For Better Or For Worse: The Complete Library, Vol. 1 by Lynn JohnstonFor Better Or For Worse: The Complete Library, Vol. 1 by Lynn Johnston

For Better Or For Worse: The Complete Library, Vol. 1

byLynn Johnston

Hardcover | November 14, 2017

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For Better or For Worse is one of the most beloved comic strips of all time, with a devoted audience of more than 220 million. This new series, produced with Lynn Johnston’s cooperation, is the definitive edition, collecting each decade of the strip in three volumes.

Say hello to Elly, John and the entire Patterson family. Since For Better or For Worse debuted in 1979, the world has watched the Patterson family grow up in real time—and to many readers, they feel like family! This book starts at the very beginning and reprints more than three years of the daily and Sunday comics. All Sunday comics are printed in color! It’s the definitive For Better or For Worse library!
Lynn Johnston was born in Ontario and currently resides in Vancouver, B.C., Canada. She is the first woman to receive the Reuben Award for Cartoonist of the Year from the National Cartoonists Society. She has also received the Order of Canada. Lynn began For Better or For Worse in 1979. She told the saga of the Pattersons for 29 years,...
Title:For Better Or For Worse: The Complete Library, Vol. 1Format:HardcoverDimensions:544 pages, 11.31 × 8.81 × 1.38 inPublished:November 14, 2017Publisher:IDW PublishingLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1631409824

ISBN - 13:9781631409820

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love it ForBetter or For Worse is one of the best cartoon strips of all time. A great read in any format.
Date published: 2018-06-26

Editorial Reviews

"The exacting artistic flare that develops in Johnston’s cartooning is gentle, thoughtful, and perpetually insightful to 20th-century life." –LIbrary Journal (starred review)"Johnston’s art is impeccable. Her simple and graceful line work conveys a great deal of emotion. It’s not overly stylized or intricate, making it easy to plug yourself into the roles of the protagonists. Again with the timeless and universal nature of the strip." –Cinema Sentries