Calvin and Hobbes. During my high school and college career, Calvin and Hobbes was a must read, and I am hardly telling secrets that Bill Wattersons work has held up over the years. Still, Watterson himself is a great mystery, seeking to let his work speak for itself. In Looking for Calvin and Hobbes: The Unconventional Story of Bill Watterson and His Revolutionary Comic Strip, Nevin Martell writes about not only the life of Bill Watterson, but hsi own quest to try to meet his subject. You’ll have to read the book, or listen to the interview, to find out what happened. So, from September 30, 2009, Nevin Martell in Looking for Calvin and Hobbes: The Unconventional Story of Bill Watterson and His Revolutionary Comic Strip.