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Cat and Girl Volume I

4.29  ·  Rating details ·  93 ratings  ·  7 reviews
What is this book? 204 pages of words where there ought to be pictures and pictures where there ought to be words. There is every Cat and Girl cartoon from 2003 to 2005, except for one. There are a few cartoons you haven't seen before, some cartoons so extensively reworked you will swear you have never seen them before, and a subject index. ...more
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Published 2007 (first published 2006)
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Ollie
Nov 16, 2013 rated it liked it
It's only halfway through reading Cat and Girl that for me to enjoy the comic, I have to come to accept that the jokes don't have a punch line. It's probably more precise to say that I don't get the punchlines. Which also serves me just fine.

To say that Cat and Girl is smart is a bit of an understatement, because the topics and situations here are very existential and provide in-depth commentary about our very serious and current socio-economic situations. The comics are longer format and dialog
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Luke
Apr 01, 2009 rated it liked it
It's a strip about a [pipe-smoking:] cat and a girl who worries too much. Add in various zombies (including Joseph Beuys), hipsters and paint-drinking and you've pretty much got it covered.

Curiously, I found reading the comic online a little more enjoyable than reading it in book form. I can't exactly say why.

Still, if you're not afraid of having to think about references occasionally - particularly applicable if you're not American - then this is definitely worth checking out. When it's good,
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C.
Apr 26, 2007 rated it really liked it
Shelves: comic-strips
Cat: "A hipster walks into a bar. He says, 'This bar sucks - its filled with hipsters.'"

Ha! Though the comic that's from is from two days ago, so its not in this book, which came out last year sometime. Mulzer and I each have a Cat and Girl shirt, AND we were in the "Donation Derby" on her web-page. Which rocks.
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Molly
Dec 15, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Cat and Girl are true heroes. I have loved them online for quite some time, but my friend Henry's ownership of the print volumes has enabled me to transfer that love to the physical realm. Not in a dirty way. Get your minds out of the gutter, all y'all. ...more
A.
Mar 12, 2008 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: comics
Reading this book helped keep me sane while visiting my mother in Panama. And yes: people will give you strange looks on the beach for reading such things.
Beverly
Sep 27, 2010 rated it liked it
Cat and Girl is criminally under appreciated.
Momma
Jul 14, 2009 rated it it was amazing
Funny funny funny! Volume II is funny too!
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