Drinking at the Movies by Julia Wertz

Drinking at the Movies BY Julia Wertz. Three Rivers Press. Paperback, 192 pages. $15.
The cover of Drinking at the Movies

"On the day I turned twenty-five," Julia Wertz tells us at the beginning of "Drinking at the Movies," her charming graphic memoir, "I came to consciousness at 3 a.m. in a twenty-four-hour Laundromat in Brooklyn, New York, eating Cracker Jacks in my pajamas. … To understand how I got there, we need to go back one year… "