LOVE THAT BUNCH Coming Out May 1st!

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LOVE THAT BUNCHOn May 1st, Drawn & Quarterly will publish Love That Bunch, Aline Kominsky-Crumb’s unabashedly unfiltered autobiographical comics recounting the thoughts and desires of a woman coming of age in the 1960’s.

 

 

 

 

 

Aline will be in New York, Toronto, Montreal, and the Bay Area to promote her book. Here are the dates and locations:

Montreal – Tuesday, April 24, 2018 – 7:00pm
Toronto – Wednesday, April 25, 2018 – 7:00pm
Berkeley, CA – Saturday, April 28, 2018 – 10:00am to Sunday, April 29, 2018 – 5:00pm
Downtown Berkeley, locations TBC
San Francisco, CA – Friday, May 4, 2018 – 7:30pm
in conversation with Hillary Chute (Why Comics?)
New York, NY – Wednesday, May 9, 2018 – 7:00pm

 

Claire Zorn wins WA Premier’s Literary award!

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Claire Zorn has won the WA Premier’s Literary award for THE PROTECTED (UQP 2015) and has been shortlisted for the Barbara Jefferis award!

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Rights are available for Claire’s latest work ONE WOULD THINK THE DEEP (UQP 2016), a ‘visceral exploration of adolescence and the complex ways in which
maternal relationships impact masculine identity.’ Find out more in the Drummond Agency Fall 2016 Catalogue!

Randa Abdel-Fattah nominated for 2017 Astrid Lindgren Award!

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We are delighted to announce that Randa Abdel-Fattah has been nominated for the 2017 Astrid Lindgren award !

Randa, a former litigation lawyer, is an award winning author of nine books for children and young adults. Her best-selling DOES MY HEAD LOOK BIG IN THIS? has sold into 12 territories and is currently optioned for a feature film.

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Randa’s latest work, WHEN MICHAEL MET MINA, tells the story of what happens when the worlds of a refugee from Afghanistan and a privately educated Australian schoolboy collide.

Readers say: ‘When Michael Met Mina is not only one of the most important books I’ve read recently, but also one of the most poignant and heartbreaking and ultimately spirit- and soul-lifting books I’ve ever had the pleasure of reading.’

 

Photo credits: http://www.randaabdelfattah.com/