Jeff Smith





Jeff Smith

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in McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania, The United States
February 27, 1960

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Born and raised in the American mid-west, Jeff Smith learned about cartooning from comic strips, comic books, and watching animation on TV. In 1991, he launched a company called Cartoon Books to publish his comic book BONE, a comedy/adventure about three lost cousins from Boneville. Against all odds, the small company flourished, building a reputation for quality stories and artwork. Word of mouth, critical acclaim, and a string of major awards helped propel Cartoon Books and BONE to the forefront of the comic book industry.

In 1992, Jeff’s wife Vijaya Iyer joined the company as partner to handle publishing and distri...more


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Average rating: 4.24 · 128,551 ratings · 5,183 reviews · 107 distinct works · Similar authors
Bone, Vol. 1: Out from Bone...
4.13 of 5 stars 4.13 avg rating — 40,011 ratings — published 1993 — 24 editions
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Bone
4.4 of 5 stars 4.40 avg rating — 20,900 ratings — published 1991 — 9 editions
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Bone, Vol. 4: The Dragonsla...
4.3 of 5 stars 4.30 avg rating — 7,568 ratings — published 1997 — 18 editions
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Bone, Vol. 2: The Great Cow...
4.23 of 5 stars 4.23 avg rating — 6,928 ratings — published 1994 — 21 editions
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Bone, Vol. 9: Crown of Horn...
4.45 of 5 stars 4.45 avg rating — 6,500 ratings — published 2004 — 12 editions
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Bone, Vol. 3: Eyes of the S...
4.27 of 5 stars 4.27 avg rating — 5,938 ratings — published 1995 — 22 editions
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4.36 of 5 stars 4.36 avg rating — 5,364 ratings — published 2010 — 5 editions
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Bone, Vol. 7: Ghost Circles...
4.34 of 5 stars 4.34 avg rating — 5,364 ratings — published 2001 — 16 editions
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Bone, Vol. 5: Rock Jaw, Mas...
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4.27 of 5 stars 4.27 avg rating — 5,026 ratings — published 1998 — 19 editions
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Bone, Vol. 6: Old Man's Cav...
4.31 of 5 stars 4.31 avg rating — 4,628 ratings — published 1999 — 14 editions
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“Stupid, Stupid Rat Creatures!”
Jeff Smith, Bone, Vol. 2: The Great Cow Race
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“Upon your feet you have ten toes, they look just like PO-TA-TOES!”
Jeff Smith, Bone, Vol. 2: The Great Cow Race

“Smiley Bone: You can't feel safe unless there's something to be safe against!

Phoney Bone: Exactly! People like to be victims! There's a certain unassailable moral superiority about it...”
Jeff Smith, Bone, Vol. 4: The Dragonslayer

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