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German Peanuts essays

Coming soon for your Kindle is Peanuts. 100 Seiten, a look at how Peanuts reflected American society and the life of Schulz himself. Written by German essayist Joachim Kalka,  has taken the radical step of writing all the text in German, which pretty much locks me out (meine deutch ist sehr …

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Snoopy’s typewriter has emojis!

Here’s the released cover to the upcoming book announced as Charles M. Schulz’ Snoopy, although as with the Charlie Brown book, that possessive is not to be seen. It’s a collection of Snoopy-oriented stories from the Kaboom! Peanuts comic book series.

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Babboo denial

An upcoming volume in the AMP Comics For Kids series of color strip reprints is Linus: I’m Not Your Sweet Babboo!, coming in March… and with it, apparently a change from being the “AMP Comics For Kids” line to being “Peanuts Kids”.

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Charlie Brown cover

This is the announced cover for next March’s collection of stories from the recent Peanuts comic book series. The book has been announced as “Charles M. Schulz’ Charlie Brown,” although this cover does not reflect that possessive. Also curious: the product details at Amazon list includes: Publisher: KaBOOM!; Not for Online …

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Cover for the new George Orwell/Charles Schulz classic

Oooh, I like this cover for the upcoming storybook You’re A Big Brother, Charlie Brown! Ships in February.

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Oh, so that’s whose dog Snoopy is!

During my brief journey to Comic-Con this weekend, I didn’t get a chance to talk to any of the Boom! Studio folks and figure out what their Peanuts plans are. However, it looks like those plans start this year, not next, as a November 2017 release date has now been …

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Ah, THAT’s what that book is

I got a tad more information on the book Charles M. Schulz’ Charlie Brown that’s coming from Kaboom! next March. It’s another collection of stories from the Kaboom! Peanuts comics… but not a collection of previously-uncollected stories. Instead, it’s “best of” collection focused on stories about the round-headed kid. This 96 …

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Peanuts Guides to Life

It looks like Running Press is going full in on bringing the UK strip reprint series Peanuts Guide to Life over into the US. Having already announced their edition of The Peanuts Guide to Christmas for October, I now see that they’re bring both The Philosophy of Snoopy and The Wisdom …

Comic book Peanuts

When things I thought weren’t going to happen happen

It had been so long since the most recent trade paperback volume collecting the Kaboom! Peanuts comic book stories that I was assuming they’d lost either the rights or the will to reprint the remaining issues, an assumption backed by the fact that Kaboom! no longer lists any Peanuts product on …

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Count the differences!

You know those puzzles where you have to find the differences between two very similar pictures? Well, at left is the cover for the upcoming book It’s Hockey Time, Franklin! as I got it from the publisher’s website a couple weeks back, and at the right is the cover as it …