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MEMOIR

I’M SUPPOSED TO PROTECT YOU FROM ALL THIS

Nadja Spiegelman

Nadja Spiegelman has grown up in an exceptional family. Her father, Art, is the internationally renowned creator of Maus, the autobiographical comic that serialised his conversations with his father, a Polish Jew who survived the Holocaust. But in her first book, she turns the spotlight on her mother – a no less formidable presence – to try to get to the bottom of their complex and intense relationship. She soon finds that in order to understand her mother, she has to return to her grandmother, whose life on a houseboat in Paris is full of surprises. In the process, she discovers as much about the fallibility of memory as about the facts of her family history. Buried in this gorgeous memoir is a “coming out” story that will resonate with millennials.

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