Geek Out!: A Modern Nerd's Guide to Comic Books, 1st Edition

  • Nicole Horning
  • Published By: Gareth Stevens Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1538240084
  • ISBN-13: 9781538240083
  • DDC: 741.5
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released October 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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Comic books have been popular for generations, and the success of films based on superheroes such as Wonder Woman and Black Panther has proven that their popularity shows no signs of slowing down. However, with so many series to choose from, the world of comic books can seem overwhelming, especially for young fans. This accessible guide is designed specifically for those fans. Featuring informative and engaging text, fun sidebars, and an eye-catching design that includes helpful graphic organizers, this essential resource encourages readers to appreciate the past, enjoy the present, and help shape the future of comic books.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: A Comic for Everyone.
2: Comics: A History.
3: Comic Companies.
4: Where to Get Comics.
5: Reading Comic Books.
6: One World, Many Stories.
7: How to Store Comics.
8: Comic Book Stores.
9: Comic Conventions.
10: The Future of Comic Books.
For More Information.
Other Backmatter.