Comics: Easy as ABC!

Book Verdict

Comics: Easy as ABC!


First Release:

August 2019

ISBN: 9781943145447

Filled with activities, Comics: Easy as ABC is a fun way for young readers to effortlessly and playfully start thinking like writers and artists. This simple guide is also aimed at parents, teachers, and librarians: all will enjoy learning the ABCs of this popular and rapidly growing medium. Children kindergarten-age and up are shown how to use basic shapes to make faces, eyes, noses, and design their own characters. Ivan Brunetti 's funny and incisive advice on the language of comics (panels, lettering, balloons, and so much more) naturally leads budding artists and writers into thinking about their characters, settings, and prompts. A section with essential tips on how to read comics with young children rounds out the package. Featuring advice from master cartoonists and star authors -- including Geoffrey Hayes, Eleanor Davis, Art Spiegelman, and many others.

About the contributors. Index. Further resources. Selected bibliography. Full-color illustrations.

  • ISBN: 9781943145447
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Toon Books
    Page Count: 56
    Trim Size: 10 1/2" x 7 1/2"
    Genre: Nonfic
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