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Top Shelf Productions, 2012 - Comic books, strips, etc
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"You can open to any page and find something unusually bare and honest about these stories. They're surprising, even though half the moments in the book are ones you've probably experienced yourself. Hard trick to pull off." -- Ira Glass, host and producer of public radio's This American Life "Funny, sad, and a little embarrassing, Jeff Brown . . . delivers the look at real life that other forms of 'reality' entertainment falsely promise."-- Andrew Arnold, Time Clumsy is Jeffrey Brown's debut work; a book praised by Chris Ware and hailed by James Kochalka as his "favorite graphic novel ever."Clumsy is the bittersweet story of a year-long, long-distance relationship, told through snippets of everyday life, drawn in a simple and elegantly awkward style that heightens the emotional impact and leaves you reminiscing about your own past love affairs. It also has a lot of sex.

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minor spoilers** All cute beginning of a love story. - Goodreads
Not all stories have happy endings. - Goodreads
... very simple illustrations, but still, cute. - Goodreads
If you're looking for sex scenes, there's an overload - Goodreads
Take your long distance love story and shove it. - Goodreads
It's a basic love story, man meets girl, - Goodreads

Review: Clumsy (The Girlfriend Trilogy #1)

User Review  - Lauren - Goodreads

So simple and relatable account of a one year relationship the author had. Without ever having an overt narrative voice, Brown says so much through his images and few words. Absolutely beautiful. Read full review

Review: Clumsy (The Girlfriend Trilogy #1)

User Review  - Liz Yerby - Goodreads

love stories but in the painful cute way like dude we get it you're needy and in lurve. the drawings are hella charming but the lettering is so messy. makes me want to check out his other stuff Read full review

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