Cul de Sac Golden Treasury: A Keepsake Garland of Classics (Google eBook)

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Andrews McMeel Publishing, Sep 14, 2010 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 197 pages
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The Cul de Sac Golden Treasury is a hilarious and beautiful omnibus of cartoonist Richard Thompson's Cul de Sac comic strips, bringing together strips from the first collection, Cul de Sac, and the 2009 collection, Children at Play.

A lighthearted look at the suburban life of precocious preschooler Alice Otterloop, Cul de Sac is noted not only for its humor and intelligence, but also for Thompson's fun, imaginative watercolor artwork. Thompson's work has attracted the praise of highly acclaimed illustrators all over the world, including Bill Watterson (Calvin and Hobbes) and Mo Willems (Sheep in the Big City, Knuffle Bunny).

The Cul de Sac Golden Treasury will be a valued addition to the libraries of Cul de Sac fans and a fantastic introduction for readers new to this warm, wonderful comic strip.

  

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Review: Cul de Sac Golden Treasury: A Keepsake Garland of Classics (Cul de Sac)

User Review  - Kristine Pratt - Goodreads

What makes this book fantastic is the short blurbs under some of the comic strips with stories and explanations behind them. I love how this man thinks. And I think I'm living this life... Read full review

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Richard Thompson's illustrations have appeared in U.S. News and World Report, the New Yorker, National Geographic, and the Atlantic Monthly. He has received numerous illustration awards, including the National Cartoonists Society's Magazine and Book Illustration Award, and he is also the creator of Richard's Poor Almanac. He resides with his family in Arlington, Virginia.

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