Like most people my age, I grew up a huge fan of Calvin & Hobbes. I can still remember the day the last strip ran and feeling how much I was going to miss the strip. Recently I started hearing about a new book that tells the story of the rise and ultimate success of C&H.
Author Nevin Martell recently did a book signing in the Pittsburgh area to promote his book. There's a nice little promo piece in the Post-Gazette which tells more of the story of how Martell tracked down people who knew Bill Watterson for interviews for this book. You can read it here.
Just for kicks, here's a random strip to help get you through the day: