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Thomas Baehr
Is It Climate Change Yet? By Thomas Baehr
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Thomas Baehr created the strip POLE in 2005. In the same year the New York Press published it for the first time. Since then, the penguins appeared in newspapers, magazines, books, and the internet... More > in the USA and in Europe. "Combining existential dread with cute gags, Thomas Baehr's beautifully drawn penguins are somehow both pessimistic about our ability to stave off climate change and cheekily endearing. It may be dark, but these penguins are whistling." (From Ruben Bolling's Introduction) The strip won GO COMICS' Fortune Cookie Challenge in 2013. "Is It Climate Change Yet?" is the second collection.< Less
Is It Climate Change Yet? (Full Color Version) By Thomas Baehr
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Full Color Version Thomas Baehr created the strip POLE in 2005. In the same year the New York Press published it for the first time. Since then, the penguins appeared in newspapers, magazines,... More > books, and the internet in the USA and in Europe. "Combining existential dread with cute gags, Thomas Baehr's beautifully drawn penguins are somehow both pessimistic about our ability to stave off climate change and cheekily endearing. It may be dark, but these penguins are whistling." (From Ruben Bolling's Introduction) The strip won GO COMICS' Fortune Cookie Challenge in 2013. "Is It Climate Change Yet?" is the second collection.< Less
The End Is Here By Thomas Baehr
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What will happen in the Antarctic if there is a worldwide nuclear war? "The End is Here" was first serialized at ACT-I-VATE in 2008/2009 and later published as a tradeback in 2009. It is... More > based on the comic strip POLE. “Brilliant storytelling and staging.” Dean Haspiel “The Alcoholic” “VERY fun read! Wonderfully bizarre tale. VERY VERY well done.” Chip Skelton “Broken” “Great work! Bleak, powerful, unforgettable.” Joe Infurnari “Mush!Sled Dogs with Issues” “The depiction of the blizzard at the very beginning is one of my favorite sequences ever in a graphic novel. It also succinctly expresses Thomas's message: We close our eyes to the oncoming storm at our own risk. When we open them, we may just find a warhead amongst us.” (From Avi Kotzer’s Afterword) Suggested for mature readers.< Less
Make Guano - Not War (Full Color Version) By Thomas Baehr
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Full Color Version "This is Thomas’s great achievement: he doesn’t turn his penguins into people; he turns us into penguins. Thomas lets his handsome, tuxedoed, adult birds, and... More > fuzzy, adorable juveniles, speak to us, sometimes with humor, sometimes with sadness, about the seriousness of global warming. Because if we don’t see it yet, they do. "And they know what to say about it, if only we will swim with them a little way, and try to understand. So flop onto your belly, slide over the ice, and dive into this collection of strips from Thomas’s ongoing webcomic, “Pole-The Comic Strip with Penguins”. It will melt your heart." (From Jennifer Hayden's Introduction) Thomas Baehr created the strip POLE in 2005. In the same year the New York Press published it for the first time. Since then, the penguins have appeared in newspapers, magazines, books, and the internet in the USA and in Europe. "Make Guano - Not War" is the first collection.< Less
Make Guano Not War By Thomas Baehr
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"This is Thomas’s great achievement: he doesn’t turn his penguins into people; he turns us into penguins. Thomas lets his handsome, tuxedoed, adult birds, and fuzzy, adorable... More > juveniles, speak to us, sometimes with humor, sometimes with sadness, about the seriousness of global warming. Because if we don’t see it yet, they do. "And they know what to say about it, if only we will swim with them a little way, and try to understand. So flop onto your belly, slide over the ice, and dive into this collection of strips from Thomas’s ongoing webcomic, “Pole-The Comic Strip with Penguins”. It will melt your heart." (From Jennifer Hayden's Introduction) Thomas Baehr created the strip POLE in 2005. In the same year the New York Press published it for the first time. Since then, the penguins appeared in newspapers, magazines, books, and the internet in the USA and in Europe. "Make Guano Not War" is the first collection.< Less