Graphic Novels: A Guide to Comic Books, Manga, and More, 2nd Edition

Graphic Novels: A Guide to Comic Books, Manga, and More, 2nd Edition

  • Author : Michael Pawuk,David S. Serchay
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Total Pages : 719
  • ISBN-10 : 1440851360
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Covering genres from action/adventure and fantasy to horror, science fiction, and superheroes, this guide maps the vast and expanding terrain of graphic novels, describing and organizing titles as well as providing information that will help librarians to build and balance their graphic novel collections and direct patrons to read-alikes. • Introduces users to approximately 1,000 currently popular graphic novels and manga • Organizes titles by genre, subgenre, and theme to facilitate finding read-alikes • Helps librarians build and balance their graphic novel collections

The Complete Guide to Self-Publishing Comics

The Complete Guide to Self-Publishing Comics [Comfort Love,Adam Withers]

  • Author : Comfort Love,Adam Withers
  • Publisher : Watson-Guptill
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Art
  • Total Pages : 240
  • ISBN-10 : 0804137811
Take Control of Your Comics-Making Destiny Creating your own comic is easier than ever before. With advances in technology, the increased connectivity of s … GET BOOK
Maximizing the Impact of Comics in Your Library: Graphic Novels, Manga, and More

Maximizing the Impact of Comics in Your Library: Graphic Novels, Manga, and More [Jack Phoenix]

  • Author : Jack Phoenix
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Total Pages : 248
  • ISBN-10 : 1440868867
This unique guide offers fresh insights on how graphic novels and comics differ from traditional books and require different treatment in the library—fro … GET BOOK
Genreflecting: A Guide to Popular Reading Interests, 8th Edition

Genreflecting: A Guide to Popular Reading Interests, 8th Edition [Diana Tixier Herald,Samuel Stavole-Carter]

  • Author : Diana Tixier Herald,Samuel Stavole-Carter
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Total Pages : 420
  • ISBN-10 : 1440858489
Librarians who work with readers will find this well-loved guide to be a treasure trove of information. With descriptive annotations of thousands of genre … GET BOOK
Teen Genreflecting: A Readers' Advisory and Collection Development Guide, 4th Edition

Teen Genreflecting: A Readers' Advisory and Collection Development Guide, 4th Edition [Sarah Flowers,Samuel Stavole-Carter]

  • Author : Sarah Flowers,Samuel Stavole-Carter
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Total Pages : 259
  • ISBN-10 : 1440872732
Teen Genreflecting serves as a guide to contemporary teen fiction, encompassing every genre and format, including graphic novels, scrapbook-formatted books … GET BOOK
Italian Literature since 1900 in English Translation

Italian Literature since 1900 in English Translation [Robin Healey]

  • Author : Robin Healey
  • Publisher : University of Toronto Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Literary Criticism
  • Total Pages : 1104
  • ISBN-10 : 1487531907
Providing the most complete record possible of texts by Italian writers active after 1900, this annotated bibliography covers over 4,800 distinct editions … GET BOOK
Learn Clip Studio Paint

Learn Clip Studio Paint [Inko Ai Takita,Liz Staley]

  • Author : Inko Ai Takita,Liz Staley
  • Publisher : Packt Publishing Ltd
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Computers
  • Total Pages : 556
  • ISBN-10 : 1800561822
Discover the tools to tell your own manga story with Clip Studio Paint and develop your digital drawing skills Key Features Gain a clear understanding of C … GET BOOK
Super Graphic

Super Graphic [Tim Leong]

  • Author : Tim Leong
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Art
  • Total Pages : 196
  • ISBN-10 : 1452135274
The comic book universe is adventurous, mystifying, and filled with heroes, villains, and cosplaying Comic-Con attendees. This book by one of Wired magazin … GET BOOK
Learn Clip Studio Paint

Learn Clip Studio Paint [Liz Staley]

  • Author : Liz Staley
  • Publisher : Packt Publishing Ltd
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Computers
  • Total Pages : 448
  • ISBN-10 : 1789345812
Learning a new software can be daunting, especially graphics one. Even if you’re fluent in graphics software, switching to a new one can be a challenge. … GET BOOK
Children's Literature in Action: A Librarian's Guide, 2nd Edition

Children's Literature in Action: A Librarian's Guide, 2nd Edition [Sylvia M. Vardell]

  • Author : Sylvia M. Vardell
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Total Pages : 343
  • ISBN-10 : 1610695615
Looking for a practitioner-oriented intro to literature for children ages 5–12? This book covers the latest trends, titles, and tools for choosing the be … GET BOOK
Pop Manga

Pop Manga [Camilla d'Errico,Stephen W. Martin]

  • Author : Camilla d'Errico,Stephen W. Martin
  • Publisher : Watson-Guptill
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Art
  • Total Pages : 192
  • ISBN-10 : 0307985512
Renowned manga artist and comics creator Camilla D'Errico's beginner's guide to drawing her signature Japanese-style characters. From comics to video games … GET BOOK
Humans and Animals: A Geography of Coexistence

Humans and Animals: A Geography of Coexistence [Julie Urbanik,Connie L. Johnston]

  • Author : Julie Urbanik,Connie L. Johnston
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Nature
  • Total Pages : 466
  • ISBN-10 : 1440838356
An engaging and at times sobering look at the coexistence of humans and animals in the 21st century and how their sometimes disparate needs affect environm … GET BOOK
The Slow Book Revolution: Creating a New Culture of Reading on College Campuses and Beyond

The Slow Book Revolution: Creating a New Culture of Reading on College Campuses and Beyond [Meagan Lacy]

  • Author : Meagan Lacy
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Total Pages : 160
  • ISBN-10 : 1610697162
This inspiring guide shows how to implement the principles of the Slow Book movement in college campus libraries as well as public and high school librarie … GET BOOK
Graphic Novels and Comics in Libraries and Archives

Graphic Novels and Comics in Libraries and Archives [Robert G. Weiner]

  • Author : Robert G. Weiner
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Literary Criticism
  • Total Pages : 288
  • ISBN-10 : 0786456930
To say that graphic novels, comics, and other forms of sequential art have become a major part of popular culture and academia would be a vast understateme … GET BOOK
American Reference Books Annual: 2019 Edition

American Reference Books Annual: 2019 Edition [Juneal M. Chenoweth]

  • Author : Juneal M. Chenoweth
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Total Pages : 552
  • ISBN-10 : 1440869146
Read professional, fair reviews by practicing academic, public, and school librarians and subject-area specialists that will enable you to make the best ch … GET BOOK
Snapdragon

Snapdragon [Kat Leyh]

  • Author : Kat Leyh
  • Publisher : First Second
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Juvenile Fiction
  • Total Pages : 240
  • ISBN-10 : 1250776341
Kat Leyh's Snapdragon is a magical realist graphic novel about a young girl who befriends her town’s witch and discovers the strange magic within herself … GET BOOK
The American Public Library Handbook

The American Public Library Handbook [Guy A. Marco]

  • Author : Guy A. Marco
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Total Pages : 533
  • ISBN-10 : 1591589118
A detailed reference work that documents every aspect of the American public library experience through topical entries, statistics, biographies, and profi … GET BOOK
Fundamentals of Collection Development and Management

Fundamentals of Collection Development and Management [Peggy Johnson]

  • Author : Peggy Johnson
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Total Pages : 424
  • ISBN-10 : 0838990495
In this fully updated revision, expert instructor and librarian Peggy Johnson addresses the art in controlling and updating your library's collection. … GET BOOK
Reference Sources for Small and Medium-sized Libraries, Eighth Edition

Reference Sources for Small and Medium-sized Libraries, Eighth Edition [Jack O'Gorman]

  • Author : Jack O'Gorman
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Total Pages : 312
  • ISBN-10 : 0838912125
Focusing on new reference sources published since 2008 and reference titles that have retained their relevance, this new edition brings O’Gorman’s comp … GET BOOK
Graphic Medicine Manifesto

Graphic Medicine Manifesto [MK Czerwiec,Ian Williams,Susan Merrill Squier,Michael J. Green,Kimberly R. Myers,Scott T. Smith]

  • Author : MK Czerwiec,Ian Williams,Susan Merrill Squier,Michael J. Green,Kimberly R. Myers,Scott T. Smith
  • Publisher : Penn State Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Comics & Graphic Novels
  • Total Pages : 208
  • ISBN-10 : 0271089369
This inaugural volume in the Graphic Medicine series establishes the principles of graphic medicine and begins to map the field. The volume combines schola … GET BOOK
Gender Dilemmas in Children’s Fiction

Gender Dilemmas in Children’s Fiction [K. Mallan]

  • Author : K. Mallan
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Social Science
  • Total Pages : 221
  • ISBN-10 : 0230244556
This engaging study examines diverse genders and sexualities in a wide range of contemporary fiction for children and young people. Mallan's insights into … GET BOOK
Make Comics Like the Pros

Make Comics Like the Pros [Greg Pak,Fred Van Lente]

  • Author : Greg Pak,Fred Van Lente
  • Publisher : Watson-Guptill
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Art
  • Total Pages : 160
  • ISBN-10 : 0385344511
A step-by-step guide to all aspects of comic book creation--from conceptualization to early drafts to marketing and promotion--written by two of the indust … GET BOOK
A Clash of Kings: The Graphic Novel: Volume One

A Clash of Kings: The Graphic Novel: Volume One [George R. R. Martin]

  • Author : George R. R. Martin
  • Publisher : Bantam
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Comics & Graphic Novels
  • Total Pages : 192
  • ISBN-10 : 1984817469
The first volume of a four-part graphic novel adaptation of the second book in George R. R. Martin’s landmark Song of Ice and Fire series, the inspiratio … GET BOOK
Compass South

Compass South [Hope Larson]

  • Author : Hope Larson
  • Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Juvenile Fiction
  • Total Pages : 224
  • ISBN-10 : 1466895934
It's 1860 in New York City. When 12-year-old twins Alexander and Cleopatra's father disappears, they join the Black Hook Gang and are caught by the police … GET BOOK
Comics through Time: A History of Icons, Idols, and Ideas [4 volumes]

Comics through Time: A History of Icons, Idols, and Ideas [4 volumes] [M. Keith Booker]

  • Author : M. Keith Booker
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Social Science
  • Total Pages : 1921
  • ISBN-10 : 0313397511
Focusing especially on American comic books and graphic novels from the 1930s to the present, this massive four-volume work provides a colorful yet authori … GET BOOK
Comics, Manga, and Graphic Novels: A History of Graphic Narratives

Comics, Manga, and Graphic Novels: A History of Graphic Narratives [Robert Petersen]

  • Author : Robert Petersen
  • Publisher : Praeger
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Comics & Graphic Novels
  • Total Pages : 274
  • ISBN-10 : 0313363315
This text examines comics, graphic novels, and manga with a broad, international scope that reveals their conceptual origins in antiquity. • Includes num … GET BOOK
A Brief Guide To OZ

A Brief Guide To OZ [Paul Simpson]

  • Author : Paul Simpson
  • Publisher : Robinson
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Performing Arts
  • Total Pages : 160
  • ISBN-10 : 1472110366
What if Dorothy Gale wasn't the only person who went to see the Wizard of Oz? MGM's landmark 1939 movie The Wizard of Oz, starring Judy Garland, did not ma … GET BOOK
How to Create a Portfolio & Get Hired Second Edition

How to Create a Portfolio & Get Hired Second Edition [Fig Taylor]

  • Author : Fig Taylor
  • Publisher : Laurence King Publishing
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Design
  • Total Pages : 160
  • ISBN-10 : 1780676441
This book shows those embarking on an illustration or graphic design career how best to put together an effective, professional portfolio. It discusses wha … GET BOOK
The Many Lives of Ajax

The Many Lives of Ajax [Timothy V. Dugan]

  • Author : Timothy V. Dugan
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Literary Criticism
  • Total Pages : 430
  • ISBN-10 : 1476628351
 Ajax, the archetypal Greek warrior, has over the years been trivialized as a peripheral character in the classics through Hollywood representations, an … GET BOOK
March: Book One

March: Book One [John Lewis,Andrew Aydin]

  • Author : John Lewis,Andrew Aydin
  • Publisher : Top Shelf Productions
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Comics & Graphic Novels
  • Total Pages : 126
  • ISBN-10 : 1603093028
Congressman John Lewis (GA-5) is an American icon, one of the key figures of the civil rights movement. His commitment to justice and nonviolence has taken … GET BOOK
The Comics World

The Comics World [Benjamin Woo,Jeremy Stoll]

  • Author : Benjamin Woo,Jeremy Stoll
  • Publisher : Univ. Press of Mississippi
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Literary Criticism
  • Total Pages : 286
  • ISBN-10 : 1496834666
Contributions by Bart Beaty, T. Keith Edmunds, Eike Exner, Christopher J. Galdieri, Ivan Lima Gomes, Charles Hatfield, Franny Howes, John A. Lent, Amy Loui … GET BOOK
Beverly

Beverly [Nick Drnaso]

  • Author : Nick Drnaso
  • Publisher : Drawn & Quarterly
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Comics & Graphic Novels
  • Total Pages : 138
  • ISBN-10 : 1770463682
A darkly funny portrait of Middle America seen through the stunted minds of its children The modern lost souls of Beverly struggle with sexual anxieties th … GET BOOK
The Routledge Companion to Comics

The Routledge Companion to Comics [Frank Bramlett,Roy Cook,Aaron Meskin]

  • Author : Frank Bramlett,Roy Cook,Aaron Meskin
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Social Science
  • Total Pages : 472
  • ISBN-10 : 1317915372
This cutting-edge handbook brings together an international roster of scholars to examine many facets of comics and graphic novels. Contributor essays prov … GET BOOK
Queer, 2nd Edition

Queer, 2nd Edition [Kathy Belge,Marke Bieschke]

  • Author : Kathy Belge,Marke Bieschke
  • Publisher : Zest Books ™
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Young Adult Nonfiction
  • Total Pages : 208
  • ISBN-10 : 1541578716
Teen life is hard enough, but for teens who are LGBTQ, it can be even harder. When do you decide to come out? Will your friends accept you? And how do you … GET BOOK
McGraw-Hill Education Preparation for the TASC Test 2nd Edition

McGraw-Hill Education Preparation for the TASC Test 2nd Edition [Kathy A. Zahler]

  • Author : Kathy A. Zahler
  • Publisher : McGraw Hill Professional
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Study Aids
  • Total Pages : 432
  • ISBN-10 : 0071843884
The official guide for TASC--the new high school equivalency test straight--from the test-makers at CTB/McGraw-Hill Education! Now updated to cover major c … GET BOOK
Sapiens: A Graphic History, Volume 1

Sapiens: A Graphic History, Volume 1 [Yuval Noah Harari]

  • Author : Yuval Noah Harari
  • Publisher : Signal
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Comics & Graphic Novels
  • Total Pages : 256
  • ISBN-10 : 0771038755
Volume one of the epic, beautifully illustrated graphic history of humankind, based on Yuval Noah Harari's internationally bestselling phenomenon In a worl … GET BOOK
The Graphic Canon, Vol. 3

The Graphic Canon, Vol. 3 [Russ Kick]

  • Author : Russ Kick
  • Publisher : Seven Stories Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Comics & Graphic Novels
  • Total Pages : 576
  • ISBN-10 : 1609807065
NOW A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER! Publisher's Weekly "Best Summer Books of 2013" The Daily Beast's "Brainy Summer Beach Reads" The classic literary canon me … GET BOOK
Social Studies Comes Alive

Social Studies Comes Alive [Ryan Casey Davis]

  • Author : Ryan Casey Davis
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 140
  • ISBN-10 : 1000503305
Social Studies Comes Alive: Engaging, Effective Strategies for the Social Studies Classroom provides teachers with critical, creative, and inquiry-based ac … GET BOOK
Unbored

Unbored [Joshua Glenn,Elizabeth Foy Larsen]

  • Author : Joshua Glenn,Elizabeth Foy Larsen
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing USA
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
  • Total Pages : 352
  • ISBN-10 : 1608197433
The most original, entertaining, and instructive all-in-one book for kids ever published-jam-packed with information, ideas, and activities for children an … GET BOOK