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Mid-Life by Joe Ollmann
  

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Mid-Life by Joe Ollmann

The story of a 40-year-old man, John, who becomes a father again with his much-younger second wife, which results in a slow, painful attack by flowered baby bags and front-facing baby carriers on his former virility and self-identity --Cover flap.

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Writer, artist, and panel grid addict Joe Ollmann serves up 170 pages
worth of hilarity, pain, and embarrassment that anyone who

's experienced (or is experiencing, God help them) the awkwardness and panic that comes with turning forty will relate to well. Funny drawings, too!

- PETER BAGGE, cartoonist of Hate

Writer, artist, and panel grid addict Joe Ollmann serves up 170 pages'
worth of hilarity, pain, and embarrassment that anyone who

's experienced (or is experiencing, God help them) the awkwardness and panic that comes with turning forty will relate to well. Funny drawings, too!

-- PETER BAGGE, cartoonist of Hate Writer, artist, and panel grid addict Joe Ollmann serves up 170 pages'
worth of hilarity, pain, and embarrassment that anyone who

's experienced (or is experiencing, God help them) the awkwardness and panic that comes with turning forty will relate to well. Funny drawings, too! PETER BAGGE, cartoonist of Hate

Writer, artist, and panel grid addict Joe Ollmann serves up 170 pages'
worth of hilarity, pain, and embarrassment that anyone who

's experienced (or is experiencing, God help them) the awkwardness and panic that comes with turning forty will relate to well. Funny drawings, too! --PETER BAGGE, cartoonist of Hate'


About the Author

Joe Ollmann lives in Montreal with his wife and children. He is the winner of the Doug Wright Award for best cartooning.

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Book Info

Publication date

11th March 2011

Author

Joe Ollmann

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Publisher

Drawn and Quarterly

Format

Paperback
184 pages

Categories

Graphic novels

ISBN

9781770460287

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