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The Bottomless Belly Button

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The Bottomless Belly Button

By Dash Shaw; Gary Groth (Editor); Jacob Covey (Designed by)

Fantagraphics Books, Paperback, 9781560979159, 720pp.

Publication Date: June 1, 2008

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Description
Bottomless Belly Button is a graphic novel comedy-drama that follows the dysfunctional adventures of the Loony Family. When the parents announce their divorce, the family comes together at their beach house for a week. Dennis, the eldest son, is having marriage troubles of his own, and searches for clues, trap doors, and secret tunnels. Claire, the middle child, is a single mother with a troubled 16-year-old daughter, Jill. The youngest child, Peter, is a hack filmmaker suffering from paralyzing insecurities who establishes an unorthodox romance with a mysterious day care counselor at the beach.
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