Loverboys by Gilbert Hernandez

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Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Social life and customs,
  • Intergenerational relations,
  • City and town life,
  • Comic books, strips

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Statementstory & art by Gilbert Hernandez
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN6727.H477
The Physical Object
Pagination79 pages
Number of Pages79
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27166273M
ISBN 101616554789
ISBN 109781616554781
OCLC/WorldCa873985040

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2 vriendinnen met elk hun puber drama van gescheiden ouders tot jullie begrijpen ons nooit en we mogen nooit wat etc ontmoeten Mo, een schijnbaar charmante jongen die een oogje heeft op Lisa, Lisa laat zich snel inpalmen door Mo mede doordat ze zich thuis onbegrepen voelt, ook haar vriendin Kelly valt voor Mo maar die ziet meer in 4/4(75).

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