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Berkeley Breathed is an American cartoonist, children's book author/illustrator, director, and screenwriter, best known for Bloom County, a 1980s cartoon-comic strip. Bloom County earned Berkeley the Pulitzer Prize for editorial cartooning in 1987. He replaced the Bloom County strip with the surreal Sunday-only cartoon, Outland in 1989, which featured some of the Bloom County characters. Eight years later, Berkeley began producing the comic strip, Opus, a Sunday-only strip featuring Opus the Penguin. In addition to his cartoon work, he has also produced seven children's books, two of which, A Wish for Wings That Work and Edwurd Fudwupper Fibbed Big, were made into animated films. Berkeley's writing has also been featured in numerous publications, including Life, Boating, and Travel and Leisure. Berkeley lives with his family in Southern California. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Bloom County Babylon 1,492 copies, 9 reviews
Billy and the Boingers Bootleg 1,407 copies, 6 reviews
Penguin Dreams and Stranger Things 1,299 copies, 5 reviews
Tales Too Ticklish to Tell 1,242 copies, 3 reviews
The Night of the Mary Kay Commandos 1,163 copies, 5 reviews
Toons for Our Times 1,127 copies, 5 reviews
Happy Trails 1,079 copies, 3 reviews
Bloom County: Loose Tails 1,073 copies, 5 reviews
Goodnight Opus 504 copies, 14 reviews
Flawed Dogs: the Novel 494 copies, 13 reviews
Red Ranger Came Calling 368 copies, 8 reviews
OPUS: 25 Years of His Sunday Best 363 copies, 4 reviews
Mars Needs Moms! 314 copies, 22 reviews
Edwurd Fudwupper Fibbed Big 280 copies, 10 reviews
Pete & Pickles 201 copies, 20 reviews
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