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Novels by Monte Schulz

For those interested in the larger Schulz family: this December, Complete Peanuts publisher Fantagraphics will be offering Crossing Eden, collecting Schulz’s son Monte’s Jazz Age novel trilogy into a single volume.

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History is delayed

The next three Peanuts storybooks in the Great American Adventure line from the conservative imprint Little Patriot Press have been pushed back. These were supposed to ship in September, now not until next May. These books are: I Declare, Charlie Brown! looks at the founding of the country (“Declare” as in “Declaration …

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Many different Charlies Brown

Finally, we have  a cover for Peanuts: A Tribute to Charles M. Schulz, the book where various artists get to bring their own style to Peanuts. We also have a fuller artist list: Mike Allred, Art Baltazar, Paige Braddock, Megan Brennan, Frank Cammuso, Colleen Coover, Evan Dorkin, Chynna Flores, Julie Fujii, Shaenon …

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Peanuts Movie OGN is DOA

There was a book in the catalogs as Peanuts Movie OGN, indicating that a graphic novel would be hitting in August in the style of the movie. Well, the ISBN (an identification number) that was being used for that is now being used for September’s Where Beagles Dare graphic novel – which …

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Snoopy: Party Animal

Coming in March 2016 is Snoopy: Party Animal, which looks to be another in the AMP Comics For Kids full-color strip collections. And as long as I’m making a post: on Monday, I stopped by Snoopy’s Gallery & Gift Shop in Santa Rosa, and signed a dozen or so copies of The …

Animated Peanuts

Christmas comes at least twice this year

They’re now listing a paperback edition of the new book adaptation of A Charlie Brown Christmas that’s coming out this September (at first, they had listed only a Kindle edition.)  Couple that with the deluxe hardcover edition of an earlier adaptation which ships the same day, and that means at least two …

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Where Beagles Dare!

Looks like a new original graphic novel called Where Beagles Dare! is going to be hitting the market in September 15, which the publisher is promoting as being “in the same style we’ll see them on the silver screen”, but judging by the preview up at the Los Angeles Times website, the volume written …

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Volume 2 in this ABC series will be DEF!

Yadda yadda cover, yadda yadda November, yadda yadda My First Peanuts ABC board book.

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An apology

The blog’s been a little dry lately. Sure, I try to put up what I hope are interesting odd things like the piece on the person who provided Lucy’s drawing for Snoopy and “It Was a Dark and Stormy Night”, or yukking it up a bit about the plethora of the …

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Christmas cover

At right is the cover for The Peanuts Guide to Christmas, which is a British-only book coming out for this coming holiday season. And below is the cover for The Bumper Book of Peanuts, a 400 page collection of strips from the 1960s, 1970s, and 1980s.