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Berkeley Breathed

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Berkeley Breathed


Born
in Houston, Texas, The United States
June 21, 1957

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Guy Berkeley "Berke" Breathed is an American cartoonist, children's book author/illustrator, director, and screenwriter, best known for Bloom County, a 1980s cartoon-comic strip which dealt with socio-political issues as seen through the eyes of highly exaggerated characters (e.g. Bill the Cat and Opus the Penguin) and humorous analogies.

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Average rating: 4.36 · 39,397 ratings · 2,228 reviews · 63 distinct worksSimilar authors
Bloom County Babylon: Five ...

4.38 avg rating — 8,339 ratings — published 1986 — 4 editions
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'Toons for Our Times: A Blo...

4.40 avg rating — 5,702 ratings — published 1984
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Tales Too Ticklish to Tell:...

4.38 avg rating — 3,731 ratings — published 1988 — 2 editions
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Classics of Western Literat...

4.46 avg rating — 2,594 ratings — published 1990
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The Bloom County Library, V...

4.36 avg rating — 2,572 ratings — published 2009 — 5 editions
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Flawed Dogs: The Shocking R...

3.96 avg rating — 2,114 ratings — published 2003 — 12 editions
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A Wish for Wings That Work:...

4.42 avg rating — 1,178 ratings — published 1991 — 7 editions
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Pete & Pickles

4.37 avg rating — 1,067 ratings — published 2008 — 2 editions
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Red Ranger Came Calling

4.39 avg rating — 950 ratings — published 1994 — 5 editions
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Goodnight Opus

4.44 avg rating — 860 ratings — published 1993 — 4 editions
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“I will go to my grave in a state of abject endless fascination that we all have the capacity to become emotionally involved with a personality that doesn't exist.”
Berkeley Breathed

“Some of us find our lives abridged even before the paperback comes out. ”
Berkeley Breathed

“And just as it is with all proper grannies, she ordered me into my pink bunny jammies.”
Berkeley Breathed, Goodnight Opus

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