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A Secret History of Coffee, Coca & Cola

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A Secret History of Coffee, Coca & Cola

By Ricardo Cortes; Ricardo Cortes (Illustrator)

Akashic Books, Hardcover, 9781617751349, 50pp.

Publication Date: December 4, 2012

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Description

The cocreator of Go the Fuck to Sleep presents an illustrated history of the intermingling of Coffee, Coca-Cola, and Cocaine.



About the Author
Ricardo Cortes is best known for illustrating the number one "New York Times" best-selling "Go the Fuck to Sleep" and the G-rated follow-up "Seriously, Just Go to Sleep." Cortes first gained notoriety after his debut "It's Just a Plant: A Children's Book about Marijuana" sparked controversy from "The O'Reilly Factor" to Capitol Hill. He has illustrated books about electricity, the Jamaican bobsled team, and jury nullification; his work has been featured in "Vanity Fair," "Entertainment Weekly," "New York Post," "The Village Voice," "San Francisco Chronicle," and on CNN and FOX News. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.
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