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March 2006

Graphic Novels · Books About Graphic Novels

Writing & Drawing Comics

the cover of Graphic Storytelling and Visual Narrative

How to Draw Shoujo
Robert Acosta and Paul Kilpatrick

Visual Storytelling: The Art and Technique
Tony C. Caputo

Comics and Sequential Art
Will Eisner

Graphic Storytelling and Visual Narrative
Will Eisner

The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Creating a Graphic Novel
Nat Gertler

the cover of Mangaquest: Join the Adventure and Learn How to Draw It

Mangaquest: Join the Adventure and Learn How to Draw It
Ben Gibson

Draw Comics with Dick Giordano
Dick Giordano

The Business of Comics
Lurene Haines

The Writer’s Guide to the Business of Comics
Lurene Haines

Manga Mania Villains: How to Draw the Dastardly Characters of Japanese Comics
Christopher Hart

the cover of How to Draw Manga: Illustrating Battles

How to Draw Manga: Illustrating Battles
Hikaru Hayashi

How to Draw Manga: Occult and Horror
Hikaru Hayashi

Manga Secrets
Lea Hernandez

How to Draw Comics the Marvel Way
Stan Lee and John Buscema

Draw Your Own Manga: Beyond the Basics
Haruno Nagatomo

the cover of Superhero Madness

Superhero Madness
David Okum

Drawing Dynamic Comics
Andy Smith

How to Draw Manga: Power up Manga Techniques for Beginners
Society for the Study of Manga Techniques

How to Draw Manga: Making Anime
Yoyogi Animation Gakuin

History & Commentary

Arguing Comics: Literary Masters on a Popular Medium

the cover of  The Legion Companion

Black Superheroes, Milestone Comics, and Their Fans
Jeffrey A. Brown

The Legion Companion
Glen Cadigan

Comic Books: Examining Pop Culture

The Will Eisner Companion: The Pioneering Spirit of the Father of the Graphic Novel
N. C. Christopher Couch

Foul Play: The Art and Artists of the Notorious 1950s E.C. Comics!
Grant Geissman

the cover of Foul Play: The Art and Artists of the Notorious 1950s E.C. Comics!

Comic Book Encyclopedia: The Ultimate Guide to Characters, Graphic Novels, Writers, and Artists in the Comic Book Universe
Ron Goulart

Graphic Novels: Everything You Need to Know
Paul Gravett

Manga: Sixty Years of Japanese Comics
Paul Gravett

The Art of the Comic Book: An Aesthetic History

Alternative Comics: An Emerging Literature
Charles Hatfield

the cover of Silver Age: The Second Generation of Comic Book Artists

Silver Age: The Second Generation of Comic Book Artists
Daniel Herman

Men of Tomorrow: Geeks, Gangsters and the Birth of the Comic Book
Gerard Jones

Rebel Visions: The Underground Comix Revolution, 1963-1975
Patrick Rosenkranz

Comics, Comix & Graphic Novels
Roger Sabin

Comics: The Underground Revolution
Dez Skinn

Black Images in the Comics: A Visual History
Fredrik Strömberg

Tales of Terror! The EC Companion
Fred von Bernewitz

Faster Than a Speeding Bullet: The Rise of the Graphic Novel
Stephen Weiner