New book by BILL WATTERSON coming soon

New book by BILL WATTERSON coming soon


Because of a listing of books printed by Simon & Schuster, the information has fallen: legendary cartoonist Invoice Watterson collaborated with the legendary cartoonist Jean Kascht on Mysteriesan illustrated “fable for grown-ups”.

In accordance with the web site, the 72-page illustrated storybook is about to be launched on October 10.e2023. The e-book can be printed by Andrews McMeel Publishing and distributed by Simon & Schuster.


Right here is the outline of Mysteries from the web site:

“From Invoice Watterson, best-selling creator of the beloved comedian Calvin and Hobbesand John Kascht, one in all America’s most famed cartoonists, affords a mysterious and fantastically illustrated fable about what’s past human comprehension.

“In a fable for adults by cartoonist Invoice Watterson, a distant kingdom is stricken with inexplicable calamities. Hoping to finish the torment, the king sends his knights to find the supply of the mysterious occasions. Years later, a single defeated knight returns.

“For the e-book illustrations, Watterson and cartoonist John Kascht labored collectively for a number of years in an exceptionally shut collaboration. The 2 artists deserted their outdated methods of working, collectively inventing photos that neither may anticipate – a mysterious course of in itself.

Concerning the collaborators

Watterson is finest identified for his landmark comedian Calvin and Hobbeswhich ran from November 1985 to the final day of December 1995. The title stays among the many best sequential graphical narrative works ever printed.

In 2014, Watterson was named the winner of the Grand Prix of the Angoulême comedian e-book competition. If he designed a poster for Angoulême 2015, that was the extent of his direct involvement.

Within the meantime, Kascht’s work has appeared in a protracted checklist of periodicals that reads like a “who’s who” of revered publications, together with rolling stone, CRAZY Journal, the brand new yorkerAnd The Wall Avenue Journal. Two dozen of his works are on show on the Smithsonian Nationwide Portrait Gallery.

Arrival in October 2023

Will you test Mysteries when it arrives in october?

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Because of Steve Lieber For Tweeting about this exciting news yesterday afternoon.

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