Books The Greatest of Marlys! by Lynda Barry Hardcover, 248 pages, Farrar Straus & Giroux, List Price: $22.95 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleThe Greatest of Marlys!AuthorLynda Barry Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers NPR Summary Reprints a collection of sweetly squirm-inducing comics about the irrepressible Marlys Mullen, one of the stars of Lynda Barry's long-running Ernie Pook's Comeek. Genres: Comics & Graphic Novels Also by Lynda Barry Picture This The Freddie Stories Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about The Greatest of Marlys! Summer Reader Poll 2017: Comics And Graphic Novels Let's Get Graphic: 100 Favorite Comics And Graphic Novels July 12, 2017 We asked readers to name their favorite comics and graphic novels, and we got thousands of answers. Now, with the help of our expert panel, we've curated a list to keep you flipping pages all summer. NPR Books NPR's Book Concierge: Our Guide To 2016's Great Reads December 6, 2016 The Book Concierge is back and bigger than ever! Explore more than 300 standout titles picked by NPR staff and critics. Review Book Reviews 'Marlys' Collection Dips Back Into Lynda Barry's Sweet, Squirmy World August 16, 2016 Drawn & Quarterly has reissued a compilation of strips from Lynda Barry's Ernie Pook's Comeek, starring irrepressible eight-year-old Marlys Mullen. Barry's sweeping lines are instantly recognizable.