Synopses & Reviews
The comic strip Zits
has become one of the most popular strips on the comics pages today. The humorous daily life of parents Connie and Walt Duncan and the teenager they own and operate, Jeremy, are presented as an open book for all to read in Zits Unzipped
. In this collection, creators Jerry Scott and Jim Borgman chronicle the life of 15-year-old Jeremy Duncan as if there were a camera following his every confused adolescent move. He has to be dragged out of bed at noon during summer vacation. He agonizes over and dissects every syllable of a cryptic exchange he's just had with his girlfriend, Sara. He almost bursts with the questions, concerns, and insecurities of teenagerhood, yet fends off every attempt by his mom to get him to talk with a standard "I dunno."
With its perfect blend of teenage reality and clever humor, Zits Unzipped delivers laughs for Zits' faithful readers and new fans alike.
Now in one sketchbook comes the newest collection of "Zits, " the appealing comic strip portraying the angst of being a 15-year-old male bursting with the questions, concerns, and insecurities of being a teen. Illustrations.
About the Author
Jerry Scott's work on Baby Blues
has delighted fans and wowed the cartooning world since he launched the strip with Rick Kirkman in 1990. Jerry, also the co-creator of the award-winning comic strip Zits
, lives in central coastal California.
Online: <>Co-creator Jim Borgman and his wife are the proud parents of five children. He has also won a Reuben Award and a Pulitzer Prize. Both he and Jerry have LOTS of experience with teenagers.