Theres a Hair in My Dirt!



Once Upon A Time, In A Place Far Away, Lived A Man Named Gary Larson Who Used To Draw Cartoons It Was A Cartoon That Appeared For Many Years In Daily Newspapers And Was Loved By Millions And Was Confusing To Millions But One Day He Stopped.Gary Went Into Hiding He Made A Couple Of Short Films He Played His Guitar He Threw Sticks For His Dogs They Threw Some Back.Yet Gary Was Restless He Couldn T Sleep Nights Something Haunted Him Besides Gramps Something That Would Return Him To His Roots In Biology, Drawing And Dementia A Tale Called There S A Hair In My Dirt A Worm S Story.It Begins A Few Inches Underground, When A Young Worm, During A Typical Family Dinner, Discovers There S A Hair In His Plate Of Dirt He Becomes Rather Upset, Not Just About His Tainted Meal But About His Entire Miserable, Wormy Life This, In Turn, Spurs His Father To Tell Him A Story A Story To Inspire The Children Of Invertebrates EverywhereTheres a Hair in My Dirt!

Gary Larson was born and raised in Tacoma, Washington His parents were Vern, a car salesman, and Doris, a secretary He attended Curtis High School before attending Washington State University and graduated in 1972 with a degree in communications In 1987, Larson married Toni Carmichael, an archaeologist.Larson credits his older brother Dan for his paranoid sense of humor Dan would pull countl Gary Larson was born and raised in Tacoma, Washington His parents were Vern, a car salesman, and Doris, a secretary He attended Curtis High School before attending Washington State University and graduated in 1972 with a degree in communications In 1987, Larson married Toni Carmichael, an archaeologist.Larson credits his older brother Dan for his paranoid sense of humor Dan would pull countless pranks on Gary, taking advantage of his phobia of monsters under the bed by, for example, waiting in the closet for the right moment to pounce out at Gary Dan is also credited with giving Gary his love of science They caught animals in Puget Sound and placed them in terrariums in the basement even making a small desert ecosystem, which their parents apparently did not mind His adept use of snakes in his cartoons stems from his long standing interest in herpetology.Since retiring from the Far Side, Larson has occasionally done some cartooning work, such as magazine illustrations and promotional artwork for Far Side merchandise.In 1998, Larson published his first post Far Side book, There s a Hair in My Dirt A Worm s Story, an illustrated story with the unmistakable Far Side mindset

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  • Hardcover
  • 65 pages
  • Theres a Hair in My Dirt!
  • Gary Larson
  • English
  • 15 March 2018
  • 006019104X

10 thoughts on “Theres a Hair in My Dirt!

  1. says:

    You know how it is when your dad tells a story It always ends the same way.Somebody does something, and then they DIE Here, one unhappy worm gets the lecture of his life from his father when the youngster dares to complain about the long yellow hair in his dirt.Once upon a time, goes the tale, nature loving Harriet leaves her cottage for a stroll While appreciating the surrounding beauty, she manages to interfere in the natural process again and again.The story is packed with all sorts of You know how it is when your dad tells a story It always ends the same way.Somebody does something, and then they DIE Here, one unhappy worm gets the lecture of his life from his father when the youngster dares to complain about the long yellow hair in his dirt.Once upon a time, g...

  2. says:

    Please enjoy this ingeniously hilarious work of well illustrated satire by one of my favorite cartoonists of all time, none other than Gary Larson And remember don t mess around with nature

  3. says:

    This was a fun little book about the effects humans have on nature as told by a father worm to his son It s from the author of The Far Side it had great illustrations and the story was hilarious.

  4. says:

    Gary Larson made a living making single panel comics striking a cord with young and adult alike, so how does he carry out a story over multiple pages Excellently, as a matter of fact The best description is a children s book showing a lady walking through the woods commenting on how awful reality is and the father worm talking about why it s necessary for it to happen for nature to keep balance At the same time the entire thing is hilarious The story i mocking the Be kind to everything livi Gary Larson made a living making single panel comics striking a cord with young and adult alike, so how does he carry out a story over multiple pages Excellently, as a matter of fact The best description is a children s book showing a lady walking thr...

  5. says:

    I found this short graphic story so sarcastic and hilarious The art was rather good, too It looked childish, but it really wasn t The language and content is too advanced for children.

  6. says:

    One evening a family of worms sits down to have a lovely dinner of dirt when the son worm realizes there is a hair in his dinner and that being a worm is dreadful He complains about the fact that all he eats is dirt and being a worm is reduced to living underground and not being able to do the things other animals get to do Father worm gets upset and tries to set the son worm straight by telling him of a fable of mother nature Throughout the fable, father worm makes the son realize that mothe One evening a family of worms sits down to have a lovely dinner of dirt when t...

  7. says:

    I had no idea Gary Larson s genius had produced a children s book Well, actually, I wouldn t call this a book for children Kids on the young side of pre teen, maybe It s a meditation on the cycle of life, including the revelation that in the end, we will all be wormfood.

  8. says:

    Adult humor in a picture book format by Gary Larson of The Far Side Gallery I couldn t help laughing at this twisted but hilarious story Since I chose it solely based on the title I was looking for picture books with worms , this was quite an unexpected surprise A great example of picture books that are really for adults, not the little ones.As funny as I found this book, it is definitely not a book I d recommend for classrooms or children s sections of libraries since having a child go arou Adult humor in a picture book format by Gary Larson of The Far Side Gallery I couldn t help laughing at this twisted but hilarious story Since I chose it solely based on the title I was looking for picture books with worms , this was quite an unexpected surprise A great example of picture books that are really for adults, not the little ones.As funny as I found this book, it is definitely not a book I d recommend for classr...

  9. says:

    This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here HAHAHAHAHA I LOVE THIS BOOK this was a very funny book with lots of pictures, I Like Pictures and the author made the book a childish adult book, which was very interesting The pictures in the book were so funny they had me laughing for hours, even though the pages had a few sentences on, each page and everytime I open the book I still do laugh One thing I liked was that the reader had to look for little things on the pages, and the book was filled with hillarious pictures that HAHAHAHAHA I LOVE THIS BOOK this was a very funny book with lots of pictures, I...

  10. says:

    This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here this is one of the funniest books I have ever read I would recomend this to anybody over the age of 10, or anybody who likes to laugh The author has a clever way of writing the story, and the Illustrator is a very good drawer He should definatley try out to be a comedian or a artist Or both but anyways I like how they author clearly flowed the story and made it funny at the same time And how making it funny didnt screw up writing the story The next time Gary Larson author comes out wi...

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