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The Bodacious Best of Snuffy Smith” is a collection (Paperback, 136 Pages) of King Features’ popular, long-running BARNEY GOOGLE AND SNUFFY SMITH comic strip by John Rose. In this volume, Rose selects his favorite strips from 2004-2013. This book is the first collection of Rose’s work on the strip and the first SNUFFY SMITH book published in America since 1994.

“Having this collection published is truly a dream come true. Comic strip collections have lined the shelves of my bookcases for as long as I can remember and have served as great inspiration and enjoyment to me over the years,” said Rose. “I’ve said for years that having the opportunity to be the cartoonist for this comic strip has been the greatest joy of my professional career and having this book published is an extension of that joy.”

BALLS OF FIRE, The Second Snuffy Smith Anthology

Snuffy-Balls-Of-Fire-CoverThis is the second bodacious collection of King Features popular, long-running Barney Google and Snuffy Smith comic strip by John Rose. In this volume, Rose selects more than 350 of his favorite comic strips from 2013-2015. Back cover text was written by Willie and Korie Robertson of the popular TV show, Duck Dynasty.
“I am so thankful to King Features and feel bodaciously blessed to get to create this comic strip every day,” said John Rose. “Snuffy Smith fans worldwide seemed to really enjoy our first book collection in 2013 and I hope they will enjoy this one as well. It was a true privilege to put it together.”  Buy Balls of Fire on Amazon!


DSC00982Own a piece of Barney Google and Snuffy Smith Original Art! John Rose’s original daily comic strips and original Sunday comic strips are for sale. Contact John about purchasing an original. Select the original you’d like by date and he will see if it is available. Or you can say you’d like a strip with your favorite character in it and he will select one for you.

John’s originals are black and white, drawn in india ink on archival acid-free bristol paper. There may be light pencil marks and white-out on the cartoon. The lettering is done on a separate sheet and pasted on the original. The actual size of a daily strip is 4″ by 14″. The size of a Sunday strip may vary slightly, but it is approximately 12″ x 17″.

Daily originals are $125, unframed. Sunday originals are $225, unframed. Shipping is included.

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