Title Profile & Character Information

Stitches

Annotation
Finalist for the 2009 National Book Award and finalist for two 2010 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards: the prize-winning children's author depicts a childhood from hell in this searing yet redemptive graphic memoir.

Awards
2010  American Library Association Notable Books
2009  Publishers Weekly Best Books of the Year
2010  Alex Awards

GenreNonFiction
Graphic novel
Memoir
TopicsChildhood memories
Personal narratives
Family relationships
Childhood trauma
Cancer survivors
Artists