MS – Arlo & Janis Signing

Cartoonist Jimmy Johnson signs at Reed’s Gum Tree Bookstore on Monday April 9, 2012 at noon!

The long-awaited collection from the syndicated comic strip Arlo & Janis finally is available in a 256-page hardback edition that includes almost 1,000 cartoons.

Arranged chronologically, the works within create an arresting timeline that registers the change and growth of Arlo & Janis over 25 years, a core sample of comedy that will fascinate fans of this truly one-of-a-kind strip. It’s the best of the humor that made Arlo & Janis one of the most popular comic strips among newspaper readers wherever it appears.

Reed’s Gum Tree Bookstore
111 South Spring Street, Tupelo, MS 38804

AL – Arlo & Janis Signing

Cartoonist Jimmy Johnson signs at the Mobile Library on Tuesday April 3, 2012 at 6:30pm.

Mobile Public Library - West Regional Branch
5555 Grelot Road, Mobile, AL

AL – Beaucoup Arlo & Janis Signing

Cartoonist Jimmy Johnson appears at the H. Grady Bradshaw Library on March 22nd. He says on his website, “This is the real homecoming, my return to “the Valley” of Beaucoup Arlo & Janis fame. This is an 11 a.m. luncheon appearance, complete with food. However, you know what they say about a free lunch; you’ll have to listen to me give a program, followed by the inevitable sales pitch.”

H. Grady Bradshaw Library
3419 20th Avenue Valley, AL 36854
(334) 768-2161

TN – Arlo & Janis Signing

February 22, 2012 by  
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Cartoonist Jimmy Johnson signs at The Booksellers at Laurelwood on Satruday February 25, 2012 from 1:00pm – 2:00pm. Johnson writes on his website, “This signing in the adopted hometown of you-know-who will be at 1 p.m., and I’m excited. I lived for 12 years in western Tennessee, not in Memphis but within its gravitational pull. This will be something of a homecoming.”

Press Release:

The Booksellers at Laurelwood is honored to host comic strip writer and artist Jimmy Johnson for a book signing event. His new book, Beaucoup Arlo & Janis is the long-awaited collection from the syndicated comic strip Arlo & Janis.  Arranged chronologically, the works within create an arresting timeline that registers the change and growth of Arlo & Janis over 25 years, a core sample of comedy that will fascinate fans of this truly one-of-a-kind strip. It’s the best of the humor that made Arlo & Janis one of the most popular comic strips among newspaper readers wherever it appears.

The Booksellers at Laurelwood
387 Perkins Road Extended, Memphis, TN 38117

MS – Arlo & Janis Signing

Cartoonist Jimmy Johnson signs at Lemuria Books on February 11, 2012 at 1pm.

Lemuria Books
202 Banner Hall, 4465 I-55 North, Jackson, MS 39206