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Homicidal Psycho Jungle Cat: A Calvin and Hobbes Collection (Calvin and Hobbes #9)

4.71  ·  Rating details ·  15,889 Ratings  ·  291 Reviews
Homicidal Psycho Jungle Cat chronicles the multifarious adventures of this wild child and his faithful, but skeptical, friend. If the best cartoons compel readers to identify themselves within the funny frames, then all who enjoy Calvin and Hobbes are creative, imaginative, and ... bad, bad, bad! Calvin, the irascible little boy with the stuffed tiger who comes to life are ...more
Paperback, 176 pages
Published September 6th 1994 by Andrews McMeel Publishing (first published September 1st 1994)
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Parthiban Sekar
Aug 28, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: comics
Witty and intriguing as always as it is ...

Here are some of my favorite ones:

On Evolution:


On Parenting:
“What assurance do I have that your parenting isn’t screwing me up?”

On Books:


On Talking:


Disclaimer: I don't claim any right to any of the above images. All belongs to Sir Bill Watterson.
Melissa McShane
Mar 03, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Probably my favorite of the Calvin and Hobbes collections, with some of the most memorable stories.
Ron
Sep 04, 2008 rated it really liked it
Shelves: humor, graphic
May not be great literature, but Bill Watterson sees something which most of us don't. My life has been diminished by not having the joy of opening the daily paper to some new insight to ourselves through his eyes.
Annie
Apr 11, 2008 rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: anyone with a sense of humor
Best comic strip ever, period.
*Marija*
Aug 20, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: strip
<3
Eleonara
Mar 30, 2011 rated it really liked it
Shelves: reference
I love Calvin and Hobbes...
Watterson has a great sense of ironic humor. Calvin is the most contradicting 6-year-old that ever lived. On one hand he's this:


or this:



and then he's extremely intelligent on the other hand, and sometimes I don't even understand him.
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point taken???

Calvin doesn't care much for interaction with other students at his school and instead conversates with his best friend, a stuffed tiger named Hobbes. Their always making smart remarks and doing creatively stupid
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katerpillar43
Jan 19, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: comic
The land is dark
The world in night
There's a creature
It starts a fight!

Mercy, mercy! the victim cries
Growls and grunts are its replies

Scrapes and scratches nearly bring the victim to his doom
His cries can't be heard all the way from his room

The door opens and the commotion stops
The victim gasps for breath and coughs

He wished that he had had a bat
To fight to Homicidal Psycho Jungle Cat!







Greg
Jul 30, 2009 rated it it was amazing
Yet another among the books published by Bill Watterson from the Calvin and Hobbes comic strip that I have enjoyed. My children have literally worn out these collections of C&H comics, and with good reason. C&H is a unique blend of homespun philosophy, side-splitting humor, and insight into the human (child and adult) condition. Watterson's insights into, and sly digs at, various social, familial, and other institutions of modern life are masterful.
Prashant
Fall in love all over again ! :)

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Tom
Oct 04, 2015 rated it it was amazing
awesome as usual
Daniel
Feb 08, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: graphic-novels
Obozavam njihove Sneske Belice, tolko ideja prosto se odusevis.

Plus dinosaurusi u avionima :)
Brothertobious
Sep 27, 2015 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Amazing flatout perfect
47Time
Mar 13, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: comics-fiction
I love this comic strip. It's consistently entertaining. Calvin has to deal with coded letters, being good enough to get presents from Santa, new year's resolutions, tests in school, traffic safety posters, eating worms for money, tricking Susie with a coded message and other existential issues. It's nice that he has time to be academic about it.
Abhishek
Jul 11, 2012 rated it it was amazing
Words once again fail me here... Are we even good enough to review a Calvn and Hobbes book? Should mortals attempt to? The stories by Bill Watterson amaze me every single time. I am sure that if it comes down to a verbal duel, I would miserably fail against Calvin. I would simply have to stand back and probably bow in respect to the kid's understanding of the world. For those who have never read a Calvin and Hobbes book ever in their lives, my sympathies are with you! For those who actually have ...more
Lightblue
Mar 22, 2013 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: the-best-ones
I ♥ Calvin & Hobbes
I fumetti di Calvin & Hobbes sono veramente mitici… hanno la capacità di farmi ridere per giorni, solo ripensando a qualche vignetta. La storia è quella di Calvin, bambino vivace, pieno di idee, entusiasmo, sarcasmo e fantasia. In perenne ricerca di un modo per non andare a scuola e convincere i suoi genitori a fargli fare quello che vuole. Hobbes è il suo tigrotto di peluche che, miracolosamente, quando non ci sono adulti nei paraggi, prende vita e diventa il suo inse
...more
Dylan Trainer
May 02, 2015 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Amazing

I loved this book and I recommend it for any comic book fan or just anyone who likes comedy.
I loved it and I think you'd like it too.
Jess
Jan 10, 2009 rated it it was amazing
An excellent answer for if ever any one asks you 'what's wrong'?
Yell, Homicidal Jungle Cat! And point wildly over your shoulder.
Travis
Nov 10, 2016 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
A classic collection - Calvin & Hobbes is a timeless treat and this book is no exception.
John
Jan 07, 2012 rated it liked it
I miss Calvin and Hobbes. One of the all time great comics!
Brendan Egan
Dec 02, 2015 rated it it was amazing
8-millionth reread.
Bernard Morris
Jan 05, 2009 rated it it was amazing
calvin and hobbes!!!!! AWESOME!
Julie
Apr 21, 2016 rated it really liked it
Shelves: favorites
I loved Calvin and Hobbes when I was young. I think it might be even better in my 30s with three kids.
Christie
May 23, 2017 rated it it was amazing
When I am sick I often read comics or light manga. The other day I grabbed this book off the shelf because it is always so much fun. As I was rereading I was struck by how much my understanding of and sympathies with the characters have changed since I first started reading Calvin and Hobbes as a little girl. Back then, naturally, I saw Calvin and Susie as myself and the kids in my class, and felt so sorry for Calvin as his parents force him to do chores when he just wants to play.
Now that I am
...more
Joseph Cook
Aug 06, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: hardcopy
Recently re-read this stand alone Calvin and Hobbes Collection and I love it so much, If you've never read Calvin and Hobbes before I highly suggest you give any of the collections a try. My wife got me the complete collection a few Christmases ago and I've been making my way slowly through that as well. Arguably the best comic of all time.
Stephen Hamilton
Not just witty and amusing, but profound and insightful.
Drew Wilson
Oct 20, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
As Calvin & Hobbes book go, I thoroughly enjoyed the book. FIVE STARS * * * * *

I am slowly reading 📚 of Calvin & Hobbes series of books. I enjoy the author 's sense of humor.
Coolcat
May 11, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Funny!
Joel Davie
May 06, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Glorious.
Alyssa
Feb 08, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Wish it had more G.R.O.S.S.
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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 ...more
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“Calvin: I used to hate writing assignments, but now I enjoy them. I realized that the purpose of writing is to inflate weak ideas, obscure poor reasoning, and inhibit clarity. With a little practice, writing can be an intimidating and impenetrable fog! Want to see my book report?
Hobbes: (Reading Calvin's paper) "The Dynamics of Interbeing and Monological Imperatives in Dick and Jane: A Study in Psychic Transrelational Gender modes."
Calvin: Academia, here I come!”
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“From now on, I'm not doing anything I don't want to do! The world owes me happiness, fulfillment and success.... I'm just here to cash in.” 328 likes
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