Category: Comics Graphic Novels

  • Download E-books Storymaze 2: The Eye of Ulam (Storymaze series) PDF

    By Terry Denton

    These sharp and hilarious technological know-how fiction tales with comic-style illustrations inspire reluctant and enthusiastic readers alike to learn the images as a part of an ongoing narrative to construct visible literacy. each one high-energy story follows the various browsing adventures of Nico, Claudia, and Mikey as they plunge into parallel worlds and bizarre areas past the recognized universe. half novel, half comedian booklet, those stories twist while least anticipated and consistently stretch a child’s mind's eye and humor. teenagers also will get pleasure from numerous verbal puns and jokes during the adventures.
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  • Download E-books Storymaze 5: The Minotaur's Maze (Storymaze series) PDF

    By Terry Denton

    The 5th ebook within the hilarious Storymaze comedian experience sequence once more visits bizarre locations past this universe. in the course of a visit to a overall healthiness farm on the earth Knossus, Claudia falls in love with the fearsome Minotaur. Enlisting assistance from her buddies Nico and Mikey, she makes an attempt to loose the Minotaur from his criminal on the middle of an impenetrable maze. This comedian novel encourages young children to learn the photographs as a part of the continued narrative and to benefit from the visible and verbal puns, jokes, and double meanings.
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  • Download E-books George Washington, Graphic Biography (Saddleback Graphic: Biographies) PDF

    By Saddleback Educational Publishing

    Fast moving and easy-to-read, those softcover 32-page photo biographies educate scholars approximately ancient figures: those that lead us into new territory, pursued clinical discoveries; battled injustice and prejudice; and broke down inventive and inventive boundaries. those biographies provide various wealthy fundamental and secondary resource fabric to help educating to criteria. utilizing the pix, scholars can turn on previous knowledgebridge what they already understand with what they've got but to profit. Graphically illustrated biographies additionally educate inference talents, personality improvement, discussion, transitions, and drawing conclusions. photograph biographies within the lecture room supply an intervention with confirmed good fortune for the suffering reader. good points: Full-color drawings have interaction the reader. each one biography is entire in 32-pages. Speech bubbles and nonfiction textual content on each web page. strong photographs catch and carry pupil curiosity. Highlights: fast moving nonfiction tales. powerful characters and robust position types.
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  • Download E-books Green Lantern and Philosophy: No Evil Shall Escape this Book PDF

    By Mark D. White, William Irwin

    The first examine the philosophy at the back of the golf green Lantern comics—timed for the discharge of the Green Lantern motion picture in June 2011

    The latest Green Lantern series—Blackest Night—propelled GL to be the top-selling comedian sequence for greater than a 12 months, the newest twist in seven many years of eco-friendly Lantern adventures. This booklet sheds mild at the deep philosophical concerns that emerge from the fairway Lantern Corps's tales and characters, from what Plato's story of the hoop of Gyges tells us in regards to the eco-friendly Lantern ring and the will for strength as to if determination is an important energy to who's the best eco-friendly Lantern of all time.

    • Gives you a brand new standpoint on eco-friendly Lantern characters, tale traces, and themes
    • Shows what philosophical heavy hitters comparable to Aristotle, Descartes, and Kant can train us approximately contributors of the fairway Lantern Corp and their world
    • Answers your so much urgent eco-friendly Lantern questions, together with: What motivates Hal Jordan to be a eco-friendly Lantern? Does the Blackest evening strength us to confront previous male/female stereotypes? what's the foundation for ethical judgment within the eco-friendly Lantern Corps? Is Hal Jordan a murderer?

    Whether you are a new fan or an elder from Oa, Green Lantern and Philosophy is a must have companion.

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  • Download E-books HELLBOY WILD HUNT #6 (OF 8) PDF

    In a terrifying citadel embellished with useless squaddies, Hellboy reels from contemporary revelations approximately his bloodline and his connection to British background, and to the Queen of Blood herself. yet there is little time for him to contemplate his future while Astaroth arrives, resulting in a conflict that might tear down the fortress partitions round the subconscious Alice. This factor additionally encompasses a backup tale by way of Scott Allie (Solomon Kane) and Patric Reynolds, that includes Henry Hood, the zealous witchfinder brought in Hellboy: Darkness Calls!
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  • Download E-books Alan Moore: Conversations (Conversations with Comic Artists Series) PDF

    By Eric L. Berlatsky

    British comics author Alan Moore (b. 1953) has a name for equivalent components brilliance and eccentricity. residing hermit-like within the similar Midlands city for his whole existence, he supposedly refuses touch with the skin international whereas growing his unusual, dense comics, fiction, and function artwork. whereas Moore did claim himself a wizard on his 40th birthday and claims to have communed with extradimensional beings, reticence and seclusion have by no means been between his eccentricities. to the contrary, for lengthy stretches of his profession Moore looked to be keen to speak with all comers: fanzines, magazines, different artists, newspapers, magazines, and private web content. good over 100 interviews some time past thirty years function testimony to Moore's willingness to be engaged in effective conversation.

    Alan Moore: Conversations, nominated for an Eisner award, includes ten sizeable interviews, starting with Moore's first released dialog, carried out through V for Vendetta cocreator David Lloyd in 1981. the remaining hide the majority of his significant works, together with Watchmen, V for Vendetta, Swamp Thing, Marvelman, The League of notable Gentlemen, Promethea, From Hell, Lost Girls, and the incomplete Big Numbers.

    While Moore's own existence and fraught enterprise family are mentioned sometimes, the interviews selected are mostly dedicated to Moore's inventive practices and methods, together with his moving social, political, and philosophical ideals. As such, Alan Moore: Conversations may still upload to any reader's leisure and figuring out of Moore's paintings.
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  • Download E-books Les Aventures de Tintin, Tome 16 : Objectif Lune PDF

    By Herge

    L x w x h (cm) : 30.5 x 22.5 x 0.8 Weight (gm): 428 examine the world's most renowned traveling reporter in his local language, French, as Tintin's adventures take him to the mysterious Sprodj Atomic learn Centre. Tintin and Captain Haddock are surprised to discover that Professor Calculus is making plans a top-secret venture from the Sprodj Atomic study Centre in Syldavia. And prior to our intrepid hero understands it, the following cease in this experience is...Space. sign up for the main iconic personality in comics as he embarks on a rare experience spanning historic and political occasions, and exciting mysteries. nonetheless promoting over 100,000 copies each year within the united kingdom and having been tailored for the silver display via Steven Spielberg and Peter Jackson in 2011. The Adventures of Tintin proceed to appeal greater than eighty years when they first stumbled on their means into booklet. considering the fact that then an anticipated 230 million copies were bought, proving that comedian books have a similar energy to entertain young ones and adults within the twenty first century as they did within the early twentieth. Le 10 janvier 1929, un jeune reporter fait son apparition dans Le Petit Vingtième, le supplément pour enfants du quotidien belge Le XXe siècle. Son nom ? Tintin. Accompagné de Milou, un jeune chien blanc, il half pour los angeles "Russie soviétique". Son créateur, un sure Georges Remi, signe Hergé, pseudonyme inspiré par ses initiales. Après ce leading voyage en Russie, qui donne naissance à l'album Tintin chez les Soviets, le jeune reporter s'envole pour l'Afrique (Tintin au Congo), puis pour l'Amérique. Mais c'est Le Lotus bleu, publié dans Le Petit Vingtième dès août 1934, qui marque un tournant vital dans l' uvre d'Hergé. Celui-ci, après avoir rencontré Tchang Tchong-Jen, jeune étudiant chinois qui lui a ouvert les yeux sur l'Asie, va désormais se soucier de rigueur documentaire. Il va aussi s'efforcer de faire passer dans ses histoires un message d'humanisme et de tolérance. Le succès de son reporter à los angeles houppe ne va cesser de grandir. Hergé lui fait parcourir le monde. Il teinte ses aventures d'onirisme (L'Étoile mystérieuse), flirte avec le surnaturel (Les Sept Boules de cristal), l'expédie même sur l. a. lune. Il donne à Tintin des compagnons d'aventure qui vont prendre une position essentielle : les Dupont/d (Les Cigares du pharaon), le capitaine Haddock (Le Crabe aux pinces d'or), le professeur Tournesol (Le mystery de los angeles Licorne) ou Bianca Castafiore (Le Sceptre d'Ottokar). Hergé n'hésite pas à jouer avec ses personnages : Les Bijoux de l. a. Castafiore montrent un Tintin dépassé par les événements, loin de son snapshot traditionnelle. Jusqu'à l' uvre ultime, laissée inachevée par l. a. mort d'Hergé en mars 1983 : Tintin et l'alph-art, dont l. a. dernière case montre le héros en bien fâcheuse posture... Tintin a su séduire les jeunes comme les adultes. Grâce à l. a. lisibilité de los angeles narration et du dessin, los angeles justesse des dialogues, le sens du rebondissement et de l'intrigue... Mais aussi le souffle de l'aventure, de l'amitié et de l. a. générosité. Et, en plus, ce quelque selected d'indéfinissable qu'Hergé lui-même ne savait expliquer... Une bande dessinée universelle. --Gilbert Jacques
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