* COMPLETE PEANUTS IS A GO!
* MOTHER’S DAY? GOOD GRIEF!
* EASTON PRESS STRIKES AGAIN
COMPLETE PEANUTS IS A GO!
This is what everyone’s been asking for, begging for.
Now it’s happening.
THE COMPLETE PEANUTS, a set of books reprinting every
Peanuts newspaper strip.
The publisher is Fantagraphics, who has previously collected
such strips as Krazy Kat and Pogo.
It’s a series of 25 hardcovers, each covering two years
of the strip. All in black and white. $28.95 apiece, which
ain’t bad for a hardcover.
First one ships in April, 2004.
The books are being designed by the cartoonist Seth, probably
best known for his graphic novel It’s A Good Life If You Don’t
Weaken, which you can see at http://AAUGH.com/to.htm?189659770X
The vast majority of strips will be reprinted from clean
You can’t preorder them yet.
Believe me, when I have more news, I’ll get it to you. But I
knew you would want to hear this as soon as possible.
MOTHER’S DAY? GOOD GRIEF!
Okay, after that anything is going to be anticlimactic… but
as long as I’m sending out a newsletter, here comes another
kiddie book. GOOD GRIEF, IT’S MOTHER’S DAY! comes out in
April as well. $3.99. http://AAUGH.com/to.htm?0689865899
EASTON PRESS STRIKES AGAIN
Easton Press is doing it again, turning out high-priced deluxe
versions of Peanuts books. This time, it’s an $80 edition of
the strip collection PEANUTS 2000.
This is not available through AAUGH.com. If you want one,
That’s the news for now. Bet you’re glad to get it.
More news when I have it.