Category: Comics

  • Download E-books Destiny: A Novel in Pictures (Dover Fine Art, History of Art) PDF

    By Otto Nückel

    Filenote: PDF retail from EBL. Dover/EBL have created it by way of taking their great epub and switched over to PDF + pagination instead of the common appealing PDF imprint. epub is far better quality.
    Publish 12 months note: First released in 2007

    In an arresting sequence of pictures, the tale of a tender woman's tragic, usually violent, existence unfolds. persist with her as she lives out her future via seventeen chapters, together with Childhood, the daddy, the mum, provider, Love, Vengeance, The Seducer, and The Crime. each one visible size of her international is a riveting discovery.

    In the fashion of style masters Frans Masereel and Lynd Ward, Nückel's photograph novel pulses with circulation and a vibrant unstated existence. No phrases are had to accompany the 188 stark black-and-white illustrations: the images communicate for themselves.

    This wonderful pictorial narrative, open to never-ending interpretation, is charged with a page-turning strength via each one memorable and hypnotic drawing.
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  • Download E-books Batman. Serenata nocturna: El origen del Caballero Oscuro PDF

    By David Hernando

    En los años treinta, Bob Kane creó a Batman. Eso es lo que todo el mundo cree, pero nadie sabe que eso no es del todo cierto. Kane contó con l. a. ayuda de invoice Finger, uno de los mejores guionistas que ha tenido el mundo del cómic. Finger vivió en el anonimato durante toda su vida y murió solo, pobre y sin reconocimiento oficial alguno de su participación en los angeles creación de Batman.

    Batman: Serenata nocturna presenta el relato definitivo sobre los angeles creación del Caballero Oscuro, apoyado con declaraciones y entrevistas exclusivas realizadas a historiadores del mundo del cómic, así como a autores y editores de Batman que conocieron a Finger y han decidido romper su silencio.
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  • Download E-books Chi's Sweet Home, Volume 3 PDF

    By Konami Kanata

    "Kitten-rearing is whatever, yet elevating a street-smart tom cat in a construction with a strict no-pets coverage is one other tale altogether. whilst mentoring a curious kitty, tactful tabbies needs to educate with persistence and an organization paw. be mindful, cats are a distinct breed. whereas we will live on good adequate on intuition, those self same pussycat responses can result in undesirable recognition. This long-whiskered one recommends spending plenty of time along with your little furballs, for they're going to instinctively search for mischief except completely entertained"--P. [4] of canopy.
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  • Download E-books Dave Stewart's Walk-In, Graphic Novel Volume 1 PDF

    By Jeff Parker

    Reated by way of acclaimed musician Dave Stewart (Eurythmics). Written through Jeff Parker with paintings by means of Ashish Padlekar.

    Do you event lacking time? are expecting strangers' goals? Do twins appear to keep on with you anyplace you pass? And do you usually see cephalopods hooked up to other folks with no their wisdom? Don't fear, you're not likely mad... but. You're easily a Walk-In. Ian Dormouse is wasting time - actually. He wakes up in towns internationally, and has no recollection of the way he bought there or what happened within the previous weeks and months. Awaking from this type of blackouts, Ian unearths himself in Moscow and stumbles into the burlesque membership Deja Vu, bluffing his method right into a activity as a dream interpreter. It wasn't all bull, Ian truly does have visions - octopuses on people's shoulders, auras emanating round strangers, to call a number of. Ian doesn't understand it but, yet he has a few loopy psychological talents and it's approximately to make lifestyles plenty weirder...

    "Whatever else will be acknowledged approximately it, Dave Stewart, Jeff Parker and Ashish Padlekar have produced a booklet that may emphatically be claimed hence: one rattling positive comic.... Walk-In used to be the easiest rattling debut and the simplest rattling inaugural factor to a comic book I'd learn in years. I'm desirous about this booklet. for those who learn it, I make sure that you'll be too." - damaged Frontier

    "Damn. this can be GOOD." - Silver Bullet Comics

    "It should still make for a truly fascinating comedian. seize this one and sustain. (Review: A-)" - Paperback Reader
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  • Download E-books Making Comics: Storytelling Secrets of Comics, Manga and Graphic Novels PDF

    By Scott McCloud

    Scott McCloud tore down the wall among low and high tradition in 1993 with figuring out Comics, a major comedian e-book approximately comics, linking the medium to such diversified fields as media conception, motion picture feedback, and website design. In Reinventing Comics, McCloud took this to the following point, charting twelve assorted revolutions in how comics are generated, learn, and perceived at the present time. Now, in Making Comics, McCloud focuses his research at the artwork shape itself, exploring the construction of comics, from the broadest ideas to the sharpest info (like the best way to intensify a character's facial muscle groups that allows you to shape the emotion of disgust instead of the emotion of surprise.) And he does it all in his inimitable voice and during his sketch stand–in narrator, blending dry humor and legit guide. McCloud exhibits his reader the way to grasp the human via observe and photograph in a brilliantly minimalistic approach. comedian e-book devotees in addition to the main uninitiated will wonder at this trip right into a once–underappreciated paintings form.

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  • Download E-books The Art of Daniel Clowes: Modern Cartoonist PDF

    Throughout his 25-year occupation, substitute cartoonist/screenwriter Daniel Clowes has constantly been sooner than creative and cultural routine. within the overdue Nineteen Eighties his groundbreaking comedian e-book sequence Eightball outlined indie tradition with wit, venom, or even a bit sympathy. With every one successive picture novel (Ghost World, David Boring, Ice Haven, Wilson, Mister Wonderful ), Clowes has been praised for his emotionally compelling narratives that reimagine the ways in which tales may be advised in comics. The artwork of Daniel Clowes: smooth Cartoonist is the 1st monograph in this award-winning, New York Times–bestselling writer, compiled together with his entire cooperation. It contains all of Clowes’s best-known illustrations in addition to infrequent and formerly unpublished paintings, all reproduced from the unique artwork, and likewise comprises essays via famous participants similar to clothier Chip Kidd and cartoonist Chris Ware.

    Praise for The paintings of Daniel Clowes:

    "Even in case you are no longer an avid reader of [Clowes’s] books and strips (your loss), this quantity will attract and entertain." —The Atlantic

    "The genuine promoting element of Modern Cartoonist is the artwork . . . a few of which [has] been little-seen even through die-hard Clowes fans." —A.V. Club

    “This first-class retrospective of his paintings from the overdue Nineteen Eighties onward, edited by way of Alvin Buenaventura, showcases his visible presents and continually evolving sort; his attractive early stuff appears not anything like his appealing later stuff.” —Newsday
    “A excellent introduction.”

    “One of the best cartoonists of the prior a number of many years ultimately will get his due.” —The Washington Post

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  • Download E-books Journey to Cubeville (A Dilbert Book, No. 12) PDF

    By Scott Adams

    "Since Adams parted corporation with Pacific Bell in 1995, the enterprise he has equipped out of mocking enterprise has become this type of good fortune tale that the typical comic strip hero might merely dream of."--The London monetary Times

    "Go forward and reduce that Dilbert sketch. Pin it to the wall of your claustrophobic cubicle. snort at it round the water cooler, remarking how comparable it really is to the incomprehensible memos and ludicrous administration ideas at your personal company."--The Washington Post

    Dilbert, Dogbert, and the remainder of the world's favourite cubicle dwellers are bound to go away you rolling on your workspace with Scott Adams's comic strip assortment, Journey to Cubeville.

    Dilbert writer Scott Adams has anything unique for everybody who thinks their place of work is a residing monument to inefficiency--or, when you were ended in think pointless paintings is like popcorn for the soul.

    Adams lampoons every thing within the enterprise international that drives the sane employee into the land of the lunacy:

    *Network directors who've the facility to paralyze a whole company with an insignificant keystroke

    *Accountants who strength you to conflict ferociously to get reimbursed for a $2.59 ham sandwich you scarfed whereas traveling

    *Managers keen about perfect-attendance certificate, dead-end tasks, and blockading staff from enjoyable sites and respectable place of work supplies

    *Companies spending piles of dough on tasks deeply rooted in stupidity, in addition to a myriad of silly experts
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  • Download E-books Black Widow Forever Red (A Marvel YA Novel) PDF

    By Margaret Stohl

    Enter the realm of the Avengers' iconic grasp undercover agent

    Natasha Romanoff is without doubt one of the world's such a lot deadly assassins. informed from a tender age within the arts of demise and deception, Natasha used to be given the identify of Black Widow by way of Ivan Somodorov, her brutal instructor on the purple Room, Moscow's notorious academy for operatives.

    Ava Orlova is simply attempting to slot in as a standard Brooklyn teen, yet her lifestyles has been whatever yet average.The daughter of a lacking Russian quantum physicist, Ava used to be subjected to a sequence of ruthless army experiments-until she used to be rescued by means of Black Widow and positioned lower than S.H.I.E.L.D. defense. Ava has regularly longed to reconnect together with her mysterious savior, yet Black Widow isn't the large sister type.

    Until now.

    When young ones everywhere jap Europe start to move lacking, and rumors of smuggled pink Room tech illuminate the darkish web, Natasha suspects her previous instructor has returned-and that Ava Orlova will be the one one that can cease him. To defeat the madman who threatens their destiny, Natasha and Ava needs to get to the bottom of their pasts. merely then will they notice the reality in regards to the dark-eyed boy with an hourglass tattoo who haunts Ava's goals. . . .

    Black Widow:Forever Red gains the entire heart-pounding experience readers anticipate from wonder, written via number one long island instances best-selling writer Margaret Stohl. discover a brand new aspect of the wonder Universe that might thrill unswerving fanatics and novices alike, as Stohl unearths the untold tale of Black Widow for the first actual time.
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