Marisa Acocella Marchetto

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Marisa Acocella Marchetto is a cartoonist for The New Yorker whose work has appeared in The New York Times; Glamour; and O, The Oprah Magazine, among other publications. She is the author of The New York Times bestselling graphic novel Ann Tenna (Knopf), Cancer Vixen (Knopf), and Just Who the Hell Is She Anyway? (Crown). Her graphic memoir Cancer Vixen was named one of Time’s top ten graphic memoirs, and a finalist for the National Cartoonists Society Graphic Novel of the Year. A founder and chair of the Marisa Acocella Marchetto Foundation at Mount Sinai Beth Israel Comprehensive Cancer Center and the Dubin Breast Center at Mount Sinai, she lives in New York City.

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Cancer Vixen

3.72 avg rating — 1,336 ratings — published 2006 — 13 editions
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Ann Tenna

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Ann Tenna by Marisa Acocella Marchetto
"Ann Tenna has a lot going for her. She’s the founder, chief editor, and head columnist of Eyemauler, a gossip website based in New York City. Her fiancé Zim is the celebrity photographer for Eyemauler too. (What a match made in Heaven.) She has a..." Read more of this review »
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Cancer Vixen by Marisa Acocella Marchetto
"Thank You to Jean, (Goodreads friend), for recommending this book!

Marisa Acocella Marchetto is a graphic cartoonist artist....and Cancer Survivor.

In this true story Marisa says..."Cancer, I Am Going To Kick Your Butt".

With humor, warmth, colorfu..." Read more of this review »
Ann Tenna by Marisa Acocella Marchetto
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Can i just say OH....MY....GAWD and leave it at that?
I could....but i won't. A story in illustrated form that is funny, fast, real, and yes, i will use that over-used phrase...thought provoking!
Even if you take a glance and think, aw its not for..." Read more of this review »
" Jacki wrote: "Huge fan of graphic novels - I have a lot of options for this week. I decided to go with Ann Tenna as it was my most recently purchased ...more "
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