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The Resource Fun home : a family tragicomic, Alison Bechdel

Fun home : a family tragicomic, Alison Bechdel

Label
Fun home : a family tragicomic
Title
Fun home
Title remainder
a family tragicomic
Statement of responsibility
Alison Bechdel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An unusual memoir done in the form of a graphic novel by a cult favorite comic artist offers a darkly funny family portrait that details her relationship with her father, a historic preservation expert dedicated to restoring the family's Victorian home, funeral home director, high-school English teacher, and closeted homosexual
Tone
Writing style
Character
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2007.
  • Eisner Awards, Best Reality-Based Work, 2007.
  • Lambda Literary Award for Biography/Autobiography, 2006.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2006
  • Rainbow List, 2008.
Awards note
American Library Association Stonewall Book Awards, 2007
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
143477
Cataloging source
UPM
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1960-
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Bechdel, Alison
Dewey number
741.5973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6727.B3757
LC item number
Z46 2007b
Literary form
comic strips
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bechdel, Alison
  • Cartoonists
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a family tragicomic
Label
Fun home : a family tragicomic, Alison Bechdel
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Mariner book."
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Mariner Books ed.
Extent
232 p.
Isbn
9780618871711
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
chiefly ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780618871711
  • (OCoLC)144615913
Label
Fun home : a family tragicomic, Alison Bechdel
Publication
Note
"A Mariner book."
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Mariner Books ed.
Extent
232 p.
Isbn
9780618871711
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
chiefly ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780618871711
  • (OCoLC)144615913

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