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Cancer Made Me a Shallower Person

A Memoir in Comics


About the Book

a cartoonist examines her experience with breast cancer in an irreverent and humorous graphic memoir.

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Critical Praise

Very the finest tradition of black humor. Engelberg’s narrative is riveting...extremely honest and extraordinarily powerful. —Publishers Weekly

“So funny, so sad, so daring, so honest, and so utterly human that I couldn’t put it down.” —Harriet Lerner, Ph.D., author of The Dance of Anger

“The most important thing to know about Shallower is that it’s funny.” —SF Weekly

“...a triumph of imagination and spirit.” —Los Angeles Times

“...a spirited perspective...” —Daily Telegraph (London)

Product Details

  • ISBN: 9780060789732
  • ISBN 10: 0060789735
  • Imprint: Harper Perennial
  • On Sale: 04/25/2006
  • Pages: 144
  • List Price: 18.50 CAD
  • BISAC1: HEALTH & FITNESS / Diseases / Cancer

Cancer Made Me a Shallower Person by Miriam Engelberg

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