It’s Only A Game now shipping

For those of you who aren’t into pre-ordering, It’s Only A Game (the collection of Charles Schulz’s lost syndicated comic series) is now available for immediate shipping, and at a healthy discount to boot.

And as a reminder, ordering stuff through these links is a great way to handle your gift-giving needs, particularly for people who do not live nearby. You can have your purchases shipped directly to the people you’re getting things to, and for an extra fee even have them gift-wrapped. I’m doing most of my giving this way this year. It lets me stay at home with my new baby rather than spending time trundling through the malls and then more time waiting in line at the post office. Hannukah is mere days away and Christmas is coming up before you know it!

And if you look at the links on the left column of, you’ll see that we now have links for Snoopywear and Peanuts Jewelry for your shopping needs. (And yes, once you click through from to Amazon, anything you order generates some money to help support, without costing you an extra cent.)

Classified Peanuts

If you’ve read a lot of Peanuts reprint books, you’ve probably at some point read the June, 1962 storyline where Linus’s blanket got turned into a kite, which in turn got carried away by the winds. You may even have seen this panel: That panel showed up the in the …

Why your shipments are rescheduled

If you pre-order books from Amazon like I do, you may recently have gotten some messages letting you know that the book has been rescheduled and will arrive later than originally planned. While this is something that always happens to some extent (planning for the future is an imperfect science), …

Free Comic Book Day this coming Saturday

Coming up this Saturday, August 14, 2021, you’ll be able to walk into most comic book stores in the US and Canada and walk out with free comic books. (There are some stores that don’t participate, and a few that require a purchase to get the free ones… but they …