Discounting Charlie Brown’s politics

While Amazon is still listing Charlie Brown’s America at full cover price for preorder, the publisher is offering a discount on copies ordered from them…. if you have the secret discount code. Which I have now swiped from them, as part of my secret plans to cost them money and …


Fantagraphics discount weekend

Fantagraphics (publisher of The Complete Peanuts and Peanuts Every Sunday, as well as many other fine books both Peanuts and non) is running a deal this weekend – for every $50 worth of books you order from them, you get a credit for $50 on a future order. Details here.


Peanuts book bargains

A couple folks have pointed me to good discounts lately that I really should have reported… but here’s a couple that I’m reporting now. Barnes & Noble has one of those big beautiful hardcovers reprinting Peanuts Sundays in full color – the Peanuts Every Sunday series – for just $15, …


Discount caring

Kohl’s is dumping the remaining copies of their  stuffed-Snoopy-and-a-book-adaptation-of-A-Charlie-Brown-Christmas bundle for half off. That’s a $9 item cut down to $4.50, with free shipping if you order at least $75 worth of stuff — and hey, seventeen stuffed Snoopies might be a good thing to have, should Christmas ever come …


Popup Markdown!

I’m not sure how long this will last, but at the moment Amazon has the lovely A Charlie Brown Christmas Pop-up Edition for $14.99, half off the cover price. So if you didn’t get it under your tree, here’s your chance!


Costco Pop-up available

Just a quick note that, unlike some Costco Peanuts books, the slipcased edition of this year’s A Charlie Brown Christmas pop-up book is available for mail order. You still have to be a Costco member, but it’s $24.99 including shipping, a good price.

Animated Peanuts

sale on Blu-ray set

As part of their Black Friday/Cyber Monday/Buy Lots Of Stuff Novedecember/Whatever promotion, Amazon currently has Peanuts 70th Anniversary Holiday Collection Limited Edition, a Blu-ray set with some new commentary tracks, for $39.99 (off of a $99.99 list.) This set comes with a Snoopy figure and, more vitally for this blog, …


The Eternal Questions

Some holidays have questions attached. For example, the seder, the traditional meal ceremony that begins the Jewish holiday of Passover, features a quarter of questions built around the theme of “why is this night different from all other nights?” Valentine’s Day has “Do you love me?” April Fool’s Day has …


another free Peanuts e-book

You can get a free PDF e-book copy of the full-color strip collection Snoopy: Party Animal just for signing up for the AMP Kids (that’s the publisher) newsletter, courtesy of the publisher and the Schulz Museum! Go here.

Classic finds

A free Peanuts book to go grab

The fine folks at the currently closed Charles M. Schulz Museum have up a nice page with a few resources for those of you with kids – some at-home learning tools, a couple of activities. And in the midst of this they have Snoopy’s Daily Dozen, which was a collection of …