Synopses & Reviews
This book is the first collection of Johnny Ryan's weekly comic strip, , as seen in the pages of the magazine and elsewhere. is a four-panel gag strip in the tradition of , and , but with much more generous portions of piss, vomit, snot, farts, toe jam, b.o. and ear wax jokes. Blecky Yuckerella is the ugliest girl in the second grade, and the only one with three-day stubble. The strip's cast of characters also includes Blecky's Aunt Jiggles, her best friend Wedgie, Insanio the Cat, and many other absurdist goofballs, like Rich Bucksley (millionaire and "high class idiot"), Unitard (the last retarded unicorn), the pregnant babies ("we're guaranteed to blow your mind!"), and Quasimodo Rose (the hunchback porn star). This is Ryan's third book for Fantagraphics, collecting over 100 strips for the first time, and his unmistable blend of politically incorrect gags and social satire is as sharp as ever.
by Johnny Ryan
This is the first collection of Johnny Ryan's weekly comic strip, Blecky Yuckerella, collecting over 100 strips for the first time, filled with his unmistakable blend of politically incorrect gags and social satire.
Sure, she's smelly and gross, but she's got a heart of gold!
About the Author
Johnny Ryan lives in Los Angeles, CA, with his wife and his daughter, where he creates the ongoing Angry Youth Comix series. His books include The Comic Book Holocaust, Johnny Ryan’s XXX Scumbag Party, The Klassic Komics Klub, What’re You Lookin’ At?!, Portajohnny, two books (so far) in the Prison Pit series, and four books (Blecky Yuckerella, Back in Bleck, Comics Are for Idiots, "Fuc- --u, -ss --le") in the Blecky Yuckerella series.