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Summer Blonde

Adrian Tomine

The first UK publication of Adrian Tomine’s classic, Summer Blonde – a series of quirky, spare and often haunting stories tales of modern life.

Format
Paperback
ISBN
9780571233427
Date Published
05.02.2009
Delivery
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Summary

Picking up from his earlier collection Sleepwalk, and the precursor to his award-winning Shortcomings, the four stories in Summer Blonde are quintessential Tomine. Memorably featuring characters such as Neil, Carlo and Hillary Chan, among others, these are beautiful and haunting tales that illustrate with great sympathy the loneliness and bleak humour of modern life.

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Born in Sacramento in 1974, Adrian Tomine is the author of the acclaimed series Optic Nerve, that has been running since 1991. His work has also appeared in the New Yorker and Esquire, among other publications. His books include Shortcomings, which was awarded the Gold Medal at the 2008 IPPYS and was a 2007 New York Times Notable Book, Summer…

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