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Dear Scarlet : the story of my postpartum depression / Teresa Wong.

Wong, Teresa, 1976- (author,, artist.).
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Location: Fennell STACKS RG852 .W66 2019
Barcode: 30731101233793
Status: Available

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  • ISBN: 9781551527659
  • ISBN: 1551527650
  • Physical Description: 117 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Vancouver, BC : Arsenal Pulp Press, [2019]

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"In this intimate and moving graphic memoir, Teresa Wong writes and illustrates the story of her struggle with postpartum depression in the form of a letter to her daughter Scarlet. Equal parts heartbreaking and funny, Dear Scarlet perfectly captures the quiet desperation of those suffering from PPD and the profound feelings of inadequacy and loss. As Teresa grapples with her fears and anxieties and grasps at potential remedies, coping mechanisms, and her mother's Chinese elixirs, we come to understand one woman's battle against the cruel dynamics of postpartum depression. Dear Scarlet is a poignant and deeply personal journey through the complexities of new motherhood, offering hope to those affected by PPD, as well as reassurance that they are not alone"--Provided by publisher.
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cc 2019-08-07 JV
Subject: Wong, Teresa, 1976- > Comic books, strips, etc.
Wong, Teresa, 1976- > Health > Comic books, strips, etc.
Postpartum depression > Comic books, strips, etc.
Postpartum depression > Patients > Canada > Biography > Comic books, strips, etc.
Mothers > Canada > Biography > Comic books, strips, etc.
Motherhood > Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre: Graphic books.
Graphic novels.