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Picture This

by Lynda Barry and Kevin Kawula

Hardcover, 224 pages, Farrar Straus & Giroux, List Price: $29.95 |


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A series of portraits features a myopic monkey protagonist and the author's most beloved character, Marlys, in a collection that follows her everyday and fantastical routines of preparing food, waiting for the bus, and associating with her elephant-eared imaginary friend.

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