Updated: July 6, 2019

Steve’s Books

Steve has published 10 books with Patent Depending Press. They are all available on Amazon.com. An edition of Patent Depending: A Collection was published in Paris in 2019 with captions in English and Italian.


BOOKS PUBLISHED SINCE 2012                                    

Have Fun Inventing, 5-18-12

A  236-page compilation of published and unpublished drawings from 1962 to 2011, with text explaining my thinking process using lateral thinking techniques.  See Amazon.com

Public Therapy Buses, 2nd Ed.


A reissued book, first published in 1991 by St. Martin's Press, this 210-page edition contains 82 new pages filled with drawings left out of the original publication. The book offered predictions for the future, many of which have been fulfilled. See Amazon.com

Public Therapy Buses, 3rd Ed.


A reissued book, first published in 1991. Same as 2nd. ed. except tall format. See information below. Available on Amazon.com.

Patent Depending: Vehicles


A compilation of vehicle-themed drawings from 1962 to present in color. Available on Amazon.com

Patent Depending: A Collection 11-6-17

A 174-page collection in color of all of Steve’s cartoon-invention illustrations in color. In a single book, this is his most attractive and complete.

Vehicles of The Imagination


A  230-page compilation of unpublished sketches and published illustrations on the subject of vehicles, from 1974 to the present.

Patent Depending: A Collection


A special edition120-pages, with captions in English and Italian. Published by LOK Zine in Paris.

Noodlings Coloring Book

4-25-18  120-pages, featuring experimental abstract designs and unique comics created during 2017 and early 2018.

Patent Depending: Armbrella, Sofa Shower, Unzipped Fly Alarm and other Essential Products

11-15-16   94 pages. A collection of cartoons in color that also appear in Patent Depending: A Collection.


Patent Depending: The Early Years


218-pages. A survey of earlier cartoon work done for magazines, from 1966 to 1983.