Helen McCarthy has written seven books and countless articles about Japanese animation and comics. She travels the world lecturing on anime and manga and is often seen on TV documentaries, at film festivals, and at fan conventions. She learned to cross-stitch when she was four years old.
As the first reviewer in well over a year, I want to say I regret buying this at the used book store when I could have purchased it for a fraction of the price here. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Jane in Milwaukee
This book and CD-ROM provides a manga fan the opportunity to translate favorite characters and artwork into cross-stitch patterns. Read morePublished on January 26, 2013 by CCK
This book has been great to get a complete newcomer to cross-stitching to get interested enough to stick with the project to continue learning. Read morePublished on March 20, 2012 by Hanna.w.
This is such a nice modern twist on cross stitching. I am 18 and anime/manga and cross stitching are two of my passions. Putting those two together is pure heaven.Published on August 17, 2011 by Carolyn R.
This is an odd sort of book that seems to have a bit of an identity crisis. It starts by trying to teach the very basics of cross stitch. Read morePublished on December 9, 2010 by Amy Button-Denby
I have been doing cross stitch for a few years and the usual patterns got dull but this book opens a brand new world to explore. Read morePublished on October 18, 2010 by Miss Kitty
Manga maniacs who like to cross-stitch or are interested in learning will love this book. For those who have cross-stitched before, have fun. Read morePublished on May 30, 2010 by Brian Hulett
I love fabric crafts, sewing, crochet, knitting, but cross-stitch never appealed to me because I thought of it as boring and all about floral flitty things. Read morePublished on February 23, 2010 by Raquel S.
First off, I'm kind of stunned that anyone thought they were going to get a full version of the software with a $20 ($13 on Amazon) hardcover book. Read morePublished on February 18, 2010 by Cupcake