NILS

Von Tot und Wut Und von Mut
  • Publishing Company:

    CARLSEN VERLAG

  • Imprint:

    CARLSEN COMICS

  • Format:

    ONE SHOT

  • Creator(s):

    MELANIE GARANIN (AUTHOR AND ARTISIT)

  • Number of Pages:

    192

  • Publication Date:

    20200916

  • Age:

    YOUNG ADULT

  • Fiction/Non-Fiction

    NON-FICTION

  • Genre:

  • Summary:

    Memoir:

    Drama around the taboo of infant death

    2015, the youngest son of children‘s book illlustrator Melanie Garanin died. An unimaginable shock for the whole family. Melanie Garanin tries to come to terms with the horror  of it and starts to draw. First, a blog, and then, after realizing that a lot of other people share her story, she started working on a graphic novel.

    The outcome is a work of rage and despair as well as an ode to some beautiful memories of Nils, touched with humor –a way back into life.

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