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Walt Before Skeezix 1918-1920

(Gasoline Alley Book 6)


Author(s):Frank King
Illustrator(s):Frank King
Editor(s):Jeet Heer
Chris Oliveros
Chris Ware
Publisher(s): Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Drawn & Quarterly
Year Published: 2014
Type: Hardcover
Genre: American
Boys Growing Up
Comic Strip
Picture Book
Age Range: Ages 7-9: Short Chapter Books
This is an All-Time Great Children's Book (ATGCB)
ISBN-10: 1770461418
ISBN-13: 9781770461413
OCLC: 934028025


Frank O. King’s newspaper strip Gasoline Alley, starring Walt Wallet, first appeared November 24, 1918. In the strip for February 14, 1921, a baby, whom Walt names Skeezix is left on Walt’s doorstep. This is the sixth volume of the collected strips and covers the first three years of the strip before Walt met Skeezix.

This book is the Main Edition.

This book belongs to the Series: Gasoline Alley: Walt and Skeezix