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

Author: Michael Pawuk

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN:

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 719

View: 552

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

Italian Literature since 1900 in English Translation 1929-2016

An Annotated Bibliography, 1929–2016

Author: Robin Healey

Publisher: University of Toronto Press

ISBN:

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 1104

View: 925

This annotated enumerative bibliography lists all English-language translations of twentieth- and twenty-first-century Italian literature.

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Creating a Graphic Novel, 2nd Edition

Author: Nat Gertler

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 336

View: 529

Graphic novel guidance from two experts in the field. Here is a clear, beginning-to-end guide to creating a graphic novel, from developing a concept to getting it to readers. Heavily illustrated, this book explains the tools used, demonstrates techniques, and offers tricks of the trade. Writers and illustrators alike will find it the best overall introduction to the world of graphic novels. ?New edition features a larger format with expanded illustrations. ?Publishers Weekly reports graphic novel sales in the U.S. and Canada at $375 million in 2007, quintuple sales from 2001, while in 2008, United Press International reports, graphic novel business is booming. ?Well-known author in the graphic novel community, both Eisner Award nominees

Information Resources in the Humanities and the Arts, 6th Edition

Author: Anna H. Perrault Ph.D.

Publisher: Libraries Unlimited

ISBN:

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 461

View: 955

This familiar guide to information resources in the humanities and the arts, organized by subjects and emphasizing electronic resources, enables librarians, teachers, and students to quickly find the best resources for their diverse needs.

Public Library Core Collection

A Selection Guide to Reference Books and Adult Nonfiction. Nonfiction

Author: John Greenfieldt

Publisher: Hw Wilson Co

ISBN:

Category: Public libraries

Page: 1856

View: 749

The Bowker Annual 2008

Library and Book Trade Almanac

Author: Information Today Inc

Publisher: Information Today

ISBN:

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 850

View: 922

McGraw-Hill Education Preparation for the TASC Test 2nd Edition

The Official Guide to the Test

Author: Kathy A. Zahler

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN:

Category: Study Aids

Page: 432

View: 213

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 changes in test content, McGraw-Hill Education Preparation for the TASC Test walks you step-by-step through the test. Each section features a pre-test that helps you identify strengths and weaknesses before study. Each chapter includes review of the test subjects and exercises that reinforce new skills. Learning objectives are based on the Common Core State Standards, just like the real exam. You also get authentic TASC test questions with explanations, straight from the test maker. Test presently administered in California, Indiana, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, West Virginia, and Wyoming. Features: Exclusive: Authentic sample TASC test questions--straight from the test-makers at CTB/McGraw-Hill Education! Review and practice with all the latest TASC question types

Children's Catalog

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Children's literature

Page:

View: 847

The 1st ed. includes an index to v. 28-36 of St. Nicholas.

Gender Dilemmas in Children's Fiction

Author: Kerry Mallan

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

ISBN:

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 240

View: 891

This engaging study examines diverse genders and sexualities in a wide range of contemporary fiction for children and young people. Mallans insights into key dilemmas arising from the texts treatment of romance, beauty, cyberbodies, queer, and comedy are provocative and trustworthy, and deliver exciting theoretical and social perspectives.