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500 essential graphic novels : the ultimate guide

Author: Gene Kannenberg
Publisher: New York : Collins Design, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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500 Essential Graphic Novels is an all-in-one guide to this form of visual literature. Included more than 350 authors and 400 artists. From politically-charged non-fiction sagas to imaginative fantasy tales, this ultimate guide has something to satisfy everyone's taste. This book focuses on each graphic novel separately, honing in on art technique, style and prose, plus an age rating system so parents will know what  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Bibliography
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gene Kannenberg
ISBN: 9780061474514 0061474517
OCLC Number: 179808346
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: 527 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Adventure --
Non-fiction --
Crime and mystery --
Fantasy --
General fiction --
Horror --
Humor --
Science fiction --
Superheroes --
War --
Reference --
Indexes --
Publisher information --
Contributors.
Other Titles: Five hundred essential graphic novels
Responsibility: Gene Kannenberg, Jr.

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500 Essential Graphic Novels is an all-in-one guide to this form of visual literature. Included more than 350 authors and 400 artists. From politically-charged non-fiction sagas to imaginative fantasy tales, this ultimate guide has something to satisfy everyone's taste. This book focuses on each graphic novel separately, honing in on art technique, style and prose, plus an age rating system so parents will know what is suitable for their children. Chapters are divided by genre, complete with individual plot synopses and star-scaled reviews for each book, providing the reader with a concise and balanced understanding of today's best graphic novels.

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