My New York Diary

by Julie Doucet

Paper Book, 1999

Status

Available

Publication

Montreal : Drawn & Quarterly Publications, 1999.

Description

It\'s 1991 and Julie Doucet abruptly packs her bags and moves to New York City. Trouble follows: a jealous boyfriend, insecurity about her art, worsening epilepsy, and a tendency to self-medicate with booze and drugs. One of D+Q\'s backlist best-sellers comes back with a new cover design by legendary cartoonist Julie Doucet.
. It's 1991 and Julie Doucet abruptly packs her bags and moves to New York City. Trouble follows: a jealous boyfriend, insecurity about her art, worsening epilepsy, and a tendency to self-medicate with booze and drugs. One of D+Q's backlist best-sellers comes back with a new cover design by legendary cartoonist Julie Doucet.

User reviews

LibraryThing member EnidaV
I read this in a very small paperback edition in which all the illustrations appeared painfully, eye-squeezingly busy and small. Doucet fills up every last square millmetre with little objects and detail, all of which I felt compelled to look despite the headache I rapidly developed.
If I'd seen this book in the format it deserved and clearly needed (at least half again as big!) I would have given it 5 stars.… (more)

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