John O'Connell Cartoons for Poolplayers

ISBN 13: 9780966882100

Cartoons for Poolplayers

9780966882100: Cartoons for Poolplayers
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At Last...A pool book just to make you laugh. Over 50 Pool & Billiards cartoons. Never before has there been a cartoon book about pool. NOW THERE IS!

This is the first and only cartoon book about Pool & Billiards. These cartoons have been featured in magazines such as "The Player Magazine", "The Cue Sports Journal", "The Games People Play Magazine", "The Professional Billiards Tour Newsletter; "The Valley 8-Ball News & Views Magazine", "The BCA Break", "The Cue Ball Gazette", "The Pick Profit Newsletter", "The Bud light Pool League Newsletter" and were a regular feature in "The American Cueist Magazine" and "Chalk Talk Magazine".

The technical side of pool & billiards seems to be taken care of with the dozens of "how to improve your game" books out there. Now the time has come to explore the humorous side of pool. This book does just that! Whether at your home table, at the local pool hall or in a tournament, many game related funny situations arise during an evening of playing pool. The classic cliches and common situations that arise during a game of pool are all represented with its own cartoon, however this book is not limited to just that. All the cartoons have a pool & billiards theme, but with a different twist for the imagination of the pool player. It is sure to be a collector's item.

You may never look at pool the same way again!!

See for yourself what a cueball dreams about!

Find out what the poolplayers favorite breakfast is!

Are Superheroes good at pool?

A great gift for any poolplayer.

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"Cartoons for Poolplayers" by John O'Connell is unique in many ways. It's the only pool cartoon book on the market today and it's the first book of its kind ever created. With so many "How To Play Pool" books around, this is a refreshing change of pace. The book contains over 50 funny pool cartoons that every pool player can relate to. The creator uses his knowledge of the game and pool terms to create drawings that will leave you laughing and trying to figure out which one is the impossible task indeed. -- The American Cueist Magazine, 1991

"Cartoons for Poolplayers" is just that, with over 50 different cartoons filled with pool humor that I am sure all pool enthusiasts will find entertaining . I let everyone in my house read it and we are still talking about which ones are our favorites. -- "The Player Magazine" 1991

Hilarious !! ... Once you pick up this book you won't stop laughing! John O'Connell takes a lighthearted approach to pool through his cartoon jokes. An ideal book for all ages. -- Cornhuskers Billiards, 1998

This soft cover book of over 50 cartoon by John O'Connell focuses on situations from a pool perspective. Seemingly unrelated subjects are given a twist with a pool venue to amuse the poolplayer. Terms like, "Banking The Eight", "High Ball In The Corner" and "The Break" take on a new meaning with O'Connell's humor and artists pen. "Cartoons for Poolplayers" is good reading and may be enjoyed over and over again. It would make a good gift for any pool player who likes good humor and needs something funny to read between instructional books -- The Cue Ball Gazette, 1991

You can't help but laugh out loud just browsing through John O'Connell's book "Cartoons for Poolplayers". His style parallels that of famed cartoonist Gary Larson, but with a subject matter we can all relate to. O'Connell's unique insight into the world of pool & billiards allows the reader to step back and smile at the industry we live and breathe. The book compiles over 50 of his humorous drawings, providing great entertainment at a reasonable cost. Dealers will find this book a sure fire mover. Players will love it and it's perfect as a gift item. -- Pick Profit News, 1991

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