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I understand that this graphic novel is a portrayal of the author’s own story told through Laura in her role as daughter and care giver. Read morePublished 21 days ago by Loves the View
This was a difficult review to write-both of my parents are deceased. I was looking for some of the same answers we all look for when a loved one fails, declines, and finally dies. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Pierrot
Had to read this class for a college class. Was actually surprised at the story. It was more enjoyable then I expected. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Justin F.
sad and revealing graphic novel about the authors parents getting older and passing away. revealed feelings of grief and their lat thoughts. strong read.Published on April 17, 2013 by queenienirvana
The all illustrated format was an easy and fast read. There were moments of hillarity, but unfortunately all too real. I recognized similar situations with my elderly mother. Read morePublished on March 12, 2013 by janice g gilbert
I just finished reading Joyce Farmer's Graphic memoir "Special Exits" and it made me almost sick to my stomach. (But I mean that as a compliment. Read morePublished on August 22, 2012 by Jennifer Bardsley
I can't recommend this book enough. I am not eloquent enough to write an articulate review but let's just say I bawled the entire time I was reading this. Read morePublished on February 17, 2012 by candycadieux
In Joyce Farmer's powerful "Special Exits" the people are more people-like than I have encountered in comics in a long time.
Moving without being sentimental. Read more
Anyone with aging parents will not only appreciate this wonderful book, but empathize with the author, who had to carefully describe, analyze, process, and visualize the very... Read morePublished on February 28, 2011 by David J. Reider