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Rufus Marigold

Rufus Marigold

A graphic novel which examines the impact of Social Anxiety Disorder on an individual's life in a blackly humorous manner.

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ISBN 9780473448035
Published 8 March 2019 by Earths End Publishing
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Murray, R.
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Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9780473448035
ISBN-10 0473448033
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Earths End Publishing
Imprint Earths End Publishing
Publication Date 8 March 2019
International Publication Date 1 March 2019
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Murray, R.
Category Graphic Novels
Coping With Personal Problems
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 200
Dimensions Width: 160mm
Height: 216mm
Spine: 16mm
Weight 450g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Graphic Novels: Non-fiction & Literary
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 741.5993
Catalogue Code 968030

Description of this Book

Rufus Marigold is a primate with a problem. He suffers acutely from anxiety and every social encounter is a harrowing ordeal. A budding artist, Rufus spends his days working in an office.As life become increasingly more of a struggle, Rufus yearns to be defined as something other than an a complete nervous wreck. This volume collects and significantly expands upon the original web comic, resulting in a darkly hilarious yet moving account of living with anxiety.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review Ross has already built a remarkable body of work...His work is irresistible, accessible, powerful and sensitive, and Rufus Marigold is the highlight. Dylan Horrocks, Hicksville and the Magic Pen

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Author's Bio

Ross Murray is an illustrator based in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand. After studying graphic design he developed a diverse range of styles while working as an inhouse artist at an Auckland ad agency. These days he's most well-known for his colourful comic book-inspired artwork and his `vintage travel'-style illustrations, including covers and internal work for the ongoing Lonely Planet `EPIC' series. Ross is also a picture book author. `Rufus Marigold' is his first graphic novel. He spends most of his spare time trying to remember to breathe.

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