Vegas sports books are closed, but now there’s Peanuts ones

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AAUGH Blog fan Scott pointed out to me that Costco now has an exclusive box set of Peanuts books. The boxed set Game Day contains four new Peanuts reprint books, each focused on sports. The books are

  • Baseball
  • Football & basketball
  • Tennis & golf
  • Hockey & ice skating

Over 800 pages total, in a slipcase, all published by Fantagraphics.

I stopped by my local Costco today. (They’re not handing out samples these days, and I ended up buying $250 worth of food. I guess that’s what happens when you shop hungry!) The didn’t have any copies, so I ordered them online. Costco is a membership-based club, so only Costco members can order.  I’ll let you know what I think of them once they arrive.

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Not authorized, but is it legal?

AAUGH Blog reader Debbie Anne pointed out to me the announcement of this curious upcoming volume, Charlie and Friends in Tip Top Comics – The Dell Series Reader Collection. This is a reprint of original Peanuts stories that appeared in the Tip Top series, and will be available in black-and-white …

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Get your BE MORE SNOOPY signed

Be More Snoopy is out today, and I’m already getting the “how can I get this signed?” query. Well, unsurprisingly, I have no signing tour on the schedule…. but all you have to do is email me your U.S. address, and I will email you a signed bookplate (that’s a …

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Review: Let’s Go to the Library!

The new “Ready-to-Read Level Two” storybook Let’s Go to the Library! is officially “by Charles M. Schulz, adapted by May Nakamura, illustrated by Robert Pope”, and it’s actually valid to call it an adaptation (which is not true of some of these storybooks.) This tale of Sally’s first trip to …