a rooftop, friends catching up over pints at the pub, a woman riding the night bus home --and charges these scenes with a quiet intensity. Through keen observation and an ear for naturalistic dialogue, she reveals the complex natures of her characters, from their confidence to their insecurities, as they experience the joys and pains of growing up. Drawn in a variety of different styles, from watercolor to colored pencil to pen and ink, the style of this book echoes the evolution of the characters within."--Amazon.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Stewart, L. (2021). It's not what you thought it would be. First Fantagraphics Books edition. Seattle, Washington: Fantagraphics Books, Inc.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Stewart, Lizzy. 2021. It's Not What You Thought It Would Be. Seattle, Washington: Fantagraphics Books, Inc.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Stewart, Lizzy, It's Not What You Thought It Would Be. Seattle, Washington: Fantagraphics Books, Inc, 2021.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Stewart, Lizzy. It's Not What You Thought It Would Be. First Fantagraphics Books edition. Seattle, Washington: Fantagraphics Books, Inc, 2021.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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Last Sierra Extract TimeOct 27, 2021 02:19:30 PM
Last File Modification TimeOct 27, 2021 02:22:21 PM
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