Calvin and Hobbes

Calvin and Hobbes

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The first book collection of the classic and beloved Calvin and Hobbes comic strip!

"Most people who write comic dialogue for minors demonstrate surprisingly little feel for--or faith in--the original source material, that is, childhood, in all its unfettered and winsome glory. It is in this respect that Bill Watterson has proved as unusual as his feckless creations, Calvin and Hobbes. Watterson is the reporter who's gotten it right; childhood as it actually is."--Garry Trudeau, from the Foreword

This is the first collection of the classic comic strip that features Calvin, a rambunctious 6-year-old boy, and his stuffed tiger, Hobbes, who comes charmingly to life. Filled with a mix of Watterson's standard and full-page Sunday strips, this collection is sure to please fans and newcomers alike.
Publisher: Kansas City, MO : Andrews and McMeel, c1987.
ISBN: 9780836220889
0836220889
Characteristics: 127 p. :,chiefly ill. ;,23 cm.
Alternative Title: Calvin and Hobbes (Comic strip)

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LolPianos
Nov 05, 2014

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jdiemom thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 9 and 18

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AwesomeNadja
Jul 31, 2017

I love Calvin and Hobbes. Always have. Calvin is relatable and SO FUNNY!!

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Chickenzilla
Mar 31, 2016

Calvin and Hobbes never ceases to have me in stitches!!

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Solito_
Mar 29, 2016

SO FUNNY!!!

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balkan1
Feb 17, 2016

Great book

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ewan243
Jun 18, 2015

Easy to read, fun to read.

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LolPianos
Nov 05, 2014

This book has a lesson in it, DON'T SMOKE, Calvin & Hobbes is certainly a well book for the vivid mind, this comedy is good for hours of laughs

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13matt
Aug 22, 2014

THIS IS SOOOOOO FUNNY X) :D

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jdiemom
Apr 14, 2014

Calvin and Hobbes is a great comedy

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jellyscript
Dec 02, 2012

does anyone notice how the style of drawing changes a little as you read the books in order?

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rtom77
Nov 24, 2012

I have LOVED Calvin and Hobbes all my life and I absolutely love them... Great reading material too! I remember asking my mom " what does this word mean " all the time! Great clasic and still funny today, If your looking for a good, funny and all ages friendly book... I believe you have come to the right place... :)

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