Calling Dr. Laura: A Graphic Memoir, by Georges, Nicole
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- ISBN: 9780547615592 | 0547615590
- Cover: Paperback
- Copyright: 1/22/2013
When Nicole Georges was two years old, her mother told her that her father was dead. When she was twenty-three, a psychic told her he was alive. Her half-sister, saddled with guilt, admits that the psychic is right and that the whole family has conspired to keep him a secret. Sent into a tailspin about her identity, Nicole turns to radio talk-show host Dr. Laura Schlessinger for advice. Packed cover-to-cover with heartfelt and disarming black-and-white illustrations, Calling Dr. Laura tells the story of what happens to you when you are raised in a house filled with dysfunction and deceit, and what happens to your brain (and heart) after you leave. Part coming-of-age and part coming-out story, Calling Dr. Laura marks the arrival of an exciting and winning new voice in graphic literature.