David Heatley - My Brain Is Hanging Upside Down: (Hardback) 9780224085380

David Heatley - My Brain Is Hanging Upside Down: (Hardback) 9780224085380 Books
Format:
Title: My Brain Is Hanging Upside Down

Title: My Brain Is Hanging Upside Down
Author: David Heatley
Series:
Description:

What if you wrote and drew a comic strip that honestly depicted every sexual experience you ever had, from junior school (don't ask) to last week (ditto)? It would force you to re-examine your life in ways that would make your shrink blush. In 2004 that's exactly what David Heatley did, and called it (what else) 'My Sexual History'. It originally appeared in an obscure comics anthology called Kramer's Ergot, which was nevertheless given a starred review by Publisher's Weekly, which singled out the strip and remarked that it was 'page after page of tiny, crudely rendered but wincingly remembered incidents'.

And what else to follow that up with than 'Black History', which chronicles every African-American he ever encountered, whether it was Lennie from daycare who taught him the N-word, or the artist's impressions of Michael Jackson's Thriller. All of it rendered in, um, black and white.

So make no mistake -- David Heatley is anything but withholding. Quite the opposite. But the great surprise is that he's not simply playing for shock effect either. He's just trying to tell you what happened as succinctly and colourfully as he can, whether it was in a dream or at a game of group Strip Pig in his friend's basement. Which ended in a sort of awkward, slow-motion orgy. These things happen.

My Brain Is Hanging Upside Down (which gleans its title from the refrain of a song by the Ramones, FYI) marks the start of a brilliant cartooning career.


Age Suitability:
Publisher & Imprint: Random House / Jonathan Cape
Publication Date: 02/10/2008
Format: Hardback
Number of Pages: 128
ISBN: 9780224085380
Show more Show less

Pegi Rating:

Suitable for people aged TBD and over.

Genre

TBD

Customer Rating:

No rating yet

SKU:

619327-product

We offer FREE delivery on all UK orders, plus competitive postage costs on EU and international shipping on orders fulfilled by GAME.

Delivery type Delivery Time Cost
UK orders up to £74.99 (Royal Mail 2nd Class) 2 to 3 working days FREE
UK orders £75 - £149.99 (Hermes Tracked) 2 to 3 working days FREE
UK orders over £150 (DPD Tracked) 1 working day FREE
UK all Preorders (Royal Mail 1st Class) 1 to 2 working days FREE
UK orders 1st Class (Paid Upgrade - Royal Mail 1st Class) 1 to 2 working days £0.50 per order
Next Day (pre 10am* - DPD Tracked) 1 working day** £11.95 per order
Next Day (pre 12pm* - DPD Tracked) 1 working day** £5.95 per order
UK orders Express (Paid Upgrade - DPD Tracked) 1 working day £3.95 per order
UK orders Saturday (Paid Upgrade - DPD Tracked) Order between Thursday 3.30pm and Friday 3pm £9.00 per order
UK orders Sunday (Paid Upgrade - DPD Tracked) Order between Thursday 3.30pm and Friday 3pm £9.00 per order
Click & Reserve (Order online, pick up in store) 2 hours from order FREE
Click & Collect (Order and Pay online, delivered to store) 1 to 2 working days FREE
Order in Store (Home or Store Delivery) 2 to 3 working days FREE
For items ordered from Marketplace sellers, please refer to their specific delivery types, times and cost

Order before 3pm for same day dispatch. Monday to Friday, except on Bank Holidays. Order after 3pm Friday to 1pm Sunday for Sunday despatch (DPD & Click & Collect>£100 only) except on Bank Holidays, where the order will be dispatched on the next working day.
Digital purchases are excluded from the total order value.
All delivery times are estimated lead times and are not guaranteed

Working day definition: Monday-Friday (Excludes Weekends and Bank Holidays)

To see all of our delivery options click here

Sign up for a GAME Reward Account online for FREE, via the GAME App or in your local store.
Earn points whenever you trade-in or buy at GAME. Use your points to save on the stuff you want in-store.

2% points back

2% points back

On all purchases

1% points back for any game traded in

1% points back

For any game traded in

Extra Points

Earn accolades to

Unlock extra points

Join Today - 12 Months for £36


Join GAME elite today and earn up to five times more Reward points with GAME Elite - Our new and exclusive membership service from GAME. With extra points and more cash to spend, this deal is seriously on point.

Our promise to you - you can’t lose – join today and if you receive less points back from purchases than the fee you have paid for your membership for 12 months, we will give you the difference back in points.

Receive exclusive deals and offers and we will even send you a gift around your birthday.


Key Benefits:
  • 10% points back on all physical games, merchandise and accessories
  • 4% points back on all consoles, PC, VR, phones and tablets
  • 2% points back on trade-in and digital
  • Exclusive deals and offers
  • Birthday gift
  • Our promise to you – you can’t lose


    Terms and conditions apply

    Please note: You will not receive Reward points for your purchase of GAME Elite Membership

  • More buying choices from

    Price Condition Seller info  
    read more
    Items Sold:
     
    Seller delivery details