eBook The Reference Shelf: Graphic Novels & Comics, 1st Edition

  • Kat Kan
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  • ISBN-10: 0824212592
  • ISBN-13: 9780824212599
  • DDC: 741.5
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 200 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released November 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010
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Graphic Novels and Comic Books explores the origins, development, and future of these vibrant and increasingly respected modes of expression.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Up, Up, and Away: The Rise of Graphic Novels.
2: Out of the “Comics Ghetto”: Graphic Novels as Serious Literature.
3: Comics in the Classroom: Using Graphic Novels to Improve Literacy.
4: Graphica in the Stacks: The Role of Librarians.
5: The People Behind the Pencils: Conversations with Artists.
About the Editor.