From Publishers Weekly
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From School Library Journal
Jody Sharp, Harford County Public Library, MD
Copyright 2003 Reed Business Information, Inc.
Lynda Barry's art and storytelling combination are unique and incredible.
It's funny: in one story the Barry character talks about finishing a book and wanting to just hold it in your hands to retain its magic, and that's just how I felt.
I have been a fan of Lynda Barry for years and was thrilled to get her One Hundred Deamons as a gift this Christmas.
Lynda Barry is brilliant.
Being enrolled as an MFA student at the California College of the Arts, this was one of first required readings for class. Read more
I bought this based on another reviewer who said it was her favorite book. I can see why, but I thought its appeal is for a narrow market because of its artwork.... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Charlene A. Lutes
Creativity pops right off every page . . . Based on an exercise we all could benefit from doing. . .Fun, colorful and very unusual. . .its the story of artistic struggle.Published 10 months ago by Judith A. Gosz
I don't really know what to say about this book due to my complete lack of interest in it. I only bought
this because it was a required text for an english course. Read more
Following Lynda Barry's mind is like taking a tram ride through a mine where you've never been before as the car makes unexpected turns down shafts, some lit, some not. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Ken Deshaies
Drawings and stories are entertaining and somewhat dated by subject matter. It could be read as a way to see into the time period of the author's youth, looking at what was... Read morePublished 17 months ago by Nelle Mercer
This is a used book that i got for a class but i dropped it so i didn't use itPublished 17 months ago by michelle
I just read this book for a class I'm taking on "graphic novels"--I feel as though my professor was compelled to include her work in the curriculum since she is one of my school's... Read morePublished 18 months ago by Marck Wilder
Not only are the illustrations and production of the book wonderful but the stories are beautiful. There were things in this book that I could relate to and other things I couldn't... Read morePublished 21 months ago by Amy C