Category Archives: Dog eat Doug

Classic Comic Strips

As I rummage through the archives for the next collection, I thought I’d pull a few oldies out and share them on the sight. These are strips that I forgot about completely. It’s like getting to read them for the first time. Sometimes they make me laugh. This one did, although the art is horrendous. Not sure if I was experimenting with new styles or hadn’t slept in three days.

So this obviously means I’m currently putting together volume 9, and I have made a few changes. First off, in order to reduce costs on the print versions, I’m going back to the smaller book size. Self-publishing image heavy books is a major hurdle. And printing them in color makes it similar to financing a Mars rover. Remember volume two? I picked that size because that was what Garfield collections looked like when I was a kid. I switched to the larger format just to deliver more comics in each book. The trade off, of course, was the price.

Once I have the title and cover done, I’ll post the new size here.

 

 

 

Classic Comic Strips

dog eat doug classic comic strip

One of the fun parts of putting together the Dog eat Doug comic strip collections is seeing old strips for the first time, again. I don’t remember half of these, and some of them surprise me. This is one I had forgotten about. Funny how 2013 can seem so long ago.

Sophie Anderson 2003-2016, our angel on loan from heaven.

The words don’t seem to want to come together this morning, so a simple, brief story in pictures instead.

dsc00177

2012-12-07-10-39-57

watching_snow_2014

 

dsc00086

dsc00053

dsc00043

droid-download-11-28-2011-394

2013-05-13-16-08-37

2013-02-15-09-54-18

2013-01-30-12-15-38

 

A New Collection of Puppy and Baby Comics

Dog eat Doug Volume six

Click here to get “Dog eat Doug Volume 6”.

It’s here! The sixth collection of “Dog eat Doug” strips. Again, I can’t thank everyone enough for supporting my self-publishing endeavor. I do have to ask for one quick favor: I need your reviews! It would appear, and thankfully so, that in this world of SEO, spambots and automated everything, word of mouth still caries the most weight.

So if you’ve picked up any of my family and kid friendly collections, I would be eternally grateful if you took a minute and gave them a rating on Amazon. Even say a few words. Thanks!

Also wanted to thank Amazon user TSOJ for their flattering review of the new collection:

Brian has one of the best contemporary children’s cartoon strips on the market. You want Tim Burton? You want Clive Barker? You want a funny smell coming from a diaper? (well, maybe not that last one) You want cute babies and puppies living in a household that occasionally gets visited by sweet, huggable demon cats? Then you want Dog Eat Doug 6 (you probably want all of the previous 5 books, too). But, ya, get this book.

Not sure who you are, but thank you. Especially love how you snuck Clive Barker in there.

Click here to get “Dog eat Doug Volume 6”.

Dog eat Doug Volume Six

Dog eat Doug Volume six

Yep. Volume six is almost patched together. That means there’ll be some giveaways and deals on the past editions coming up. I’ll announce everything in the newsletter first. So if you haven’t signed up yet, drop your email in the hat and grab the free ebook while you’re at it.

There will be some Conjurers news in a bit too, as I’m in the process of finalizing the copy and laying out the first the novel.  That will hopefully include a final, set in stone publication date. Stay tuned!

Dog eat Doug Volume 4 is out!

dog eat doug volume 4

Indeed, I have self published another volume. You can get the kindle or print version by visiting the “My Books” page.  As you can tell, I went with a Bruce Lee tribute theme this time.  Also, you may have noticed the newsletter signup field over there on the right. I’ve decided to have a special little list that will offer news and some special deals and giveaways as opposed to just casting things off into the social media winds. Sign up, and no worries, I won’t be sending them often.

A Few Reviews for “Dog eat Doug” Volume 2

It Came from the Diaper Pail, Dog eat Doug Volume 2 – Kindle edition by Brian Anderson. Literature & Fiction Kindle eBooks @ Amazon.com.
sample comics from Dog eat Doug volume 2

My first ebook journey is off to a good start. Thanks to everyone who has checked it out so far. And thanks for the reviews! This one is from Rene R.:

Really loved reading It Came from the Diaper Pail. Look forward to re-reading it. Sophie is adorable and Doug is so cute. Thanks Brian for writing Dog eat Doug.

Although I quite liked this succinct write up from John Cuellar:

This is a pretty good comic strip.

If you download a copy, I truly appreciate the reviews. 

Click here to buy “It Came from the Diaper Pail, Dog eat Doug Volume 2” – Kindle edition

Yesterday’s Missing Halloween Comic

Zombie Apocalypse

Zombie Apocalypse

Not sure what happened with yesterday’s comic, but here it is. My annual Halloween strip. Had to draw some zombies. Give it a click for a larger version.

Morning jog

So where do I get my ideas. Hmmm. No clue.

 

Where the Wild Sophies Are

where the wild things are

where the wild things are

Can’t believe I’ve never tossed a reference to this in the strip before. This is a little peek at a strip that will run in March.