From Bloom County to Mars Coming in July
For all the comic strip lovers of Bloom County here is a little treasure for you. Looks like a great deal.
is known to comic-striplovers as the hilarious creator of Bloom County
and its quirkydenizens Opus, Bill the Cat Milo Bloom, Steve Dallas,
Cutter Johnand more. He is also renowned for his touching children's
bookslike Mars Needs Moms and Flawed Dogs. Earlierthis
year the Museum of Cartoon Art in San Francisco celebrated thejoy and
laughter this inventive and diverse creator has given us byputting on a
one man show of his work, both Bloom Countyand children's
books. Accompanying that exhibition was a lovely96-page catalog,
measuring 11 x 8.5 inches. The catalog showcased anumber of Breathed's Bloom County
strips, each shot fromthe original art, as well as a selection of his
children's bookillustrations. Additionally there are essay's and an
interview withBreathed. Now through special arrangement with the Cartoon
ArtMuseum and Berkeley Breathed, IDW is pleased to off this
lovelybook—and fine companion piece to the Bloom CountyLibrary—to the direct market.
NOTE: Supplies are limited and may need to be allocated!
TPB • Partial Color • $20.00 • 96 Pages •11” x 8.5” • ISBN: 978-1-61377-008-5