Unlovable Vol. 2 (Hardcover)
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Tammy has built a devoted following over the last several years in the pages ofBUST magazine, where Unlovable continues to be serialized on the magazine's back page, and this beautifully produced, day-glo orange and sparkly pink hardcover presents over 400 pages of her sometimes ordinary, sometimes humiliating, often poignant and always hilarious exploits. Her hopes, dreams, agonies and defeats are brought to vivid, comedic life by Watson's lovingly grotesque drawings, filled with all the '80s essentials--too much mascara, leg warmers with heels and huge hair, etc.--as well as timeless teen concerns like acne, dandruff, and the opposite sex (or same sex, in some cases). Unlovable is about the rawness of trying to figure out who you are in a very public and humiliating way. Unlovable addresses these mysteries of adolescence through Tammy's naivete; girls and women in particular will find much that resonates, but men will also relate to Unlovable's universal humor and wide cast of characters. In the epic saga that isUnlovable, Tammy finds herself dealing with: tampons, teasing, crushes, The Smiths, tube socks, facial hair, lice, celibacy, fantasy dream proms, gym showers, skid marks, a secret admirer, prank calls, backstabbers, winter ball, barfing, narcs, breakdancing, hot wheels, glamour shots, roller coasters, Halloween costumes, boogers, boys, boy crazy feelings, biker babes, and even some butt cracks. Tammy's life isn't pretty, but it is endlessly charming and hilarious. Unlovable will be handsomely packaged in an irresistibly girly hardcover that would make Tammy proud.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781606993149
ISBN-10: 1606993143
Publisher: Fantagraphics Books
Publication Date: March 1st, 2010
Pages: 408
Language: English
Series: Unlovable