LADY DOLL - vol.1 (of 2) - "La Poupée Intime"
by Daniele Vessella & Beatrice Penco Sechi
hardcover, 48 pages, 32x24, french language
Editions Soleil, France 2010
The Pinocchio tale reversed within a dark and sweet victorian atmosphere.
Gaja speaks only with her dolls.
Due her deformed face, she's destined to be rejected by the world, by the other children as well as by her own father. The one and only person able to love and understand Gaja seems to be her mother, Claire. But Claire's health is so poor, and the woman relieves her suffering by a strange drug procured by her husband...