Bill Watterson

Bill Watterson


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in Washington, D.C., The United States
July 05, 1958

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Bill Watterson (born William Boyd Watterson II) is an American cartoonist, and the author of the comic strip "Calvin and Hobbes". His career as a syndicated cartoonist ran from 1985 to 1995; he stopped drawing "Calvin and Hobbes" at the end of 1995 with a short statement to newspaper editors and his fans that he felt he had achieved all he could in the comic strip medium. During the early years of his career he produced several drawings and additional contributions for "Target: The Political Cartoon Quarterly". Watterson is known for his views on licensing and comic syndication, as well as for his reclusive nature.

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Calvin and Hobbes

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4.60 avg rating — 127,925 ratings — published 1987 — 23 editions
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The Essential Calvin and Ho...

4.63 avg rating — 103,028 ratings — published 1988 — 27 editions
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The Calvin and Hobbes Tenth...

4.63 avg rating — 49,393 ratings — published 1995 — 20 editions
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The Complete Calvin and Hobbes

4.82 avg rating — 31,528 ratings — published 2005 — 6 editions
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It's a Magical World

4.76 avg rating — 24,236 ratings — published 1996 — 25 editions
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The Days Are Just Packed

4.69 avg rating — 21,172 ratings — published 1993 — 29 editions
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The Calvin and Hobbes Lazy ...

4.67 avg rating — 19,336 ratings — published 1989 — 15 editions
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There's Treasure Everywhere

4.74 avg rating — 18,395 ratings — published 1996 — 5 editions
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The Authoritative Calvin an...

4.73 avg rating — 19,116 ratings — published 1990 — 22 editions
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The Indispensable Calvin an...

4.73 avg rating — 17,793 ratings — published 1992 — 20 editions
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“Reality continues to ruin my life.”
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“It's not denial. I'm just selective about the reality I accept.”
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“Sometimes when I'm talking, my words can't keep up with my thoughts. I wonder why we think faster than we speak. Probably so we can think twice.”
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