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More Peanuts for your iPad

Following up on yesterday’s post about the iPad/iPhone version of A Charlie Brown Christmas, I thought I should note that there are now a number of Peanuts strip collections available for those devices, orderable through this app. At this point, it looks like there’s a couple 1950s books and a …

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An A Charlie Brown Christmas edition I can’t get

Is an ebook a book? That’s the question I’ll have to wrestle with as I try to maintain a complete collection of book adaptations of A Charlie Brown Christmas. There’s an ebook edition now, and it’s only available for the Nook, Barnes & Nobles e-book device. And hey, I have …

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Blanketing the world

Here’s a Peanuts-related book I’d not noticed before: Working for Peanuts: The Project Linus Story is the history of the Peanuts-inspired charity that provides security blankets to sick, traumatize, or otherwise in-need children. It’s written by Karen Loucks Rinedollar, founder of the group. If you want the book, click the …

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Les trésors, more Snoopy

Snoopy : Les trésors du chien le plus célèbre du monde. I didn’t even know this was coming out, but now it’s not just coming, it’s out! It’s my book The Peanuts Collection, but in French! (But to them, it’s about the Snoopy, not the Peanuts, I suppose.) Now to …

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Lucy Says cover

This is the cover to Lucy Says, the penultimate Wendy’s Kids Meal Under-3 Peanuts book. As suspected, it features the round-headed kid not at all. Rather, it’s full -on Queen Lucy, Stratocaster-shaped noggin, frilly dress, and all. Wendy’s has released this new batch of Kids Meal toys; if your local …

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Now shipping and now orderable

Now orderable: The Complete Peanuts 1983-1984, introduction by Leonard Maltin! Now shipping: A Charlie Brown Christmas: With Sound and Music, the non-Hallmark version of last year’s Hallmark version. I will be covering this as soon as I get it in my CBChristmas-greedy hands! Also, It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown …

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Look what I Looked and Found

It’s the It’s The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown Look and Find book! This one has been released through the bargain book system rather than through regular book distribution methods. Amazon doesn’t generally carry such books directly, although sometimes they have them listed for third-party sales., linked to above, carries …

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Complete Peanuts: Now Shipping

Now shipping is The Complete Peanuts volume 16, including all of the strips from 1981 and 1982, as well as the box set of volumes 15 and 16.

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Good riddance to bad bio

That plagiarized Schulz… excuse me, “Schultz” biography for the Kindle I complained about a few weeks back? It’s gone. If you try to go to the Amazon page which had it, you get an error. It hasn’t disappeared from the Kindles or hard disks of those of us who purchased …

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Inherited Peanuts gene

My son is 20 months old now, and generally hasn’t paid much attention to the TV. That’s starting to change, but still, most of the time if he’s in the room and the TV is on, he’s busy doing something else, often pestering someone to help him page through one …