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Essex County

Lemire, Jeff (Book - 2007 )
Essex County

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Xeric Award-winning cartoonist Jeff Lemire (Lost Dogs) illustrates the tale of Lester, an orphaned 10-year-old who goes to live on his Uncle's farm. Their relationship grows increasingly strained and Lester befriends the town's gas station owner, and damaged former hockey star Jimmy Lebeuf. The two escape into a private fantasy world of super-heroes, alien invaders and good old-fashioned pond Hockey. Tales from the Farm is the first volume in a trilogy of graphic novels set in a fictionalized version of Lemire's hometown of Essex County, Ontario.
Authors: Lemire, Jeff
Title: Essex County
Publisher: Atlanta : Top Shelf Productions, c2007.
Characteristics: 3 v. :,ill. ;,23 cm.
Contents: Vol. 1. Tales from the farm
v. 2. Ghost stories
v. 3. The country nurse.
Local Note: Accelerated Reader AR 19 10005
ISBN: 9781891830884
Statement of Responsibility: by Jeff Lemire
Study Program: Accelerated Reader AR UG 1.9 0.5 Quiz: 122764.
Subject Headings: Orphans Comic books, strips, etc. Family farms Ontario Essex (County) Comic books, strips, etc. Essex (Ont. : County) Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre/Form: Graphic novels.
Topical Term: Orphans
Family farms
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