Checked Out by Katie Fricas is a D+Q Work In Progress. Coming in 2023, Checked Out follows a queer cartoonist and library worker in the search for love online, artistic validation in New York City, and the perfect book. Acquiring Editor Tracy Hurren.
Katie Fricas is a cartoonist and library worker in New York City. Her comics have been published in the New York Times Book Review, The New Yorker, Los Angeles Review of Books, The Guardian, as well as in the Eisner Award-winning anthology Drawing Power: Women’s Stories of Sexual Violence, Harassment, and Survival, edited by Diane Noomin.
Work in Progress is a new D+Q series to offer a sneak peek into upcoming, not-yet-announced, or previously not scheduled books. Check back often!