Pete & PicklesPhilomel Books 9780399250828 #ad - Sort of. And sledding down the Matterhorn. Pickles is larger than life and overflowing with imagination. At least, he was. Sort of. Pete goes along for the wild ride and actually begins to enjoy himself. Yet sometimes the simple life isn?t all it?s cracked up to be. Pete is a perfectly predictable, practical, uncomplicated pig.
Pete & Pickles #ad - Before a runaway circus elephant named Pickles stampeded into his life, needing a friend. Philomel Books. Until Pickles goes too far. She takes Pete swandiving off Niagara Falls. And pete tells her she must leave. Pulitzer prize?winning cartoonist Berkeley Breathed offers two new irresistible characters and a heartfelt, hilarious look at the rarity of true friendship.
Red Ranger Came CallingLittle, Brown Books for Young Readers #ad - Little brown Books for Young Readers. Philomel Books. This meeting triggers an emotional response within the self-absorbed Red and leads to the most remarkable bicycle ever delivered on Christmas morning. Using glowing, provocative text, hypnotic images and a funny, the narrator relives his father's most amazing childhood Christmas.
Red is far too "swanky a human being" to believe in santa Claus, but nevertheless he pays a visit to the aged island hermit, Lord Sander Clos, now living in lonely, rumored to be the legendary man himself, joyless retirement. This book represents Berkeley Breathed at the top of his form. A moody young boy living with his aunt on an island, his hero from the movie serials, "Red" Breathed sees himself as the "Red Ranger from Mars", and cannot picture life without the gift of a Red Ranger bicycle.
Edwurd Fudwupper Fibbed Big Storyopolis BooksLittle, Brown Books for Young Readers #ad - Little brown Books for Young Readers. Little brown Books for Young Readers. Fannie fudwupper's big brother, Edwurd, spends his time cooking up big fibs full of phooey and letting them rip. But one day, the air force, edwurd tells such a whopping lie that the army, and the dogcatcher are called to reverse the damage.
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The Bill the Cat Story: A Bloom County EpicPhilomel Books #ad - Little brown Books for Young Readers. Little brown Books for Young Readers. Bloom county's popularity soared, had millions of daily readers, it was soon syndicated nationally, and before long its creator was awarded a Pulitzer Prize. Philomel. Ack ack! the perfect gift for Bloomers old and new. An amazon best book of the year and ny times bestseller!almost thirty-five years ago Berkeley Breathed launched a little-known yet laugh-inducing comic strip called "Bloom County" that was full of characters who instantly entered the public consciousness--none more so than Opus the penguin and Bill the Cat.
It had simply ceased being fun for Berkeley Breathed. Now, more than twenty-five years after it ended, "Bloom County" has returned in full force and humor online, with an ever-growing fanbase every bit as zealous as it was in the strip's heyday. Then, nine years later, "Bloom County" sadly came to a close.
The Bill the Cat Story: A Bloom County Epic #ad - Bloom county" has never been more fun!praise for the Bill the Cat Story"The illustrations, a mixture of cartoons, and pencil sketches, eye-popping virtual paintings, will pull inquisitive audiences of all ages into the story. Booklist"Extravagantly rendered artwork in luscious color. Publishers Weekly Philomel Books.
For the comic's youngest fans, here is an all-new, and for those who never stopped wishing for its return, kid-friendly story for anyone who ever wanted to know the origin story of Bill the Cat. The pulitzer prize-winning creator of the hilarious "Bloom County" comic strip is back! To help celebrate, here is the first ever Bloom County picture book, featuring fan-favorite Bill the Cat in an origin story.
Goodnight OpusLittle, Brown #ad - Philomel Books. As he prepares to listen to his favorite bedtime story for the 210th time, Opus decides to change the ending, and he and a beast with taffy blue toes embark on an out-of-this-world adventure. Philomel. Little brown Books for Young Readers. Little brown Books for Young Readers.
The Last Basselope: One Ferocious StoryLittle Brown & Co #ad - The Last Basselope: One Ferocious Story #ad - In a second picture book by the author of a wish for Wings That Work, Opus and the gang from Bloom County venture into the woods to capture the dreaded basselope and discover something about the nature of self-invented boogeymen. Little brown Books for Young Readers. Little brown Books for Young Readers. Philomel Books.
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Flawed Dogs: the Novel: The Shocking Raid on WestminsterPuffin Books #ad - Sporting a soup ladle for a leg, sam befriends other abandoned dogs and journeys all the way to the Westminster Dog Show, where his plan for revenge on Cassius takes an unexpected turn when he and Heidy spot each other after years of being apart. Little brown Books for Young Readers. Pulitzer prize-winning berkeley breathed's first illustrated novel about a group of unlikely underdogs"Breathed, through words and lush illustrations, tells a story that will charm many readers.
The new york timessam the Lion is actually a priceless dachshund, bred to be a show dog. More important, he is Heidy's best friend, and she needs one like never before. Philomel Books. Philomel. Until the day sam is framed by the jealous poodle Cassius, and is cast out by Heidy's uncle, alone on the wild streets, where he is roughed up by a world he was not bred for.
Flawed Dogs: the Novel: The Shocking Raid on Westminster #ad - Living with her reclusive uncle is hard, but Sam has a way of making her feel soft and whole. Puffin. Little brown Books for Young Readers.
Flawed Dogs: The Year End Leftovers at the Piddleton "Last Chance" Dog PoundLittle, Brown Books for Young Readers #ad - Philomel Books. Little brown Books for Young Readers. Full color. Little brown Books for Young Readers. Philomel. Puffin. From the pulitzer prize-winning creator of "Bloom County" comes the annual catalog of the fictional "Last Chance" Dog Pound, riotously depicting imperfect dogs that are available for adoption.
Bloom County Episode XI: A New HopeIDW Publishing #ad - Featuring all your favorite characters: Opus, Bill the Cat, Steve Dallas, Milo, Cutter John, and many more. Bloom county has come home… and it’s about time! Philomel Books. Puffin. Philomel. Little brown Books for Young Readers. Opus awakens! in 2015, pulitzer prize-winning cartoonist berkeley breathed began without warning! producing ALL-NEW Bloom County strips―for the first time in more than 25 years! Breathed released the new Bloom County strips exclusively through his Facebook page, to the cheers of devoted and delighted fans everywhere.
These brand new strips have never before been available in print―until now! All the wit, charm and biting satire that are trademarks of Bloom County and Berkeley Breathed are clearly on display and evident in this handsome new volume. Little brown Books for Young Readers.
Bloom County: Best Read On The ThroneIDW Publishing #ad - Puffin. Philomel Books. Collecting year three of the bloom county relaunch begun in 2015! The stakes are higher, the punchlines are sharper, and the laughter is more desperate!Bloom County: Best Read On The Throne picks up right where the previous volume left off. Well, what was true then is even more true now!the residents of Bloom County are back to put their trademark tragi-comic spin on the horrors of the last year, so lock all your worries in the anxiety closet for a bit.
Bloom County: Best Read On The Throne #ad - When that book, bill the cat, brand spanking New Day, came out we said we needed Opus, and all their friends more than ever before. Little brown Books for Young Readers. Who knows? when you come back they may be just the tiniest bit funnier. Philomel. Little brown Books for Young Readers.