Encyclopedia SpongeBobia
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This is the page about the book. For other uses, see Tales From (disambiguation).

Tales from Bikini Bottom is a SpongeBob SquarePants Cine-Manga book that contains four episodes that were transcribed into manga form. It was published by Tokyopop on February 10, 2004. There are 96 pages in total.


The episodes included are "Home Sweet Pineapple" (on page 7), "F.U.N." (on page 29), "Prehibernation Week" (on page 49), and "I'm Your Biggest Fanatic" (on page 69).

"Home Sweet Pineapple"

When his pineapple home is destroyed by sea worms where will SpongeBob live?


When the conniving Plankton promises to change his evil ways, is he just using SpongeBob to steal the secret Krabby Patty recipe?

"Prehibernation Week"

Whether he's enduring the initiation of a week of extreme thrills with his pal Sandy, SpongeBob gives everything his best shot.

"I'm Your Biggest Fanatic"

Whether he's enduring the initiation into an exclusive jellyfish-spotting club, SpongeBob gives everything his best shot.



  • On one version of the cover, Patrick is missing two dots on his head.

Differences between the episodes and the comics

"Home Sweet Pineapple"

  • In the episode, SpongeBob's chest, Gary's food bowl, and SpongeBob's alarm clock shrink and disappear. In the book, only the food bowl was shown.
  • In the episode, SpongeBob sees his house is shrinking and cries out, “Oh, no!” This scene is not in the book.
  • The scene of SpongeBob wrenching a pipe and somehow rotating the world is not in the book.