The Freddie Stories by Lynda Barry
With the Great Marlys! and Sister Maybonne

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Here is the first new collection of Lynda Barry's nationally syndicated cartoon strip in more than five years. Lynda Barry, creator of the 'My Life' and 'Ernie Pook's Comeek' comic strips, is syndicated in over 40 alternative weekly newspapers across the country. The Freddie Stories—featuring sisters Marlys and Maybonne, and their spunky little brother Freddie--continues Lynda Barry's brilliant, raw, and completely original exploration of youth, coming of age, friendship, attitude, and being in the world.
 

About Lynda Barry

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Lynda Barry is the creator of the nationally syndicated "Ernie Pook's Comeek" comic strip and the author of the novel and play "The Good Times Are Killing Me, " and was a commentator for National Public Radio. She lives in Evanston, Illinois.
 
Published March 1, 1999 by Sagebrush Education Resources. 128 pages
Genres: Comics & Graphic Novels, Humor & Entertainment, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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“El Fagtastico,” as Freddie calls himself, grows stranger over time, and Barry narrates his sad history with visual sympathy and allows Freddie to speak for his own sorry self.

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Cartoonist Lynda Barry (It's So Magic) presents a another series of touching stories and drawings in her continuing portrait of the fictional and highly dysfunctional Mullen family.

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