The house
(Book)

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Author
Contributors
Rosenberg, Andrea translator.
Casey, RJ, editor.
Published
Seattle, WA : Fantagraphics Books, [2019].
Status
Central - Adult Graphic Novel  1 available
GRAPH ROCA

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Format
Book
Physical Desc
127 pages : color illustrations ; 18 x 25 cm
Language
English
ISBN
9781683962632, 168396263X

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General Note
Translation of: La casa.
Description
"In Paco Roca's intimate and international award-winning graphic novel, The House, three adult siblings return to their family's quaint vacation home a year after their father's death with the intention to clean up the residence and put it on the market. But as garbage is hauled off and dust is wiped away, decades-old resentments quickly fill the vacant home. Through flashbacks into each sibling's memories - the fig trees they grew up climbing, the pergola they never got around to building, the final visits to the hospital - Roca gives us a glimpse into domestic moments of joy, guilt, and disappointment while asking what happens to brothers and sisters when the only person holding the family together is now gone. At once deeply personal (dedicated to Roca's own deceased father) and entirely universal, The House details the struggle to overcome the past, while still holding onto the memories"--,Publisher's website.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Roca, P., Rosenberg, A., & Casey, R. (2019). The house . Fantagraphics Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Roca, Paco, Andrea Rosenberg and RJ, Casey. 2019. The House. Seattle, WA: Fantagraphics Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Roca, Paco, Andrea Rosenberg and RJ, Casey. The House Seattle, WA: Fantagraphics Books, 2019.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Roca, Paco, Andrea Rosenberg, and RJ Casey. The House Fantagraphics Books, 2019.

Note! Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy. Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021.

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