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Baby Blues Scrapbook #0006: Night of the Living Dad

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Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

  "Baby Blues us one of the truest and funniest accounts of raising a baby ever to grace the comics page." —Lynn Johnston, creator of For Better or For Worse

  Now that Wanda and Darryl are pregnant again, the doting parents will be getting the baby clothes out of the attic, preparing Zoe to be a big sister, and just trying to cope with it all!

  In Night of the Living Dad from Rick Kirkman and Jerry Scott, the MacPhersons deliver humor at its family-oriented best. Juggling the demands of job, home, and a baby on the way, the fatigued Wanda and Darryl have the added challenge of Zoe as she becomes a mobile toddler. She walks, she talks, and she's obsessed with the Whistling Monkey Cowboy Band!

  Like the millions of new parents who have embraced this engaging strip, the MacPhersons have found parenthood both fulfilling and frustrating. Exhausted parents everywhere are enthralled with this on-the-go couple who manage their careers and child-rearing. Mothers love Baby Blues because they know all too well how Wanda's days have changed, from career woman to Mom, especially as she prepares to add another bundle of joy to the MacPhersons' already busy household. Dads nod in recognition as Darryl tries to help out and hold down a demanding job. Everyone cherishes little Zoe for making adorable even the most exasperating childhood antics.

  Artist Kirkman and writer Scott obviously know about parenting. You can see it in every installment of the clever, true-to-life strip they create, from accidentally losing Zoe at the mall, to listening in on baby monitors with crossed signals.

About the Author

Rick Kirkman of Phoenix, Ariz., and Jerry Scott of San Luis Obispo, Calif., launched Baby Blues in 1990 and have spent the years since getting the strip "just right." Jerry also writes the award-winning comic strip Zits and has received a Reuben Award for Outstanding Cartoonist of the Year by the National Cartoonist Society.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780836213102
Subtitle:
Baby Blues Scrapbook No. 6
With:
Scott, Jerry
Author:
Kirkman, Rick
Author:
Kirkman
Author:
Scott, Jerry
Publisher:
Andrews McMeel Publishing
Location:
Kansas City :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Form - Cartoons & Comics
Subject:
Comic books, strips, etc.
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Personal & Practical Guides
Subject:
Fathers
Subject:
Fatherhood
Subject:
Comic books, strips, etc. -- United States.
Subject:
Baby blues
Subject:
General Humor
Subject:
Comics & Cartoons
Subject:
Form - Comic Strips & Cartoons
Subject:
Humor-Cartoon Comics
Copyright:
Edition Description:
B101
Series:
Baby Blues Scrapbook
Series Volume:
0006
Publication Date:
March 1996
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
9 x 8.5 in 9.52 oz

Related Subjects

Arts and Entertainment » Humor » Cartoons » Comics
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Arts and Entertainment » Humor » General
Children's » Comics and Graphic Novels » Comics

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