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Drama Queens Book Ñ Download Í At the book fair in Rimouski a woman picked up my first book to read the back cover She put it back down avoiding my eyes It's heavy cancer and death and all that I wish books were interactive Like video game controllers They could vibrate at the end of each chapter But that's not how life works I wonder what death At the book fair in Rimouski a woman picked up my first book to read the back cover She put it back down avoiding my eyes It's heavy cancer and death and all that I wish books were interactive Like video game controllers They could vibrate at the end of each chapter But that's not how life works I wonder what death is like Do you vibrate? Do the words GAME OVER appear?In 2012 Vickie Gendreau was diagnosed with a brain tumour and wrote a book narrating her own death Testament could have been G Bien ue j'ai parfois souvent? eu de la difficulté à me retrouver dans la narration j'ai beaucoup apprécié ce récit senti écrit sans gêne Une opinion sincère uoiue très tranchante et négative Un récit sur la maladie dans leuel on ne tente pas de nous amadouer avec la pensée positive

Vickie Gendreau ´ Drama Queens Epub

Endreau's first and only novel but she kept writing furiously until the very endPublished posthumously after Gendreau's death in 2013 at age 24 Drama ueens continues her exploration of illness and death that began in Testament but with even greater urgency and audacity In her singular voice Gendreau mixes genres and forms moving from art installations to fantastical little films to poetry returning again and again to a deeply raw and unflinching narrative of her increasingly difficult daysWit I heard the translator read a section of this book at a BookHug event the publisher of Drama ueens and I loved the tone funny confrontational jumping from one form to another one character to another all somehow while keeping the book a whole It's unbelievably brave I thought and after reading the book I think Vicki Gendreau would have hated that Her voice was so strong it kept talking in my head after the book was done Saying Fuck brave Fuck cancer Let's fuck one last time before it's all over And then maybe grab a bite to eat have a smoke and talk art Hats off to Aimee Wall for a stunning translation

Reader ß Drama Queens ´ Vickie Gendreau

Drama Queens H rage dark humour and boundless spirit and imagination Drama ueens translated by Aimee Wall records the daily life of a young woman living with a failing body the end in sight and still so much to sayPraise for Testament In addition to confronting her own imminent mortality Gendreau takes determined ownership of her legacy uill and uireThe journey through the end of Gendreau's life and beyond remains delicate introspective and wholly unusual It is a literary trip worth taking Publishers Week Histoire trop décousu