By Charlyne Yi

From actress, comic, musician, and author Charlyne Yi comes this choice of illustrated, interconnected brief tales and anecdotes that blends comedy, really good adventures, and a typhoon of emotions that might make you must chuckle and cry on the comparable time—reminiscent of the works of Demetri Martin, Shel Silverstein and John Cassavetes.

Charlyne Yi takes readers from a sky choked with vengeful clouds to the depths of a frog's abdominal, and to Hell and back—literally—in this selection of brief tales that showcases her specific style.
Equal elements whimsical, hilarious, heartbreaking, and terrifying, those brief stories—both written and illustrated via Charlyne—can be learn individually, yet are hooked up thematically following the problems of affection at each age:

• Forgive Me: What occurs whilst the tiniest boy of all time is the single factor status among the world's greatest child and an indignant mob? Who might ever love anything so small? Or so big?
• She's All Legs: during this highly spiced, action-packed romance, Agatha, a girl who's actually simply legs and a head, makes a decision to seek down and kill the satan himself. alongside the way in which she meets

Cassady, an Elvis impersonator together with his personal, mysterious gripe with the darkish Lord.
Short, one-page anecdotes, poems, reflections, and imagery also are included.
Strange, heartfelt, and beautiful, Oh the Moon indicates you're keen on within the means that purely Charlyne Yi's marvelous, witty brain can.

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This stems from the fact that they are difficult to produce but easy to reproduce. It applies in particular for scientific achievements. A mathematical theorem, once needing the genius of an Euler or a Gauss for discovery and proof, can later be reproved by every college student. As we will see, there has been a lot of theft of ideas over the ages, and a tendency to keep disembodied ideas in secrecy. In the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries musical ideas were reused not only by the proper composers themselves, but by colleagues as well, sometimes without any indication of origin.

2 21 Paris and Vienna A complete transformation of Paris during Napoleon III, was worked out by his city planner baron Georges-Eugène Haussmann, who built all these straight boulevards, cutting through the medieval criss cross of old streets and houses. It has been argued that the reason was to keep riotous masses of people under control through facilitating the use of artillery, though this is by no means certain. True is, however, that this was the most merciless violence ever done to an old city.

Sainte Colombe became aware of the facts and took precautions not to being heard by his pupil again”. This feather of an anecdote was, by the way, some years ago used in the successful movie “Tous les matins du monde” to reconstruct an entire poultry farm. 4 Mozart We could also cite from Mozart’s letters: Concerning his piano concerto in E-flat (KV 449), lent to his father Leopold, which he wanted back, he writes in May 1784: “I will be pleased to have patience until I get it back - provided it does not come in the hands of anybody.

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