Ducks  


Ducks
Drawn and Quarterly | September 13, 2022 | 448 pages
ISBN: 9781770462892

Celebrated cartoonist Kate Beaton vividly presents the untold story of CanadaBefore there was Kate Beaton, New York Times bestselling cartoonist of Hark A Vagrant fame, there was Katie Beaton of the Cape Breton Beatons, specifically Mabou, a tight-knit seaside community where the lobster is as abundant as beaches, fiddles and gaelic folk songs. After university, Katie heads out west to take advantage of Alberta''s oil rush, part of the long tradition of East Coasters who seek gainful employment elsewhere when they can't find it in the homeland they love so much.