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Discount Peanuts cocoa

For about the next hour-and-a-half, Amazon has Peanuts Good Grief Cafe It’s the Great Pumpkin Halloween Orange Hot Chocolate on sale, 3 canisters for $13. I’ve no idea if that’s a particularly good deal; I just wanted an excuse to type the full name of it.

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More discount Peanuts, and, umm, Scott Pilgrim

Just found another Peanuts book on the discount list at BN — the hardcover edition of Peanuts Treasury for $5.99. This is in addition to the previously-mentioned Schulz & Peanuts for $2.99 and the Barnes & Noble hardcover edition of Peanuts: The Art of Charles M. Schulz for $6.99, and …

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Discounty Peanuts books (and more).

So, you kind of wanted to read the biography Schulz & Peanuts, but after hearing the controversy, you were wary of putting much money in the pockets of the writer and publisher? Well, here’s your chance to get it for very little — $2.99 for a copy from Barnes & …

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Cheap Great Pumpkin making-of book

Amazon has remaindered copies of It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown: The Making of a Television Classic for 75% off the cover price.

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Non-Peanuts discounts

This is a list I did up for an online discussion group, and figured I’d post it to the comics fans here as well. It’s a bunch of graphic novels and comics collections, mostly at $3.99 apiece (and that’s for hardcovers originally costing $19.99-$24.99). Really, that’s about a cost of …

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A foreign view of Schulz’s America

As a publisher, I’m being made happy by this article on the new French edition of Schulz’s Youth, which looks at this collection of Schulz’s Christian youth cartoons as window onto American religiosity. It’s an interesting outsider perspective on the work, and I look forward to seeing the response to …

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Oops, big savings and free shipping before Christmas!

I missed the fact that BN is claiming that (unlike Amazon), their free shipping will still get there before Christmas… making the bargain all the better. So in addition to getting Celebrating Peanuts for 57% off cover, you can get The Complete Calvin and Hobbes for 54% off, or even …

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Considering its rarity, it’s a good price.

If you head over to Amazon now, you can order a used copy of Peppermint Patty and Marcie for $266, plus shipping. Now that may sound like a lot of money, but consider this: as best as I can tell, this book was never published. This book was an odd …

Classic finds

Schulz bio covers

In my post the other day showing Schulz biographies reusing the same cover photos, I left out this pair, one an upcoming book, the other from 2001: But hey, as long as we’re doing Schulz biography covers, let’s take a look at a better-designed one for an upcoming volume: This …

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For the Snoopy bookmakers. Also, discount Willie & Joe

The latest addition to the AAUGH.com reference library isn’t a book. Well, not yet. Instead, it’s a book kit, a big fabric panel with pages and instructions. With a little cutting and a little sewing, I can make my own soft book. Or, I suppose, a really weird-looking shirt. (And …