Tuesday February 25, 2020

Biting, bittersweet take on love in the overshared age

Art/humour: Love Sick. By Jessie Cave. Ebury Press, €13. Reviewed by Nadine O’Regan

Nadine O’Regan

Arts Editor and Columnist

5th July, 2015

Finding love is never easy – and in an age of social networking and chronic oversharing, it’s fraught with new kinds of complications, a lot illustrator and author Jessie Cave explores to warmly comic and bittersweet effect in her new book of self-described ‘doodles’.

A small-scale affair designed to be read in a lunch hour, Love Sick was conceived after Cave resolved in 2010 to create a cartoon every day to...

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