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Calvin and Hobbes

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Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

The first collection of the increasingly popular comic strip that features a rambunctious 6-year-old boy and his stuffed tiger who comes charmingly to life.

Synopsis:

"Most people who write comic dialogue for minors demonstrate surprisingly little feel for—or faith in—the original source material, that is, childhood, in all its unfettered and winsome glory. It is in this respect that Bill Watterson has proved as unusual as his feckless creations, Calvin and Hobbes. Watterson is the reporter who's gotten it right; childhood as it actually is."—Garry Trudeau, from the Foreword

This is the first collection of the popular comic strip that features Calvin, a rambunctious 6-year-old boy, and his stuffed tiger, Hobbes, who comes charmingly to life.

Synopsis:

 

Online:

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About the Author

Bill Watterson is the creator of Calvin and Hobbes, one of the most popular and well-regarded cartoon strips of the twentieth century. Calvin and Hobbes appeared in newspapers from November 1985 until Watterson's retirement in 1995.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780836220889
Foreword:
Trudeau, Garry
Publisher:
Andrews McMeel Publishing
Foreword by:
Trudeau, G. B.
Foreword:
Trudeau, G. B.
Foreword:
Trudeau, Garry
Author:
Watterson, Bill
Author:
Waterson, Bill
Location:
Kansas City Mo. :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Form - Cartoons & Comics
Subject:
Comic books, strips, etc.
Subject:
American wit and humor, pictorial
Subject:
Toys
Subject:
Cartoons and comics
Subject:
Tigers
Subject:
Comic books, strips, etc. -- United States.
Subject:
General Humor
Subject:
Comics & Cartoons
Subject:
Form - Comic Strips & Cartoons
Subject:
Humor : General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
B102
Series:
Calvin and Hobbes
Publication Date:
January 1987
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
9 x 8.5 in 10.64 oz

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Product details 128 pages Andrews McMeel Publishing - English 9780836220889 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , "Most people who write comic dialogue for minors demonstrate surprisingly little feel for—or faith in—the original source material, that is, childhood, in all its unfettered and winsome glory. It is in this respect that Bill Watterson has proved as unusual as his feckless creations, Calvin and Hobbes. Watterson is the reporter who's gotten it right; childhood as it actually is."—Garry Trudeau, from the Foreword

This is the first collection of the popular comic strip that features Calvin, a rambunctious 6-year-old boy, and his stuffed tiger, Hobbes, who comes charmingly to life.

"Synopsis" by ,  

Online:

gocomics.com/calvinandhobbes/

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