The success of For Better or For Worse
"can be attributed
to Johnston''s uncanny ability to see into the heart of daily life
so accurately that readers feel she is speaking directly to them."
For Better or For Worse
, syndicated by Universal Press
Syndicate, appears in more than 2,000 newspapers in over 20
countries, and is translated into eight languages for a devoted
readership of more than 220 million.
More About Senior''s Discount
Lynn Johnston''s For Better or For Worse
is the world''s
most popular family strip in which characters evolve through age
and experience, rather than remaining frozen in time. Readers
appreciate the daily doings of the Patterson family, which often
mirror their own.
* Senior''s Discount: A
For Better or For Worse Collection
follows John and Elly as retirement looms, Grandpa Jim celebrates
his 85th birthday and suffers a stroke, Mike and Deanna adjust to
the demands of parenthood, Elizabeth accepts a teaching position
that brings her back home, and April strains for more and more
* Simultaneous to the publication of this collection, Johnston
makes an unprecedented move within the newspaper cartooning
community-developing a new format by using former plot lines as a
jumping-off point for new ones.
* For Better or For Worse
has been syndicated since 1979
and has been named Best Syndicated Comic Strip. The strip boasts a
lively Web presence at www.fborfw.com