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The most popular Comic book & cartoon art books currently available. Updated weekly.
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Complete MAUS
Tells the story of Vladek Spiegelman, a Jewish survivor of Hitler's Europe, and his son, a cartoonist coming to terms with his father's story. In this title, Vladek's harrowing story of survival is woven into the author's account of his tortured relationship with his aging father.
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Long Drawn Out Trip: A Memoir
The legendary cartoonist and designer tells his life story for the first time.
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Chinglish
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Kawaii: How to Draw Really Cute Food: Draw Adorable Animal Food Art in the Cutest Style Ever!
An instructional step-by-step guide devoted to drawing really cute food for young and old.
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Marvelous Life: The Amazing Story of Stan Lee
A biography of Stan Lee, beloved comicbook writer and former president and chairman of Marvel Comics by Lee's handpicked regular interviewer and colleague for over three decades.
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Draw 62 Characters and Make Them Cute: Step-by-Step Drawing for Figures and Personality; for Artists, Cartoonists, and Doodlers
The third title in Quarry's delightful new illustration series, Draw 62 Characters and Make Them Cute features how-to visual instruction and variation ideas for 62 different interesting characters, with room for readers to add their own!
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For the Love of Peanuts
A beautifully designed and produced collection of artwork by the Peanuts Global Artist Collective alongside original Peanuts strips and interviews with the artists.
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Steven Universe: Art & Origins
The Art of Steven Universe is the first book to take fans behind the scenes of the groundbreaking and boundlessly creative Cartoon Network animated series Steven Universe. The eponymous Steven is a boy who-alongside his mentors, the Crystal Gems (Garnet, Amethyst, and Pearl)-must learn to use his inherited powers to protect his home, Beach City, from the forces of evil. Bursting with concept art, production samples, early sketches, storyboards and exclusive commentary, this lavishly illustrated companion book offers a meticulous oral and visual history of the show, as well as an all-access tour of the creative team's process.,<br> <br> Beginning with creator Rebecca Sugar's early influences and work, then delving into the making of the series, The Art of Steven Universe reveals how Sugar, the writers, the animators and the voice actors work in tandem to bring this adventure-packed television series to life.
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Art of Vintage DC Comics
Celebrating the 75th Anniversary of DC Comics, these 100 unique postcards feature the incredible art of DC's comic book covers from the 1930s through the 1980's.
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How to Draw Comics the "Marvel" Way
Stan Lee, the founding father of Marvel Comics, and John Buscema, artist of the classic Silver Surfer series, give professional advice and instruction for budding comics artists. Learn how to draw the Marvel way, courtesy of this lavishly illustrated, step-by-step guide to all facets of the process.
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Spike Milligan - Mini Wall calendar 2020 (Art Calendar)
Perhaps best known as the co-creator of and writer for the Goon Show, Spike Milligan has received accolades as a comedian, musician, poet and playwright. This mini wall calendar features a selection of his hilarious cartoons that have been chosen by his Manager, Norma Farnes. The datepad features previous and next month's views.
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Little Book of Manga Drawing: More than 50 tips and techniques for learning the art of manga and anime
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Powers of a Girl
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Art Of Bravest Warriors
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Marvel Museum
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Monster Book of Zombies, Spooks and Ghouls
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Re: Monster
Tomokui Kanata has suffered an early death, but his adventures are far from over. He is reborn into a world of monsters and magic - but as a lowly goblin! The now renamed Rou uses his new physical prowess and his old memories to plow ahead in a world where consuming other creatures allows him to acquire their powers.
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Misty Presents The Jordi Badia Romero Collection
Deluxe over-sized art-book celebrating the art of a lost master of horror illustration!
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Understanding Comics
A look at the history, meaning, and art of comics and cartooning. Using comics to examine the medium itself, the author takes the form of a cartoon character and explains the structure, meaning, and appeal of comics, and provides a running analysis of comics as art, literature, and communication.
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100 Manga Artists
Discover the latest and the greatest of Japan's manga scene. This revised and updated edition features classic maestros like Osamu Tezuka (creator of Astro Boy) and Katsuhiro Otomo (creator of Akira) as well as the most exciting newcomers such as Hajime Isayama and, of course, their fictional superstars.
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Book of Sarah
Distilled from thousands of diary drawings begun in her parents' garden shed back in 1996, Sarah Lightman's The Book of Sarah is an alternative bible to the one she moved away from, along with the religious Jewish lifestyle she followed as a teenager.
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Heath Robinson: Wonderful Contraptions and Extraordinary Inventions
The craziest inventions and funniest machines from the pen of Heath Robinson
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Peanuts Guide to Happiness
The latest in a series of beautiful small-format themed gift books, featuring the much-loved Peanuts characters
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Marvel 80th Anniversary Postcard Book
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Ken Reid's World Wide Weirdies Volume 1
GLORIOUS GROTESQUES FROM AROUND THE GLOBE!
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Power of Comics: History, Form, and Culture
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Framed Ink: Drawing and Composition for Visual Storytellers
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Peanuts: The Poster Book: 20 Art Prints Ready to Frame
Give your home an instant makeover with Snoopy, Charlie Brown, and friends.
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Ravens of Thri Sahashri: A cooperative card game for two players
A cooperative card game in which players work to rescue Ren, a young girl locked in a catatonic state. Designed for two players, this game is sure to challenge game and puzzle enthusiasts.
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Manga
The story of manga, a vibrant form of Japanese narrative art, from its historic roots to its place as a contemporary global phenomenon.
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Spider-Man Postcard Book
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How to Draw an Object: The Foolproof Method
Learn to draw charming objects!
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Draw Great Characters: 75 Art Exercises for Comics and Animation
Everything you need to know about drawing characters with confidence.
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R. Crumb Wall Calendar 2020 (Art Calendar)
Prolific American cartoonist R. Crumb is known for his satire of modern American culture. This calendar showcases 12 of his fantastic cartoons, including the hugely popular Fritz the Cat, Keep on Truckin' and covers of his magazine Weirdo. Informative text accompanies each work and the datepad features previous and next month's views.
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How to Draw a Character: The Foolproof Method
Learn to draw charming characters!
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You Will be Able to Draw Manga by the End of this Book
Unlock your artistic talents and create your own exciting manga art with this unique interactive handbook.
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Getting Started in Comic Book Design
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Fight Through Cartoons: My story of harassment, intimidation & jail
'You can ban my books, you can ban my cartoons, but you cannot ban my mind. I will keep drawing until the last drop of my ink'- Zunar. First-hand accounts of Zunar's arrests, imprisonment and court charges
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Heath Robinson Wall Calendar 2020 (Art Calendar)
Courtesy of the Heath Robinson Museum, this fantastic art calendar brings together 12 witty and hilarious drawings of complicated machines. Informative text accompanies each work in this art calendar and the datepad features previous and next month's views.
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How to Draw Manga
This practical book provides a detailed guide to drawing manga. It offers budding artists the chance to take step-by-step lessons, and learn essential skills from professional artists.
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Ethel & Ernest
Featureing Jim Broadbent, Brenda Blethyn and Luke Treadaway Utterly original, deeply moving and very funny, this is the story of Raymond Briggs' parents' marriage, lady's maid Ethel and milkman Ernest, from their first chance encounter in 1928, through the birth of their son Raymond in 1934, to their deaths, within months of each other, in 1971.
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Amazing Fantastic Incredible
Stan Lee is legendary in the history of comic books, the man behind Spider-Man, The X-Men and The Incredible Hulk. A graphic-memoir of his life.
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Mythology: The DC Comics Art of Alex Ross
With a new jacket and an additional 16 pages, this book reveals Ross's lifelong love of these classic superheroes and his vision - combining his dynamic art with Chip Kidd's kinetic design.
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How to Draw Comics
Develop your own style as you learn about and practise the principles of drawing comics, graphic novels and manga with this fun and interactive guide. Full of useful tips, advice and working examples with space for you to practise and experiment, this a perfect guide for beginners and more experienced comic artists of all ages.
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Doodled Dogs: Dozens of clever doodling exercises & ideas for dog people
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Transformers: A Visual History (Limited Edition)
Celebrating 35 years of rare and iconic TRANSFORMERS imagery, this deluxe limited edition art book will delight fans of all ages!
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Moe Manifesto: An Insider's Look at the Worlds of Manga, Anime, and Gaming
MOE is a huge cultural phenomenon and one of the driving forces behind the enormous success of Japanese anime and manga not just in Japan now, but throughout the world
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Doodled Cats: Dozens of clever doodling exercises & ideas for cat people
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Popeye 2020 Square Wall Calendar
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How to Draw: Manga Boys: In Simple Steps
28 easy-to-follow simple shapes and step-by-step illustrations to get you drawing these wonderful manga boy characters.