Kuidas elad, Ann?

"Kuidas elad, Ann?" Is a book written by an Estonian writer Aidi Vallik. It tells the story of a young girl discovering her mothers imperfections when finding her old diary and rebelling against her strict rules.

Illustrations are hand drawn with unipin markers.

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Smoking in the bushes
Smoking in the bushes

Ann and her questionable friend trying cigarettes.

Book cover
Book cover
Mothers nightgown
Mothers nightgown

Right before running away she takes a last sniff of her mothers smell on her nightgown.

Sauna party
Sauna party

Girls having a sauna party at a friend's country house.

Finding her mother's diary
Finding her mother's diary

Ann stands in shock while reading her mother's diary.

Reading the note
Reading the note

Ann sits alone in the kitchen eating ham sandwiches, drinking tea and reading a note her friend left behind.

Getting away
Getting away

Ann getting out of the bed after an older boy tried to have his way with her.