"Heartbreaking memoir... Stark details...are married with warm, funny recollections of Jewish-Canadian life" (James Smart Guardian
"An extraordinarily moving and vivid account, in text and cartoon-style pictures, of the life and death of an Alzheimer's patient" (John Bayley, author of Iris)
"Brimming with humility and insight, Leavitt proves herself a skilled and unflinching memoirist. Her spare, evocative illustrations and the tender restraint of her prose will leave you breathless, heartbroken and profoundly grateful" (Nancy Lee, author of Dead Girls)
"Sarah Leavitt uses the medium of comics to tell her story with more economy and power than either words or pictures could muster by themselves. She brings a good eye for the telling detail -the small observations that reveal larger truths - to her memoir of a family in crisis. Tangles
is the work of a perceptive, creative, and honest storyteller" (Brian Fies, author of Mom's Cancer)
An extraordinarily moving and vivid account of the life and death of an Alzheimer's patient.