Good-bye, Chunky Rice

Good-bye, Chunky Rice

Book - 2002
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Diamond Comics Distributors
This stunning book-length debut is a quiet picture novella of a small turtle, Chunky Rice, leaving his home and his mouse friend, Dandel. A Dr. Seussian cast of colorful characters and lush cartoon-y brushwork shape this into a charming, profound tale of loneliness, loss, and undying friendship.

Baker & Taylor
Chunky Rice, a small turtle, embarks on an ocean voyage, where he meets a shady skipper and conjoined twins, Ruth and Livonia,, but he also leaves behind his girlfriend Dandel, who sends him letters in a bottle.

Publisher: Marietta, Ga. : Top Shelf Productions, 2002
ISBN: 1891830090
Branch Call Number: Fiction Thompson TEEN
Characteristics: ca. 128 p. : chiefly ill. ; 23 cm
Alternative Title: Goodbye, Chunky Rice


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Stader Mar 15, 2014

Such a fantastic graphic novel. Highly recommended. This book perfectly captures a feeling that I can't even quite describe in a word, but something of the way your heart hurts from longing and missing another. Get your tissues ready.

sit_walk Feb 06, 2010

A sweet book, good for adult and younger readers.


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Oct 15, 2014

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