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Security is a Thumb and a Blanket

4.2 of 5 stars 4.20  ·  rating details  ·  60 ratings  ·  5 reviews
Happiness is Classic Peanuts!

 These collector’s editions perfectly recreate the original look and feel of the best-loved Peanuts books—their paper, their ink, even their lamination.  And of course, the heartwarming content that charmed the world, sold millions, and launched the career of Charles M. Schulz remains untouched. On every sp
Hardcover, 72 pages
Published May 28th 2006 by Cider Mill Press (first published 1963)
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Zakariah Johnson
"Security is a Thumb and a Blanket" provides still yet more evidence that Charles M. Schulz was the greatest philosopher America ever produced.

"...Security is being able to touch bottom..." Sometimes, that's all you need.
Similar to the prior published 'Happiness is a Warm Puppy', this book contains creative illustrations and simple wording, however in ' Security is a Thumb and a Blanker' the font is white on a black background which feels too dark and oppressive for the comforting message about security that the pages hold.

I also found this book at a flea market, and I am happy to learn that I have the the original 1963 hardback edition!
Mike Jensen
A near perfect little book that does NOT reprint PEANUTS comic strips, but has original material on the theme of what security means to a child. The formula is, "Security is . . . " with the ellipsis filled in by something children find comforting. An illustration, apparently original, is on the facing page.
I read this book about a million years ago. I think my sis had a copy when we were kids. Not sure what the appeal is...
Alan Mendelsohn
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Charles Monroe Schulz was an American cartoonist, whose comic strip Peanuts proved one of the most popular and influential in the history of the medium, and is still widely reprinted on a daily basis.

Schulz's first regular cartoons, Li'l Folks, were published from 1947 to 1950 by the St. Paul Pioneer Press; he first used the name Charlie Brown for a character there, although he applied the name in
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