The Captivating, Creative, Unusual History of Comic Books

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Capstone, Jul 1, 2010 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 48 pages
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Colossal strength, mind-blowing powers, and twisted villains make for amazing block-buster movies. But comic books existed long before they exploded across the big screen. Trace the history of the ever-evolving world of comics, from its meager beginnings to its prized position in pop culture today.

 

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This book is about the history of comic books. This is probably my favorite that I read because it is so interesting. It was also very well written. Read full review

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Jennifer Besel has the best job in the world--writing and editing books for kids! Her book The Captivating, Creative, Unusual History of Comic Books was a 2011 notable book from the National Council for the Social Studies, the Children's Book Council, and the TriState Young Adult Review Committee. It was also a 2010 VOYA honor book. Jen reads, writes, and plays in Mankato, Minnesota, with her husband and two sons.

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