I highly recommend this to anyone who has even the slightest interest in comic books.
This is one of my favorite books and one of the most insightful, unique, and enjoyable books that I've ever read.
In "Understanding Comics", McCloud has created the perfect primer on the subject of "Comics as an Art Form".
If you think you know anything at all about comics, you had better be very familiar with this book. It presents the theory that is the basis of today's comic writing, drawing, and... Read morePublished 9 days ago by Jessica R McKinley
It is a very valuable book required by my teacher to study pictures around the world and how they speak.Published 15 days ago by mayanman
This book is STILL a must-read for anyone and everyone interested in art, empathy, visual media of any kind, storytelling, reading, and communication.Published 22 days ago by Jonathan Sauder
I read this for my Mass Media class. It's kind of long. But it was really great to be assigned a comic book to read for academic purposes!Published 1 month ago by Laura
Great book, if you love reading manga and sometimes comics as much as I do. Get a chance and know how they workPublished 1 month ago by Benjamin Mensah
Pretty good explanation of what comics entail, how they function, their purpose in life, and how they can grow and expand to something far beyond what is expected of them.Published 1 month ago by rockinfilmmaker44