Snug Harbor Stories: A Wallace the Brave Collection!

Snug Harbor Stories: A Wallace the Brave Collection!

by Will Henry

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Think "Peanuts" if Charlie Brown were less of a mope or "Calvin & Hobbes" if Calvin weren't a bit of a psychopath. "Wallace The Brave" is about a family. There's Dad, a fisherman, Mom, a gardener, their almost feral young son Sterling, who never met a bug he wouldn't eat, and his older brother Wallace, a rambunctious, imaginative kid big on exploring. Mostly we see the world of the strip through Wallace's eyes, a sleepy East Coast beach town called Snug Harbor where the streets are lined with ice cream shops and the beaches are dotted with rocky tide pools ... The world of childhood depicted in the strip is a timeless, outdoorsy one reminiscent of strips like "Calvin & Hobbes" and "Cul De Sac," both of which Henry cites as influences. — NPR's Glen Weldon

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781524856908
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
Publication date: 09/24/2019
Series: Wallace the Brave , #2
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 176
Sales rank: 864,438
File size: 45 MB
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Age Range: 8 - 14 Years

About the Author

Will Henry is the creator behind Ordinary Bill and Wallace the Brave, both distributed on His professional career began with his strip Room Mates, which was published in The Daily Campus during his time at the University of Connecticut. He draws his inspiration from everyday life and in the age of the smart-phone, he aims to re-create a world in which kids “still collect bugs and fly kites and eat ice cream cones upside-down.” He lives in Rhode Island with his wife, his cat, and his mistress, the sea.

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Snug Harbor Stories: A Wallace the Brave Collection! 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Bruce_Arrington 25 days ago
This is top comic entertainment, hands down. So many hilarious episodes that will keep any reader entertained with each and every page. Creatively illustrated and thought out, this book will draw you back to read it time and again. Highly recommended.
Gorelenore 3 months ago
I have never read Snug Harbor and Wallace is hilarious. I really enjoyed this graphic novel collection about him and his family and friends. The collection is set up like the comic strips and so they are short and simple reads, and you can pick it up and put it down easily in between theses sections. Like I mentioned Wallace is very funny, my favorite story was when he gets his head stick in a Jack-O-lantern and his dad has no idea how to get him out. This is just one example of the funny things that occur throughout the book, but it is also so down to earth and easy to picture these funny things actually happening. I think adults without kids would enjoy this, I also think parents and their kids will enjoy this as a read. review will go live closer to Pub. date.
AMGiacomasso 4 months ago
A cute and sweet book I really enjoyed. I liked the stories and the characters. Highly recommended! Many thanks to the publisher and Netgalley for this ARC, all opinions are mine.