Strangers in Paradise Book 2: I Dream of You

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Abstract Studio, 1996 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 208 pages
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This is the extraordinary graphic novel taught in university classrooms across the nation as a leading example of contemporary literature. From its comic beginnings in the first book, SiP takes a dramatic turn in I Dream Of You. Katchoo returns from a mysterious three-month trip to Canada to find her trusted friend David and roommate Francine angry and demanding answers. But Katchoo can't tell Francine the truth: that she was once a highly paid call girl working for the wicked and powerful Darcy Parker. Now, after two years of hiding within Francine's quiet domestic life, Parker has found Katchoo and threatens to take away the one thing Katchoo holds most dear, the secret love of her life, Francine. In this touching story of unrequited love set against the backdrop of organized crime, writer/artist Terry Moore delivers an unforgettable love story that has become a graphic novel classic, winning the Eisner Award for Best Continuing Series.

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Review: Strangers in Paradise, Volume 2: I Dream of You (Strangers in Paradise Trade Paperbacks #2)

User Review  - Krystl Louwagie - Goodreads

Wow, what a dramatic improvement over the first volume. The first volume was too over the top and unrealistic. This volume had so much more heart and believe ability. I loved these characters, I felt ... Read full review

Review: Strangers in Paradise, Volume 2: I Dream of You (Strangers in Paradise Trade Paperbacks #2)

User Review  - Vicky - Goodreads

Volume 2 didn't have the same pull for me as Volume 1 and I think it was a bit over the top. One of the things I liked about Volume 1 was that it was about two normal girls and their daily lives ... Read full review

About the author (1996)

Terry Moore began writing and drawing his award winning comic book series "Strangers In Paradise" in the fall of 1993. Since then he has produced over 75 issues of the true to life saga featuring Francine and Katchoo. Except for the first 3 issues with Antarctic Press and a brief run with Homage Comics, Terry has self-published every issue of SiP under his own imprint, Abstract Studio. Today SiP is available in 8 languages and is one of the strongest selling comic book titles in trade paperback format, with 12 books collecting the romantic saga to date. SiP has won many awards worldwide, including the Eisner Award for Best Continuing Series and the GLAAD Media Awards for Best Comic Book.

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