The Book of Memory Gaps by Cecilia Ruiz ISBN:9780399171932

Book of Memory Gaps by Cecilia Ruiz

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The Book of Memory Gapsis a collection of darkly humorous mini-stories that examine our curious and capricious unconscious.

Simon remembers every act of sin ever confessed to him. Pavel forgets what he has just played and rehearses the same melody over and over. Unable to recall faces, Veronika uses different perfumes to remember the ones he loves.The Book of Memory Gaps is a collection of darkly humorous mini-stories that examine our curious and capricious unconscious. With concise, lyrical prose and a discerning command of color, Cecilia Ruiz captures the delicate and fleeting nature of memory, as well as its immense power – after all, who would we be without it?

"A hauntingly witty, illustrated debut in the vein of Edward Gorey, that explores the power and mystery of human memory, by artist Cecilia Ruiz"–


About the Author: Cecilia Ruiz is an illustrator and graphic designer living and working in New York. She obtained a BFA in Graphic Design from Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City and a MFA in Illustration at the School of Visual Arts in New York City. This is her first book.

 

Additional information

Genre

Cartoons & comic strips

Readership Level

General (US: Trade)

ISBN

9780399171932

Date of Publication

10 Mar 2015

The Book of Memory Gaps by Cecilia Ruiz ISBN 9780399171932

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